Monday April 22, 2019

Archive for the ‘Law’ Category

Suspected burglar crushed to death by 900-pound safe

A suspected burglar was found crushed to death by a 900-pound safe in an Indiana home this week, local authorities said.  More…

Hallmark axes Lori Loughlin following college bribery arrest

Hallmark has decided to cut ties with actress Lori Loughlin — the longtime face of its cable channel — following her arrest in the ongoing college bribery scandal. The company distanced itself from Loughlin in a statement on Thursday, saying it was “saddened” by the allegations she’s facing.  More…

Parents Outraged After Man Who Identifies As Woman Assaults 10-Year-Old Daughter In Women’s Bathroom, Gets Slap On The Wrist

In Scotland, an 18-year-old male who identifies as a woman was given a slap on the wrist by authorities earlier this month after assaulting a 10-year-old girl in the restroom. The suspect, who goes by the name Katie Dolatowski, sexually assaulted the unidentified little girl in a supermarket restroom. Rather than being sent to jail, Dolatowski has been banned from having contact with children and given community service and monitored with an electronic bracelet.  More…

Lori Loughlin’s Daughter Olivia Leaves Yacht of USC’s Board of Trustees Chairman

As Lori Loughlin traveled from Vancouver to L.A. Tuesday night to surrender to federal authorities, her daughter, Olivia Jade, spent the night on the yacht of the Chairman of USC’s Board of Trustees. We’ve learned 19-year-old Olivia was on billionaire Rick Caruso’s yacht in the Bahamas. Caruso’s daughter, Gianna, Olivia and several other friends were spending spring break in the area.  More…

Lori Loughlin’s bond set at $1 million after actress arrested in alleged college admissions bribery scam

A day after being fingered in a bombshell college admissions investigation, a judge has ruled that actress Lori Loughlin can be released on a $1 million bond. As part of her bond arrangement, the 54-year-old is being permitted to travel within the continental U.S. as well as British Columbia, where she is currently filming. She will have to surrender her passport in November when her projects are expected to wrap.  More…

Chicago is most corrupt big city, Illinois third most corrupt state in country, study finds

Chicago may be known as the "Second City," but it remains Number 1 in the ranking of most corrupt big cities in the nation, according to a new report. The report, titled "Corruption in Chicago and Illinois," released Monday from the University of Illinois at Chicago notes that while there’s been a decline in recent years of federal convictions for public corruption, the Windy City still leads other localities.  More…

Fake police officers try to pull over the wrong guy — a former police commissioner

Two men impersonating police officers tried to pull over a South Florida commissioner who is a former officer and now they are in custody. Miami-Dade Commissioner Joe Martinez says the vehicle was too spiffy to be a police vehicle and he noticed a temporary tag.  More…

Michael Avenatti gives up control of firm after being accused of hiding millions

Michael Avenatti agreed Wednesday to give up financial control of his law firm to settle a dispute with a former partner who claimed the celebrity lawyer hid millions in order to fund his lavish lifestyle and avoid having to pay a $10 million judgment.  More…

WATCH: UPS Driver Forces Siren-Screaming Ambulance To Wait While He Refuses To Move

In a disturbing video, a UPS driver in Brooklyn, New York, is shown parked in a snowy street in order to make a delivery, then displaying colossal insensitivity when paramedics in an ambulance behind him scream their siren to alert him they need to get through by refusing to move his truck for over 30 seconds.  More…

Bernie Sanders Hires Illegal Immigrant With Past Arrests As Press Secretary

Senator Bernie Sanders’ new press secretary will be unable to cast a vote for the open socialist in 2020 due to her immigration status. Far-left activist and illegal immigrant Belen Sisa announced her new position with the Sanders campaign on Wednesday in a social media post condemning the “hateful and bigoted” Trump administration.  More…

How Patriots owner Robert Kraft could get off in prostitution case

The prostitution case against Patriots owner Robert Kraft linked to a Florida sex-trafficking ring could be a long shot for prosecutors — partly because the women he was caught on video getting services by two women who are not victims of human trafficking — the 45-year-old manager of the spa Lei Wang, and 58-year-old spa employee Shen Mingbi, also believed to be an operator of the business – both licensed masseuses and Florida residents.  More…

Jerry Seinfeld accused of auctioning off bogus ’58 Porsche

Jerry Seinfeld has been slapped with a lawsuit saying he auctioned off a vintage sports car — with the winning bid coming in at $1.54 million — knowing full well that it was “not authentic.”  More…

Church video captures woman toppling 15-foot crucifix on altar

A woman has been arrested by Northern California cops, who say she knocked over a 15-foot crucifix in an act of vandalism caught on video. Watsonville Police said surveillance footage shows 23-year-old Jackeline Chavira walking into St. Patrick’s Church Wednesday, heading to the altar and pushing over the crucifix after checking to see that no was watching.  More…

The list of bogus ‘hate crimes’ in Trump era is long

In the wake of the arrest of actor Jussie Smollett, who was charged with staging his own racist and homophobic attack, here are just some of the other crimes that have been given prominent play by the media since the 2016 election — often accompanied by politicians decrying, “This is America today” — that turned out to be frauds:  More…

Jussie Smollett Returns to ‘Empire’ Set After Posting Bail

Jussie Smollett is back on the set of “Empire” in Chicago following his release from police custody on Thursday, Variety has learned. Smollett was released after posting bail in Chicago after police charged him with staging what was originally reported as a hate crime last month. He was originally intended to film throughout this week on the Fox series, but his role was dramatically reduced in light of his ongoing legal troubles.  More…