The outcome, experts said, was due to an overwhelming case presented by prosecutors, and because the defense could not overcome the trial’s centerpiece: the video of George Floyd gasping for air as he was pinned to the ground.
The inspector general’s report may give the Biden administration more reason to tighten mileage and greenhouse gas standards for new cars as part of a broader effort to phase out internal-combustion engines and slash emissions.
John McNesby is in the final weeks of a campaign to oust District Attorney Larry Krasner, whose surprise 2017 victory supercharged the criminal justice movement, putting a defense attorney into a job only ever held by prosecutors.
Russian President Vladimir Putin’s annual speech to lawmakers came at a time of tense relations between Moscow and the West. Protests are expected across the country today in support of jailed dissident Alexei Navalny.
Rona Wilson, center, a Delhi-based activist, seen in 2018 after being arrested in Pune, India, has faced accusations of working with a banned Maoist militant group that has waged an insurgency against the Indian state. (Pratham Gokhale/Hindustan Times/Getty Images)
The case is considered a bellwether for the rule of law in India. The activists are accused of working with a banned Maoist militant group that has waged a decades-old insurgency against the Indian state.
If being a Hall of Famer is more than about just numbers — and it should be — then Smith should be a lock. He stands for everything that’s good about sports. He achieved the impossible, and he did it with class and dignity every step of the way.
The announcement came days after he made a similar announcement about his work on Broadway, where he is also a major producer. This month, the Hollywood Reporter detailed allegations that he has bullied and physically abused people who worked for him.