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Pet owners told to avoid buying dogs with cropped ears, as illegal trend grows

“The practice is illegal under the Animal Welfare Act but has become more widespread as a result of people sharing pictures of dogs with cropped ears on social media” writes Patrick Sawer for telegraph.co.uk. There is now a growing trend for certain bull breed types to have cropped ears, such as American bullies, cane corsos, presa canarias and dobermans. Source: telegraph.co.uk Share This:

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Trump foretells dire fate for Mueller investigation due to ‘illegal’ Comey memo leaks

“Before handing out the memos, Comey redacted information that he knew was classified from one of the memos” reports washingtonexaminer.com. “James Comey illegally leaked classified documents to the press in order to generate a Special Council?. Trump claimed Thursday the leaked memos vindicated him, declaring on Twitter: “James Comey Memos just out and show clearly that there was NO COLLUSION and NO OBSTRUCTION. Also, he leaked classified information.The memo where Comey claims Trump pushed him to drop the Flynn investigation is marked unclassified.Which of the seven memos, most of which…

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Trump dropped an explosive hint about Mueller and the Russia investigation

“President Donald Trump suggested on Friday night that the Russia investigation being conducted by special counsel Robert Mueller is illegitimate” writes Bryan Logan for businessinsider.com. Trump frequently calls Mueller’s investigation a “witch hunt,” and believes it is motivated not by a desire to make sense of Russia’s meddling in the US electoral process, but rather a partisan plot to undermine his presidency.The leak that Trump is referring to — the one that helped lead to Mueller’s appointment — was a memo Comey wrote, documenting a February 14, 2017 meeting he…

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Life sentence for truck driver who smuggled immigrants in overheated tractor-trailer

“Between 70 and 200 illegal immigrants are believed to have boarded the truck with groups being released at different spots” writes Ap Photo Eric for washingtonexaminer.com. Police found Bradley asleep in the cab and 39 illegal immigrants in a trailer that did not have a working air conditioning unit.The individual groups of illegal immigrants were brought together from stash houses they had been living in border towns and loaded onto the trailer Sunday.A 61-year-old Louisville, Ky., man was sentenced Friday to life in federal prison for transporting dozens of illegal…

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Windrush scandal being used to undermine fight against illegal immigration, says Amber Rudd

“The Windrush scandal is being used to undermine the fight against illegal immigration, Amber Rudd has said as she accused critics of “willfully misleading” the British public” writes Emma Mcclarkin for telegraph.co.uk. A leaked private memo published on Friday revealed that Ms Rudd had vowed last year to “ruthlessly” prioritise the detention and forcible removal of illegal migrants in a letter sent to Theresa May, the Prime Minister. Source: telegraph.co.uk Share This:

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Alan Dershowitz: Comey firing was legal even if Trump was trying to end the Russia investigation

“Speaking on CNN, Dershowitz said it’s “obvious” Trump fired Comey to put an end to the Russia investigation” writes Ap Photo Sergei for washingtonexaminer.com. But he said while that may not sit well with people, it’s still a legal act.”You have to have an illegal act,” Dershowitz said.CNN legal analyst Jeffrey Toobin disagreed and said if Trump was trying to end the Russia probe, firing Comey is a clear case of obstruction of justice. Source: washingtonexaminer.com Share This:

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Jerry Brown attacks Fox News for asking about ‘sanctuary’ law

“Jenkins asked Brown to respond to complaints from local officials in California that the statewide law favors illegal immigrants over state residents” writes Ap Photo Rich for washingtonexaminer.com. Jerry Brown on Tuesday criticized Fox News reporter Griff Jenkins as he asked Brown to defend a state law that’s designed to prevent local officials from cooperating with federal officials who are trying to detain and deport illegal immigrants.Later, when asked what he would say to families of victims of violence done by illegal immigrants, Brown accused Fox of focusing too much…

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The Backlash Against Trump’s Syria Strike

“After all, President Trump is on record having told Americans that congressional authorization would be needed to wage war in Syria” writes Conor Friedersdorf for theatlantic.com. Absent leadership from Democrats, the work of exposing the illegality of Trump’s actions falls to critics outside the government.Prior to the strikes, Senator Rand Paul contested the notion that the president was constitutionally empowered to launch them. Source: theatlantic.com Share This:

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Donated organs should go to US residents before illegal immigrants, says new GOP bill

“An aide to Posey said that means illegal residents could still apply to receive donated organs, but “will not receive organs until all legal residents have been satisfied.”” writes Ap Photo Molly for washingtonexaminer.com. Bill Posey, R-Fla., has introduced legislation that would give legal U.S. residents preferred status over illegal immigrants when it comes to receiving donated organs.Recent press reports indicate the issue of whether to allow non-legal residents access to donated organs is coming up more frequently in the U.S. A report from ProPublica last year said some U.S.…

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Weibo to ban gay, violent content from platform

“SHANGHAI (Reuters) – China’s Sina Weibo will remove gay and violent content, including pictures, cartoons and text posts, during a three-month clean-up campaign, the microblogging platform said” writes Midwest Communications Inc for 95kqds.com. Some posts were quickly blocked by the platform, with the message displayed that they contained “illegal content”. Source: 95kqds.com Share This:

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