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Holmes Appeals Sanity Exam

Wednesday April 23, 2014
The pre-trial proceedings in the Colorado theater shooting case will face yet another delay. Next month's scheduled hearings have been postponed after attorneys for James Holmes filed a notice to appeal a judge's ruling that ordered a second mental examination for the defendant.

Holmes, who has pleaded not guilty by reason of insanity, is facing the death penalty in a shooting rampage that left 12 dead and 70 wounded. Read More...

Flashback: Child Killer Susan Smith

Wednesday April 23, 2014
Susan Vaughan Smith of Union, S.C. was convicted on July 22, 1995, and sentenced to life in prison for murdering her two sons, Michael Daniel Smith, 3, and 14-month-old Alexander Tyler Smith. As the case unfolded, her motivation for the crime became almost as shocking as the actual murders. Read more...

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Arrest Made in Jodi Parrack Case

Tuesday April 22, 2014
A former reserve police officer, who authorities said was a person of interest from the first day an 11-year-old Michigan girl vanished in 2007, has been charged with perjury in connection with the case. Raymond Emmett McCann has been arrested for lying to police during the Jodi Parrack investigation.

Jodi's cause of death has never been revealed by law enforcement authorities. Read More...

Safety Tips for Selecting a Babysitter

Friday April 18, 2014
In this day and time it pays to be extra careful with the safety of your children. Here is a quick list of safety tips parents and grandparents should consider prior to hiring a babysitter. It pays to be careful. Read more...

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