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United States

Feb 21

Juvy Amarela And Junard Racho Acquitted Because ‘Woman’s Honor’ Is Outdated Concept A Woman Won’t Lie About Rape

Philippines Supreme Court Justice Samuel Martires who wrote the ruling overturning the ‘woman’s honor’ doctrine, in Philippines Vs. Juvy D. Amarela and Junard G. Racho, G.R. Nos. 225642-43 (Phil. Sup. Ct., Third Div, Jan. 17, 2018).

The 58-year-old precedent that a reputable ‘woman’s honor’ prevents her from lying about being raped was overturned by the Philippines Supreme Court on January 18, 2018. The Supreme Court acquitted Juvy Amarela and Junard Racho who were convicted in 2012 of raping a woman in Davao City in separate incidents that allegedly occurred hours apart …

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Feb 18

Judge Jessica Arong O’Brien Convicted Of Mortgage Fraud Scheme In Chicago

Cook County Circuit Court Judge Jessica Arong O’Brien in her judges chambers(ABS-CBN News)

Cook County Circuit Court Judge Jessica Arong O’Brien was convicted on February 15, 2018 of bank and mail fraud in U.S. District Court in Chicago. O’Brien’s federal prosecution was based on her scheme to defraud several mortgage lenders of $1.4 million from which she pocketed $325,000. O’Brien will lose her $198,075 per year position as …

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Feb 16

Missouri Attorney General Josh Hawley Reneges On State’s Agreement To Pay $6.9 Million Compensation For George Allen Jr.’s Wrongful Imprisonment

Missouri Attorney General Josh Hawley (Kansas City Star)

Missouri Attorney General Josh Hawley has reneged on the state’s agreement to pay half of the $13,825,000 settlement in December 2017, of George Allen Jr.’s federal civil rights lawsuit for his almost 30 years of wrongful imprisonment. Allen filed his lawsuit in 2014 after his convictions were overturned for a murder and rape committed in …

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Feb 03

John C. Riesbeck Cleared Of Rape On Appeal Because His Jury Was Stacked With Radical Feminists

USCGC Midgett (WHEC-726) (Coast Guard photo)

John C. Riesbeck’s convictions related to an alleged rape in 2010 were vacated on January 23, 2018 by The United States Court of Appeals for the Armed Forces. To ensure Riesbeck’s conviction the Coast Guard deliberately stacked his jury with female sexual assault victim advocates. The Court ruled: “Yet the error in this case is …

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Jan 10

Gloria Navarro got it right in 2002 in Kirstin Lobato case, and in 2018 in Cliven Bundy case

U.S. District Court Judge Gloria Navarro

Gloria Navarro was the first person to publicly declare Kirstin Blaise Lobato is innocent of the July 2001 homicide of Duran Bailey in Las Vegas. Navarro did so in May 2002 during an interview with the Las Vegas Review-Journal following Ms. Lobato’s conviction by a jury of first-degree murder and other charges related to Bailey’s …

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Jan 10

Thank You Deborah Norville For Kirstin Blaise Lobato’s Freedom!

Deborah Norville (2007)

By Hans Sherrer Justice Denied’s editor and publisher January 10, 2018 Deborah Norville should be at the front of the line of people Kirstin Blaise Lobato thanks for her release from custody on January 3, 2018. Without Ms. Norville, Ms. Lobato would likely have been imprisoned until her mandatory release from prison in June 2021.* …

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Jan 03

Tara Lenich Disbarred After Pleading Guilty To Using Illegal Wiretaps To Spy On Lover And Co-Worker When She Was Prosecutor

Tara F. Lenich (Brooklyn DA, Youtube)

Tara Frances Lenich was disbarred as an attorney in New York on December 29, 2017. Lenich’s disbarment was based on her guilty plea in April 2017 to two federal charges of illegal interception of electronic communications while she was an assistant district attorney in the Kings County (Brooklyn) District Attorney’s Office. The victims of Lenich’s …

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Jan 03

Kirstin Lobato Released!!

Judge Elizabeth Gonzalez’ Order on January 3, 2018 modifying Kirstin Lobato’s sentence for her 2007 misdemeanor conviction to run concurrent with her felony convictions that were overturned on December 29, 2017, and for her to be given credit for time served on her felony convictions.

Kirstin Blaise Lobato’s immediate release from custody of the State of Nevada was Ordered by Clark County District Court Chief Judge Elizabeth Gonzalez at 9:40 am on Wed., Jan 3, 2018. (See Order below.) Justice Denied talked with Michelle Ravell minutes after Judge Gonzalez signed the Order. She was leaving to drive downtown to pick …

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Jan 02

Kirstin Blaise Lobato To Be Released Jan 3, 2018!!

Kirstin Blaise Lobato is expected to be released on Wednesday, January 3, 2018. Kirstin Lobato has been held in custody on a detainer since the dismissal on December 29, 2017 of the charges against her related to the July 2001 homicide of Duran Bailey in Las Vegas. The detainer was for her April 2007 gross …

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Dec 30

Kirstin Lobato Held Incommunicado By Nevada DOC After Judge Gonzalez Ordered Her Release “Forthwith”

As this is written on Saturday morning, December 30, 2017, the Nevada Department of Corrections is holding Kirstin Blaise Lobato incommunicado. They have refused to allow her attorney’s or anyone else to have any contact with her. It is not known if she has been told she is no longer a convicted felon, and she …

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