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Pants on fire (access required)

The other day in Miami, a criminal defense lawyer was starting his closing argument when his trousers began smoking, then burst into flames. He was defending an arson case. Stephen Gutierrez ran out of the courtroom, then returned to finish ...

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Firefighters vs. Police (access required)

It’s unclear whether the beef between Chester County firefighters and deputies is over, but a lawsuit filed after a roadside spat between the first responders apparently is. West Chester firefighters and brothers Andy and Tommy Martin sued the Chester County ...

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It can’t be that bad (access required)

South Carolina’s repetitive inclusion on worst-of lists has been a running joke in Sidebar. But a new low ranking from U.S. News & World Report may have gone too far in smearing the much-maligned state of smiling faces and beautiful ...

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Good initiative, bad judgment (access required)

It’s unclear whether a couple of Lowcountry cops were really trying to do the right thing or just dry snitching on their boss, but the 4th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals held that a police chief is immune from their ...

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