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Thursday November 18th, 2021 night edition

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Jacob Chansley, 34, from Phoenix, Arizona, pleaded guilty in September to one felony count of obstruction for his role in trying to block the counting of the 2020 Electoral College votes.

He also sentenced Chansley to three years probation once he's released.

In sentencing Chansley to prison time, Lamberth said he thought Chansley was "genuine in your remorse" but said the severity of his crime warranted the sentence.

Jacob Chansley, known as the "QAnon Shaman," screams "Freedom" inside the Senate chamber after the U.S. Capitol was breached by a mob during a joint session of Congress on January 6, 2021.

Chansley appeared in court Wednesday sporting a beard and wearing a green prison jumpsuit.

Jacob Chansley speaks in court during his sentencing hearing in Washington, D.C., on Wednesday, November 17, 2021.

The day after the riot, on January 7, Chansley voluntarily called the FBI and admitted to his role in the attack, surrendering two days later. »

Albuquerque has new response to 911 calls involving mentally ill people

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Now, Albuquerque is changing the way it responds to 911 calls like the one Maestas placed for her sister.

In addition to police and paramedics, residents have access to a third branch of public safety: behavioral health responders.

Two public safety behavioral health responders speak to a man on the street in Albuquerque, N.M. NBC News. »

EU plans to ban food imports from deforested areas

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Brussels (AFP) – The EU plans to bar food and wood imports from deforested areas, according to a proposal unveiled Wednesday aimed at using its trade power to drive sustainability.

"This proposal is a truly ground-breaking one," the EU commissioner for climate action policy, Virginijus Sinkevicius, told a media conference.

It and other NGOs welcome the EU plan as a first step, but say it does not go far enough. »

GTA Modders to Court: Our Game Fixes & Enhancements Are Fair Use, Not Piracy * TorrentFreak

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The projects allowed fans to enjoy these dated games with significant enhancements and were a hit with fans.

However, Take-Two and Rockstar Games took exception and responded with a DMCA takedown filed at Github to have the repositories removed.

The latter component was confirmed with the release of Grand Theft Auto: The Trilogy, which includes remastered versions of GTA III, GTA Vice City, and GTA San Andreas. »

Michigan woman accused of trying to use fake ‘Rent-A-Hitman’ website pleads guilty

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MONROE COUNTY, Mich. — A Michigan woman charged with trying to have her ex-husband murdered pleaded guilty to multiple charges, including solicitation of murder.

MichiganLive reported that the terms of Wendy Wein’s plea agreement include a cap on the minimum sentence at 108 months.

The owners of the website “” contacted Michigan State Police in 2020, when they received a message through the website asking for services. »