Robert Blecker: AG Barr is right to resume death penalty for vicious killers

Per: Fox News Attorney General William Barr should be applauded for announcing Thursday that the federal government will resume executing convicted murderers on death row for the first time since 2003, beginning with five vicious killers in December and January. β€œCongress has expressly authorized the death penalty through legislation adopted by the people’s representatives in […]

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Jury convicts ex-NFL player of rape, mulls 8 other charges

SAN DIEGO (AP) A California jury that convicted former NFL player Kellen Winslow Jr. of raping a 58-year-old homeless woman has been ordered to return to deliberations Tuesday after deadlocking on eight other charges against him, including two additional counts of rape involving a 54-year-old hitchhiker and an unconscious teen. A jury on Monday in […]

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Georgia man who held teenage girl captive won’t face prison time

A 33-year-old Georgia man who served eight months of a 10-year, 8-month sentence will not go to jail despite holding a teenage girl as a prisoner in his home for over a year. Michael Wysolovski was arrested in June 2017 by FBI agents Gwinnett County police after a 17-year-old North Carolina girl who had been […]

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Paul Manafort sentenced to a total of 7.5 years in prison for conspiracy and fraud, and charged with mortgage fraud in N.Y.

Once a globe-trotting lobbyist and consultant to presidents, Paul Manafort left a Washington courtroom Wednesday a felon twice over, facing down a 7 1 / 2 -year prison sentence. As he returned to the jail cell in Alexandria, Va., where he has been held for nine months, prosecutors in New York announced a 16-count grand […]

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