Prosecutors recommend that Ghislaine Maxwell be sentenced to 30 to 55 years in prison for sex trafficking – CBS Tampa

BROOKLYN, NEW YORK. (CW44 News At 10 | CNN) — Federal prosecutors asked a judge in a court filing Wednesday to sentence Ghislaine Maxwell to 30 to 55 years in prison for child sex trafficking and other charges related to a sprawling conspiracy to abusing girls with Jeffrey Epstein. . “Maxwell was an adult who … Read more

Taxes and Spending: It’s Time to Cut Your Spending, So Ottawa Doesn’t Have to

At the start of the pandemic, Federal Liberals often proclaimed that Ottawa was taking on debt so Canadians wouldn’t have to. Hundreds of billions of dollars in additional federal debt and an unprecedented rise in household savings were testament to the liberals’ dedication to living by that mantra. Two years later, however, rising inflation has … Read more

‘Worst Tax’: NSW Premier Says He Wants To Abolish Stamp Duty | ABC News – ABC News (Australia)

‘Worst Tax’: NSW Premier Says He Wants To Abolish Stamp Duty | ABC NewsABC News (Australia) Stamp duty measure puts pressure on other statesSydney Morning Herald Sydney Property: Although there are considerable efficiency gains from replacing the stamp duty with a broad-based land tax, cash-strapped Canberra will be reluctant to back Perrottet’s planThe Australian Financial … Read more

Boris Johnson’s new Brexit bet – POLITICO

Press play to listen to this article LONDON — Hurt by his party and with his leadership in jeopardy, Boris Johnson is once again searching for the Brexit button. This week, the British prime minister put the finishing touches on controversial legislation that would unilaterally rewrite parts of the Brexit divorce deal he negotiated with … Read more

April Sponsel, prosecutor for embattled ‘ACAB gang,’ to be kicked out of DA’s office

April Sponsel, the prosecutor who ignited a major scandal when she brought trumped up gang charges against Black Lives Matter protesters, is leaving the Maricopa County Prosecutor’s office. After keeping Sponsel on paid leave for more than a year, the county informed her Monday that they planned to fire her, citing multiple instances where she … Read more

Why Boris Johnson thinks he can hang on – POLITICO

Press play to listen to this article Boris Johnson does not claim to be the best cricketer in the world, or even the best in his own family. He readily admits that his two younger brothers, Jo and Leo, are better players. But Johnson is so ultra-competitive that he will never accept that he is … Read more

Mayor Adams calls New York’s criminal justice system a ‘laughing stock’

Mayor Eric Adams criticized prosecutors and judges on Monday for releasing suspected shooters to unleash more gunfire on the streets of the Big Apple, saying “the bad guys don’t take them seriously anymore.” The clearly frustrated mayor was also infuriated that soft policies on crime were turning the city’s criminal justice system into “the laughing … Read more

Toronto is selling 22 properties owned by people who didn’t pay their taxes

The City of Toronto has just announced that it will sell several properties after their owners failed to pay their taxes. In a press release today, the city said it is conducting a property tax sale after several commercial, residential and industrial areas failed to pay their taxes. This sale is presented as the final … Read more

County Attorney Rachel Mitchell includes ‘Soros’ in campaign email

The race to become Maricopa County’s next top prosecutor, just weeks later, is starting to heat up. And not in a good way. On May 11, Acting Maricopa County Attorney Rachel Mitchell, currently the leading Republican candidate for the vacant seat, sent an email to supporters, urgently requesting donations. “George Soros is at it again!” … Read more

Appeals exhausted, Clarence Dixon to be executed

At 10 a.m. Wednesday, if all goes according to plan, Arizona will carry out its first execution in nearly eight years. Clarence Dixon was sentenced to death more than a decade ago for the murder of Deana Bowdoin, a 21-year-old Arizona State University student who was found strangled to death and stabbed to death in … Read more