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Jodi Arias Is A Free Woman!

Phoenix, AZ—The defense in the Jodi Arias case has filed a Poison Pill Motion that will end the prosecution of Arias. She will be set free without as much as a jaywalking conviction! According to the motion the computer belonging to Travis Alexander, while in police custody was tampered with. Show More Summary


The Cubs of the NFL. Thanks to the e-mailers who sent this one.The over/under was 54 and Greenbay covered that by themselves.

Ferguson Rally in Chicago

Downtown at State and Jackson. Flyer can be found at this site.Preparations continue.By the way, this isn't case you wondered.

Fudging Numbers Sort Of

Story in the paper : Two people were killed — including a 15-year-old boy — and at least ten others have been wounded in shootings across the city since Friday night, police said.The most recent fatal shooting happened Saturday evening in the Chatham neighborhood on the South Side, police said. Show More Summary

Dart Getting Smacked Again

This time by the Teamsters on behalf of the sheriffs : One of the nation’s largest local unions is berating Cook County Sheriff Tom Dart in a full page ad in the Chicago Sun Times on Sunday. WBBM [...] reports Teamsters Local 700 isShow More Summary

Using Camera Drones in Some Routine Police Work Would Greatly Benefit taxpayers.

Los Angeles, CA—When there is a personal injury or fatal accident on any one of our highways it must be investigated. Police respond, care for the injured until the arrival of EMT’s, arrange for towing of disabled vehicles and prepare accurate diagrams of the scene for their reports. Show More Summary

Bears in Cheeseland

Packers favored by 7? That's down from midweek. Let's see in the bye-week led to any improvements.

Ferguson Grand Jury on Monday?

You want the latest on the Ferguson Grand Jury and preparations, check out GatewayPundit. The link is in the right hand toolbar. This guy operates out of St. Louis and has contacts everywhere. The web-protestors "Anonymous" are leaking info about Monday afternoon: On or about November 10, 2014 the Grand Jury decision will be announced. Show More Summary

Rules for Rioting

Amazing : Tensions in Ferguson, Missouri, have simmered since black teen Michael Brown was shot and killed by a white police officer in August.And with a grand jury expected to soon deliver its decision on whether to indict the officer,...Show More Summary

Quick Hits

Another example of why you should never deal with tow truck operators : Police on Friday evening raided a Bridgeport towing operation that was featured in a CBS 2 report this week about one motorist’s claims the firm illegally towed her car from a public street. Show More Summary

Officers Stripped

The case of the sergeant who got beaten takes another weird turn : Two Chicago Police officers have been stripped of their arrest powers and placed on desk duty pending an investigation into a racially motivated fight that left a sergeant with severe head injuries, a department spokesman said Friday.On Oct. 30, the officers [...]Show More Summary

Los Angeles is Apparently Hostile To Camera Drones and is Considering a Ban!

Phantom 2 with a GoPro HD camera targeted by LA politicians Los Angeles, CA—City Council Members Tom LaBonge, and Mitchell Englander have moved forward with a request for recommendations from the LAPD and other agencies on restricting or otherwise banning civilian drones. Show More Summary

Honeymoon Over Already?

Based on the "transition team," Rauner is very in-touch with his "inner Combine:" Governor-elect Bruce Rauner added some familiar faces to his transition committee.Speaking publically to the media for the first time since his Election...Show More Summary

Hey, Remember Ebola?

Kind of disappeared pretty quickly, didn't it? That's because it was affecting the election : At the urging of the Obama Administration, the Associated Press and other news outlets have agreed not to report on suspected cases of Ebola in the United States until a positive viral RNA test is completed. Show More Summary

Judge Rebecca Wright Should Win An Appeal With NBC!

Los Angeles, CA—After spending decades inside courtrooms first as a Chicago cop, later as a criminal defense investigator and journalist in Arizona and California, I’ve been redundantly disappointed the cast of characters I’ve met. The judges for the most part are a bunch of pompous tyrants on a power trip. Show More Summary

Profits for Pensions

A modest proposal, covered here by our readers and ourselves on numerous occasions.The only impediment to a Chicago casino in the past few years seemed to be Quinn. That obstacle was removed - by voters or by design of the Combine, no one knows.The casino has been proposed to be licensed to the city, that is to say, the mayor and his chosen lackeys. Show More Summary

Contract Approved by Full Council

And that retro estimate keeps getting smaller: Chicago Police officers will get back paychecks averaging $6,000 within 75 days — and an 11-percent pay raise over five years — thanks to a contract ratified Wednesday that guarantees pre-election...Show More Summary

Quinn Finally Concedes

We guess the graveyards were empty : Democratic Gov. Pat Quinn conceded Wednesday afternoon to Republican challenger Bruce Rauner, a day after the most expensive and bitter contest for chief executive in Illinois history."It's clearShow More Summary

Welcome GOP Senate!

Oh, and some guy named Rauner won the governor's race.Now let's see if he can pull Illinois out of the hole. Or actually, if he'll even be allowed to try.

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