Daily Archive: August 16, 2013


    Kilpatrick Sentencing Delayed

    One day after being denied his bond request, being cited as a ‘flight risk”, Kwame Kilpatrick motion for a delay in sentencing was granted.Kilpatrick’s attorney, Harold Gurewitz, a successful motion requesting the sentencing date be extended 14 days or more in order for him to thoroughly review the case. Edmunds agreed to stall the sentencing…


    ‘Dream Defenders’ Leave Florida Capitol, Fight Continues

    (AP) — Protesters angered by the acquittal of George Zimmerman in Trayvon Martin’s killing are leaving the Florida Capitol after staging a 31-day protest. The small but determined group wanted Gov. Rick Scott to call a special session to repeal the state’s “stand your ground” law. Scott refused. But House Speaker Will Weatherford …