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December 12, 2019

Jimmy Ray Rodgers Sentenced | Law & Crime

Jimmy Ray Rodgers, 29, was sentenced on Thursday to life without parole in the 2015 murder of Dr. Teresa Sievers. The victim’s husband Mark Sievers, 51, orchestrated the homicide, prosecutors said. He recruited childhood…

John Ratcliffe Calls Whistleblower a Liar

Rep. John Ratcliffe (R-Texas) on Wednesday took direct aim at the whistleblower whose complaint about President Donald Trump’s phone call with Ukrainian president Volodymyr Zelensky triggered the impeachment proceedings,…

Todd Bank Escorted Out of Federal Court

An attorney was escorted out of federal court on Wednesday after sarcastically mixing it up with a judge who eventually had enough of the lawyer’s fresh mouth. The verbal contretemps unfolded in the typically placid Second…

Mitch McConnell Meets with White House Counsel

Many Republican senators, and even some leading Democrats, have offered the “I’m a juror” response to the media, dodging impeachment-related questions under the guise of guarding their impartiality. The top Republican of…