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Good Question: How Can Executions Go Wrong?

Joe Wood was a convicted killer, sentenced to death for murdering his estranged girlfriend and her father. But despite taking two lives, many don’t agree with how his life was taken. Witnesses say Wood gasped more than 600 times during the execution, and one witness said he looked like “a fish on shore gulping for air.”

07/24/2014

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Good Question: Can You Record The Police?

Video recorded by a truck driver in Illinois has gone viral. Brian Miner honked and flagged down a state trooper because he thought the trooper was speeding and talking on his cell phone, which is illegal in Illinois.

07/01/2014

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Father Of Drowned Baby Makes 1st Court Appearance

Jonathan Markle turned himself in to authorities to face possible legal punishment. But according to Markle’s attorney, Joe Friedberg, the felony charge of criminal vehicular homicide pales in comparison to the regrets and guilt he’s already feeling.

02/08/2013

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Troubling Details Emerge In Cold Spring Officer’s Killing

When 34-year-old Ryan Michael Larson was released from custody, Stearns County officials said they lacked evidence of probable cause. At that moment, the Nov. 29 killing of Cold Spring police officer Thomas Decker became an even more troubling mystery. If Larson wasn’t responsible for the cold-blooded killing, who was?

12/14/2012

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Attorney Weighs In On Senser Appeal Process

With Amy Senser’s appeal process underway, whether or not she’ll be released from prison later this week is still unknown.

09/25/2012

Hecker, Prison

Good Question: Why Do They Keep Moving Denny Hecker?

Over the weekend, we learned that Denny Hecker was on the move again. Serving a ten-year sentence for fraud, Hecker’s been in five different prisons over six months.

06/11/2012

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Fmr. Police Chief Sentenced 18 Years For Sexual Abuse, Child Porn

A former Minneapolis Park Police chief is sentenced to 18 years in prison for sexually abusing children and possessing child pornography.

04/09/2012

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Fmr. Police Chief Pleads Guilty To Sex Assault, Child Porn

A former Minneapolis Park Police chief pleaded guilty Thursday to three counts of criminal sexual conduct and to possessing child pornography, according to the court documents in Hennepin County.

03/08/2012