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A lawyer for a grand juror involved in weighing charges in the case of Breonna Taylor, the Black woman killed in a police raid gone wrong, urged a judge to let the anonymous juror to speak out publicly, accusing Kentucky’s attorney general of throwing the panel under the bus” in his public comments.
A day after Congress president Sonia Gandhi targeted the Narendra Modi-led NDA government at the Centre, saying that the democratic system in India was under threat, the Prime Minister on Tuesday responded by describing ‘dynastic corruption’ as a major challenge for the country.
Trump also said that Iran does not want him as the president but asserted that they will sign a deal with the US if he is re-elected.