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New judge appointed to preside over case surrounding death of former state senator

I hope you do know that the gag order is irrelevant to law enforcement agencies involved in the investigation until, at the very least, the case file goes to the prosecutor.

June 27, 2019 at 10:41 p.m. ( | suggest removal )

House panel votes Barr in contempt, escalating probe dispute

Much ado about nothing.

May 8, 2019 at 4:48 p.m. ( | suggest removal )

Arkansas House at odds over new statues; alligator gar overcomes objections to become the state fish

Would have been fun to pick Douglas MacArthur.

March 8, 2019 at 12:26 p.m. ( | suggest removal )

Judge asked to deny former Arkansas senator's bid to toss charges

But he dad said he was innocent

March 8, 2019 at 12:11 p.m. ( | suggest removal )

Wildlife officers investigate death of bald eagles found in central Arkansas

Maybe your neighbor had a spare $250,000 and couple of years to chill in prison if he got a federal felony conviction. And even if he got a federal misdemeanor conviction for killing a bald eagle it wouldn't be cheap. But rich people's problems I guess.

March 8, 2019 at 12:07 p.m. ( | suggest removal )

Little Rock officer who fatally shot driver relieved of duty; dash camera video to be released 'as soon as possible,' mayor says

For those here that think they can shoot someone for trying to steal their property, might want to take a look at Arkansas Code Annotated § 5-2-607 beforehand.

Police use of force is somewhat different than the standard for others under § 5-2-610. A prosecutor reviews and makes that call on the criminal side. Then there's the civil standard in the inevitable federal civil rights lawsuits: Under totality of circumstances known to that officer, they must have had a good faith belief that they or someone else was in imminent danger of death or serious injury.

February 27, 2019 at 12:06 p.m. ( | suggest removal )

U.S. says ex-intel official defected to Iran, revealed secrets

“Terminate. With extreme prejudice.”

February 13, 2019 at 1:03 p.m. ( | suggest removal )