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Lincoln Adim, Current Bachelorette Suitor, Convicted of Assault

Another week, another Bachelorette-based scandal. And we’re not talking this time about who Becca Kufrin kissed and/or who she sent home on the latest episode of this ABC hit. Instead, we’re talking about more scandalous behavior by one of the men vying for the heart of this season’s Bachelorette. Following the reveal that Garrett Yrigoyen had shared(…)

Man Convicted Of Murdering Ex-Girlfriend After Stabbing The Teen 32 Times Because She Dumped Him

A 23-year-old man was convicted of murdering his teenage ex-girlfriend by stabbing her 32 times after she broke up with him and soon began dating someone else. Nikolas Lacrosse (above, insert) was found guilty on Wednesday of first-degree murder in the death of Kathryn Mauke (above), who was discovered dead on her kitchen floor in(…)

G-Eazy ‘Convicted’ Of Assault & Drug Possession Charges — But Will Serve NO Jail Time!

G-Eazy is a free man! The No Limit rapper has been released from custody days after being arrested in Sweden for assault and drug possession. His Swedish lawyer, Mikael Westerlund, tells The Blast that the 28-year-old was “convicted” of the charges but will serve no jail time. Related: Middle School Coach Arrested On Meth Charge(…)

Man Convicted of ‘Online’ Rape for Coercing Teens Into Sexual Acts

(COPENHAGEN, Denmark) — A 41-year-old Swedish man was convicted of rape and sentenced to 10 years in prison Thursday for coercing young teenagers in Canada, Britain and the United States to perform sexual acts in front of webcams by threatening them or their families. A court in Uppsala, Sweden found Bjorn Samstrom guilty of online(…)

Brazil’s Former President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva Convicted of Corruption and Money Laundering

(RIO DE JANEIRO) — Former Brazilian President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva was found guilty of corruption and money laundering Wednesday and sentenced to almost 10 years in prison, the highest-profile conviction yet in the sprawling graft investigation that has jailed dozens of Brazil’s elite. The decision by Judge Sergio Moro was widely expected, even(…)

‘Serial’ Subject Adnan Syed Granted a New Trial 16 Years After Being Convicted of Ex-Girlfriend’s Murder

Adnan Syed is getting another shot at freedom. The subject of the first season of the widely popular podcast Serial was granted a new trial by a Baltimore judge on Thursday, June 30. Syed’s lawyer C. Justin Brown announced the news on Twitter, confirming that Judge Martin P. Welch of t… This article originally appeared(…)

Father Defends Stanford Student Son Convicted of Sexual Assault, Calls Rape ’20 Minutes of Action’

Brock Turner, a former swimmer at Stanford University, was convicted on Thursday, June 2, of sexually assaulting an unconscious woman near a Dumpster. The 20-year-old from Dayton, Ohio, was sentenced to six months of jail and three months of probation because the judge believed a longer sentence would have “a severe impact” on him.