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Trump tweets incorrect immigrant crime statistics in defence of Mexico border wall

Trump tweets incorrect immigrant crime statistics in defence of Mexico border wallDonald Trump has tweeted incorrect criminal statistics on immigration in as effort to support his border wall and publicly pressure Democrats to hand over $ 5.6bn (£4.4bn) for its construction.



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Fatal Shooting of 7-Year-Old Black Girl Outside Walmart Sparks Hate Crime Fears in Houston

Fatal Shooting of 7-Year-Old Black Girl Outside Walmart Sparks Hate Crime Fears in Houston'There exist no rationale for the attack other than hate,' her family's lawyer said



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Young people 'embracing Satan' at fault for violent crime, US police say

Young people 'embracing Satan' at fault for violent crime, US police sayIn a now-deleted Facebook post on Tuesday police in the town of Opp, Alabama, detailed a number of killings in the area over the past year, before offering an unusual explanation. Opp police appear to regularly promote Christian messages on their Facebook page.



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Judge delays Flynn sentencing, 'not hiding disgust' at crime

Judge delays Flynn sentencing, 'not hiding disgust' at crimeWASHINGTON (AP) — A federal judge Tuesday abruptly postponed the sentencing of President Donald Trump's first national security adviser, Michael Flynn, declaring himself disgusted and disdainful of Flynn's crime of lying to the FBI and raising the unexpected prospect of sending the retired Army lieutenant general to prison.



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Former Trump adviser Flynn says he knew lying to the FBI was a crime

Former Trump adviser Flynn says he knew lying to the FBI was a crimePresident Donald Trump’s former national security adviser Michael Flynn said on Tuesday he knew lying to the FBI was a crime as he stood by his guilty plea in a case stemming from the investigation into possible collusion between Trump’s 2016 campaign and Russia. Flynn pleaded guilty in December 2017 to lying to FBI agents about his conversations with Sergei Kislyak, Russia ambassador in Washington at the time. In a filing with the court, a lawyer for Flynn had noted that he was not warned during an FBI interview that lying would be a crime, but an attorney for Flynn told the court on Tuesday during a sentencing hearing that the retired lieutenant general was not entrapped.



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Trump Defender Alan Dershowitz Argues That Lying To The FBI Isn't A Crime

Trump Defender Alan Dershowitz Argues That Lying To The FBI Isn't A CrimeOn the eve of Michael Flynn's sentencing for lying to the FBI, retired Harvard



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Robert Mueller: No 'coercion' in Michael Flynn FBI interview; urges court to reject attempt to downplay crime

Robert Mueller: No 'coercion' in Michael Flynn FBI interview; urges court to reject attempt to downplay crimeRobert Mueller documents detail Flynn FBI interview, no 'coercion'



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Utah hate crime law under scrutiny after tire shop beating

Utah hate crime law under scrutiny after tire shop beatingSALT LAKE CITY (AP) — The recent beating of a young man and his father at their Salt Lake City tire shop by an attacker who told police he targeted them because they were Mexican is renewing criticism of the state's hate crime law, which one prosecutor is calling unusable.



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Utah's Hate Crime Law Is 'Unenforceable.' A Brutal Attack In Salt Lake City Could Change That.

Utah's Hate Crime Law Is 'Unenforceable.' A Brutal Attack In Salt Lake City Could Change That.Luis Gustavo Lopez's left cheekbone and eye socket shattered instantly as the



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Philadelphia crime boss gets 2 years in prison

Philadelphia crime boss gets 2 years in prisonNEW YORK (AP) — A notorious Philadelphia mob boss sentenced to two years in prison for illegal betting quipped outside court Wednesday that President Donald Trump was right to suggest cooperators or flippers should be outlawed.



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