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Teen waives jury trial in Cold Spring killings: (Log in info) In an unusual turn of events for these kinds of cases, John Jason McLaughlin has waived his right to jury trial for the second-degree murder charge in the death of Aaron Rollins. The article doesn’t give too much information outside of that but I’m …

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Computer games train players to be violent?: I guess it’s not just Americans who harp on the alleged links between video games and violence. Now we have a study coming out of Germany from the “Stuff that we pulled out of our ass Department” at the University of Aachen from renowned German scientist Klaus Mathiak …

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Michigan teen guilty of making threats to attack school: (Log in info) Andrew Osantowski’s defense attorney, Brian Legghio, continues to crack me up… Defense attorney Brian Legghio said he plans to file an appeal after the sentencing arguing, among other things, the cache of weapons discovered in Osantowski’s home should have not been admissible as …

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Trial ends for terror suspect: This is another article about the Andrew Osantowski trial. It doesn’t provide much more information than already given but a couple of the paragraphs regarding Andrew Osantowski’s attorney, Brian Legghio, made my jaw drop… Legghio, however, voiced some doubt about the authenticity or completeness of McGinty’s record of the chats …

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