Saturday July 30, 2016

Archive for the ‘Law’ Category

Judge blasts Nick Denton for lying about Gawker stock value

A Florida judge slammed Gawker founder Nick Denton in a ruling Friday for making her think his share of the gossip website’s stock was worth $81 million when it was actually valued at less than $30 million.  More…

John Hinckley Jr. – President Reagan’s Shooter Released

President Reagan’s attempted assassin will be a free man again after a federal judge signed off on John Hinckley Jr.’s release from a psychiatric hospital. Hinckley was found not guilty by insanity for the the 1981 shooting that left Reagan with a chest injury. His press secretary, James Brady?, was paralyzed … a Secret Service agent, and a cop were also hit.  More…

Kerry says air conditioners as big a threat as ISIS

Secretary of State John Kerry said in Vienna that air conditioners are as big of a threat to life as the threat of terrorism posed by groups like the Islamic State. “As we were working together on the challenge of and terrorism,” Kerry said. “It’s hard for some people to grasp it, but phasing out hydrofluorocarbons is of equal importance because it has the ability to literally save life on the planet itself.”  More…

Elderly priest, 86, is ‘beheaded’ by two ISIS knifemen after taking nuns hostage at French church

An 86-year-old priest has been ‘beheaded’ by two ISIS knifemen who cut his throat after bursting into a French church and taking nuns and worshippers hostage before being shot dead by police.  More…

DNC influenced reporters to sandbag Sanders, leak shows

Democratic Party bigwigs enlisted prominent media outlets to slant coverage to boost Hillary Clinton and sandbag Bernie Sanders, according to some of the 19,000 hacked e-mails. The messages reveal exchanges between DNC operatives and staffers at newspapers, networks and news Web sites, including The Washington Post, The Wall Street Journal, CNN, MSNBC, Politico and RealClearPolitics.  More…

Munich rampage: Killer lured teens to their death with promise of free burgers after ‘recruiting’ victims on Facebook

The teenager who massacred nine people in Munich lured his teenage victims to their deaths using a bogus Facebook message, it emerged last night. Ali David Sonboly, a student obsessed by Norwegian mass murderer Anders Breivik, hacked into the account of an innocent Turkish girl and offered her friends free McDonald’s food if they came to the shopping mall.  More…

$15 minimum wage shutters 40-year-old Brooklyn diner

One of the last classic Brooklyn diners is biting the dust — and soon they’ll all die off due to the state’s minimum-wage increase. “The minimum-wage law was the straw that broke the camel’s back. We’d need to raise the burger to $9 from $6.45.  More…

Volkswagen executives accused of fraud in emission scandal

Top Volkswagen executives engaged in a "massive fraud" to intentionally sell diesel cars that violated emissions rules, according to a lawsuit. VW has admitted that about 500,000 diesel cars it sold in the U.S. had software designed to cheat on emissions tests. But it repeatedly claimed the deception was executed by lower level employees, without any knowledge of top executives.  More…

‘Wolf of Wall Street’ film was financed with stolen money

“The Wolf of Wall Street” didn’t just tell the story of a crooked stockbroker who scammed millions of dollars that he blew on drugs and hookers — the Leonardo DiCaprio movie was itself financed with stolen money, the feds charged Wednesday. “This is a case where life imitated art,” said US Assistant Attorney General Leslie Caldwell.  More…

Seattle TSA Worker Arrested on Voyeurism Charge

A Transportation Security Administration agent in Seattle was arrested after allegedly being spotted using a phone to take video up a woman’s skirt at the city’s airport, according to authorities.  More…

Intersex person who was denied a passport over gender designation sues U.S. government

Dana Zzyym needed a U.S. passport, but the application offered only two gender choices: male or female. For Zzyym, neither was accurate. Zzyym was born with ambiguous genitalia and identifies as intersex, neither male nor female. Zzyym — who uses the gender-neutral pronouns “they” and “them” — was denied a passport by the State Department.  More…

Cancer surgeon not sorry for clipping cop with car

A cancer surgeon who boasted that her job made her superior to the lowly NYPD officers arresting her for refusing a summons and clipping a cop with her car took a plea deal Tuesday in Manhattan court — but remained unrepentant for the bizarre fiasco. Rachel Wellner, 40, wearing a red minidress and black pumps, pleaded guilty to disorderly conduct — a violation, not a crime — for parking in a crosswalk Feb. 18.  More…

CBS ‘Judge Judy’ Lawsuit Over $47M Salary Gets Trial Date

Rebel group claims they have not been paid their contractually obliged cut of the now supposedly in-the-red syndicated show and the Hot Bench spinoff since 2010. Judge Judy is a money loser on paper, says Rebel, because Judge Judy herself is paid $47 million a year – making her the highest paid host in TV.  More…

Baton Rouge Cop Killer Was Member of Nation Of Islam

A Youtube account operated by Gavin Eugene Long and discovered by The Daily Caller reveals key insight into what might have motivated the 29-year-old black man who killed three Baton Rouge police officers Sunday morning.  More…

FLASHBACK: Radical Islamist Louis Farrakhan Encouraged 10,000 Followers to Kill Whites. DOJ Does Nothing

The Internet fact finder Snopes.com has confirmed as true vitriolic comments made by Nation of Islam leader Louis Farrakhan. Nothing shouts Islam is a Religion of Peace like calling for a following of 10,000 radicals to kill white people. With 1st Amendment under attack and Patriots on the defense for Constitutional rights, it’s reassuring to know that Obama and the Department of Justice is blind.  More…