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Attorney General William Barr, left, and President Donald Trump turn to leave after speaking in the Rose Garden of the White House, in Washington, July 11, 2019.
Alex Brandon/AP Photo, File
AP News
February 14, 2020 - 10:01 am
House Democrats frustrated over the Senate's acquittal of President Donald Trump are pushing their oversight efforts toward the Justice Department and what they call Attorney General William Barr's efforts to politicize federal law enforcement. Read more here.
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Laura Bluestein
Burlington County Prosecutor's Office
AP News
February 13, 2020 - 10:31 am
A New Jersey woman who authorities said was digging a grave for her dead wife when police arrived at the home 2 1/2 years ago has been convicted of manslaughter but acquitted of murder. Read more here.
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Trump
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AP News
February 06, 2020 - 1:33 pm
Exulting in his impeachment acquittal, President Donald Trump took a scorched-earth victory lap Thursday, unleashing his fury against those who tried to remove him from office while looking ahead to his reelection campaign. Read more here.
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President Donald Trump delivers his State of the Union address to a joint session of Congress in the House Chamber on Capitol Hill in Washington, Tuesday, Feb. 4, 2020, as Nancy Pelosi listens.
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AP News
February 06, 2020 - 8:19 am
The Republican-controlled Senate acquitted President Donald Trump on two impeachment charges Wednesday amid Republican complaints about what they called a rushed process and Democratic claims that Trump is a threat to democracy. The historic, three-week trial proceeded largely along partisan lines...
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In this image from video, Sen. Mitt Romney, R-Utah, speaks on the Senate floor about the impeachment trial against President Donald Trump at the U.S. Capitol in Washington, Wednesday, Feb. 5, 2020.
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AP News
February 05, 2020 - 11:23 am
President Donald Trump is on the verge of acquittal by the Senate, an end to only the third presidential impeachment trial in American history but coming at the start of a tumultuous campaign for the White House. Read more here.
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Sen. Lamar Alexander, R-Tenn., arrives on Capitol Hill in Washington, Thursday, Jan. 30, 2020, before the impeachment trial of President Donald Trump on charges of abuse of power and obstruction of Congress.
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AP News
January 31, 2020 - 9:44 am
Republican Sen. Lamar Alexander of Tennessee will oppose calling more witnesses in President Donald Trump's impeachment trial, all but dashing Democratic efforts to hear more testimony and pushing the Senate toward a vote to acquit Trump as soon as Friday. Read more here.
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Michael White walking out of court.
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Kristen Johanson
December 16, 2019 - 7:42 pm
Attorneys for Michael White — the man acquitted in a fatal stabbing near Rittenhouse Square nearly two years ago — want to prohibit victim impact statements from being read at his sentencing next month. But prosecutors are fighting to allow the victim’s family to speak — and it won’t be an easy...
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George Zimmerman
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CBS News
December 04, 2019 - 4:17 pm
George Zimmerman, the Florida man acquitted in the 2012 death of unarmed teenager Trayvon Martin, is suing Martin's family, prosecutors and others involved in the case for $100 million. In a lawsuit filed Wednesday, he claimed that the case relied on false evidence and cites "malicious prosecution...
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Michael White walking out of court.
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Kristen Johanson
November 19, 2019 - 1:49 pm
Michael White, the man acquitted in the Rittenhouse Square stabbing death of a real estate developer, was in court Tuesday morning, where prosecutors urged a judge to put him back behind bars before his sentencing next month. White has missed four court supervision appointments. Read more here.
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Michael White walking out of court.
Kristen Johanson/KYW Newsradio
Kristen Johanson
November 07, 2019 - 2:52 pm
Lawyers for Michael White were in court Thursday explaining why their client hasn’t checked in with the court since trial, as directed. Read more here.
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