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*News about the Central Park 5*

Central Park Five’s legal battle officially over as federal judge signs off on $41 million wrongful conviction settlement

SEP 05, 2014 | 8:18 PM

The Central Park Five case is officially closed.

A federal court judge on Friday signed off on the wrongfully-convicted quintet's $41 million settlement with the city, court records show. The deal "is an act of justice for those five men that is long overdue," Mayor de Blasio said in a statement after the filing.

"We can finally put this case behind us, and these five men and their families can begin to heal these wounds and move forward."


The Feds are after you Trump, should've left them alone. Karma

One of the greatest soul songs...

January 20, 2020 after 12 noon...

The Trumps depart the White House and arrive at the Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport. They board their airplane and fly to NYC. The Trumps arrive at LaGuardia airport in NYC. Upon departing from the airplane, the FBI approaches Trump and say...

Could this be our next president and vice president of the USA?

Question on MSNBC right now..

Why would Manafort risk a life sentence by lying to federal prosecutors

Is he afraid of the Russians coming after him?

What are your thoughts?

White House gives border troops permission to use force ahead of caravan arrival

by Anna Giaritelli
| November 21, 2018 11:24 AM

President Trump's chief of staff, John Kelly, reportedly signed a "Cabinet order" late Tuesday that gives the thousands of U.S. troops deployed to the U.S.-Mexico border permission to carry out some law enforcement tasks and use force in certain situations in dealing with as many as 10,000 Central American migrants who have traveled to the country as part of a caravan.

The memo says "Department of Defense military personnel" can "perform those military protective activities that the Secretary of Defense determines are reasonably necessary” to protect themselves and all U.S. Customs and Border Protection personnel, including “a show or use of force (including lethal force, where necessary), crowd control, temporary detention. and cursory search," according to the Military Times.

Approximately 5,800 active-duty troops and 2,100 National Guard troops are stationed at various regions of the southern border.


Trump criticized Adm McCraven for not getting Bin Laden sooner

did he criticize Bush when he said he wasn't interested in looking for bin laden?

Morning Joe question..

He just asked, what if Barack Obama had sent troops to the border over the holidays as a political stunt? He said it would go on and on with the backlash.

What happens to Trumps supporters when he leaves the WH?

I think he will lose his election and his base will go to war. They will leave the Republican party and start their own party.
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