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AI Weekly: AI prosecutors closed out 2021

December 31, 2021 9:30 AM Image Credit: Getty Images Hear from CIOs, CTOs, and other C-level and senior execs on data and AI strategies at the Future of Work Summit this January 12, 2022. Learn more In the week that drew 2021 to a close, the tech news cycle died down, as it typically does.…

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Prosecutors ask Supreme Court to review decision overturning Bill Cosby’s conviction

Prosecutors in Pennsylvania have asked the Supreme Court to review a decision that overturned Bill Cosby’s sexual assault conviction. File Photo by John Angelillo/UPI | License Photo Nov. 30 (UPI) — Prosecutors in Pennsylvania have asked the U.S. Supreme Court to review a lower court’s decision to overturn Bill Cosby’s sexual assault conviction. The comedian…

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Justice Dept. adds two top prosecutors to investigation of Florida Congressman Matt Gaetz

The Justice Department has added two top prosecutors from Washington to the child sex-trafficking investigation of Rep. Matt Gaetz, R-Fla., according to two people briefed on the matter, a sign of the complex and high-stakes nature of the inquiry into Gaetz, one of former President Donald Trump’s closest congressional allies. The prosecutors — one a…

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Prosecutors to challenge ‘Hotel Rwanda’ hero’s 25-year prison sentence

Last month, a Rwandan court sentenced Paul Rusesabagina, whose heroism during the Rwandan genocide inspired the “Hotel Rwanda” movie, to 25 years in prison after he was found guilty of forming a terrorist group. Now, prosecutors who had sought a life sentence are appealing the judgment.The decision to contest the ruling was announced in a…

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Prosecutors’ Closing Arguments: R. Kelly Used ‘Threats and Physical Abuse to Dominate Victims’

The trial of R. Kelly in Brooklyn crawled, dragged, and inched nearer to an end on Wednesday afternoon, as the prosecution started its closing arguments.  Kelly “used lies, manipulation, threats, and physical abuse to dominate his victims,” Assistant U.S. Attorney Elizabeth Geddes told the jury. And he relied on “his money, fame, and persona to…

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Prosecutors Waiting in Gabby Petito Homicide, Loose Ends Involving Brian Laundrie

Gabby Petito Prosecutors Need to Tie Up Loose Ends Who Killed Her, Is Brian Laundrie Still Alive? 9/21/2021 6:00 PM PT Gabby Petito’s death has put her fiance, Brian Laundrie, in the crosshairs of law enforcement, but TMZ has learned prosecutors are not making a move until 2 primary loose ends are tied up. Law…