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    10 Police Incidents That Caused Public Outrage

    The police exist "to protect and to serve," or so says the LAPD. Of course, this famed motto doesn't always cover black people, or protesters, or those on the lower rungs of society, but at least it sounds catchy. What would sound catchier, however, is something along the lines of "to brutalize and to subjugate."…

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    10 Most Shocking Lies The U.S. Government Made Us Believe

    In the Gettysburg Address in 1863, President Abraham Lincoln famously declared that the U.S. government was "of the people, by the people, for the people." What he sadly forgot to mention during this momentous speech, however, was that the preservation of such a government would require that the people sometimes lie to themselves once in…

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    10 Biggest Drug Busts Of All Time

    This week, six men have been jailed after using a fake ambulance to smuggle drugs from Holland to the UK. A British court heard they were moving "Truly colossal" quantities of cocaine, heroin and ecstasy with a street value of £1.6bn ($2.1bn) during at least 45 separate trips. The drugs were kept sealed behind panels…

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    10 Publicised Court Trials That Shook The World

      The law may be hopelessly complicated, yet legal trials are popular for a very simple reason - we want justice. Sensationalism and scandal can transform any trail into the live spectacle journalists dream of. This following list looks at the ten most widely reported court cases of all time. 10. William Kennedy Smith, 1991 Few…