St. Louis prosecutor Kim Gardner to face disciplinary hearing, law license in jeopardy over Greitens complaint

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St. Louis Circuit Attorney Kim Gardner is facing a disciplinary hearing that could result in the loss of her law license.

An investigation launched in 2019 by the office of Alan Pratzel, the chief disciplinary counsel appointed by the Missouri Supreme Court, has found probable cause that Gardner committed professional misconduct during her past attempts to prosecute former Republican Gov. Eric Greitens, KMOV reported. 

The case was assigned Tuesday to go before a hearing, Fox 2 reported. A state webpage published Tuesday lists Gardner’s name among other cases pending before disciplinary hearing panels against Missouri lawyers.

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Amid legal challenge, capital gains tax signed into law

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OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) — A new capital gains tax on high profit stocks, bonds and other assets was signed into law Tuesday by Washington Gov. Jay Inslee.

A legal challenge against the tax has already started, with one lawsuit filed last week and another expected.

The measure imposes a 7% tax on the sale of stocks, bonds, and other high-end assets in excess of $250,000 for both individuals and couples, and is expected to bring in $415 million in 2023, the first year the state would see money from the tax, which would start in January 2022.

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Syracuse University law student stalked ex, broke into her apartment twice, police say

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Syracuse, N.Y. — The first time Brady Turner broke into the woman’s Syracuse apartment, no one was home, police said.

Turner, then a Syracuse University law student, had started stalking the woman in January after the pair stopped dating, police said in a felony complaint filed in Syracuse City Court. He followed the woman’s friends too, police said.

But after weeks spent dogging the woman’s steps, Turner escalated from stalking to a break-in, police said.

Turner, 28, who is originally from Potsdam, was arrested April 20 by the Syracuse Police Department and charged with twice breaking into the Campus West

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Gov. DeSantis to sign budget awarding $1,000 bonuses for law enforcement, first responders

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Gov. DeSantis to sign budget awarding $1,000 bonuses for law enforcement, first responders



So I thought it was important to recognize the service uh, to recognize the sacrifice. Uh and I asked the Legislature in this legislative session, we need to do bonuses, uh for law enforcement. Someone to defund some, want to defund the police, were funding the police, and then some, and that’s what we’re here today to say. So thanks to the great work of our legislators who are here with us as well as the

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Go read this report on how law enforcement can extract sensitive data from your car

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A new report from The Intercept has shed light on a worrying new technology that lets law enforcement agencies extract personal data from people’s cars. It reports that US Customs and Border Protection (CBP) recently made an order worth hundreds of thousands of dollars from Swedish data extraction firm MSAB which included iVe “vehicle forensics kits” made by US firm Berla. Here’s what MSAB advertises the kits can do, according to The Intercept:

MSAB marketing materials promise cops access to a vast array of sensitive personal information quietly stored in the infotainment consoles and various other computers used by

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