Argentine judge orders arrest of human rights group leader

An Argentine judge has ordered the arrest of the head of the human rights group, Mothers of the Plaza de Mayo. Hebe de Bonafini has refused twice to appear in court to give evidence over the alleged embezzlement of millions of dollars from a low-income housing project. The 87-year-old human rights activist is not personally… Read More Argentine judge orders arrest of human rights group leader

California mayor arrested, charged with felony

The mayor of Stockton, California, was arrested on Thursday on a felony eavesdropping charge stemming from a strip poker game he is accused of surreptitiously recording at a summer camp he hosts for disadvantaged inner-city children, prosecutors said. 41-year-old Mayor Anthony Ray Silva was also charged with three misdemeanor counts – contributing to the delinquency… Read More California mayor arrested, charged with felony