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June 24 is 44th Anniversary of Tragic UpStairs Lounge Massacre

June 24 is 44th Anniversary of Tragic UpStairs Lounge Massacre

Jun 24
The tragic shooting at Orlando Pulse Nightclub brought our community together. But more than 40 years ago, another mass attack on our community didn't elicit nearly as much sympathy: the 1973 UpStairs Lounge arson attack that killed 32 people.

Jordan to Cancel 'Marry The Victim' Clause Shielding Rapists

Jordan to Cancel 'Marry The Victim' Clause Shielding Rapists

By Alice Su | Jun 24
A pregnant 15-year-old who had been raped by a brother-in-law decided to marry her attacker, hoping this would shield her from other male relatives who might kill her in the name of "family honor."

Lawyers Seek to Free Inmate Featured in 'Making A Murderer'

Lawyers Seek to Free Inmate Featured in 'Making A Murderer'

Jun 24
Attorneys for a Wisconsin inmate featured in the Netflix series "Making a Murderer" petitioned for his immediate release Friday after a federal appeals court ruled that his confession was coerced.

Prosecutors Seek to Uphold 'Making a Murderer' Confession

Prosecutors Seek to Uphold 'Making a Murderer' Confession

By Todd Richmond and Steve Karnowski | Jun 23
The confession of a Wisconsin inmate featured in the Netflix series "Making a Murderer" was improperly obtained and he should be retried or released from prison, a three-judge federal appeals panel ruled.

A Look at U.S.-Canada Border After Airport Stabbing

A Look at U.S.-Canada Border After Airport Stabbing

By Jeff Karoub | Jun 23
Authorities say a Canadian man from Tunisia crossed legally into the U.S. days before stabbing a police officer in the neck at a Michigan airport.

18-Year-Old Arrested in Connection to Wash. Hate Crime, Assault

18-Year-Old Arrested in Connection to Wash. Hate Crime, Assault

Jun 21
Washington man accused of threatening his roommates with a knife is facing charges of a hate crime and assault.

S. Florida Promoter Who Promised Pulse-Like Attack Jailed for Parole Violation

S. Florida Promoter Who Promised Pulse-Like Attack Jailed for Parole Violation

Jun 20
The South Florida "Bear Beach Week" promoter, who threatened a Pulse-like attack last Labor Day, is looking at "striped sunlight" again. A judge ordered Craig Jungwirth held without bond.

Miles Teller Arrested for Public Drunkenness in San Diego

Miles Teller Arrested for Public Drunkenness in San Diego

Jun 20
Actor Miles Teller is out of jail after being arrested for public drunkenness.

Insanity Defense Weighed for Man Who Said He Went to NYC to Kill Black Men

Insanity Defense Weighed for Man Who Said He Went to NYC to Kill Black Men

By Colleen Long and Tom Hays | Jun 16
A lawyer for a white man accused of stabbing a black man to death in a random racist attack says he needs more time to determine whether he will argue an insanity defense.

YouTube Star Charged with Child Porn Ordered to Stay Offline

YouTube Star Charged with Child Porn Ordered to Stay Offline

Jun 16
A Chicago federal judge has freed a YouTube singer with millions of teenage followers as he awaits trial on two counts of producing child pornography for allegedly asking underage fans via social media to send him sexually explicit videos of themselves.

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