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Is Pot Legalization to Blame for at Least Eleven Homicides?

Reading from the Voice Media empire: The district attorney who prosecuted James Holmes for his lethal shooting spree at a movie theater in 2012 says marijuana legalization has resulted in plenty of bloodshed, too. Westword has the story. The post Is Pot Legalization to Blame for at Least Eleven Homicides? appeared first on True Crime Report.

Now That Benjamin Levy’s Face Looks Like This, Will Somebody Help Him?

Reading from the Voice Media empire: Even if Benjamin Levy, thirty, wasn’t one of his state’s most frequently arrested men, his latest bust, for a drunken scooter crash, would still stand out, since the incident injured his passenger and left his face looking like an order of steak tartare. But while his actions certainly qualify him for nomination as douchebag, that [...]Show More Summary

Why a Jury Acquitted Sex Offender Matthew Burry of Killing His Baby

Reading from the Voice Media empire: In July 2015, a sex offender who spent more than a decade in prison, was arrested and charged with child abuse resulting in death after the passing of his four-and-a-half-month-old son, Dominic. But a jury has now found Burry not guilty of the crime after his legal team presented evidence that the child actually died [...]Show More Summary

Brian Pattison Guilty in Tattoo Party That Turned Into Murder, Arson

Reading from the Voice Media empire: Tattoo artist Brian Pattison has been found guilty of killing Shane Richardson last year, then starting a fire that closed an iconic bagel shop located in the same structure, for months. Prosecutors...Show More Summary

Why Everyone’s Stopped Clammed Up About Grant Neal Non-Consensual Sex Claim

Reading from the Voice Media empire: A settlement has been reached in the case of Grant Neal, a college student and football player who was suspended for what a witness believed was a non-consensual sexual encounter with a female athletic trainer. But as part of the pact, neither the university nor Neal’s legal representatives will say how the matter was resolved or [...]Show More Summary

Prosecutor Compares Child With Autism to Sandy Hook Shooter in Assault Case

Reading from the Voice Media empire: Logan Thompson, a child with autism, was charged with third-degree assault and harassment after an October 2015 altercation with another student at his school. In the lawsuit between the ThompsonShow More Summary

Gregory Heard Sues Cop for Tasing Him as He Surrendered

Reading from the Voice Media empire: Gregory Heard, a homeless man, has filed a lawsuit against a police officer over a June 2016 arrest during which he was tased in the act of surrendering even though he was unarmed. The complaint bolsters its argument with a video on view in this post and references to an interview with a police trainer who harshly criticized [...]Show More Summary

Cops’ “Search” for Stolen Vehicle So Bad Owner Had to Find It Himself

Reading from the Voice Media empire: A man living in a major metro area says the police department’s response to the recent theft of his vehicle was so slow, rude and ineffectual that he decided to search for the car himself. He adds that many hours later, after finding the vehicle on his own, the officer he called to clear the case [...]Show More Summary

Judge: Bronco Bar Murder Was an Execution

Reading from the Voice Media empire:  Ignacio Luque-Verdugo received the maximum sentence in a 2014 triple shooting at the Bronco Bar that the judge in the case described as an execution. Prosecutors said a man killed in the incident...Show More Summary

Krystal Voss Shaken-Baby-Syndrome Conviction Tossed After Thirteen Years

Reading from the Voice Media empire: A judge has ordered a new trial in the case of Krystal Voss, who was convicted in 2004 of child abuse in the death of her nineteen-month-old son and sentenced to twenty years in prison. The reversal is another setback for advocates of “shaken baby syndrome,” a diagnosis that’s been used in court to prosecute [...]Show More Summary

Justin Steib’s Jail Death: Video Contradicts Official’s Account

Reading from the Voice Media empire: A heavily edited cellhouse video that depicts the fatal collapse of an inmate at a county detention facility  is a key piece of evidence in a lawsuit brought by the inmate’s family against several...Show More Summary

Nahid “Dr. Venus” Moshrefi: Bill Comes Due for Cancer-Faking Fraud

Reading from the Voice Media empire: Nahid Moshrefi, also known as Dr. Venus K. Moshrefi, describes herself as a specialist in natural healing therapies. But she’s characterized by prosecutors with the First Judicial District DA’s office...Show More Summary

Was Brandon Kabelman’s Death a Tragic Accident or Something More Mysterious?

Reading from the Voice Media empire: It was a bizarre scene that greeted emergency responders late in the evening of August 4, 2016. Lying in the roadway near the intersection of 10th and Garrison in Lakewood was a thirty-year-old male who’d suffered a severe head injury. Nearby was an SUV that had crashed into a utility pole. The only witness to [...]Show More Summary

Why a Major SWAT Team Won’t Use Body Cameras When They May Be Needed Most

Reading from the Voice Media empire: A major metro police department has expanded its body-worn-camera program to include members of the SWAT team. However, the policy’s fine print reveals that the cameras won’t be routinely used during tactical operations, when SWAT officers may be put in the position of using force. Show More Summary

Was There a Criminal Cover-up in Marvin Booker’s Jail Death?

Reading from the Voice Media empire: Marvin Booker died after being placed in a sleeper hold and tased while in jail for a minor offense seven years ago. The case netted a $6 million settlement, but questions raised in a documentary film about the Taser in the incident, which somehow disappeared during the course of the investigation, has led [...]Show More Summary

Will John Bowlen’s Dumbass Trouble With the Law Prevent Him From Inhering NFL Team?

Reading from the Voice Media empire: John Bowlen, son of ailing Denver Broncos owner Pat Bowlen, has been named in a Colorado arrest warrant following his weekend arrest in California for driving under the influence.In the document, also accessible here, Arapahoe County Court Judge Darren Louis Vahle counts five ways in which the younger Bowlen violated his probation for a [...]Show More Summary

Keith Hammock Finds Out the Hard Way He Can’t Just Shoot a Kid at a Marijuana Grow

Reading from the Voice Media empire: Keith Hammock has been found guilty of second-degree murder and more for killing one teenager and wounding another last October after they’d jumped a fence into his back yard, where he was growing...Show More Summary

Darius Ratcliff’s Incredible Life of Crime Before Age 21

Reading from the Voice Media empire: Darius Ratcliff has been found guilty of first-degree assault against the peace officer who shot him on July 31, 2016, the day before his twentieth birthday. Exactly a year later and one day before he turned 21, he was scheduled to be back in court for a hearing related to a separate murder charge, with [...]Show More Summary

Straight-Arrow Radio Host Steffan Tubbs Busted for Domestic Violence Via Telephone

Reading from the Voice Media empire: Steffan Tubbs, longtime host of his city’s most popular morning-drive radio news program, has been arrested suspicion of domestic violence, disturbance via phone. The charge involves Tubbs allegedly...Show More Summary

Here’s Why Jordan Dry’s Lawyer Told Him “Not to Say Sht Like This on the Phone”

Reading from the Voice Media empire: Jordan Dry, who was already in jail on drugs and weapons allegations, has now been accused of witness tampering for saying exactly what his lawyer told him not to over a monitored jail phone before...Show More Summary

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