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Newsbreak: News of the Weird [Video]

    In today’s Newsbreak, Lawyers.com Editor-in-Chief Larry Bodine provides a round-up of bizarre legal cases from around the country. Two crooks had their …

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Posted 1 year ago in Crime News of the Weird by Chuck Shepherd  
Oakland, Calif., Offers Classes for Up-and-Coming Burglars

Among the helpful civic classes the city government in Oakland, Calif., set up earlier this year for its residents was one on how to …

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Craaazy Reasons for Divorce [Infographic]

Lawyers.com recently reported on the rather unusually difficult divorces of Deion Sanders and Kim Kardashian. But you don’t have to a celebrity athlete or …

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Posted 2 years ago in Crime Frauds & Scams News of the Weird by Chuck Shepherd  
Sentencing Break for Passing $500M bill

You’ve heard about the loopy idea to pay down the national debt with a trillion-dollar coin. How about a half-billion dollar bill? Cleland Ayison, …

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Posted 2 years ago in Criminal Law News of the Weird by Chuck Shepherd  
Man Robs Bank When He Finds No Money in His Account

LEGAL NEWS OF THE WEIRD — In November, Jacory Walker, 19, pleaded guilty to one count of bank robbery in Waxahachie, Texas, and was …

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Court Says Bribes Are OK as Long as They’re Small

LEGAL NEWS OF THE WEIRD — In October, a federal appeals court overturned the bribery conviction of a City of Chicago zoning inspector — …

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