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Will New York’s Governor Face Perjury Charges?

New York Governor David A. Paterson, who allegedly lied to ethics investigators last year, may now face criminal perjury charges for his actions. Last year, an inquiry started when it was alleged the Governor had accepted five free tickets to…

Judge dismisses charges against Blackwater guards but hints at alternative charges

A federal judge dismissed manslaughter and weapons charges against former Blackwater guards but hinted prosecutors could still bring alternative charges in the pursuit of justice. The charges stemmed from an incident in 2007 when the guards opened fire and killed…