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Jurors in El Chapo trial accused of disobeying judge's strict orders

By Connor Sephton, news reporter Jurors in the trial of drug kingpin Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman have been accused of “massive misconduct” by the convict’s lawyer. Jeffrey Lichtman says there are serious questions surrounding Guzman’s conviction on drug smuggling and conspiracy charges, amid claims some jurors flouted strict rules imposed …

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The Monkees star Peter Tork dies aged 77

Peter Tork, a member of the band The Monkees, has died aged 77, according to his official Facebook page. The American musician had reportedly been diagnosed with a rare form of tongue cancer in 2009. A post on his Facebook page said: “It is with beyond heavy and broken hearts …

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Fortnite and Nestle pulling YouTube ads over abuse fears

Companies including Disney, Nestle and the producer Fornite are pulling advertisements from YouTube over concerns relating to child abuse. The scandal regarding potential child abuse material on the Google-owned video platform erupted after a user accused the site of failing to address predators targeting videos uploaded by children. Matt Watson …

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Man jailed for 47 years attacks his lawyer in court

By Emily Mee, news reporter A convicted criminal has been filmed punching his lawyer in the face after being sentenced to 47 years in prison. Police bodycam footage captured the moment David Chislton – who had pleaded guilty to charges including domestic abuse and arson – launched an attack on …

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