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Refusing to wear a mask in Ethiopia can cost two years in prison

The restrictions prohibit shaking hands, wearing a mask in a public place, sitting more than three people at a table, or not taking “two steps for adults” – approximately two meters apart. “Now it’s as if COVID is gone, the public doesn’t care,” Health Minister Lia Tadesse tweeted on Thursday. “This will lead to a possible increase in the spread …

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Peter Madsen, a Dane who killed the Swedish journalist Kim Wall, is on the run to prison

The exact circumstances of his escape from prison were not immediately clear. Police said he escaped after taking a prison worker hostage while carrying items that looked like a gun and a bomb belt, Reuters reported. Police officers arrested Madsen in a van near the facility within five minutes of being notified of his escape, Danish police officer Mogens Lauridsen …

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Peter Madsen: Danish submarine killer caught after escaping from prison

Madsen was caught just after 10 a.m. CET (4 a.m. CET), 400 meters from Herstedvester Prison, when he tried to escape on Tuesday, according to police in West Copenhagen. Danish news channels showed dramatic footage of Madsen when he was arrested, surrounded by police cars. The footage showed two snipers lying flat on the ground with their rifles pointed at …

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A woman who stole goods and sold them on eBay for 19 years was sentenced to prison and fined $ 3.8 million

63-year-old Kim Richardson agreed to pay $ 3.8 million in restitution after an investigation by the Federal Bureau of Investigation and Secret Service, US attorney Ryan K. Patrick said in a press release on Thursday. The Dallas-based woman has shoplifted during her travels around the United States and then sold the goods on eBay and direct online sales before shipping …

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The Chinese tycoon who called Xi Jinping a “clown” and ripped off his coronavirus reaction is sentenced to 18 years in prison

A Chinese real estate mogul, who once called President Xi Jinping a “clown” and criticized his government’s handling of the coronavirus pandemic, was sentenced to 18 years in prison on corruption charges, a Beijing court said on Tuesday. Ren Zhiqiang, the former chairman of the Huayuan State Group, was sentenced after he was expelled from the Communist Party in June. …

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Ren Zhiqiang, critic of the Chinese president, will be sentenced to 18 years in prison: NPR

Ren Zhiqiang was seen at a business conference in Beijing in 2008. Ren was sentenced to 18 years in prison on Tuesday for corruption after publicly criticizing Chinese President Xi Jinping and the Chinese Communist Party. Bloomberg via Getty Images Hide label Toggle labeling Bloomberg via Getty Images Ren Zhiqiang was seen at a business conference in Beijing in 2008. …

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