Derek Chauvin, the former Minneapolis police officer convicted of murdering George Floyd, was stabbed by another inmate and seriously injured Friday at a federal prison in Arizona, a person familiar with the matter told The Associated Press. The attack happened at the Federal Correctional Institution, Tucson, a medium-security prison that has been plagued by security lapses and staffing shortages. The person was not authorized to publicly discuss details of the attack and spoke to the AP on the condition of anonymity. The Bureau of Prisons confirmed that an incarcerated person was assaulted at FCI Tucson at around 12:30 p.m. local time Friday. In a statement, the agency said responding employees contained the incident and performed "life-saving measures" before the inmate, who it did not name, was taken to a hospital for further treatment and evaluation. read more
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Fulton County District Attorney Fani Willis (D) and lawyers for a defendant in the Georgia racketeering case involving former President Trump will face off in court Tuesday as the state's top prosecutor seeks to revoke Harrison Floyd's bond over incendiary social media posts. Floyd, a leader of Black Voices for Trump who was charged alongside the former president, could see his pretrial freedom revoked over social media posts that prosecutors have portrayed as an attempt to obstruct justice by intimidating future witnesses and communicating "directly and indirectly" with co-defendants in the case.
Some strange mathematical sequences are always whole numbers -- until they're not. The puzzling patterns have revealed ties to graph theory and prime numbers, awing mathematicians... . "To me a big part of the allure of math is when you arrive at the same destination by different paths and it seems like something miraculous or deep is going on," Propp said. "The cool thing about these sequences is there are various points of view that explain why you get integers. There are hidden depths there." read more
An Appellate judge that cited free speech concerns, lifted the gag order preventing Donald Trump maligning court staff. The gag order had been ordered by the trial judge in Trump's fraud hearing. read more