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Freddie Gray Trial Same-Old, Same-Old in Trial of Lt. Brian Rice

Freddie Gray Trial: Same-Old, Same-Old in Trial of Lt. Brian Rice

Posted by  ▪  July 7, 2016

Prosecution offers no theories of the case beyond those that have already failed in three trials

Freddie Gray Trial: Same-Old, Same-Old in Trial of Lt. Brian Rice

Freddie Gray Trial Same-Old, Same-Old in Trial of Lt. Brian Rice
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7/7/2016 at 7:00pm
The “Freddie Gray trial” of Lieutenant Brian Rice began today with opening statements and the state’s first two witnesses, reports the Baltimore Sun (the tweets embedded below are also provided by Baltimore Sun reporters).  Rice has chosen a bench trial before trial Judge Barry Williams.  The last two “Freddie Gray” defendants, who…
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James Comey Congressional Hearing Hillary

Congress to Ask FBI to Investigate Whether Hillary Lied Under Oath

Posted by  ▪  July 7, 2016

“Do you need a referral from Congress to investigate her statements under oath?”

Congress to Ask FBI to Investigate Whether Hillary Lied Under Oath

James Comey Congressional Hearing Hillary
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7/7/2016 at 5:30pm
FBI Director James Comey testified before the House Oversight Committee earlier today. For some of the highlights of that hearing, see here. Early in the hearing, Committee Chairman Rep. Jason Chaffetz indicated he would submit a referral asking the FBI to investigate whether Hillary lied under oath. Lawnewz has the breakdown: “Not to the…
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NATO

NATO Plans Unity, Baltic Force at Warsaw Summit

Posted by  ▪  July 7, 2016

Brexit may take attention from Russia at the summit.

NATO Plans Unity, Baltic Force at Warsaw Summit

NATO
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7/7/2016 at 4:00pm
NATO will meet in Warsaw to show unity against Russia and approve a Baltic force, but the Brexit referendum could take center stage as some believe a weaker European Union means a weaker NATO. Poland always wanted a NATO summit, especially since Russia has flexed its muscles. But unfortunately, the Brexit referendum…
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May Leadsom

Theresa May, Andrea Leadsom Face Off For Prime Minister Post

Posted by  ▪  July 7, 2016

The UK will have its second female prime minister.

Theresa May, Andrea Leadsom Face Off For Prime Minister Post

May Leadsom
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7/7/2016 at 2:30pm
The United Kingdom will have its second female prime minister after David Cameron resigned when the kingdom voted to leave the European Union. The second ballot pushed Home Secretary Theresa May and Energy Minister Andrea Leadsom to the front. Justice Secretary Michael Gove came in third, thus eliminating him from the race. Conservative…
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Cologne Germany Rape

Germany Adds Stricter Rape Laws After Migrant Attacks

Posted by  ▪  July 7, 2016

Before the new law a woman had to fight back in order to claim she was raped.

Germany Adds Stricter Rape Laws After Migrant Attacks

Cologne Germany Rape
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7/7/2016 at 1:00pm
Believe it or not, Germany never had decent rape laws until now. It took numerous rapes and sexual assaults for the country to establish a “No means No” law. Now a woman can claim she was raped even if she did not fight back. Yes, before this, a woman had to fight…
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Mika Morning Joe 7-7-16

Mika Accuses: People Are ‘Hostages’ To Notion Hillary Deserves Special Treatment

Posted by  ▪  July 7, 2016

Got To Stop Thinking of Hillary As Someone In a ‘Different Category of Humanity,’ Says Brzezinski

Mika Accuses: People Are ‘Hostages’ To Notion Hillary Deserves Special Treatment

Mika Morning Joe 7-7-16
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7/7/2016 at 11:30am
Mika Brzezinski makes no bones about being a liberal Democrat. She was big on Bernie, even more enthusiastic about Elizabeth Warren, whom she repeatedly urged to run for president. But while she might well vote for Hillary in the end, Brzezinski is anything but a Clinton acolyte. Her aversion was…
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James Comey Congressional Hearing Hillary

FBI Director Comey Testifies Before House Oversight Committee

Posted by  ▪  July 7, 2016

Kabuki theatre: Act 3

FBI Director Comey Testifies Before House Oversight Committee

James Comey Congressional Hearing Hillary
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7/7/2016 at 9:58am
FBI Director, James Comey, will testified before the House Oversight Committee Thursday morning to answering questions about Hillary’s mishandling of classified information. Political media reaction: Tweets from https://twitter.com/LegInsurrection/lists/elections // Highlights Rep. Jason Chaffetz to @FBI Director James Comey: “I have defended your integrity every step of the way” pic.twitter.com/AZ4C4vGndQ — POLITICO (@politico) July 7, 2016 WATCH: Rep….
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Germany harbors Hamas and Hezbollah members

Terrorist groups Hamas and Hezbollah find safe haven in Germany

Posted by  ▪  July 7, 2016

300 Hamas and 950 Hezbollah members operating in Germany, says the latest German intelligence report

Terrorist groups Hamas and Hezbollah find safe haven in Germany

Germany harbors Hamas and Hezbollah members
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7/7/2016 at 8:30am
According to a latest intelligence report, Germany harbours an alarmingly large number of Islamic terror operatives on its soil. Germany is home to about 300 Hamas and 950 Hezbollah members, the annual report of Germany’s domestic intelligence agency — the Federal Office for the Protection of the Constitution (BfV) — reveals. The report…
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America Number One

#ThanksObama: Percentage of “Extremely Proud” Americans Hits New Low

Posted by  ▪  July 7, 2016

Make patriotism great again.

#ThanksObama: Percentage of “Extremely Proud” Americans Hits New Low

America Number One
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7/7/2016 at 7:00am
According to a new Gallup Poll, the number of people who identify as “extremely proud” Americans has fallen to a new low. Take a look: New Low of 52% “Extremely Proud” to Be Americans PRINCETON, N.J. — As the nation prepares to celebrate Independence Day, 52% of U.S. adults say they are “extremely…
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Hillary Atlantic City 7-6-16

America’s Most Distrusted Woman Is Also Its Worst Comic

Posted by  ▪  July 6, 2016

How Could Republicans Be Unable to Beat Hillary?

America’s Most Distrusted Woman Is Also Its Worst Comic

Hillary Atlantic City 7-6-16
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7/6/2016 at 8:00pm
You might want to have a looped soundtrack of fingernails on a blackboard cued up . . . Because you could be clamoring for something relatively soothing like that after listening to Hillary’s attempt at stand-up comedy. With All Due Respect opened today’s show with a clip of Hillary trying to use…
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Loretta Lynch and Hillary Clinton laughing w border

Charade completed: AG Lynch rubber-stamps FBI recommendation not to prosecute Hillary

Posted by  ▪  July 6, 2016

Gift to Hillary signed, sealed and delivered on eve of FBI Director Comey testimony in Congress

Charade completed: AG Lynch rubber-stamps FBI recommendation not to prosecute Hillary

Loretta Lynch and Hillary Clinton laughing w border
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7/6/2016 at 6:15pm
Wow, when the FBI and DOJ want to move quickly, they sure can. The FBI announced on July 5 it’s decision not to recommend prosecution just three days after the Saturday, July 2, interview of Hillary. Attorney General Loretta Lynch wasted not time, and just announced she has accepted FBI Director James…
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hillary clinton email lies fbi comey investigation democrat classified information

A Tale of Two Press Conferences

Posted by  ▪  July 6, 2016

A side by side comparison of Hillary’s press conference and Comey’s is just about as damning as it gets. Not that it matters.

A Tale of Two Press Conferences

hillary clinton email lies fbi comey investigation democrat classified information
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7/6/2016 at 6:00pm
Hillary gets a pass from the FBI despite overwhelming evidence that she and her minions mishandled classified information and most of America is all ¯_(ツ)_/¯. Throughout the investigation, we’ve noted the abundance of inconsistencies in Hillary’s ever-changing story, and there have been many. Yesterday, the RNC released a video highlighting Hillary’s…
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Gretchen Carlson

Gretchen Carlson Files Sexual Harassment Suit Against Roger Ailes

Posted by  ▪  July 6, 2016

Ailes allegedly fired her because she refused to sleep with him and complained of a hostile working environment

Gretchen Carlson Files Sexual Harassment Suit Against Roger Ailes

Gretchen Carlson
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7/6/2016 at 4:30pm
Former Fox New host Gretchen Carlson has filed a sexual harassment lawsuit against Roger Ailes, the company’s chairman and CEO. She claims he fired her after “she complained about a hostile working environment” and refused to sleep with Ailes. https://twitter.com/mlcalderone/status/750711599598632960 From USA Today: “Ailes has unlawfully retaliated against Carlson and sabotaged her career because she…
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Selin Gören Germany

German Activist Lied About Rapists to Avoid Fueling Racism

Posted by  ▪  July 6, 2016

She originally told police German speaking men robbed her.

German Activist Lied About Rapists to Avoid Fueling Racism

Selin Gören Germany
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7/6/2016 at 3:00pm
German activist Selin Gören said she lied to the police about her attackers because she did not want racists to use her story as an excuse to keep out refugees. The men attacked the spokeswoman for Linksjugend Solid, a left-wing German youth organization, at a playground late at night in Mannheim. She…
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Bernie Sanders Damn Emails pic

Bernie Supporters Not Happy With FBI Letting Hillary Off the Hook

Posted by  ▪  July 6, 2016

“Never thought I’d agree with Trump!”

Bernie Supporters Not Happy With FBI Letting Hillary Off the Hook

Bernie Sanders Damn Emails pic
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7/6/2016 at 1:30pm
Bernie Sanders supporters have been clinging to a hope that if the FBI recommended indictment for Hillary Clinton, there was a chance the Democratic Party would dump her and nominate Bernie instead. That hope ended this week. Now that the FBI has let her off the hook, nothing will stop her nomination….
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Abu Wa'el Dhiab Brazil

Rio Olympics Disaster Looms: Missing Gitmo Prisoner, Superbug, No Police

Posted by  ▪  July 6, 2016

The Olympics are about to crash and burn before the Opening Ceremonies.

Rio Olympics Disaster Looms: Missing Gitmo Prisoner, Superbug, No Police

Abu Wa'el Dhiab Brazil
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7/6/2016 at 12:00pm
The 2016 Summer Olympics begin in Rio next month and everything that can go wrong has gone wrong. The police have told tourists they cannot protect them, scientists found a superbug in the water, and no one can find a missing Gitmo prisoner in Brazil. The police put out a “Welcome to…
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Morning Joe 7-6-16 Mika Joe

Scarborough: ‘I Don’t Question Comey’s Integrity. I Question His Courage’

Posted by  ▪  July 6, 2016

Morning Joe Rips Hillary, Comey, Obama Over Email Fiasco

Scarborough: ‘I Don’t Question Comey’s Integrity. I Question His Courage’

Morning Joe 7-6-16 Mika Joe
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7/6/2016 at 10:23am
Last night, I emailed our Legal Insurrection leader Bill Jacobson to say I was counting on Joe Scarborough to have his finest moment this morning in light of the fiasco of the failure of the FBI to recommend the indictment of Hillary Clinton. This morning, Scarborough rose to the occasion. With significant…
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