Juror: My Boss Punished Me for Helping of Find Michael Blagg Killed His Wife

Breakfast reading from the Voice Media empire: A juror in the Michael Blagg murder trial last spring has filed a lawsuit against his employer, claiming that his supervisors pressured him to find a way to duck jury service — and retaliated against him after he spent six weeks on the panel that found Blagg guilty of […]

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Breakfast reading from the Voice Media empire: A juror in the Michael Blagg murder trial last spring has filed a lawsuit against his employer, claiming that his supervisors pressured him to find a way to duck jury service — and retaliated against him after he spent six weeks on the panel that found Blagg guilty of [...]

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Inside One City’s Eight Officer-Involved Shootings in 2018

Breakfast reading from the Voice Media empire: At last count, there have been nearly fifty officer-involved shootings in one state thus far in 2018, including ten during August alone. But no police department has been impacted more greatly than one metro community, whose officers have taken part in eight shootings, tying the city’s mark for the most incidents […]

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Breakfast reading from the Voice Media empire: At last count, there have been nearly fifty officer-involved shootings in one state thus far in 2018, including ten during August alone. But no police department has been impacted more greatly than one metro community, whose officers have taken part in eight shootings, tying the city’s mark for the most incidents [...]

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The Tragic Story of Overlooked Hit-and-Run Victim Raymond Davies

Breakfast reading from the Voice Media empire: When Raymond Davies was killed by a hit-and-run driver on August 17, no television station shared news of his passing. No newspaper detailed the crime. No radio station shared a description of the vehicle that drove away as he lay dying. Beyond a mention in a blog about rising […]

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Breakfast reading from the Voice Media empire: When Raymond Davies was killed by a hit-and-run driver on August 17, no television station shared news of his passing. No newspaper detailed the crime. No radio station shared a description of the vehicle that drove away as he lay dying. Beyond a mention in a blog about rising [...]

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Why Mental Patient Strip Searches Will Cost One State Big

Breakfast reading from the Voice Media empire: In 2016, attorney Mari Newman filed a lawsuit over shocking reports of abuse at a state mental hospital — claims that included strip searches and genital manipulation of mentally disabled residents. Now the state has agreed to settle the case by way of a $1 million payment and significant alterations […]

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Breakfast reading from the Voice Media empire: In 2016, attorney Mari Newman filed a lawsuit over shocking reports of abuse at a state mental hospital — claims that included strip searches and genital manipulation of mentally disabled residents. Now the state has agreed to settle the case by way of a $1 million payment and significant alterations [...]

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Popular Dog Breeds Most Likely to Bite You, and They’re not Pit Bulls

Breakfast reading from the Voice Media empire: Research conducted as part of the proposal to end breed-specific legislation in one community offers a strong argument for why pit bulls shouldn’t be singled out for prohibition. According to statistics for town in the area, several other types of dogs, including some of the favorite breeds in America, are […]

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Breakfast reading from the Voice Media empire: Research conducted as part of the proposal to end breed-specific legislation in one community offers a strong argument for why pit bulls shouldn’t be singled out for prohibition. According to statistics for town in the area, several other types of dogs, including some of the favorite breeds in America, are [...]

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Cops’ Body-Slam Video Fight: “I Want the Public to See How Corrupt They Are”

Breakfast reading from the Voice Media empire: College student Michaella Surat was prosecuted for alleged obstruction and resisting arrest even though viral cell-phone video from last year showed her being body-slammed by a police officer. Then, after a mistrial was declared, delaying the case from months, Surat’s attorney, David Lane, released the cop’s body-camera footage […]

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Breakfast reading from the Voice Media empire: College student Michaella Surat was prosecuted for alleged obstruction and resisting arrest even though viral cell-phone video from last year showed her being body-slammed by a police officer. Then, after a mistrial was declared, delaying the case from months, Surat’s attorney, David Lane, released the cop’s body-camera footage [...]

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Cop Stephanie Southard’s Firing for On-Duty Sex Overturned…Again

Breakfast reading from the Voice Media empire: Stephanie Southard was sacked in 2014 for allegedly having sex while on duty as many as thirty times with Nathan Sanchez, a fellow police officer with whom she was conducting an affair. Sanchez, who resigned from the department before any punishment could be imposed on him, also accused her of […]

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Breakfast reading from the Voice Media empire: Stephanie Southard was sacked in 2014 for allegedly having sex while on duty as many as thirty times with Nathan Sanchez, a fellow police officer with whom she was conducting an affair. Sanchez, who resigned from the department before any punishment could be imposed on him, also accused her of [...]

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Sprint Employees’ Reward for Catching a Shoplifter? They Were Fired

Breakfast reading from the True Crime Report archives: “Mike and I thought we did the good deed of the day,” says Paul Shoemaker — and why wouldn’t he? After all, Shoemaker and Mike McGee, co-workers at a Sprint outlet at shopping center, were heading on break when they heard a cry for help from an aging […]

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Breakfast reading from the True Crime Report archives: “Mike and I thought we did the good deed of the day,” says Paul Shoemaker — and why wouldn’t he? After all, Shoemaker and Mike McGee, co-workers at a Sprint outlet at shopping center, were heading on break when they heard a cry for help from an aging [...]

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Robert Wallace shooting and the Make My Day Law Gone Awry

Breakfast reading from the True Crime Reports archive: The Robert Wallace case has all the trademarks of a justice-gone-awry tale. When Wallace, 81, saw two men trying to steal his trailer, he opened fire, hitting one of the men in the head. But the person busted in the shooting’s immediate aftermath was Wallace, for attempted murder, while […]

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Breakfast reading from the True Crime Reports archive: The Robert Wallace case has all the trademarks of a justice-gone-awry tale. When Wallace, 81, saw two men trying to steal his trailer, he opened fire, hitting one of the men in the head. But the person busted in the shooting’s immediate aftermath was Wallace, for attempted murder, while [...]

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Seven-Year-Old Boy Pretty Sure God Hates Jews

Breakfast reading from the True Crime Reports archives: The Westboro Baptist Church, noted followers of Mean Jesus and famous for protesting gays at soldiers’ funerals — WTF? — arrived in Denver to rally outside a Jewish newspaper office. Westword has the story.

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Breakfast reading from the True Crime Reports archives: The Westboro Baptist Church, noted followers of Mean Jesus and famous for protesting gays at soldiers’ funerals — WTF? — arrived in Denver to rally outside a Jewish newspaper office. Westword has the story.

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