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Albany, NY – Court: Police Don’t Need a Warrant to Place Tracking Devices

June 7, 2008 at 11:47 PM
Albany, NY - A state appeals court says police don't need a warrant before placing GPS tracking devices on the vehicles of potential suspects. In a 4-1 ruling, the Appellate Division of state Supreme Court declared it constitutional to place the devices on vehicles as long as they're in public view. The court said it would have been inadmissible only if the police put a device that was...

New York, NY – Anti-Zionist Group Allege Censorship on Wikipedia

June 7, 2008 at 10:30 PM
New York, NY - The Satmar group, True Torah Jews Against Zionism, is stating that a long article describing the group in neutral terms has been deleted from Wikipedia and replaced by four lines about the Satmar group in an article about anti-Zionist Jews. The group characterizes the deletion of the article under the name "Ichud Olami", as politically-motivated censorship, and recommends that it...

New York, NY – NYPD Expanding Use of Taser Stun Guns

June 7, 2008 at 10:19 PM
New York, NY - The NYPD is expanding its use of the Taser stun gun, an old tool in the law enforcement arsenal, but one that has seen limited use in the nation's largest police force. Starting Wednesday, thousands of police sergeants will begin carrying electronic stun guns on their belts as part of an effort to give officers more alternatives to deadly force. The main reason for the change...

Los Angeles, CA – Group Demands Venezuela Envoy Recall over Anti-Semitic Remark

June 7, 2008 at 10:06 PM
Los Angeles, CA - A leading anti-Semitism watchdog group wants Venezuela's ambassador to Russia recalled. The Los Angeles-based Simon Wiesenthal Center says Ambassador Alexis Navarro made anti-Semitic comments. Navarro was quoted by the daily Moscow News as saying that a failed 2002 coup that briefly ousted President Hugo Chavez involved Israeli Mossad intelligence snipers "who were Venezuelan...

Philadelphia, PA – Jewish Victim Sues Temple and Four of Its Students

June 7, 2008 at 09:59 PM
Philadelphia, PA - The victim of a physical assault, during which anti-Semitic language was used, is suing not only his four alleged attackers, but also Temple University, where the incident occurred during the early morning hours of Feb. 15. Jordan Blady, 23, of Northeast Philadelphia, who is Jewish, sustained severe facial injuries, including a broken nose and a fractured right eye socket...

New York City – Discussion Of Rubashkin Controversy On Tonights Zev Brenner Show

June 7, 2008 at 09:45 PM
New York City - Rabbi Yehoshua Balkany, Dean of Bais Yaakov of Brooklyn will be appearing live for two hours beginning at 12 Midnight this Motzei Shabbos, June 7th, on Talkline with Zev Brenner which is broadcast over WMCA 570 AM or via www.talklinecommunications.com Topics to include a discussion on Agriprocessors as well focusing on the Presidential race between Senator Obama & Senator...

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