There’s a ‘Strong Case’ for Many of the January 6 Defendants to Be Pardoned

During CNN’s “State of the Union” broadcast this week, Sen. Tom Cotton (R-Arkansas) discussed the double standard of justice applied to protesters on January 6, 2021, noting that some people convicted of misdemeanors spent longer in pretrial detention than their sentences. Cotton said the standards of January 6 did not apply to Black Lives Matter […]

Only 13% Say Donald Trump Treated Same as Other ‘Criminal Defendants’

A CNN poll on Friday found that only 13% of people believe former President Donald Trump is being treated like any other “criminal defendant.” of investigation It appears to confirm Mr. Trump’s claims that the effort to bankrupt and imprison him is politically motivated by the White House. “This is a witch hunt, it’s a […]

Many think Trump being treated differently than other criminal defendants: Poll

A majority of Americans believe former President Trump is being treated differently than most criminal defendants in his hush money case. according to to new CNN poll. Another recent poll by The Economist/YouGov found that 24% of Americans think the former president will be convicted in the hush-money scandal, while 36% say they don’t think […]

Judge Sentences Former Prison Transport Guard Who Admitted To Sexually Assaulting Multiple Female Defendants

A Minnesota former prison transport officer received a 30-year sentence Tuesday after sexually assaulting several female defendants. Marquet Johnson, 45, has been sentenced to 30 years in prison following multiple incidents where he sexually assaulted female pretrial detainees under his supervision, according to the Department of Justice (DOJ). The sentence also includes five years of […]

Some J6 Defendants Released amid Appeal That Impacts Trump’s Case

Some of the defendants in the Jan. 6 shooting have been released on a federal judge’s order, pending an appeal in the U.S. Supreme Court centered on the interpretation that they obstructed an official proceeding as oral arguments approach. . of washington post report On federal judge’s decision to release ‘a small number’ of defendants […]

3 defendants plead guilty in Minnesota murder case of a young mother

The young mother’s death came in unusual circumstances when Minnesota Governor Tim Walz took the case from Hennepin County prosecutors and handed it over to Attorney General Keith Ellison amid public criticism that the original plea deal was illegal. The final three people charged in the killing have pleaded guilty. Too generous. Eric Haynes on […]