Tag Archives: Crime

01Apr/15

Death sentences ‘no crime deterrent’

(NVO) – Governments using executions to punish crime and “terrorism” are responsible for a 28% rise in death sentences worldwide, a report released by Amnesty International said on Wednesday (April 1).
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20Mar/15

Knight’s bail set at $25 million; rap mogul collapses in court

A judge sets bail at $25 million for Suge Knight in a murder case and the rap mogul collapses immediately after the hearing.

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15Mar/15

New York real estate baron Durst arrested on LA murder warrant

Robert Durst, scion of one of New York’s largest real estate empires, is arrested on a Los Angeles murder warrant.

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14Mar/15

Officials condemn gang rape of elderly nun in India

Officials give their reaction to the gang rape of a 72-year-old nun in the Nadia district of West Bengal.

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08Mar/15

Nigerians react to Boko Haram’s pledge of allegiance to Islamic State

Residents in Nigeria’s capital Abuja react to an audio clip released by Boko Haram pledging allegiance to Islamic State

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11Feb/15

Three Mississippi men sentenced for hate crimes

(Next Media Online)- Three men were sentenced to federal prison on Tuesday for the 2011 hate-crime murder of 47-year-old James Craig Anderson. One of the defendants, Deryl Dedmon, 22, was given the longest sentence of 50 years in prison for running over Anderson with his pickup truck and fatally wounding him.
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