Connecticut News: Citizen of Honduras, JAVIER VASQUEZ MARTINEZ Pleads Guilty to Reentering U.S. after Being Deported

Connecticut – John H. Durham, United States Attorney for the District of Connecticut, announced that JAVIER VASQUEZ MARTINEZ, 39, a citizen of Honduras last residing in Meriden, pleaded guilty today before U.S. District Judge Janet C. Hall in New Haven to one count of reentry of a removed alien. According to court documents and statements […]

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Louisiana News: Chalmette Man, CHRIS WELLS Sentenced After Pleading Guilty To Drug Conspiracy and Firearms Offenses

NEW ORLEANS. La. – The U.S. Attorney’s Office, EDLA announced that U.S. District Judge Carl J. Barbier sentenced CHRIS WELLS, age 35, of Chalmette, Louisiana, to 240 months imprisonment and 8 years of supervised release after pleading guilty to several drug charges, including conspiracy to distribute and possession with intent to distribute one hundred grams […]

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WASHINGTON | White House outlines counterterrorism strategy, slams Iran

WASHINGTON  — President Donald Trump’s national security adviser is outlining the administration’s long-awaited counterterrorism strategy and offering harsh words for Iran. John Bolton calls Iran the “central banker of international terrorism.” He says the strategy will rely on military and nonmilitary means to fight extremists, focusing on Islamic State militants as well as those backed […]

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Virginia News: ALEXANDRIA, Gilberto Paz Madrid, Multi-Kilogram Drug Trafficker from Mexico Pleads Guilty

ALEXANDRIA, Va. – A Mexican national pleaded guilty today to participating in a drug trafficking conspiracy involving the distribution of kilogram-level amounts of controlled substances on behalf of co-conspirators located overseas and throughout the United States. According to court documents, Gilberto Paz Madrid, 33, traveled to northern Virginia in June 2018 with another citizen of […]

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New York News: Jamaican National, Damion Christopher Alexander Brown Sentenced For Drug Trafficking And Bribery

CONTACT: Barbara Burns PHONE: (716) 843-5817 FAX #: (716) 551-3051 BUFFALO, N.Y. – U.S. Attorney James P. Kennedy, Jr. announced today that Damion Christopher Alexander Brown, 43, a Jamaican national residing in Buffalo, NY, who was convicted of conspiracy to possess with intent to distribute 100 kilograms or more of marijuana, and bribery of a […]

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COLLEGE PARK, Md. | APNewsBreak: ‘Alt-right’ group regains IRS tax-exempt status

COLLEGE PARK, Md.— The Internal Revenue Service has reinstated the tax-exempt status of a nonprofit operated by white nationalist Richard Spencer, who has been banned from using mainstream online platforms to raise money. Spencer’s Alexandria, Virginia-based National Policy Institute Inc. automatically lost its tax-exempt status as a 501(c)(3) nonprofit more than a year ago after […]

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Tennessee News: NASHVILLE, Final Defendant, Tammy Young Sentenced to Prison in All About Giving Fraud Child & Adult Care Feeding Program Defrauded of More Than $2 Million

NASHVILLE, Tenn. – October 4, 2018 – Tammy Young, 49, of Knoxville, Tennessee, was sentenced yesterday in U.S. District Court to 15 months in federal prison for her role in defrauding the government of more than $2 million, announced U.S. Attorney Don Cochran for the Middle District of Tennessee. Young is the final defendant to […]

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Massachusetts News: BOSTON, Dozens Arrested in and Around City of Lawrence as Part of Project Safe Neighborhood Sweep

Defendants arrested on drug, gun and immigration charges BOSTON, Ms. – Dozens of individuals were arrested today on federal drug, firearms, and immigration offenses, as well as state warrants. In addition, 13 criminal aliens were arrested and will be processed administratively. Today’s sweep, netting more than 35 criminals in and around the City of Lawrence, […]

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West Virginia News: CHARLESTON, United States Attorney Mike Stuart Announces Progress in Making our Communities Safer through Project Safe Neighborhoods

CHARLESTON, W.Va. – One year ago, the Department of Justice announced the revitalization and enhancement of Project Safe Neighborhoods (PSN), which is the centerpiece of the Department’s violent crime reduction strategy and a top priority of Attorney General Sessions. PSN is an evidence-based program proven to be effective at reducing violent crime. Through PSN, a […]

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BILLINGS, Mont | AP FACT CHECK: Emails show Tester did try to meet Kavanaugh

BILLINGS, Mont — Republican Senate candidate Matt Rosendale accuses his Democratic opponent, Sen. Jon Tester, of obstructing the confirmation process of Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh by refusing to meet with him before deciding to vote against his nomination. The claim against the two-term incumbent feeds into State Auditor Rosendale’s narrative of Tester as hostile […]

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