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Child victim restitution standard shatters circuits

WASHINGTON – A federal statute makes it mandatory for victims of child pornography to get restitution for the losses they suffer. But federal court rulings deciding how those losses should be categorized and what proof is required to establish liability ...

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No recovery ordered in bus crash case

A bus driver’s negligence in colliding with an automobile on the Baltimore-Washington Parkway two years ago will not cost a transit authority any money, as a federal court jury concluded that the plaintiff’s alleged injuries were not proximately caused by ...

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Ex-prosecutor nabbed in New Mexico

U.S. marshals on Sunday arrested a former Maine prosecutor who had jumped bail Nov. 14 after a federal appeals court upheld most of his convictions on child pornography charges.

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