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US cinema shooter called hotline minutes before crime


August 31st, 2012 - 2:19 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Aug 31 (IANS) James Holmes, the suspected shooter in the recent Colorado cinema massacre, had called a University of Colorado (CU) emergency number nine minutes before the shooting started, ... Read more...

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Academic failure triggered US cinema shooting: Prosecutors


August 26th, 2012 - 3:36 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Aug 26 (IANS) Academic failures and insults may have caused accused James Holmes to booby trap his apartment with explosives and plan the shootings during the "Batman" movie screening, ... Read more...

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Norwegian mass killer sentenced to 21 years in jail (Lead)


August 24th, 2012 - 4:21 pm ICT by IANS
Oslo, Aug 24 (IANS) Norwegian mass killer Anders Behring Breivik was sentenced to 21 years in prison for killing 77 people in bomb and shooting attacks last year.The court also ... Read more...

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US cinema shooting suspect mentally ill, say attorneys


August 10th, 2012 - 12:09 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Aug 10 (IANS) James Holmes, the suspect in Denver's midnight movie theatre shooting incident in the US state of Colorado, is "mentally ill", his attorneys have said.Twelve people were ... Read more...

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US court absolves Union Carbide in Bhopal gas tragedy (Second Lead)


June 29th, 2012 - 1:40 am ICT by IANS
New York, June 29 (IANS) A US federal court has ruled that neither Union Carbide Corporation (UCC) nor its former chairman Warren Anderson were liable for any environmental remediation or ... Read more...

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Convicted Tahawwur Rana loses retrial plea


June 12th, 2012 - 10:23 am ICT by IANS
Chicago, June 12 (IANS) A Chicago court has dismissed a retrial plea by Pakistan born Canadian Tahawwur Rana, convicted of providing material support to Pakistan based terrorist group Lashkar-e-Taeba (LeT), ... Read more...

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Norway terror suspect is not insane, says judge


November 15th, 2011 - 12:48 am ICT by IANS
Oslo, Nov 14 (IANS) There was no reason to believe that mass murder suspect Anders Behring Breivik, who allegedly massacred 77 people in Oslo in July, was insane, the judge ... Read more...

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Rajaratnam ordered to pay $92.8 million in a civil case


November 9th, 2011 - 12:01 pm ICT by IANS
New York, Nov 9 (IANS) After getting the longest prison sentence ever for insider trading, hedge fund tycoon Raj Rajaratnam has been ordered to pay a record $92.8 million penalty ... Read more...

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Jalen Rose sentenced to 20 days behind bars


July 28th, 2011 - 1:20 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Bloomfield Hills, Mich, July 27 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Former basketball star Jalen Rose has been handed 20 days jail sentence for drunk driving. District Court Judge Kimberly Small sentenced Rose to 92 days ... Read more...

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Evidence of ISI-LeT links to be made public in 26/11 trial


May 25th, 2011 - 11:01 pm ICT by IANS
Chicago, May 25 (IANS) Links between Pakistani spy agency Inter-Services Intelligence (ISI) and Pakistan-based terror group Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT), blamed for the 2008 Mumbai terror attack, are likely to be laid ... Read more...

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Pakistani tied to failed Times Square bombing deported


May 23rd, 2011 - 11:12 am ICT by IANS
Washington, May 23 (IANS) US Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) has deported a Pakistani man arrested during the investigation last year into the failed Times Square bombing after he pleaded ... Read more...

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Australian man raped woman for 13 hours


May 11th, 2011 - 2:23 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, May 11 (IANS) A 49-year-old Australian man was Wednesday sentenced to 10 years in prison for raping and sexually assaulting a woman for nearly 13 hours.Bruce Dale Brady from ... Read more...

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Oz man who had baby with 11-yr-old stepdaughter 15-yrs ago escapes jail


April 19th, 2011 - 4:55 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Apr 19 (ANI): An Australian man, who had sex with his stepdaughter 15-years ago when she was 11 and father a child by her, has been given an 18-month suspended jail ... Read more...

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Mumbai terror suspect Rana’s trial on May 16


April 12th, 2011 - 10:13 am ICT by IANS
Chicago, April 12 (IANS) The trial of Pakistani-Canadian Tahawwur Rana, co-accused with David Headley in the November 2008 Mumbai terrorist attacks, is expected to start in Chicago as scheduled May ... Read more...

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Oz school mistress jailed for 5 years for sexually abusing boys


March 24th, 2011 - 3:19 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Mar 24 (ANI): A New South Wales woman will spend at least five years in jail for sexually abusing six boys at the school where she worked.In sentencing Cassandra Leigh Johnson, ... Read more...

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Hindu guru found guilty of molesting girls in US


March 7th, 2011 - 9:29 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, March 7 (IANS) The spiritual guru of a Hindu ashram in Texas has been found guilty of molesting two young girls who grew up at one of the largest ... Read more...

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Oz doctor jailed for raping exotic dancer after she refused him sex


February 24th, 2011 - 5:13 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Feb 24 (ANI): A doctor in Adelaide, Australia, who became obsessed with an exotic dancer who refused him sex even after he wooed her with expensive gifts, has been jailed for ... Read more...

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Peter Jackson’s credit card fraudster jailed


February 10th, 2011 - 4:59 pm ICT by ANI
Wellington, Feb 10 (ANI): A man has been sentenced to 10 months in prison after billing nearly 250,000 dollars in bogus charges to Sir Peter Jackson's credit card.Richard Berry, owner of the ... Read more...

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Gabrielle Giffords in Good Condition Transfers to Rehab Center


January 27th, 2011 - 1:14 am ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Jan 26 (THAINDIAN NEWS) In a miraculous story of strength, Congresswoman Gabrielle Gifford has been listed in good condition and moved to a rehabilitation center just three short weeks after being shot ... Read more...

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California man sentenced to four years in jail for criminal copyright infringement


December 15th, 2010 - 2:49 am ICT by BNO News
SAN JOSE, CALIFORNIA (BNO NEWS) -- A 55-year-old California man was sentenced to four years in prison for running a company that engaged in selling copies of software and entertainment over the ... Read more...

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Mumbai terror suspect Rana’s hearing cancelled


December 14th, 2010 - 11:24 am ICT by IANS
Chicago, Dec 14 (IANS) A status hearing of Pakistani-Canadian terror suspect Tahawwur Hussain Rana, co-accused with Lashkar-e-Taiba operative David Headley in the 26/11 Mumbai attacks case, set go on trial here Feb ... Read more...

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Jason Allen Tattersall Once Again Sentenced To Prison After Torturing Youth With “DOG” Tattoo


December 12th, 2010 - 7:41 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Dec 12, (THAINDIAN NEWS) A 35-year-old Australian man has once again been sentenced to prison by the court after he was charged with tattooing "DOG" on the forehead of an ... Read more...

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Oz man who raped 10-yr-old girl while driving drunk ordered to pay $18K


December 10th, 2010 - 1:37 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Dec 10 (ANI): An Australian man has been ordered to pay 18,750 dollars in compensation for raping a 10-year-old girl almost five years ago.The man raped the girl when she sat ... Read more...

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Oz school housemistress guilty of sex with underage boys


December 10th, 2010 - 1:24 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Dec 10 (ANI): A former school housemistress, entrusted with the care of boys aged 11 and 12, has been found guilty of sexually abusing them.The 41-year-old had oral sex and ... Read more...

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Us judge dismisses suit challenging government’s authority to kill Qaeda’s Al-Awlaki


December 8th, 2010 - 4:39 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec.8 (ANI): US District Court Judge John D. Bates has dismissed a lawsuit that challenged the Obama administration's right and authority to assassinate Al Qaeda leader Anwar Al-Awlaki, who is a ... Read more...

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Gold burglar targeting South Asian homes gets 3 years


December 4th, 2010 - 10:11 am ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Dec 4 (IANS) A New York City woman who admitted being part of a ring of picky burglars which targeted dozens of South Asian homes in Washington suburbs has ... Read more...

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Actor Wesley Snipes ordered to begin three-year prison term


November 20th, 2010 - 3:39 am ICT by BNO News
OCALA, FLORIDA (BNO NEWS) -- Actor Wesley Snipes on Friday was ordered to surrender to authorities to begin his 3-year sentence in prison after being found guilty of tax evasion in 2008.The ... Read more...

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Former Oz principal jailed for sex attack on student - again


November 11th, 2010 - 2:57 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Nov 11 (ANI): A former NSW school principal who has already served a term for sex offences has been jailed again for at least four years for attacking another student.Frank ... Read more...

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Elizabeth Smart Trial Begins, Accused Behaves Erratically On First Day


November 2nd, 2010 - 7:58 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Salt Lake City, Nov 2, (THAINDIAN NEWS) After 8 years of the sensational kidnapping of Salt lake City resident Elizabeth Smart, the trial for the case has started. In 2002 ... Read more...

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Kiwi father forced daughter to pray after sexually abusing her


October 31st, 2010 - 2:09 pm ICT by ANI
Wellington, Oct 31 (ANI): A NZ father, who made his young daughter pray for forgiveness with him after he had sexually abused her, has been jailed.Christchurch Court News website reported that the ... Read more...

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US court stalls acceptance of gay recruits into military


October 21st, 2010 - 1:33 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct.21 (ANI): A US federal appeals court has temporarily stalled the landmark court decision of allowing openly gay recruits to be accepted into the military.In response to an emergency request from ... Read more...

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Man To Spend Christmas Holidays In Jail For Next 5 Years


October 1st, 2010 - 4:44 am ICT by Pen Men At Work
September 30, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): A judge running for the State Supreme Court recently grabbed the headlines for handing out a strange sentence to a man accused of assaulting ... Read more...

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Man Accused Of Assaulting Woman To Spend Christmas Behind Bars For Next Five Years


September 30th, 2010 - 6:44 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Livingston, Sep 30, (THAINDIAN NEWS) In a rather unusual sentencing, a man who was found guilty of assaulting a women, is likely to spend the next five Christmas behind the ... Read more...

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Mumbai attack suspect Rana’s February trial on track


September 23rd, 2010 - 11:22 am ICT by IANS
Chicago, Sep 23 (IANS) The trial of Pakistani Canadian terror suspect Tahawwur Hussain Rana, a co-accused with Pakistani American David Coleman Headley in the 26/11 Mumbai terror attacks, remains on track for ... Read more...

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Former IBM Exec Robert Moffat Sentenced to 6 Months, $50,000 Fines


September 14th, 2010 - 10:52 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Sep 14 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Robert Moffat spent 31 years working for IBM and is now facing six months in prison after he plead guilty in March, and admitted that he has given ... Read more...

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