Theresa May will plea with MPs to buy more time to renegotiate her Brexit deal

Getty Theresa May will plead with MPs for more time to renegotiate the Irish backstop in her Brexit deal. The prime minister will promise MPs another vote in parliament on other Brexit options if she hasn’t secured the deal by the end of February. Labour is seeking to ensure that May is held to her […]

Mundine’s ‘pathetic’ rematch plea

Anthony Mundine should take some time to listen to Kenny Rogers and learn when he should walk away. The controversial Australian athlete left boxing fans scratching their heads when he announced plans to return to the ring. Not only that, he’s chasing a rematch against Jeff Horn. The same Jeff Horn who comprehensively wiped the […]

Tormented into a guilty plea? Experts denounce US ‘miscarriage of justice’ in Butina case

Maria Butina’s only crime is that she is Russian, legal analysts told RT, attacking the US justice system for keeping her in solitary confinement until she admitted guilt to at least one of the many charges brought against her. “This is an utter and total miscarriage of justice,” retired CIA agent and whistleblower John Kiriakou […]

Prosecutors say Paul Manafort breached his plea deal by telling ‘discernible lies’ after agreeing to cooperate

Alex Wong/Getty Images The special counsel Robert Mueller’s office said in a new court filing that former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort breached his plea deal by telling “discernible lies” after agreeing to cooperate in the Russia probe. Prosecutors said Manafort lied in statements he made about his association with a Russian-Ukrainian political operative, wire […]

Will this one get to Trump? Author Jerome Corsi negotiating plea deal with Mueller

Prolific conspiracy theory author Jerome Corsi is negotiating a plea deal with special counsel Robert Mueller, prompting excited speculation by the anti-Trump #Resistance and concerns over pressuring journalists. Mueller’s investigators have reportedly spent months investigating whether Corsi had advance knowledge that WikiLeaks would be publishing emails from the private account of Hillary Clinton’s campaign chairman […]

Players ‘excited’ despite plea to leave

TIM Kelly is guaranteed the sort of AFL spotlight that follows star Geelong teammates Gary Ablett and Patrick Dangerfield. Already a revelation with his outstanding debut year, Kelly’s unsuccessful trade bid means the midfielder will be one of the ongoing stories of next season. There will be regular speculation about his future — he comes […]

Paul Manafort reportedly sought a plea deal with Mueller to prevent his second trial from going forward

Reuters Paul Manafort’s legal team was reportedly trying to secure a plea deal last week for Manafort in his second trial in Washington, DC. Manafort’s lawyers were discussing a possible plea with the special counsel Robert Mueller’s team last week, as a jury in Virginia moved toward convicting Manafort on eight counts of tax and […]

‘How ya like me now?!’: Stormy Daniels and Michael Avenatti are taking a victory lap after Michael Cohen’s guilty plea

President Donald Trump’s longtime lawyer Michael Cohen pleaded guilty to eight federal crimes on Tuesday. The investigation into Cohen focused on a $ 130,000 payment the lawyer facilitated to Stormy Daniels to keep her quiet about her allegation of a 2006 affair with Trump. Trump has denied the allegation, and Daniels is suing Cohen and […]

McGregor on verge on plea deal

CONOR McGregor is reportedly about to sign a plea deal over that infamous attack on UFC rival Khabib Nurmagomedov’s bus in April. TMZ Sports reports that McGregor’s lawyers are in the final stages of a deal that would see his felony charge reduced to a mismemeanor. He was charged with one count of felony criminal […]

Plea for patient who died after drinking floor fluid

Joan Blaber, 85, was recovering in the Royal Sussex County Hospital, Brighton, when her family claim she accidentally drank floor cleaner from a jug at her bedside before taking her medication. A post-mortem revealed she died six days later as a direct result of the incident last September. Ms Blaber’s family are appealing for funds […]