June 14, 2024

Democrat Bennie Thompson Proposes Bill to Strip Trump of Secret Service Protection if Convicted, Sentenced to Jail

Democrat Bennie Thompson Proposes Bill to Strip Trump of Secret Service Protection if Convicted, Sentenced to Jail Al Drago/Bloomberg via Getty Images Rep. Bennie Thompson (D-MS) introduced legislation on Friday that targets former President Donald Trump and would take away his Secret Service protection if he is convicted in his trial. In a post on

DA: Man Who Allegedly Shot 6 on Easter in Tennessee Was Convicted Felon, Should Not Have Been Released

The man who allegedly shot and killed one person and wounded five others on Easter in Tennessee should have never been released, according to the Rutherford County district attorney. WSMV 4 noted that 33-year-old Allen Beachem was shot and killed at a restaurant on Easter morning after 46-year-old Anton Rucker allegedly became frustrated over personal space issues and

Republican Presidential Candidate Nikki Haley Vows to Pardon Trump If He Is Convicted So ‘We Can Move On’

Republican presidential candidate Nikki Haley said Thursday she would pardon former President Donald Trump if he is convicted of federal crimes. Her comments came during a campaign event in Plymouth, New Hampshire, MSNBC noted Friday. The outlet reported: “A leader needs to think about what’s in the best interest of the country,” Haley went on.

Crowd Boos Chris Christie After He Claims Trump Will Be Convicted of Felonies

The crowd at the fourth Republican debate booed former New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie after the presidential hopeful stated that former President Donald Trump will not be able to vote on Election Day because “he will be convicted of felonies before then.” In his closing statement, Christie, who is polling nationally with an average of

Judge orders new trials for men convicted of upstate NY woman’s 1993 murder

A judge has ordered new trials for Brian Lorenz and James Pugh, who were convicted of murdering Tonawanda, New York, resident Deboral Meindl in 1993. The judge, Erie County state Supreme Court Justice Paul Wojtaszek, did not, however, lend credibility to sensational claims that Richard Matt, who made headlines for an ill-fated prison escape in […]

Michigan man convicted of $3.5M fraudulent N95 mask scheme by federal jury

A federal jury in San Francisco has found a Michigan man guilty of failing to deliver almost $3.5 million worth of N95 masks to thousands of customers as the COVID-19 pandemic began. DOJ ANNOUNCES CHARGES AGAINST HUNDREDS ACCUSED OF STEALING COVID-19 FUNDS A product stall filled with free N95 respirator masks, provided by the U.S. […]

Ex-Teacher Convicted of Sexually Assaulting 14-Year-Old Faces 600 Years Behind Bars

An elderly former teacher has been convicted of sexually assaulting a 14-year-old male student multiple times at a private school in Tomah, Wisconsin. A jury in Monroe County convicted 74-year-old Anne N. Nelson-Koch on 25 charges after she was accused of committing sexual assault in the school’s basement, the Wisconsin State Journal reported Tuesday. The

Elie Mystal: Trump and Co-Conspirators ‘Most Likely’ Will Be Convicted

Elie Mystal, a legal analyst for MSNBC and justice correspondent for The Nation, said Friday on “All In” that all the highest standards should be applied during the legal proceedings of former President Donald Trump and his co-conspirators because they will “most likely” be convicted. Anchor Chris Hayes said, “It is actually important that this

Watch: Ashton Kutcher, Mila Kunis Apologize for Letters Calling Convicted Rapist Danny Masterson a ‘Role Model’ With ‘Exceptional Character’

Celebrity couple Ashton Kutcher and Mila Kunis have issued a public apology for writing character letters in support of their former That ’70s Show co-star Danny Masterson in the wake of his rape conviction. In an Instagram video posted on Saturday, Kutcher and Kunis said their letters were in support of a friend they knew

Mike Pence Won’t Say Whether He Would Pardon Trump If Convicted: ‘It’s Premature’

MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images Former Vice President Mike Pence and a 2024 presidential contender would not say whether he would pardon former President Donald Trump if he is convicted, calling it “premature” and a “hypothetical.” Pence was asked if he as president would pardon Trump during a radio interview Wednesday on the Clay Travis and Buck

Armed Mexican Migrant Convicted in Canadian Border Human Smuggling Case

A Mexican man, illegally present in the United States, pleaded guilty in federal court to smuggling other Mexican migrants from Canada into New York. He also pleaded guilty to illegal possession of a firearm. Swanton Sector Chief Patrol Agent Robert Garcia tweeted photos of a revolver used by a Mexican national while smuggling other Mexican

Texas man whose son helped dump mother’s corpse convicted of killing wife, lover after catching them on camera

A Texas man was sentenced to life in prison after being convicted of killing his wife and her lover, then having his son dump his mother’s body.  Jordy Husein Suljanovic, 46, was found guilty Tuesday of fatally shooting his wife Adriana Perez, 41, and her 33-year-old boyfriend Omar Santamaria-Ruiz after he caught them on a […]

Convicted felon, key witness Michael Cohen claims Trump seeks ‘violent clash’ ahead of indictment

Michael Cohen has warned that Donald Trump may be looking to stir up controversy and a “violent clash” after revealing that he expects an arrest ahead of a potential indictment. “Donald’s post is eerily similar to his battle cry prior to the January 6th insurrection; including calling for protest,” Cohen told The New York Post […]

Four more Oath Keepers convicted of Jan. 6 felonies

The four were also found guilty of several other charges they faced, including destruction of government property. | Win McNamee/Getty Images Four more members of the Oath Keepers were convicted Monday of conspiracy to obstruct Congress’ Jan. 6 proceedings, bringing the number of members of the group found guilty by juries of felonies related to

Texas Governor Plans to Pardon Army Sgt. Convicted in Austin BLM Protest Shooting

Texas Governor Greg Abbott announced on Saturday that he plans to pardon Army Sergeant Daniel Perry who was convicted on Friday for shooting a man who allegedly pointed an AK-47 at him. The announcement followed a statement by Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton who sharply criticized Travis County District Attorney José Garza who he described as

Study: Almost Half of M2F Transgender Inmates in Canada Were Convicted of Sex Crimes

Nine-in-ten men who identify as women in Canadian prisons are violent offenders and nearly half of them were convicted of a sex crime, a recent study found. The study, which was conducted by the Correctional Service of Canada (CSC), surveyed 99 different “gender diverse” inmates between 2017 and 2020 in an “examination of gender diverse

Joe Biden Pardons Thousands Convicted of Federal Marijuana Possession

President Joe Biden announced Thursday his decision to pardon some federal marijuana offenses as part of his effort to satisfy criminal justice and drug policy activists. “As I often said during my campaign for President, no one should be in jail just for using or possessing marijuana,” Biden said in a statement released by the

‘Con Man:’ Founder of Electric Truck Company Nikola Convicted of Fraud

Trevor Milton, the founder of electric truck maker Nikola, was convicted of fraud after being accused of bragging about nonexistent technology in an attempt to inflate his company’s stock price. “Trevor Milton is a con man,” Assistant U.S. Attorney Jordan Estes said. “He lied to investors to get their money, plain and simple.” On Friday, a federal

Van Jones: If Chauvin Not Convicted in Floyd Trial, America Will Be in a ‘Dangerous Position’

CNN political commentator Van Jones said Monday on CNN’s “Cuomo Prime Time” that if former Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin were not found guilty of killing George Floyd, America would be in a “dangerous position as a country.” Jones said, “Everybody I’m talking to are frustrated, re-triggered, re-traumatized. Seeing that video, seeing the complete contempt for…

Ann Coulter: Liberals Love Convicted Murderers Like Kevin Cooper

I assume it’s overkill to continue listing the evidence against death row inmate Kevin Cooper, duly convicted of committing a quadruple murder back in 1983. The blinding proof of his guilt was covered in last week’s column. To review, this included shoeprint evidence, footprint evidence, cigarette and tobacco evidence, blood evidence and DNA evidence that…

Man Convicted Of Double-Murder Approved For Parole Eligibility, Prosecutors Barred From Hearing Under LA’s New Laws

A man who was convicted for shooting and killing two teenagers at a party in Los Angeles more than three decades ago was approved for parole eligibility by the state on Wednesday during a hearing that prosecutors were not allowed to attend, according to Fox 11. Howard Elwin Jones was convicted for the December 1988…

Maxine Waters: Trump Will ‘Take over Legislatures, Little Towns and Cities’ If Not Convicted for Insurrection

Representative Maxine Waters (D-CA) warned on MSNBC’s “The Sunday Show with Jonathan Capehart” that former President Donald Trump would attempt “to take over legislatures, little towns and cities.” Therefore, she said he must be convicted in his impeachment trial to “take away his power.” Waters said, “I do believe he sent all of these domestic…

President Donald Trump Pardons Four Former Blackwater Contractors Convicted In Killings Of 14 Iraqi Civilians

President Donald Trump issued a series of pardons Tuesday, including four former Blackwater Worldwide military contractors who were convicted in a 2007 massacre that left 14 unarmed Iraqis dead, numerous sources reported.  Nicholas Slatten, Paul Slough, Evan Liberty and Dustin Heard will have their prison sentences commuted after being convicted on charges related to the…

Palestinian Authority Paid $358 Million to Convicted Terrorists in 2017.

The PA received $712 million from the U.S. in 2016 alone. The Palestinian Authority (PA) paid over $358 million to terrorists and their families in 2017, Israeli media reports say. Israel’s Defense Ministry on Tuesday called the Palestinian leadership to put an end to cash payments to terrorists after these revelations. The Palestinian Authority (PA), […]

Ex-Clinton aide’s cousin convicted in fraud case involving fake emails.

Huma Abedin’s first cousin, Omar Amanat, was convicted of fraud on Tuesday and could face over a decade in prison. (Reuters) A first cousin of Huma Abedin, a former aide to presidential candidate Hillary Clinton and soon to be ex-wife of disgraced former U.S. Rep. Anthony Weiner, was convicted Tuesday in a fraud case involving […]

San Juan Mayor Praised Convicted FALN Terrorist

San Juan Mayor Carmen Yulin Cruz, who attacked President Donald Trump for his response to the hurricane devastion in Puerto Rico, has previously praised FALN terrorist leader Oscar Lopez Rivera. Yulin Cruz is a member of Puerto Rico’s Popular Democratic Party that wants the island to remain a U.S. territory. But she sounded more like […]

Convicted Terrorist Rasmea Odeh Deported

Convicted terrorist-turned-Women’s March organizer Rasmea Odeh has been deported from the United States to Jordan after it was revealed that she lied on her application for a U.S. visa and for U.S. citizenship. Odeh did not state on her application that she was convicted in 1970 for two bombings in Jerusalem that resulted in the […]

Women’s March Convicted Terrorist Agrees to Be Deported in Exchange for No Jail Time

Convicted terrorist and Women’s March organizer Rasmea Yousef Odeh is scheduled to be deported after lying on her citizenship application, The Washington Times reported. Odeh, a Palestinian, agreed to be deported in exchange for no jail time after it emerged that she lied about having been convicted of Islamic terrorism. Odeh is scheduled to appear […]

EXCLUSIVE: Tony Podesta Made $500K Lobbying For Chinese Firm Convicted Of Illegal Sales To Iran

Democratic super-lobbyist Tony Podesta grossed more than $500,000 to represent a Chinese company criminally convicted in March of sending illegal shipments of telecom equipment to Iran, The Daily Caller News Foundation’s Investigative Group has learned. The seriousness of the illegal sales to Iran were so extreme and continued for so long — from 2010 to […]

Report: 72 convicted of terrorism from ‘Trump 7’ mostly Muslim countries.

Since 9/11, 72 individuals from the seven mostly Muslim countries covered by President Trump‘s “extreme vetting” executive order have been convicted of terrorism, bolstering the administration’s immigration ban. According to a report out Saturday, at least 17 claimed to be refugees from those nations, three came in as “students,” and 25 eventually became U.S. citizens. […]

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