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Parents warned of ‘morning after’ drink driving as police gear up to catch offenders

Motorists have been urged by experts not to risk being charged with “morning after” drink driving as Britons prepare themselves to celebrate a long-awaited Platinum Jubilee weekend. Experts are estimating that over 15 million people will join in with the celebrations at the end of this week. However, they have warned that with at least […]

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UK

Keir Starmer slams Tories for being ‘soft on crime’ as repeat knife offenders avoid jail

In several UK counties, over 30 percent of serial knife offenders in the last five years avoided jail time, as the Labour leader warned of a “victims’ crisis”. Sir Keir vowed to “restore faith in law and order” as he described a Tory 2015 pledge to imprison repeat knife criminals as “in tatters”. According to […]

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US

Woman attacked, robbed in Oak Lawn home by offenders pretending to sell candy

CHICAGO (CBS)– An elderly woman was attacked in her own home in southwest suburban Oak Lawn Tuesday night.  One of the attackers rang the door bell of the 70-year-old woman at her home, on 105th Street near Kenton Avenue, pretending to sell candy around 6 p.m. Home Invasion 4600 block of 105th Pl occurred the evening […]

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Entertainment

Stream It Or Skip It: ‘Juvenile Justice’ On Netflix, A Korean Drama About A Juvenile Court Judge That Despises Juvenile Offenders

Most of the K-dramas we’ve seen are more of the continuing story variety of show, so it’s a little unusual when we come across one that’s more of a procedural. But not only is Juvenile Justice, the newest K-drama on Netflix, a procedural, but it feels a lot like an American network procedural from the ’90s […]

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Gaming

Facebook failed to spot climate misinformation from some of its worst denialist offenders | Engadget

Facebook may be failing to tag a large amount of climate misinformation posted on its site, a study released today indicates. Researchers from the Center for Counter Digital Hate 184 exceptionally popular stories from what it identified to be the top ten publishers of climate change denial content in the world (a list that includes […]

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Science

The Tinder Swindler: 5 Tactics to Know So You Don’t Fall Victim to ‘Romance Fraud’

In the chart-topping Netflix documentary The Tinder Swindler, three women describe how they were defrauded by convicted conman Simon Leviev (who was born Shimon Hayut) after meeting him on the dating app.   The film gives a detailed and deeply personal account of how Leviev used Tinder to connect with his victims and ultimately swindle […]

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US

Louisville councilman wants to use tax dollars to pay bonds for low-level offenders at jail

A Metro Council member is taking action after another inmate died behind bars at Metro Corrections, the latest death as issues continue at the troubled jail.On Sunday, jail officials confirmed Leslie Starnes took his own life. His death at Louisville Metro Corrections brings the total number to six deaths in the last 90 days, three […]

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Business

Late payment offenders heap misery on smaller firms – Barclays report reveals

LATE payments are crippling small and mid-size businesses as three in five try to get their due from customers, latest figures from Barclays reveal. Read more here Daily Express :: City and Business Feed

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US

Illinois judge who reversed sex offender’s conviction is reassigned

Judge Robert Alan sparked outrage after tossing the conviction of 18-year-old Drew S. Clinton, who had been found guilty of sexually assaulting a 16-year-old. Read more here New York Daily News

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US

“Justice For J6” Says They’re Rallying For Nonviolent Offenders. Most Alleged Capitol Rioters In Jail Are Charged With Violent Crimes.

The “Justice for J6” rally is being pitched as support for “nonviolent offenders,” but that doesn’t describe charges against most defendants in jail. View Entire Post › Read more here BuzzFeed News