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LAHORE, Pakistan | Pakistan executes man convicted of killing 8 children

LAHORE, Pakistan  — A man convicted of killing eight children was executed at a Pakistani prison early Wednesday after the country’s top court rejected a request for his public hanging, officials said. Mohammad Imran was hanged in the eastern city of Lahore in the presence of the father of 7-year-old Zainab Ansari, whose rape and … Continue reading LAHORE, Pakistan | Pakistan executes man convicted of killing 8 children

KANSAS CITY, Mo. | Lawsuit: Man convicted after mother rejected ‘dirty cop’

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — A Kansas man who spent 23 years in prison for a double murder he didn’t commit was targeted because his mother rebuffed a homicide detective’s sexual advances and was convicted after a bogus police investigation, according to a lawsuit . Lamonte McIntyre, 42, and his 64-year-old mother Rose Lee McIntyre filed … Continue reading KANSAS CITY, Mo. | Lawsuit: Man convicted after mother rejected ‘dirty cop’

BOSTON | Man convicted for hacking hospital computer network

BOSTON — A Massachusetts man was convicted by a federal jury for attacking the computer network of a world-renowned hospital. Prosecutors said 32-year-old Martin Gottesfeld was convicted Wednesday in U.S. District Court in Boston on two counts related to attempting to damage and damaging protected computers. Gottesfeld acknowledged that he launched a computer network attack … Continue reading BOSTON | Man convicted for hacking hospital computer network

Man convicted of 3 killing civil rights workers dies in jail

JACKSON, Miss./January 12, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) —Edgar Ray Killen, a 1960s Ku Klux Klan leader who was convicted decades later in the “Mississippi Burning” slayings of three civil rights workers, has died in prison at the age of 92, the state’s corrections department announced. Killen was serving three consecutive 20-year terms for manslaughter when he died … Continue reading Man convicted of 3 killing civil rights workers dies in jail