Child sexual exploitation

November 09, 2017 - 7:34 am
COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — An imam has been given a two-week suspended jail sentence for making public remarks against homosexuals, whom he compared to pedophiles. The city court in Viborg, 260 kilometers (160 miles) northwest of Copenhagen, said Thursday that Mohamad Jammal had violated Denmark's...
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This Wednesday, Oct. 25, 2017, photo released by the Los Angeles Police Department shows suspect Bruce Paddock. Authorities say the brother of Las Vegas shooter Stephen Paddock was arrested in Los Angeles on suspicion of possessing child pornography. The arrest Wednesday of Bruce Paddock was confirmed by a law enforcement official briefed on the investigation but not authorized to discuss it publicly. Bruce Paddock is not considered a suspect in the Las Vegas shooting. The official says the child porn case predates the shooting. (Los Angeles Police Department via AP)
October 25, 2017 - 2:43 pm
LOS ANGELES (AP) — A brother of Las Vegas shooter Stephen Paddock was arrested in Los Angeles on suspicion of possessing child pornography, authorities said Wednesday. Bruce Paddock, 59, was arrested on a 20-count felony complaint, a police statement said. His relationship to Stephen Paddock was...
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In this undated photo released by the Pinellas County Sheriff's Office, a weapons cache is shown in the home of Randall Drake. Sheriff's deputies conducting a child porn raid on the home found an arsenal of guns and explosives and a homemade silencer, along with a note promising "bloody revenge." Pinellas County Sheriff Bob Gualtieri told reporters Thursday night, Oct. 19, 2017, deputies also found aerial images of two schools and a water plant in nearby Tampa. There was also a note that deputies believe Drake wrote, promising he'll have his "bloody revenge" and "the world will burn burn." (Pinellas County Sheriff's Office via AP)
October 20, 2017 - 4:43 pm
DUNEDIN, Fla. (AP) — Sheriff's deputies conducting a child porn raid on a Florida home Wednesday found an arsenal of guns and explosives and a homemade silencer, along with a note promising "bloody revenge." Investigators found the weapons — including an AK-47 assault rifle, a 50-caliber pistol, a...
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FILE - In this Oct. 14, 2017, file photo, a wildfire burns behind a winery in Santa Rosa, Calif. Viral stories claiming a homeless man from Mexico was arrested on suspicion of arson on Oct. 15, 2017, for starting the wildfires that have left dozens dead are false. The Sonoma County sheriff's office tells the AP that the man was arrested, but the fire was a small one in a park that was quickly put out and there's no indication the fire is linked to the wildfire blazes. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong, File)
October 20, 2017 - 2:14 pm
A roundup of some of the most popular, but completely untrue, headlines of the week. None of these stories are legit, even though they were shared widely on social media. The Associated Press checked these out; here are the real facts: NOT REAL: Illegal Alien Charged With California Wildfire That...
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FILE - In this Oct. 29, 2015, file photo, former Penn State University assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky arrives for an appeal hearing at the Centre County Courthouse in Bellefonte, Pa. A Pennsylvania judge is set to announce whether Sandusky will get a second shot at persuading a jury he’s innocent of child molestation charges. Judge John Foradora says he’ll post his opinion and order in Sandusky’s request for a new trial or dismissal of charges online at noon on Wednesday, Oct. 18, 2017. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar, File)
October 18, 2017 - 1:11 pm
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Jerry Sandusky lost a bid Wednesday for a new trial and a second chance to convince a jury he is innocent of the child sexual abuse charges that landed him in state prison to serve a lengthy sentence. Judge John Foradora denied Sandusky's requests for a new trial or for...
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October 17, 2017 - 7:34 pm
CHICAGO (AP) — A federal judge in Chicago is the latest to weigh in on still-disputed legal questions about whether law enforcement can order suspects to put their fingers on fingerprint sensors to unlock a smartphone, concluding it's not necessarily a violation of protections against self-...
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FILE In this April 7, 2017 file photo, the Supreme Court in Washington. — The Supreme Court is intervening in a digital-age privacy dispute between the Trump administration and Microsoft over emails stored abroad. The justices say Monday they will hear the administration's appeal of a lower court ruling in favor of Microsoft. The court held the emails sought in a drug trafficking investigation were beyond the reach of a search warrant because they were kept on a Microsoft server in Ireland. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite, File)
October 16, 2017 - 1:11 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court agreed Monday to take on a major dispute over the government's authority to force American technology companies to hand over emails and other digital information sought in criminal probes but stored outside the U.S. The justices intervened in a case of a federal...
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October 13, 2017 - 6:40 pm
MEDIA, Pa. (AP) — A former politician who molested a 103-year-old nursing home resident received a sentence to two years' probation a day after another politician in the same township was arrested on child porn charges. William Spingler, 76, was sentenced Thursday after being convicted of indecent...
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October 13, 2017 - 3:07 pm
DAHLONEGA, Ga. (AP) — The director of a 4-H center in Georgia has been charged with possession of child pornography. The Gainesville Times reports that 48-year-old Paul Travis Williams was arrested Thursday following an investigation by the Lumpkin County Sheriff's Office, the Georgia Bureau of...
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October 12, 2017 - 7:07 pm
KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Authorities in Tennessee say they found a missing North Carolina girl while conducting a prostitution sting. Citing court records, news outlets report that the underage girl, who was reported missing from Asheville, North Carolina, was found Tuesday in a car parked outside...
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