CBI charges 9 Tamil Nadu cops with murder for custodial deaths

J Benicks and P Jeyaraj. The chargesheet revealed that the father-son duo were tortured at the police station …Read MoreCHENNAI: The CBI has charge-sheeted nine Tamil Nadu policemen for murder, conspiracy and destruction of evidence in the custodial deaths of P Jeyaraj and his son J Benicks of Sathankulam in Tuticorin district in June this…Continue Reading

RFU charges 13 Barbarians players after COVID-19 protocol breach

FILE PHOTO: Rugby Union – Premiership – Harlequins v Wasps – Twickenham Stoop, London, Britain – September 28, 2020 Harlequins’ Chris Robshaw after the match Action Images/Andrew CouldridgeLONDON (Reuters) – The Rugby Football Union (RFU) has charged 13 unnamed Barbarians players for a breach of COVID-19 protocols that led to the cancellation of a non-cap…Continue Reading

U.S. Charges Eight People With Helping China Illegally Target Alleged Fugitives

The FBI arrested five people on charges of helping Beijing harass and threaten alleged fugitives in the U.S., authorities said Wednesday, opening a new front in U.S. law enforcement efforts targeting allegations of official Chinese wrongdoing in the U.S. The arrests, in the New York area and in California in the past 24 hours, are…Continue Reading

US conspiracy charges against WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange ‘politically motivated’

US journalism historian and investigative journalist Mark Feldstein tells a UK court that use of the Espionage Act against Assange will have wide implications for the press By Bill Goodwin, Computer Weekly Published: 09 Sep 2020 10:00 US extradition charges filed against WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange are politically motivated, a court heard yesterday. Mark Feldstein,…Continue Reading

U.S. may file antitrust charges against Facebook as soon as November

FILE PHOTO: A 3D-printed Facebook logo is seen placed on a keyboard in this illustration taken March 25, 2020. REUTERS/Dado Ruvic/Illustration(Reuters) – Facebook Inc FB.O may face U.S. anti-trust charges as soon as November, the Washington Post reported on Friday, citing four people familiar with the matter.The Federal Trade Commission met privately on Thursday to…Continue Reading

Grand jury charges former Blue Bell President Paul Kruse with wire fraud and conspiracy

A Texas grand jury has charged the former president of ice cream manufacturer Blue Bell Creameries LP with wire fraud and conspiracy in connection with an alleged scheme to cover up the company’s sales of Listeria-tainted ice cream in 2015, the Justice Department announced today. In an indictment filed in federal court in Austin, TX,…Continue Reading

This undated booking photo provided by the Maricopa County, Ariz., Sheriff’s Office, shows Robert Incorvaia, 51, who is accused of luring homeless women with the promise of food and shelter only to sexually assault them. Phoenix police said Friday, Aug. 7, 2020, more victims have been identified and Incorvaia, 51, is facing more charges. (Maricopa…Continue Reading

All charges dismissed against former Blue Bell CEO Paul Kruse

All charges against the former chief executive of Blue Bell Creameries were dismissed Wednesday by U.S. District Judge Robert Pitman. The felony charges were dismissed after a motion hearing conducted by telephone because Pitman agreed the federal District Court lacks subject matter jurisdiction. Kruse, who was free on a $50,000 signature bond, was charged on…Continue Reading