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April 2012

Mevlid Jasarevic, 23, a citizen of Serbia, was indicted on April 24, 2012, by a federal grand jury in the District of Columbia on charges of attempted murder and other violations in connection with his alleged machine gun attack on

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Kurt Mix, a former engineer for BP plc, was arrested yesterday on charges of intentionally destroying evidence requested by federal criminal authorities investigating the April 20, 2010, Deepwater Horizon disaster. Mix, age 50, of Katy, Texas, was charged with two

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A federal grand jury in the District of Nebraska has returned two indictments charging four individuals in connection with the operation of various “spas” in Omaha. According to the indictments, all four individuals were involved in operating spas under various

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Mark Adams, 43, a former deputy director at a private USAID contractor, and his wife, Latasha Bell, 36, have been indicted by a federal grand jury on charges that they acquired more than $1 million from a program meant to

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A Pakistani citizen was sentenced yesterday in the District of Columbia to 31 months in prison on a human smuggling charge. Muhammad Abid Hussain, 27, was sentenced by U.S. District Judge John D. Bates. On January 31, 2012, a federal

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An alleged leader of the Juarez Drug Cartel in Juarez and Chihuahua, Mexico, pleaded guilty last Thursday in El Paso, Texas, and was sentenced to life in prison for his participation in drug-trafficking and numerous acts of violence in connection

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Yesterday in the Southern District of New York, a federal judge sentenced Viktor Bout, aka the “Merchant of Death,” to 25 years in prison and also ordered a $15 million dollar forfeiture. The sentencing of Bout comes several months after

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A former U.S. civilian contractor pleaded guilty on Monday in the Eastern District of North Carolina to conspiring to steal military generators in Iraq in 2011 and selling them on the black market. David John Welch, 36, of Hope Mills,

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