New Documents Show Jeffrey Epstein Contacts With Ghislaine Maxwell

Jeffrey Epstein was offering advice to Ghislaine Maxwell as late as 2015, according to newly unsealed documents, despite her lawyer’s statement that the British socialite had “no contact” with the disgraced financier in a decade. “You have done nothing wrong and I would urge you to start acting like it,” Epstein writes in a typo-ridden … Read more New Documents Show Jeffrey Epstein Contacts With Ghislaine Maxwell

The Secret Barrister on why it’s so difficult for rape victims to get justice

Last week we heard from the anonymous author The Secret Barrister about why they say that the legal system in England and Wales is in crisis. (Subscribe: https://bit.ly/C4_News_Subscribe) Tonight, The Secret Barrister tells us why they think it is so difficult for the victims of one of the most serious crimes – rape – to … Read more The Secret Barrister on why it’s so difficult for rape victims to get justice

Chicago mayor to Trump: It’s ‘not happening’

Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot on Wednesday said, “we don’t need unnamed, secret federal agents” on the streets of Chicago and added that she’s “not going to hesitate to take the president to court.” Hours after Chicago Mayor Lightfoot pleaded for an end to Chicago’s “carnage” of gang violence, U.S. President Donald Trump announced that officers … Read more Chicago mayor to Trump: It’s ‘not happening’

New audio reveals Johnny Depp told Amber Heard, ‘We are a crime scene waiting to happen’

Extracts of a tape recording of Johnny Depp and Amber Heard discussing physical violence in their relationship which has been released by the Crown Prosecution Service. The audio also captured a discussion the two had over an altercation in the bathroom Get the latest headlines: https://www.telegraph.co.uk/ Telegraph.co.uk and YouTube.com/TelegraphTV are websites of The Telegraph, the … Read more New audio reveals Johnny Depp told Amber Heard, ‘We are a crime scene waiting to happen’

Russians Protest Governor’s Arrest as Crackdown Deepens

Thousands of people marched through the streets of the Russian far east city of Khabarovsk, local media reported on Saturday, in a second week of protests over the arrest of the region’s popular governor, amid a deepening crackdown on opponents of President Vladimir Putin. Demonstrators carried slogans demanding the release of Khabarovsk Governor Sergey Furgal, … Read more Russians Protest Governor’s Arrest as Crackdown Deepens

Lori Daybell Asks Again for a Bond Reduction

Idaho defendant Lori Daybell is scheduled for court Friday in Madison County. Her defense is expected to ask for a reduction to her $1 million bond in her ongoing misdemeanor case. The hearing is set to begin at 12:30 p.m. ET / 10:30 a.m. MT. You can watch in the player above. Her defense wants … Read more Lori Daybell Asks Again for a Bond Reduction

Commissioner Has Warned Rape Is ‘Effectively Being Decriminalised’ Due to Convictions Collapse | GMB

Rape has been ‘decriminalised’ by the Crown Prosecution Service according to the Victims’ Commissioner Dame Vera Baird who on Tuesday blasted top prosecutors for ‘shocking’ failures in the way they handle the crime. In a hugely significant intervention, Dame Vera, says ministers should consider taking matters out of the Director of Public Prosecutions’ control to … Read more Commissioner Has Warned Rape Is ‘Effectively Being Decriminalised’ Due to Convictions Collapse | GMB

Tiananmen Vigil Organizers Taken To Hong Kong Court

The organizers of a vigil commemorating China’s bloody 1989 crackdown in Tiananmen Square appeared in a Hong Kong court on Monday on charges of inciting others to participate in an unlawful assembly. A total of 13 people were charged over the June 4 vigil, including Lee Cheuk-Yan, who chairs the Hong Kong Alliance in Support … Read more Tiananmen Vigil Organizers Taken To Hong Kong Court

Former prosecutor analyzes Ghislaine Maxwell case

Law professor and former prosecutor Jessica Roth says Maxwell’s prosecution will center on witness testimony. ABC News Live Prime, Weekdays at 7EST & 9EST WATCH the ABC News Live Stream Here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=w_Ma8oQLmSM SUBSCRIBE to ABC NEWS: https://bit.ly/2vZb6yP Watch More on http://abcnews.go.com/ LIKE ABC News on FACEBOOK https://www.facebook.com/abcnews FOLLOW ABC News on TWITTER: https://twitter.com/abc

Why Gender-Based Violence is So Prevalent in South Africa (And How To End It)

South Africa’s President Cyril Ramaphosa in June lamented the “culture of silence around gender-based violence” in the country after a “surge” in murders of women and children. The country now faces two pandemics, Covid-19 and the violence against women and children that has risen sharply, he said as he announced further easing of lockdown measures … Read more Why Gender-Based Violence is So Prevalent in South Africa (And How To End It)

Kamala Harris’s Police Reform Push Becomes Biden Running Mate Tryout

Kamala Harris’s push for police reform in the Senate is shaping up as an audition for the job of Joe Biden’s vice president, as she makes herself a highly public voice for change after years as a no-nonsense prosecutor. By promoting a bill to ban police chokeholds and make other changes — and by publicly … Read more Kamala Harris’s Police Reform Push Becomes Biden Running Mate Tryout

Court Dismisses Prosecution of Trump’s Former National Security Adviser Michael Flynn

A federal appeals court ordered the dismissal of the criminal case against President, avoiding a protracted court fight that would have delved deeper into the reasoning for the Justice Department’s extraordinary decision to drop the charges. The U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia said on Wednesday in a 2-1 ruling that … Read more Court Dismisses Prosecution of Trump’s Former National Security Adviser Michael Flynn

US court orders case against former NSA Michael Flynn dropped

A US appeals court has ordered the dismissal of a criminal case against Donald Trump’s former national security adviser. Michael Flynn pleaded guilty to lying to the FBI during the investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 presidential election. Trump has repeatedly criticised Flynn’s prosecution. Al Jazeera’s Patty Culhane reports. – Subscribe to our channel: … Read more US court orders case against former NSA Michael Flynn dropped

Trump Praised Michael Flynn, Says Obama Admin. Spied on His Campaign

A federal appeals court ordered a judge to immediately dismiss the criminal case against President Donald Trump’s former national security adviser, Michael Flynn, who twice pleaded guilty to lying to the FBI. A divided three-judge panel on Wednesday said U.S. District Judge Emmet Sullivan in Washington did not have the authority to decide on his … Read more Trump Praised Michael Flynn, Says Obama Admin. Spied on His Campaign