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Illinois attorney general challenges Van Dyke murder sentence
10:09pm, 11th February, 2019

Illinois attorney general challenges Van Dyke murder sentence

Illinois Attorney General Kwame Raoul and a prosecutor on Monday challenged the sentence of former Chicago police officer Jason Van Dyke for the murder of a black teenager, questioning whether the judge who imposed it followed the law due to his fail...
Virginia lieutenant governor denies new sexual assault allegation
9:16pm, 8th February, 2019

Virginia lieutenant governor denies new sexual assault allegation

Virginia Lieutenant Governor Justin Fairfax faced a second accusation of sexual assault on Friday, when a woman accused him of raping her when they were fellow students at Duke University, adding to the chaos that has engulfed the state's top th...