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Jailed FIFA Official Juan Ángel Napout Contracts Coronavirus in Florida Prison

Jailed FIFA Official Juan Ángel Napout Contracts Coronavirus in Florida Prison

Jailed FIFA Official Juan Ángel Napout Contracts Coronavirus in Florida Prison Jailed FIFA Official Juan Ángel Napout Contracts Coronavirus in Florida Prison Juan Ángel Napout, a former vice president of soccer’s governing body FIFA serving a nine-year sentence for corruption, has tested positive for the coronavirus inside a Miami federal prison. The positive result came days after a federal judge …

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How a Minnesota Bail Fund Raised $20 Million to Help Jailed Protestors

How a Minnesota Bail Fund Raised $20 Million to Help Jailed Protestors

How a Minnesota Bail Fund Raised $20 Million to Help Jailed Protestors How a Minnesota Bail Fund Raised $20 Million to Help Jailed Protestors A small Minneapolis bail fund has received millions of dollars in funding from people after the killing of George Floyd, a black man who died on Memorial Day after a white police officer pinned him to …

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Jailed Huawei Workers Raised a Forbidden Subject: Iran

Jailed Huawei Workers Raised a Forbidden Subject: Iran

Jailed Huawei Workers Raised a Forbidden Subject: Iran Jailed Huawei Workers Raised a Forbidden Subject: Iran The five men were all locked in disputes with their onetime employer, the Chinese technology giant Huawei. And they had all joined a group on the social app WeChat to organize. Then, one of them wrote a message to the group that would upend …

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After a Year of Silence, a Jailed Saudi Princess Appeals for Help

After a Year of Silence, a Jailed Saudi Princess Appeals for Help

BEIRUT, Lebanon — For years, she was a rare princess from Saudi Arabia who spoke her mind to the world, criticizing the kingdom’s treatment of women, calling its religious teachings “extremely dangerous” and voicing support for a constitutional monarchy. And she got away with it — until she disappeared last March. This week, the princess, Basmah bint Saud, a daughter …

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Paul Manafort: Jailed Trump associate asks for early release from prison over coronavirus fears

Paul Manafort: Jailed Trump associate asks for early release from prison over coronavirus fears

Paul Manafort, President Donald Trump’s former campaign manager, is asking to be released from prison over fears he could contract coronavirus. Mr Manafort wants to serve the remainder of his seven and a half year sentence at home, or stay there for the duration of the pandemic. In a letter to the Federal Bureau of Prisons, Kevin Downing, his attorney, argues that …

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