Federal law enforcement officials are putting the finishing touches on a legal memo recommending that Wilson not face charges, which would have required the Justice Department to show that Wilson intended to violate the civil rights of Brown — who is black — when he opened fire. … [Read more...] about Justice Department Set To Clear Darren Wilson Of Civil Rights Charges In Michael Brown Shooting
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“I was honestly concerned he might lie about the nature of our meeting, so I thought it important to document,” Comey said. “I knew there might come a day when I would need a record of what had happened, not just to defend myself, but to defend the FBI and our integrity as an institution and the independence of our investigative function. That’s what made this so difficult. ... It was a combination of circumstances, subject matter and the particular person.” … [Read more...] about Comey portrays Trump as a man not to be trusted
I have a passion for serving the community and addressing issues and needs that are unmet or overlooked. When I came into office after being elected in January 2017, I quickly realized that our office had many opportunities to fill in the gaps that had been unaddressed both in our precinct and our county as a whole. One of these gaps was the need for a dedicated animal cruelty investigator. After discussions with Fort Bend County Judge KP George, other law enforcement agencies, concerned members of the public and local nonprofits, it became obvious that our pets and animals had been left behind. Thankfully, our county judges and commissioners supported us by ensuring that we were budgeted to staff this position on a full-time basis. … [Read more...] about SUNDAY CONVERSATION: Constable Wayne Thompson takes aim at animal cruelty
If it did, Comey’s firing could be seen as an attempt to end FBI scrutiny of conduct that implicated Trump himself, legal observers said. Obstruction of justice is defined as corruptly attempting to interfere with an official investigation or judicial proceeding — and an effort to shield one’s own conduct from investigation by firing the chief investigator could be viewed as “corrupt.” … [Read more...] about Was Trump’s request of Comey to ‘lift the cloud’ evidence of obstruction?
Gunfire broke out about 2:30 a.m. Sunday during a rap concert at LP's Ball Park in the town of Como, District Attorney John Champion told WREG-TV. There are currently no suspects, he told WMCA-TV. … [Read more...] about Shooting after concert in Mississippi kills 2, wounds some