April 24, 2024

Judge Merchan Gags Donald Trump in New York Criminal Case

Elizabeth Williams via AP Judge Juan Merchan, who is overseeing former President Donald Trump’s criminal case in Manhattan, issued a gag order against the 45th president on Tuesday. The order from the New York State Supreme Court for New York County – the county trial court – justice bars Trump from speaking publicly about witnesses and

Jury Questionnaire for Trump’s Hush Money Criminal Trial Released by Judge

A seven-page juror questionnaire was released by the judge overseeing former President Donald Trump’s upcoming criminal trial in Manhattan. Judge Juan Merchan released a questionnaire on Monday, consisting of 42 questions he will ask jurors as part of the process of selecting the jury for the trial, according to ABC News. The trial, which begins

James Comer floats possibility of ‘criminal referrals’ if Hunter Biden skips public hearing

James Comer blasted first son Hunter Biden for his apparent plans to skip this week’s public hearing, threatening that the GOP could make criminal recommendations. The House Oversight Committee chairman floated the possibility after Hunter Biden’s attorney Abbe Lowell spurned an invite to appear for the Wednesday hearing, dismissing it as a “carnival side-show.” “I […]

‘Blood Money’: The Biden Family Bagged $5M from Business Partner of ‘White Wolf’ Chinese Criminal Gang Leader Who Helped Create the Fentanyl Pipeline Decimating America

Fatih Aktas, Spencer Platt, Jim Watson/Getty Images; CEFC; BNN The Biden family bagged $5 million from the business partner of the “White Wolf,” a Chinese criminal gang leader who helped create the fentanyl pipeline now decimating the United States, Peter Schweizer detailed in his new book, Blood Money: Why the Powerful Turn a Blind Eye While

Joe Biden Deports 74% Fewer Criminal Illegals from U.S. Compared to Trump

President Joe Biden is deporting about 74 percent fewer criminal illegal aliens from the United States compared to when former President Donald Trump was in office, new analysis shows. Jon Feere, Director of Investigations at the Center for Immigration Studies and a former Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) official in the Trump administration, conducted analysis

Santos ethics report finds ‘substantial evidence’ of criminal wrongdoing

Santos has pleaded not guilty to 23 charges in federal court. | Francis Chung/POLITICO A bipartisan ethics report concludes there is “substantial evidence” that George Santos violated federal criminal laws, which will almost certainly trigger another attempt to expel him from the House. The explosive report released Thursday by the House Ethics Committee found that

FBI received ‘criminal information’ from over 40 confidential sources on Joe Biden, Hunter, James: Grassley

Grassley alleges that the FBI and DOJ sought to shut down investigations into the Bidens The FBI maintained more than 40 confidential human sources on various criminal matters related to the Biden family, including Joe Biden, dating back to his time as vice president, according to information obtained by Sen. Chuck Grassley, R-Iowa. The confidential […]

Hunter Biden criminal tax case assigned to Trump-appointed judge in Delaware

A Trump-appointed judge will preside over Hunter Biden’s federal criminal tax case in Delaware, the Justice Department announced Wednesday. U.S. District Court Judge Maryellen Noreika will preside over the case as the first son enters into a plea deal on two misdemeanor federal tax charges. Former President Trump appointed Noreika to her position in 2017. […]

Virginia leftist prosecutors face reelection challenges amid criminal justice reform controversy

Three northern Virginia prosecutors who took office four years ago as progressive reformers are facing primary challenges in next month’s elections. Virginia’s June 20 Democratic Primary could shed light on whether suburban voters still embrace the criminal justice reforms that carried them into office. The challengers in the races in Arlington, Fairfax and Loudoun counties […]

Pete Davidson Could Face Criminal Charges for Car Crash

It’s been an eventful couple of days for Saturday Night Live alum Pete Davidson. After making headlines for shoving an overzealous fan at a Madison Square Garden while attending a basketball game on Sunday, Davidson could now be facing some legal trouble—albeit, for a different matter.On Monday, TMZ reported the Beverly Hills Police Department “recently

‘Career Criminal’ Accused of Stabbing Woman 22+ Times in D.C. Hotel Room While Out on Bond

A 43-year-old man has been accused of stabbing a 31-year-old woman to death Friday in a Washington, DC, hotel room while he was out on bond for another charge, having allegedly been found in the room covered in the woman’s blood, according to court documents. Citing court documents, WJLA reported George Sydnor Jr., 43, is

Trump Calls Alvin Bragg a ‘Criminal’ for ‘Illegally Leaked’ Grand Jury Information: ‘He Should Be Prosecuted’

Former President Donald Trump on Tuesday after his arraignment called Democrat New York District Attorney Alvin Bragg a “criminal.” “The criminal is the district attorney because he illegally leaked massive amounts of grand jury information for which he should be prosecuted or, at a minimum, he should resign,” Trump told a cheering crowd gathered at

Paris Mass Stabber Identified as Algerian, Had Multiple Identities, Criminal Record, Deportation Order

PARIS (AP) – The Paris prosecutor’s office opened a judicial investigation Sunday into “attempted murders” after seven people were injured with a sharp metallic hook at a crowded Paris train station on Wednesday. Paris prosecutor Laure Beccuau said in a statement that her office asked for the man suspected in the attack to be detained

Democrat Rep. Angie Craig Attacked in D.C. as City Tries to Reduce Criminal Punishments 

Democrat Rep. Angie Craig (D-MN) was attacked inside her Washington, DC, apartment building Thursday morning, her office acknowledged. On the same day House Republicans voted to oppose the reduction of punishments for criminals the District is attempting to enact, Craig was assaulted by an attacker outside her building’s elevator around 7:30 a.m. Craig called 911

Child shooting deaths in New York reignite debate over criminal justice reform plan

An 11-year-old was shot and killed on Jan. 16 while buying a gallon of milk in Syracuse, N.Y. Brexialee Torres-Ortiz, the Blodgett Middle School class president, was caught in the crossfire of a suspected gang-related shooting in a disturbing trend that the city’s mayor called “senseless” and “brutal.” In 2022, nearly 150 shooting victims younger […]

Jan. 6 panel plans weekend meeting to consider criminal referrals

Bennie Thompson had suggested over the summer that a criminal referral of Donald Trump was unlikely. | Drew Angerer/Getty Images The Jan. 6 select committee plans to huddle Sunday to discuss whether to make criminal referrals on any of its investigative targets — including Donald Trump. The panel is weighing whether anyone in the scope

Jan. 6 panel to vote on urging DOJ to prosecute Trump on at least 3 criminal charges

A video of former President Donald Trump from his January 6th Rose Garden statement is played at the Capitol, June 28, 2src22. | Sean Thew/Pool via AP The Jan. 6 select committee is preparing to vote on urging the Justice Department to pursue at least three criminal charges against former President Donald Trump, including insurrection.

Schiff declines to say which criminal referrals the Jan. 6 committee might make

Rep. Adam Schiff speaks as the Jan. 6 committee holds a hearing, on Capitol Hill in Washington, Thursday, Oct. 13, 2src22. | J. Scott Applewhite/AP Photo Rep. Adam Schiff said Sunday he believes there is enough evidence to charge former President Donald Trump with crimes in relation to the Capitol riots on Jan. 6, 2src21

Proposed GOP select panel would be empowered to review ‘ongoing criminal investigations’

Rep. Jim Jordan (R-Ohio) nominates Rep. Kevin McCarthy (R-Calif.) to be Speaker of the House during the House speakership election at the U.S. Capitol Jan. 3, 2src23. | Francis Chung/POLITICO A proposed subcommittee to investigate “weaponization” of the federal government — a key demand of House conservatives who delivered Speaker Kevin McCarthy the gavel —

NYC Bill that Prohibits Landlords from Checking Criminal Backgrounds Is on Track to Become Law

A proposed bill prohibiting New York City landlords from conducting criminal background checks on prospective tenants appears to be on track to become law. The “Fair Chance for Housing Act,” or Intro. 632, has the support of at least 30 of the 51 city council members, while Mayor Eric Adams (D) has signaled a willingness to

Google Triggers Criminal Investigation After Dad Takes Photos Of His Toddler, Naked, For Doctor

Google triggered a criminal investigation and locked a man out of his accounts after flagging photos he sent to his son’s pediatrician as potential child pornography, according to The New York Times.The tech company initially flagged the images when they were automatically uploaded to Google servers from the father’s phone, according to the NYT. After…

Report: Documents Show Biden White House Involvement in Trump Criminal Probe

President Joe Biden’s White House was intimately involved in the Department of Justice’s (DOJ) criminal probe into former President Donald Trump, according to government documents reviewed by Just The News. Several correspondences between Trump’s attorneys and members of the Biden administration revealed that the federal government appeared poised to waive Trump’s claims of executive privilege…

Geraldo Rivera: Cosby, and Maybe Weinstein, Going Free Because #MeToo Pressure Is ‘Not the Way the Criminal Justice System Works’

Fox News Channel’s Geraldo Rivera expressed approval of Bill Cosby’s release from prison, adding that the comedian was “unjustly convicted” and suggested that convicted sex offender and former Hollywood producer Harvey Weinstein could be next. In an interview with Fox News reports John Roberts and Sandra Smith, Rivera said Cosby’s trial was “grotesquely unfair,” even if he…

FNC’s Carlson: Fauci Deserves to Be Under Criminal Investigation

Wednesday, Fox News Channel host Tucker Carlson opened his program by addressing email correspondence from National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases director Anthony Fauci recently exposed in a Freedom of Information Act request.One of Carlson’s key takeaways was that Fauci should be under a criminal investigation.CARLSON: The utter fraudulence of Tony Fauci is obvious…

Michael Cohen: Indictments Coming ‘Within the Next 30 to 60 Days’ in Trump Criminal Probe

Donald Trump’s former personal lawyer Michael Cohen predicted Friday on “The Raw Story Podcast” that indictments will be issued against senior leaders of the Trump Organization “within the next 30 to 60 days.” Cohen said, “I do truly believe that the wheels of justice turn slowly, but they are turning. I believe Trump, for the…

Maxine Waters: ‘We Should Send a Message Across the World’ by Investigating ‘Criminal’ Trump

Representative Maxine Waters (D-CA) said Monday on MSNBC that the Democrats “should send a message across the world” by investigating President Donald Trump. According to Waters, what he has “done in the four years that he has served as president” should be the goal of such an investigation. Waters said, “Well, I certainly would support…

Nunes Plans Criminal Referrals To DOJ Following Release Of Strzok’s Internal FBI Messages

Rep. Devin Nunes accused the Justice Department and FBI officials of misleading Congress regarding documents Republicans sought as part of their investigation into abuse of the FISA program.  Nunes said Sunday that he plans to submit criminal referrals to the Justice Department regarding information found in newly declassified FBI messages from Peter Strzok.  Nunes said…

Former CIA Director John O. Brennan Says Murder Of Iranian Nuclear Scientist Was ‘A Criminal Act’

November 27, 2020 6:19 PM ET Former CIA Director John O. Brennan said the killing of Dr. Mohsen Fakhrizadeh-Mahabadi was a “criminal act” and “highly reckless” while warning Iran not to retaliate in a tweet Friday. “This was a criminal act & highly reckless. It risks lethal retaliation & a new round of regional conflict.…

Trump Has Accomplished Progressive Goals Such As Reducing Drug Pricing, Paid Parental Leave For Workers And Criminal Justice Reform

President Donald Trump championed a series of progressive causes during his time in office, signing executive orders and bills that targeted drug pricing, paid parental leave for workers and criminal justice reform. Trump secured up to 12 weeks of paid parental leave for some federal workers when he signed the Defense Authorization Act Dec. 20,…

Failures In Refugee Vetting Process Lead To Criminal Activity In Our Hometowns.

As refugee contractors — who make money on every refugee they resettle — break into hyper-lobbying mode to demand that the Trump administration resettle “at least 75,000” in the coming fiscal year, the recent lies and criminal activity of five refugees who were resettled via the fraud-laden U.S. Refugee Admissions Program (USRAP) are, once again, being willfully ignored. […]

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