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Elwood police put felon Santa on naughty list - Evening News and Tribune

2014-12-21
Evening News and TribuneElwood police put felon Santa on naughty listEvening News and TribuneIn fact, he says, city officials asked him to portray Santa after the man initially chosen for that role was asked to step down from his sleigh because he is under investigation for, allegedly, providing a firearm to a felon. “They loved my Santa suit ...

Convicted felon arrested on suspicion of narcotic sales, child endangerment - Visalia Times-Delta

2014-12-21
Visalia Times-DeltaConvicted felon arrested on suspicion of narcotic sales, child endangermentVisalia Times-DeltaA 42-year-old Visalia man and convicted felon was booked into Tulare County Jail Friday after police served a search warrant at his residence and discovered a half pound of methamphetamine, digital scales, a stolen firearm and vehicle and more ...

Felon gets 15 years in gun case - KeysNews.com (registration)

2014-12-22
Felon gets 15 years in gun caseKeysNews.com (registration)An 18-time convicted felon sentenced to 15 years in federal prison earlier this month is appealing his conviction, according to court documents filed last week. Darin Lynn James, 47, was first charged by state authorities on Feb. 8 with being a ...

Police: Felon had gun in off-road vehicle - Northwest Georgia News

2014-12-22
Police: Felon had gun in off-road vehicleNorthwest Georgia NewsWhen police arrested and searched Campbell, who is a convicted felon, they found a concealed gun. He was taken to jail and charged with felony possession of a firearm by a convicted felon, misdemeanor first-offense possession and carrying a concealed ...

Felon who attacked woman gets 16 years - Muncie Star Press

2014-12-20
Muncie Star PressFelon who attacked woman gets 16 yearsMuncie Star PressMUNCIE – Demario Antwan Jackson was already in legal trouble in September 2013 when he brutally attacked a Muncie woman in her apartment in the Old West End neighborhood. The 34-year-old Muncie man last week was sentenced to 14 years in prison ...and more »

Police: Wanted felon arrested after chase, crash - kgw.com

2014-12-21
kgw.comPolice: Wanted felon arrested after chase, crashkgw.comCONNECTTWEETLINKEDINCOMMENTEMAILMORE. WEST LINN, Ore. – Authorities arrested a wanted felon after he crashed his car into a pole while trying to elude police early Saturday morning. Officers tried to stop Mark Edward Hardy, Jr. on suspicion of ...Wanted Portland felon arrested after police pursuitKPTV.comall 3 news articles »

Felon convicted of manslaughter as a teen faces 15 years in gun charge - cleveland.com

2014-12-19
cleveland.comFelon convicted of manslaughter as a teen faces 15 years in gun chargecleveland.comMalcolm Hoyle, seen here in 2003 with attorneys John Lawson, left, and Terry Gilbert, likely faces at least 15 years in prison for a weapons charge. He was convicted in the death of his friend after police fired their weapons following a car chase in 2002.

Search continues for convicted felon in Catawba County - WCNC

2014-12-20
WCNCSearch continues for convicted felon in Catawba CountyWCNCCATAWBA COUNTY, N.C. -- Authorities in Catawba County will resume a manhunt for a wanted fugitive Friday. Authorities plan to resume the manhunt for Jeffrey Tucker after spending all Thursday evening searching for him in the Catawba County area.Authorities search for convicted felon in Catawba CountyWSOC CharlotteEast Charlotte neighbors upset about house with sex offendersWBTVall 13 news articles »

Brian O'Neill: Ex-felon pushes past failure and earns forgiveness - Pittsburgh Post Gazette

2014-12-21
Brian O'Neill: Ex-felon pushes past failure and earns forgivenessPittsburgh Post GazetteBut the same search will also turn up Mr. Bull's other venture: Zero Six Eight, a business incubator to help released felons. The name is derived from the last three digits of the identification number for any federal inmate from the Pittsburgh area ...

Missouri high court to hear felon gun-rights case - Washington Times

2014-12-07
STLtoday.comMissouri high court to hear felon gun-rights caseWashington TimesBecause of the specific details of the case, the Supreme Court could decide whether Marcus Merritt can face charges of being a felon in possession of firearms without ever addressing the broader issue of whether Missouri's new constitutional provision ...Missouri judges question felon's claim to gunsKansas City StarShould all convicted felons be banned from having guns? Missouri Supreme ...STLtoday.comMissouri Supreme Court Hears Testimony About Gun Rights For Some FelonsThe Inquisitrall 84 news articles »