Ex-MO Wrestler Released in HIV-Exposure Case

Michael Johnson, a former college wrestler convicted of failing to disclose to sexual partners that he was HIV-positive in a racially charged case that reignited calls to re-examine laws that criminalize HIV exposure, walked out of a Missouri prison 25 years earlier than expected after an appeals court found that his 2015 trial was “fundamentally unfair.”

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Acosta Resigns Amid Criticism Over Epstein Case

With Alex Acosta at his side, President Donald Trump made the announcement as he left the White House for a trip to Wisconsin and Ohio. The president said Acosta had been a “great” labor secretary, and claimed he did not ask him to leave the Cabinet.

Acosta Trades Barbs With Ex-Prosecutor Over Epstein

U.S. Labor Secretary Alex Acosta accused former Palm Beach County State Attorney Barry Krischer of forcing federal prosecutors to cut what many have described as a sweetheart deal with Jeffrey Epstein to assure the financier would be punished for molesting dozens of teenage girls more than a decade ago. Krischer says Acosta “is completely wrong.”