U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder
Changes in New York election law will no longer have to be pre-cleared by the Department of Justice. That’s the effect of the high court’s ruling that struck down a part of the Voting Rights Act that since 1965 has protected minority voters.
The New York Civil Liberties Union on Wednesday called a reported plan for a federal monitor on the NYPD to address the stop-and-frisk program a great step forward.
Special Prosecutor Charges George Zimmerman With Second-Degree Murder In Trayvon Martin Shooting Death
George Zimmerman is in custody, and has been charged with second-degree murder in the Trayvon Martin case.
The 77-year-old trailblazing politician died last week after a battle with colon cancer.
Thursday was a good day for federal agents and bad day for the mob. In the morning the FBI made arrests from New England to Florida. In all, 127 mafia members and associates were charged.
Governor-elect Andrew Cuomo said that the trial for the professed mastermind of the Sept. 11 attacks should not be held in New York state.