Charles Taylor

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    January 9, 2009

    Chuckie Taylor Jr. Slammed with New Class-Action Suit in Miami Today

    Chuckie Taylor Jr., the Orlando-raised son of Liberian dictator Charles Taylor, already faces a world of pain in Miami's federal courthouse this morning.In October, Chuckie became the first American convicted of orchestrating torture abroad, for the brutal crimes he carried out as the head of his fa ... More >>

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    October 30, 2008

    Chuckie Taylor Jr. Guilty of Torture

    Illustration via Rolling Stone The first case brought against a U.S. citizen for committing torture abroad ended with a guilty verdict today from a federal jury in Miami. The verdict marks the end of Charles "Chuckie" Taylor Jr.'s long strange journey from suburban Orlando teenager and wannabe rap ... More >>

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    October 28, 2008
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    September 30, 2008

    A Seriously Insane Federal Trial, Even By Miami Standards

    Illustration via Rolling Stone From Panamanian dictator extraordinaire Manuel Noriega to countless drug warlords to what seems like half of the city's politicians, Miami is justly famous for having the most twisted federal trials in the nation. It's already clear after opening statements in downto ... More >>

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    September 24, 2008

    News Roundup

    Mario Diaz-Balart's latest campaign ad is apparently untrue. Misleading advertising? In my election? [Local 10] The Marlins are officially eliminated from play off contention. [Herald] Miami Beach City Commissioner Jerry Libbin wants to ban smoking from the beach, and ruin its reputation as the wor ... More >>

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    May 31, 2007

    Artist as Prisoner

    Ed Bobb punched a few keys and went to jail. Where's the justice?

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    November 20, 1997
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    August 15, 1996