Law and Order/Legislation

Jaycee Lee Dugard, 29, Found After 18 Years

Jaycee Lee Dugard, who had been missing for 18 years, may have revealed herself. Now 29, Dugard will meet with her long-lost mother Terry today…
Oceans of time have passed. Oh, to feel that joy of reunion. It is indescribable joy. (Photo: flickr.com)

Montana I-164 | Payday lending on the ballot

Montana voters are set to accept or reject new regulations on payday lending with I-164. Arguments on both sides, though, may be misleading.
Montana

Banks under SEC antitrust investigation for rate manipulation

The SEC and Justice Department are investigating whether a group of world banks colluded to manipulate the LIBOR interest rate.
A Bank of America branch logo.

Is Applying For A Payday Loan Through A Direct Lender The Best Option?

Using a lender matching service can get you cash in as little as 2 hours. Direct lenders have a very high denial rate for applications.
Using a lender matching service can get you cash in as little as 2 hours. Direct lenders have a very high denial rate for applications.

Intercollegiate faker Adam Wheeler scams Ivy League schools

Adam Wheeler scammed Harvard and numerous scholarship organizations out of the money to buy a quality education. It was illegally inventive…
Example of Harvard University architecture. These classical columns hold up the roof for a place of learning; Adam Wheeler's Harvard scam held up an entire administration to the flames of their own burning ignorance.

Houston teacher beats student and gets caught on tape

A Houston charter-school science teacher was recorded beating a 13-year old student. What happened to the teacher, and will she be arrested?
Handcuffs

Elias Abuelazam believed to be serial stabber and killer

Police have taken Elias Abuelazam into custody. He is suspected to be the man who stabbed 20 people in three states, killing five in Michigan.
Arrest

How Can Installment Loans Help Protect Your Credit Rating?

There are millions of people each year that ruin their credit score because they did not know they could use installment loans to pay their bills before defaulting.
There are millions of people each year that ruin their credit score because they did not know they could use installment loans to pay their bills before defaulting.

Mortgage Lenders Network USA told loan documents are protected

One sub prime mortgage lender has lost its bid to destroy thousands of original loan documents. This ruling does not apply to all lenders, though.
Documents

Maryland challenges sovereign immunity in tribal lending case

Maryland is taking personal loans portal Western Sky Financial to court over personal loan rates. The company claims sovereign immunity.
The Western Sky Financial corporate logo, which depicts three teepees within the image of a setting sun.

Natalie Munroe blog raising questions of teacher free speech

One teacher's blog, which didn't identify her school or students, may lead to her losing her job after students and parents found it online.
Classroom

Do Not Fall Behind On Your Bills - See How Short Term Loans Can Help Prevent Late Fees and Penalties.

Short term loans can help you stay current on your bills by providing quick cash so you do not rack up expensive late fees and penalty charges.
Short term loans can help you stay current on your bills by providing quick cash so you do not rack up expensive late fees and penalty charges.

Is the Supreme Court on the verge of revoking gun control?

A new gun control chapter may be written by the Supreme Court soon. Will all citizens – with reasonable restrictions – have the right to carry a gun in public?

Payday loans in Colorado and the threat of HB 1351

Colorado passed HB 10-1351 (aka HB 1351) by a narrow margin. Numerous consumer groups expect the state to lose 1,600 jobs or more. READ ON...
The Colorado legislature building, where payday loans HB 1351 placed unreasonable restriction upon payday lending in the state.

John Patrick Bedell left an extensive digital archive as JPatrickBedell

The Pentagon shooter, John Patrick Bedell, left an extensive digital archive as the user JPatrickBedell. Find out more about his videos, profile, and more.
The Pentagon City Metro Station

How To Get A Cash Advance Even With Bad Credit and Bankruptcy On Your Record

Not many people know they are still eligible for cash advances after bankruptcy or losing their credit. There are no credit checks so bad credit does not affect eligibility.
Not many people know they are still eligible for cash advances after bankruptcy or losing their credit. There are no credit checks so bad credit does not affect eligibility.

Glock is weapon of choice for military, police and mass murderers

The Glock semiautomatic pistol used by Jared Lee Loughner can hold up to 33 rounds and fires as fast as the shooter can pull the trigger ...
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Steven Rattner to pay $10 million for raiding N.Y. pension fund

Former Obama car czar Steven Rattner has agreed to pay New York $10 million to settle a case involving his alleged raids of a pension fund.
File photo of former Obama car czar Steven Rattner.

Google video mistakes in Italy cause financial emergency?

Three Google executives were convicted Wednesday of failing to remove a video that was inappropriate in nature. Financial costs are sure to come... READ MORE >>

Keep Your Debt to Credit Ratio Down By Using Personal Loans Instead of Credit Cards

The higher your credit balance the lower your credit score may be. Personal loans online do not go on your credit report in most cases.
The higher your credit balance the lower your credit score may be. Personal loans online do not go on your credit report in most cases.

Kenneth Biros Execution Starts Debate on New Method

The Kenneth Biros execution has started a debate regarding how much review must be done on a method of lethal injection before it can be used...
Image from Flickr.

Death penalty drug shortage slows down executions

The company that makes a drug used in lethal injection has been denied a license by Italy, leading to a shortage and search for alternatives.
Phot of how leathel injection works.