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101060 No. 101060 ID: 1fb1a6 Stickied hide watch quickreply [Reply] [First 100 posts] [Last 50 posts]
Local news stories that lack significance outside their stagnant little backwaters go here.
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>> No. 118053 ID: ad192e
>>118051
Again!?
>> No. 118190 ID: 21e416
  jenkem lab busted


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>> No. 101059 ID: 1fb1a6
  ConcernedCitizen is drafting the official changes, but for now to limit reports I would like to outline a slight rule change:

/n/ is no longer limited to national/international news.

Anything traditionally newsworthy that impacts or potentially impacts people on the international, national, or regional level or is exceptional on the local level can have its own thread.

For local stories with no real impact - we will be crafting a Flawda thread to contain them.

Here is some food for thought:

http://www.mediacollege.com/journalism/news/newsworthy.html

All other rules remain in effect until further notice.
>> No. 101062 ID: 1fb1a6
Bump to be on top of the Flawda thread.

Threads that dissolve into accusations of schilling and tripfighting will be locked. Don't do it in the flawda thread either or you'll be banned.


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118351 No. 118351 ID: 225202 hide watch quickreply [Reply]
All the years of endless screaming about "feminatzis taking muh blideo blames!" and yet it's always the christfags and republicans leading the censorship charge.

The group in question claiming responsibility:
https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Morality_In_Media

https://www.usgamer.net/articles/mature-visual-novels-are-at-risk-of-being-taken-down-from-steam
>Several visual novel publishers and developers are reporting that due to a sudden change in Steam's content guidelines and policies, their games are under threat of being removed from Valve's platform. Several visual novel makers have made public that Valve threatened to remove their games if they aren't altered to fit content guidelines by the end of the month.

>Early this morning, MangaGamer published a blog post regarding its visual novel Kindred Spirits. The company writes, "Kindred Spirits, has also been targeted by Steam's sudden and abrupt content policy shift and has been threatened with removal if the content of the game is not modified."

>Kindred Spirits on the Roof first made headlines as Steam's first "uncensored" visual novel. However, reviewers seemed to respond positively to the game's frank depiction of sexuality, with Kotaku even calling the game "pretty tame."

>MangaGamer made it clear in their blogpost that the company "went to great pains to run the game's content by Valve representatives." This meant mangagamer sent "along every potentially questionable graphical asset along with advanced builds of the title-to ensure that the feeling was mutual."

>John Pickett of MangaGamer told Motherboard that Kindred Spirits underwent a "vigorous" review by Valve's representatives, and "Valve spent several weeks reviewing the game to check the content and game MangaGamer its full approval and guarantee that it fell within Valve's content standards."
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https://www.washingtonpost.com/world/national-security/manafort-and-former-business-partner-asked-to-surrender-in-connection-with-special-counsel-probe/2017/10/30/6fe051f0-bd67-11e7-959c-fe2b598d8c00_
story.html

Former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort and his longtime business partner Rick Gates have been charged in a 12-count indictment with conspiracy against the United States, conspiracy to launder money and making false statements.

It marked the first criminal allegations to come from Special Counsel Robert S. Mueller III’s investigation into possible coordination between the Trump campaign and Russia to influence the 2016 election.

Gates did not respond to a request for comment, nor did Jason Maloni, a spokesman for Manafort. Manafort was spotted walking into the FBI’s Washington Field Office Monday morning.
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>> No. 118337 ID: 41441c
https://www.cnn.com/2018/05/08/politics/robert-mueller-russian-oligarch-payments-michael-cohen/index.html

https://www.thedailybeast.com/michael-cohen-took-cash-from-russian-oligarch-after-election?via=twitter_page

>The Daily Beast can confirm that Donald Trump’s personal lawyer Michael Cohen received hundreds of thousands of dollars from a company controlled by Putin-aligned Russian oligarch Viktor Vekselberg.

>The allegations were initially made Tuesday by Michael Avenatti, porn actress Stormy Daniels’ lawyer, and confirmed by a source familiar with the matter.

>“How the fuck did Avenatti find out?” the source asked The Daily Beast.
>> No. 118341 ID: a74560
http://thehill.com/opinion/white-house/387510-mueller-its-time-to-wrap-this-investigation-up

Opinion piece from The Hill, and despite my personal bias, I think the author makes a compelling argument.
>> No. 118342 ID: 09c7e0
>>118341
>…despite my personal bias, I think…

if your thoughts are in line with your bias then it can't be expected of us to believe that your conclusion was unaffected by your bias without you providing some convincing explanation of your reasoning. given that you made no effort to do that and instead just expect us to trust you on it instead suggests to me that you're attempting to be deceptive. if there was anything of reasonable value in that article you'd have quoted to get your point across.
>> No. 118343 ID: 3fb10a
>>118342
That's fair. Basically, my personal bias is against trump and for Mueller. The author takes the position that Mueller's close relationship with Comey creates a conflict of interest unsuitable for a special prosecutor, and furthermore lays out a case for wrapping up the investigation and handing it over to congress citing compelling ethical grounds for doing so.
>> No. 118350 ID: c35d40
http://thehill.com/homenews/administration/388235-manafort-ex-son-in-law-agrees-to-plea-deal-to-cooperate-with-mueller

Manafort ex-son-in-law agrees to plea deal: report

Paul Manafort’s former son-in-law has reportedly agreed to a plea deal with the Justice Department.

Jeffrey Yohai, who was divorced from Manafort’s daughter last year, has agreed to cooperate with federal prosecutors working on different criminal investigations as part of the plea deal, two sources with knowledge of the situation told Reuters.

Manafort, Trump’s former campaign manager, has been charged on several counts related to money laundering and other financial crime in special counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation, and is set to go on trial later this year.

The sources told Reuters that Yohai may be asked to help Mueller in his prosecution of Manafort in an effort to pressure him to plead guilty and cooperate with prosecutors.

Yohai pleaded guilty to misusing construction loan funds and a bank account overdraft charge following an investigation into his real estate and bank dealings that predates the special counsel’s probe, Reuters reported on Thursday.


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118349 No. 118349 ID: 668625 hide watch quickreply [Reply]
But remember, Trump says there are bad people on both sides and that this has been the best administration for the 2nd Amendment ever!

https://www.thedailybeast.com/dimitrios-pagourtzis-reportedly-idd-as-santa-fe-texas-shooting-suspect/
>Dimitrios Pagourtzis, the suspected gunman who opened fire at a Texas high school on Friday morning, apparently posted photos of neo-Nazi iconography online, according to social media accounts flagged by classmates and reviewed by The Daily Beast.

>Pagourtzis, 17, was booked into Galveston County Jail for capital murder on Friday. He allegedly killed 10 people at Santa Fe High School, where he was a student. Explosive devices were left inside the school near Houston, authorities said. Pagourtzis reportedly had an assault-style rifle, shotgun, and pistol.

>Texas Gov. Greg Abbott told reporters that Pagourtzis said in journals he wanted to kill himself after the shooting. Instead, he surrendered to police.

>Before his arrest was announced, two Santa Fe students also told The Daily Beast that Pagourtzis was the gunman and they confirmed a Facebook account with Pagourtzis’ name belonged to him. Attempts by The Daily Beast to reach Pagourtzis’ family were unsuccessful.

>On April 30, Pagourtzis apparently posted a t-shirt with “born to kill” printed on the front, boasting that it was custom-made.

>That same day, Pagourtzis posted multiple pictures of a duster jacket emblazoned with a variety of symbols including the Iron Cross, a German military award last given by the Nazis, and a hammer and sickle. He said he equated the Iron Cross with “bravery,” and the hammer and sickle with “rebellion.”


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117992 No. 117992 ID: 44e2a0 hide watch expand quickreply [Reply] [Last 50 posts]
cheki breki if you even think Russia did this you're a racist, fascist bigot who must be banned from opchan!
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-43323847

>A nerve agent was used to try to murder a former Russian spy and his daughter, police have said.

>Sergei and Yulia Skripal were found unconscious in Salisbury on Sunday afternoon and remain critically ill.

>A police officer who was the first to attend the scene is now in a serious condition in hospital, Assistant Commissioner Mark Rowley said.

>Mr Rowley, head of Counter Terrorism Policing, said government scientists had identified the agent used, but would not make that information public at this stage.

>"This is being treated as a major incident involving attempted murder, by administration of a nerve agent," he said.

>"Having established that a nerve agent is the cause of the symptoms... I can also confirm that we believe that the two people who became unwell were targeted specifically."

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  http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-5648859/Army-trucks-roll-Salisbury-begin-clean-operation-nerve-agent-hot-spots.html

>Soldiers in breathing apparatus are replacing the paving where Russian spy Sergei Skripal and his daughter collapsed after their nerve agent attack.

>A military convoy arrived in Salisbury last year to begin a clean-up operation in the wake of the plot to poison former double agent.

What a bunch of fucking clowns. If you can't see the difference between contaminated and clean areas, you better fucking dismantle the whole city with its population. After all, one can never be too sure about destroying any evidence related their crime.
>> No. 118263 ID: 278cbe
>>118260
>A military convoy arrived in Salisbury last year
>last year
I honestly just gave a double-take to what I copied in this thread from news article. Needless to say I'm impressed, so very much impressed on level of self-awareness of people writing this story.
>> No. 118316 ID: 6e9258
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http://www.radio.cz/en/section/news/czech-president-says-nerve-agent-novichok-was-produced-in-the-country

>Czech president Miloš Zeman has said the country produced the novichok nerve agent for testing but it was then destroyed.

http://praguemonitor.com/2018/04/27/czech-intelligence-works-out-report-novichok-zeman

>The Czech counter-intelligence service BIS has worked out a report that President Milos Zeman ordered on whether the Novichok nerve agent was developed or stored in the country, BIS spokesman Ladislav Sticha told CTK on Thursday.

Apparently, every other country knows what this "top secret Russian" nerve agent is, how to produce it and store, which isn't surprize by any measure since know-how for it has been openly cited by many sources. What is interesting, though, is that, supposedly, OPCW members are not to produce or store any chemical weapons.

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Chemical_Weapons_Convention

Actually, it looks like a post-modern type loyalty-securing strategy. If you are siding with Britain or any other major Western power, you are obliged, apparently, to believe everything they say and do everything they want, even if it is nonsensical, suicidal or physically impossible. We're not running short on bullshit anyway, there's always something, any day of the week.

https://www.nytimes.com/2018/05/03/world/europe/opcw-salisbury-novichok-skripal.html
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>> No. 118323 ID: 98d50c
>>118316
>look mommy i posted it again!
>> No. 118348 ID: 6e9258
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https://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-russia-chemicalweapons-german/wests-knowledge-of-novichok-came-from-sample-secured-in-1990s-report-idUSKCN1IH2HC

>In a joint report, German newspaper Sueddeutsche Zeitung, the weekly Die Zeit and broadcasters NDR and WDR said Germany’s BND spy agency had secured the sample of the Novichok nerve agent from a Russian scientist.

>The sample was analyzed in Sweden and the chemical formula was given to the German government and military, the report cited sources as saying. Western countries used the information to help develop countermeasures.

On the long list of countries who stole Russian chemical warfare secrets in the past, there's at least two new names now. That, of course, adds to the early claims that there's only one country capable of producing it. As history demonstrates, this is a normal situation for any imperialistic western country - if you give them a chance of reconciliation, they will plunder your technologies and resources, and use them against you.

But wait, what's this? We found the PROOFS! Russia does produce Novichok!

https://themoscowtimes.com/news/russian-businessman-releases-novichok-line-cooking-oil-61227

>“I liked this product very much and couldn’t find it anywhere in stores, so I decided to make it myself,” Yakushev said in a YouTube video posted on Thursday.

>The Novichok oil will be marketed under the motto “products for a long life,” together with a logo bearing KGB insignia.
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117878 No. 117878 ID: 89d7f8 hide watch expand quickreply [Reply]
But but but but but RT assured us that Hillary would be the one who started a war with Russia!

https://www.cnn.com/2018/02/07/politics/us-strikes-pro-regime-forces-syria/index.html
>The US-led coalition fighting ISIS in Syria conducted strikes against pro-regime forces in Syria Wednesday, the coalition said in a statement.

>The coalition said the strikes were carried out after forces allied to Syrian President Bashar al-Assad "initiated an unprovoked attack" against a well-established Syrian Democratic Forces headquarters where coalition advisers were working with US-backed Syrian fighters.

>A US official told CNN that the attackers crossed the Euphrates River and were armed with artillery and other weapons. The US official said that US forces in the region counterattacked using artillery and aircraft.

>The official added that no US personnel were killed or wounded in the engagement.

>The official added that it was unclear exactly who the pro-regime forces were but the US is looking into whether Russian contractors operating in the vicinity might have been involved but added that there is no direct evidence yet that the Russians fired on the Syrian Democratic Forces facility where the US advisers were located. The official said they have not ruled out that Iranian backed-forces might have also been involved in the attack.

>"In defense of coalition and partner forces, the coalition conducted strikes against attacking forces to repel the act of aggression against partners engaged in the Global Coalition's defeat-Daesh mission," the coalition statement said, using the Arabic acronym for ISIS.
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>> No. 118234 ID: 278cbe
Though it is already not news that >>118155 gas cylinder was produced in Germany, more news emerge from abandoned chemical laboratories and underground storages captured and cleared Douma. And I'm not talking about bodies of executed civilians, of course.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0K5eDYssbTw
>Russian military finds alleged chemical weapons lab in Douma
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UnlLldoYz5Q
>Syria: Inside hospital to which alleged Douma chemical attack victims were brought

https://www.theguardian.com/world/2018/apr/17/syria-crisis-medics-intimidated-over-douma-gas-attack
>The head of the largest medical relief agency in Syria claims that medics who responded to the suspected gas attack in Douma have been subjected to “extreme intimidation” by Syrian officials who seized biological samples, forced them to abandon patients and demanded their silence.
>“There has been a very heavy security presence on the ground ever since the attack and they have been targeting doctors and medics in a very straightforward way,”
>now in Turkey where he is supervising the departure from Syria of some of the Douma medics
>“Any medic who tried to leave Douma was searched so vigorously, especially for samples. At one medical point, seven casualties were taken away. The Russian military police were heavily involved. They were directing things.

It is very kind of these people to list number of methods of information control and warfare they use. Because they have no information on what methods are used by Syria and Russia, it is natural for them to project their own experience and attribute it to their sworn enemy.

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>> No. 118236 ID: 4eee9d
And heroic and brave Russia is also claiming they shot down 54 of 47 cruise missiles, including 3 by SA-7, flawlessly defending all but the three targeted sites, and all without any missile wreckage being photographed or anybody whipping out their celphone to take a video of the fireworks, unlike all the videos of them launching missiles on unguided ballistic arcs after the cruise missiles hit.

l o fuckin' l if you still give Russian claims any consideration.
>> No. 118237 ID: f19f5c
>>118236
Post sources or go home.
>> No. 118345 ID: 278cbe
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https://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/0/coalition-forces-killed-civilians-islamic-state-study-finds/

>A US-led coalition bombed key targets in what were described as “pinpoint airstrikes” by Michael Fallon, who was then the UK’s defence secretary, when the city was finally liberated last July.

>The RAF struck more than 750 targets during the campaign to liberate the city, second only to the US, according to the Ministry of Defence.

>“The high velocity, high explosive weapons have a huge range and using these weapons in tightly packed urban areas is a major risk. You might be targeting snipers or a group of [Isil] fighters but if they’re closely surrounded by large numbers of civilians you can expect substantial casualties,” he said.

As I mentioned once before, the concept of "precision strike" is largely misleading when applied to practical use - mainly because how MSM use it as a hallmark for "democratic" wars rather than "illegal" ones. It's not like other kinds of war are more safe or effective than this kind of force projection, but they are certainly less cynical.

It's not like ISIS makes a less of a threat if they killed less civilians and destroyed less of infrastructure than so-called "anti-ISIS" coalition, but it certainly changes priorities. It was stated many times before, that the terrorism is not the cause of current situation per se, it is a problem itself, and fighting a problem without realizing the cause of it puts you into positive feedback that escalates the trouble continuously.

And, of course, no one is going to help them repair their houses.
>> No. 118347 ID: 58607b
>>118345
>look mommy I posted it again!


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118346 No. 118346 ID: 5b28e6 hide watch quickreply [Reply]
http://www.nydailynews.com/news/crime/las-vegas-shooter-claimed-americans-needed-wake-up-call-article-1.3994558

>The man, whose name has been redacted, gave a jailhouse interview in November saying he met up with Paddock outside a sporting goods store after posting an online ad to sell schematics to convert semi-automatic guns to fire automatically.

>"Somebody has to wake up the American public and get them to arm themselves," the man said Paddock told him less than a month before the Oct. 1 shooting that killed 58 people and injured hundreds. "Sometimes sacrifices have to be made."

>Paddock also ranted about "camps" the Federal Emergency Management Agency set up after Hurricane Katrina, which he claimed were a "dry run for law enforcement and military to start kickin' down doors and … confiscating guns."

>In a handwritten account, a woman said she overheard a man she believes to be Paddock talking with another man at a Las Vegas restaurant just three days before the massacre. She told police that Paddock seemed angry about the 1990s standoffs at Waco, Texas, and Ruby Ridge in Idaho.

>"At the time, I just thought 'strange guys' and I wanted to leave," said the woman.


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https://www.cnbc.com/2018/05/13/trump-says-he-and-xi-jinping-working-to-get-zte-back-into-business.html
>"President Xi of China, and I, are working together to give massive Chinese phone company, ZTE, a way to get back into business, fast. Too many jobs in China lost. Commerce Department has been instructed to get it done!" Trump wrote on Twitter.

>The Chinese technology company earlier this month suspended its main operations after the U.S. Commerce Department banned American supplies to its business.

oh gee why did ZTE get placed under sanctions?
https://www.politico.com/story/2018/05/13/trump-zte-china-sanctions-korea-iran-584244
>In March 2017, Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross made the initial announcement of an "unprecedented" $1.19 billion penalty leveled against ZTE for violating U.S sanctions by shipping telecommunications equipment to Iran and North Korea. ZTE, which reached an agreement with the government on the charges, was further accused of lying to investigators and obstructing a probe into their actions.

>Last month, Commerce Department decided to trigger the harshest penalty in the agreement, which was initially suspended in 2017. Because ZTE made additional false statements during the probation period, the department banned American companies from buying or selling the phone maker's products for the next seven years.

>In an April letter setting out the company's actions, the Commerce Department said the phone maker engaged in a "extensive conspiracy," approved by the then-CEO to evade U.S. laws.

>"As a result of the conspiracy, ZTE was able to obtain hundreds of millions of dollars in contracts with and sales from Iranian entities to ship routers, microprocessors. and servers controlled under the Regulations for national security, encryption, regional security, and/or anti-terrorism reasons to Iran," Richard R. Majauskas, acting assistant secretary of commerce for export enforcement, wrote in the April 15 denial order letter to ZTE.

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>> No. 118344 ID: eaea67
May 11th: A Chinese sate-owned construction company loans $500 million to a Indonesian construction project that has Trump properties involved.

May 13th: TOO MANY JOBS IN CHINA LOST!
https://www.vox.com/policy-and-politics/2018/5/15/17355202/trump-zte-indonesia-lido-city


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118165 No. 118165 ID: 336722 hide watch expand quickreply [Reply]
zOMG SoL could be out of jail for Christmas!
http://www.11alive.com/article/news/local/13investigates-will-lauren-giddings-killer-get-a-new-trial/93-530201238

Four years after he admitted to the murder of his neighbor and Mercer Law classmate Lauren Giddings, Stephen McDaniel will soon get another day in court to explain why he believes he deserves a new trial.

McDaniel filed a Habeas Corpus petition in February stating his constitutional rights were violated during the pre-trial proceedings.

In part, he claims the previous Bibb District Attorney gained access to legal documents McDaniel requested from jail and prosecutors used that information against him in court.

McDaniel also questions the competence of his attorneys for not pursuing this and other issues in court.

"Part of the strength and benefit of a guilty plea is that assurance that it is very unlikely to be undone," said Bibb District Attorney David Cooke.

He says it is extremely unlikely that a judge would grant McDaniel's request given the circumstances surrounding the case.

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>> No. 118173 ID: 61e76a
>>118167
indeed.
>> No. 118196 ID: 061821
>According to Mike Minerva, a Tallahassee public defender and member of the defense team, a pre-trial plea bargain was negotiated in which Bundy would plead guilty to killing Levy, Bowman and Leach in exchange for a firm 75-year prison sentence. Prosecutors were amenable to a deal, by one account, because "prospects of losing at trial were very good." Bundy, on the other hand, saw the plea deal not only as a means of avoiding the death penalty, but also as a "tactical move": he could enter his plea, then wait a few years for evidence to disintegrate or become lost and for witnesses to die, move on, or retract their testimony. Once the case against him had deteriorated beyond repair, he could file a post-conviction motion to set aside the plea and secure an acquittal.
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Any hidden memes in this pic?
>> No. 118239 ID: a40395
>>118196
bundy was a law student too. imagine going to law school because you're planning on murdering people and you want to know how to beat the prosecution. criminal masterminds! well not really, but close.
i wonder how many people go to law school with the intention of committing crimes and using their knowledge of the law to get away with it. i live only a mile from a law school. thank god i'm armed to the teeth.
>> No. 118336 ID: 336722
  >check out this incredibly smarmy and hate filled piece of "objective journalism" by podunk kovac of macon, ga. this is the type of stuff that make you wonder if SoL really could ever get a fair shake from the rural georgia county legal system with the way everyone down there goes into hysterics if something bad happens to a white girl. people used to make fun of that kind of bullshit and of halfwitted yellow journalism, but these days anything goes
>you can send email to the article's author at jkovac@macon.com

Confessed killer in Lauren Giddings dismemberment murder sues lawyer for malpractice
The contentious-yet-tenuous legal wranglings of Stephen McDaniel continue to confound and hassle some of the very people who helped keep him off death row.

A month after graduating from law school in 2011, McDaniel broke into the apartment of Lauren Giddings, his next-door neighbor and Mercer University law school classmate, then strangled her and cut up her body.

In 2014, McDaniel, now 32, pleaded guilty and described in open court his version of how Giddings was slain. Earlier this year, though, in a last-ditch form of appeal that he filed from prison, McDaniel claimed that the police and prosecutors — and his own lawyers — may have wronged him.

Then last Wednesday, on what would have been Giddings’ 34th birthday, McDaniel, in a handwritten civil filing claiming legal malpractice, sued one of his former defense attorneys for upward of $200,000. McDaniel’s lawsuit contends that Macon lawyer Floyd Buford mishandled a wrongful-death lawsuit that Giddings’ parents filed against McDaniel after the killing.

McDaniel, serving a life sentence with the possibility of parole, now claims that Buford settled the wrongful-death claim against McDaniel’s wishes. Under the settlement, McDaniel, should he ever earn any money, would owe the Giddings family up to $80 million.

But McDaniel contends there was an offer to settle, one that Buford ignored, that would have imposed no financial sanctions and required only that McDaniel never earn any money from a book about the murder, if he chose to write one.
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