Category: International News

International Manhunt for Affluenza Teen Highlights Disparities and Bias in American Legal System

International Manhunt for Affluenza Teen Highlights Disparities and Bias in American Legal System

As “affluenza” boy and his mother were caught south of the border Wednesday, once again the loopholes and bias of the United States legal system are making front page news throughout the world. Ethan Couch’s mother, Tonya was deported from Mexico on Wednesday and sent to a Los Angeles ...
Canadian Cops Intimidate Videographer by Crowding His Personal Space, Claiming it is Their Right

Canadian Cops Intimidate Videographer by Crowding His Personal Space, Claiming it is Their Right

Americans tend to think of Canadian cops as the kinder, gentler version of the short-tempered, trigger-happy, civil rights violating officers that make up much of the police departments in the United States. But every once in a while, we are reminded that they can be just as bad. J ...
Cell Phone Video Clears Canadian Man of Assault Charges Despite Phone Going Missing in Police Custody

Cell Phone Video Clears Canadian Man of Assault Charges Despite Phone Going Missing in Police Custody

These days, a simple cell phone can make the difference between a conviction and an acquittal. At least it did for Abdi Sheik-Qasim, who was cleared of assault charges thanks to a video he recorded of the interaction he had last year with two Toronto-based cops. The best part? D ...
Fired Austin Police Officer Suspected of Murdering Mistress Detained by FBI in Indonesia

Fired Austin Police Officer Suspected of Murdering Mistress Detained by FBI in Indonesia

The former Austin police officer who recently fled to Indonesia after the murder investigation of his pregnant mistress was closing in on him is now in federal custody. The Bastrop Sheriff's Office says VonTrey Clark is being detained by the Federal Bureau of Investigation, who will u ...
Canadian Cops Kill Man Wearing Guy Fawkes Mask After Responding to Call About Different Man Creating Ruckus; Anonymous Vows Revenge

Canadian Cops Kill Man Wearing Guy Fawkes Mask After Responding to Call About Different Man Creating Ruckus; Anonymous Vows Revenge

Canadian cops responding to a call about a man causing a disturbance at a public meeting inside a restaurant Thursday ended up killing another man standing outside the restaurant, allowing the first man to slip away. Meanwhile, a third man video recorded the aftermath of the shooting, ...
Australian Police Officer Assaults Woman for Recording Him in Public

Australian Police Officer Assaults Woman for Recording Him in Public

A short video posted on YouTube last week appears to show a woman from the land down under recording a cop on a motorcycle from across the street, obviously far enough away to not be interfering in any way with his official duties. However, as we've seen happen so many times in this c ...
Journalists Booted from Hotel and Investigated by Police for Covering Bilderberg Meeting

Journalists Booted from Hotel and Investigated by Police for Covering Bilderberg Meeting

"The police just came to our hotel and documented my private information that my hotel has on me in their records. They did this to all the guests that are primarily journalists reporting on ‎Bilderberg." The message above was posted Wednesday by Luke Rudkowski of We Are Change, one o ...