6ix9ine pleads not guilty in racketeering case
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6ix9ine pleads not guilty in a racketeering case.
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Here is why you should pick up a copy of The Guardian on Thursday. Find these stories and much more when you grab a copy of The Guardian on the newsstands on Thursday.
8 Oct 2020
A Kenyan court on Wednesday found two men guilty for supporting the days-long 2013 attack on Nairobi's upscale Westgate Mall that left 67 people dead. Chief Magistrate Francis Andayi acquitted a third suspect. ... Kenya's police and army were widely criticized for their response to the attack.
26 Nov 2020
Prominent democracy dissident Joshua Wong announces he and two other leading activists will plead guilty at the opening of a trial over their involvement in last year's protests.
26 Nov 2020
Flynn's was the highest-profile pardon granted by Trump since he took office. Democrats slammed the pardon, calling it an abuse of power.
2 Dec 2020
Thai Prime Minister Prayuth Chan-ocha had been accused of conflict of interest because he continued to live in a military residence after retiring as army chief. A court has cleared him, allowing him to keep his job.
13 Dec 2020
Inflatable ducks bob on a pro-democracy crowd of thousands in Thailand's capital Bangkok. They gathered to show their anger after the Thai prime minister was found not guilty of a conflict of interest by the Constitutional Court. The nine-judge court ruled that Prayut Chan-O-Cha was not guilty of conflict of interest by living in an army residence after leaving the military.
17 Dec 2020
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8 Feb 2021
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu pleaded not guilty on Monday to corruption charges at the resumption of his trial, six weeks before voters again head to the polls to pass judgment on his leadership.
21 Feb 2021
Former lawmakers Au Nok-hin and Leung Yiu-chung are on trial for organizing or participating in one of Hong Kong's biggest pro-democracy protests. Seven others pleaded not guilty in the same trial.
18 Feb 2021
A former Central African Republic football boss and a lawmaker nicknamed Rambo deny war crime charges in The Hague. The pair are accused of heading up militia groups that terrorised communities during the country's 2013-2014 civil war. Also, the G5 Sahel summit wraps up with African leaders vowing to press on with crackdowns on terrorist groups in the region and Chad announcing the deployment of troops between Mali, Niger and Burkina Faso. Finally, visitors to Nairobi's main airport are met with a robotic response as Kenya tries to minimise the risk of exposure to Covid-19.
4 Apr 2021
A court in Hong Kong has found seven activists, including media tycoon Jimmy Lai, guilty of unauthorized assembly.
4 Apr 2021
A high school friend of George Floyd says the policemen who were at the scene when Derek Chauvin had his knee on the neck of the 46-year-old Black man are "as guilty" as the former Minneapolis police officer, who is currently being tried for murder. "They’re trying to show a different character so that it fits to whatever plea they’re trying to get," Redick Edwards IV says about Chauvin's ongoing trial. Redick Edwards IV met George Floyd in the early 90’s on a basketball court in Third Ward, a poor and predominantly African American neighborhood in central Houston, Texas.
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