Protest against 15th century land grabbing doctrine interrupts papal mass in Canada

People hold a banner as Pope Francis presides over a mass at the Shrine of Sainte-Anne-de-Beaupre, one of North America’s oldest and most popular pilgrimage sites, in Sainte-Anne-de -Beaupre, Quebec, Canada on July 28, 2022. The banner reads: ‘Repeal the doctrine’. REUTERS/Guglielmo Mangiapane Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register July 28 (Reuters) … Read more

Sixth boy charged in Central Park jogger case is exonerated

NEW YORK, July 25 (Reuters) – A long-ignored co-defendant of the Central Park Five, a group of black and Latino teenagers wrongfully convicted of the 1989 rape of a white jogger on the basis of false confessions, has been exonerated from a related conviction by a New York judge on Monday. Steven Lopez was 15 … Read more