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Here are the top ten articles for the Crime Site! These rankings are live and get reset at the beginning of each month, so check back often to see what your fellow visitors are most interested in!
1. New Strange Laws Recently Passed
In Florida, it is illegal to use computers and smart phones in internet cafes. Check out some recent dumb laws that were recently passed in various states in the US. Oh, that Florida law? They passed that law by mistake. Crazy Floridians.
2. Michael Franzese
Michael Franzese went from being a soldier in the American Mafia to becoming one of the biggest earners in the Mafia to walking away from that life and becoming a Christian motivational speaker.
3. John Hinckley Jr Released
John Hinckley Jr. attempted to assassinate then President Ronald Reagan and was nearly successful. Now thirty-five years later, Hinckley was released from the mental hospital and is to live in Virginia with his mother.
4. The Brass Ceiling
Women still face hardships and discrimination in the field of law enforcement and have a hard time breaking these barriers and getting through the brass ceiling.
5. Buford Pusser - Walking Tall
Sheriff of McNairy County, Tenessee, Buford Pusser walked tall and carried a big stick. He survived 8 shootings and 7 stabbings but was killed in a car accident on his way home from the county fair. His daughter and her friends came upon the accident just moments after it happened.
6. Murder of Shanda Sharer
Shanda Sharer was just 12 years old when she was brutally tortured and burned alive by four other girls.
7. Hanoi Hilton
The Hoa Lo prison in North Viet Nam was known as the Hanoi Hilton by the American POW's there during the Viet Nam war. Don't let the name fool you though. It was far from a comfortable room at the famous hotel chain.
8. Your Fifth Amendment Rights
We have all heard the Miranda Warning being given and most of us can recite it, but, do you know what the Miranda Warning actually gives you protection against and what it doesn't protect you from?
9. West Virginia Strange Laws
In West Virginia, it is illegal to walk your tiger, even if it is on a leash. It is also illegal for a person to hold public office if that person ever participated in a duel.
10. Ohio Dumb Laws
Did you know it is illegal to fish for whales in Ohio on Sundays? It is alos illegal to install and play slot machines in outhouses. You crazy Ohioans and your crazy laws.
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