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Lawyer for the defense, Karine Van Meirvenne, center, listens to the ruling on the case of baby Lucas at the Court of First Instance in Dendermonde, Belgium on Wednesday, June 14, 2017. A Belgian court convicted two parents for their part in the death of their child, who succumbed to malnutrition and dehydration because they were firm believers in alternative diets. (AP Photo/Virginia Mayo)
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Belgian court convicts parents in baby’s malnutrition death

In this April 10, 2017 file photo, Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull inspects a guard of honor upon his arrival at the Indian presidential palace during his ceremonial reception in New Delhi. A gunman who killed a man and took a woman hostage before dying in a police shootout had been acquitted of plotting a terror attack at a Sydney army base years earlier, police said Tuesday, June 6, 2017. Turnbull said he would speak with state leaders Friday about changing state laws so that dangerous criminals like Khayre were not released from prison early on parole. (AP Photo/Manish Swarup, File)
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Hostage-taker in Australia had been acquitted of terror plot

Akon Guode
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Mom sentenced in Australian court for drowning 3 children

In this Monday Nov. 24, 1997 file photo, Polish immigrant and convicted killer, Janusz Walus, is sworn in during a Truth and Reconcilliation Commission hearing in Mamelodi, Pretoria, South Africa. South Africa has renounced the citizenship of Walus, the man who killed anti-apartheid leader Chris Hani in 1993. (AP Photo / Cobus Bodenstein, File)
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South Africa strips citizenship from activist’s killer

An MS-13 gang member and inmate in El Salvador. —AP
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El Salvador sentences 7 gang members for killing of 11

Former South Korean President Park Geun-hye, center, arrives at a court in Seoul, South Korea Tuesday, May 23, 2017 for the beginning of her corruption trial. (Kim Hong-ji/Pool Photo via AP)
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Timeline: The rise and fall of South Korea’s Park Geun-hye

In this Dec. 17, 2016 file photo, protesters shout slogans during a rally against then South Korean President Park Geun-hye in downtown Seoul, South Korea. The letters read "Arrest, Park Geun-hye." Handcuffed, her inmate number 503 attached to her clothing, Park begins her corruption trial Tuesday, May 23, 2017, in the same courtroom where a brutal dictator was sentenced to death two decades ago. (AP Photo/Lee Jin-man, File)
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Ousted South Korean president’s graft trial begins Tuesday

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German court convicts woman for killing boyfriend with saw

In this Feb. 5, 2016 file photo, WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange speaks from the balcony of the Ecuadorean Embassy in London. Assange will be interviewed about Swedish sex crime allegations at the Ecuadorean Embassy in London on Monday, Nov. 14, 2016. The interview will be conducted by an Ecuadorean prosecutor, with a Swedish prosecutor present. (AP Photo/Kirsty Wigglesworth, File)
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Text of Swedish prosecutor’s decision to drop Assange probe

Lavinia Woodward
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Oxford student who stabbed boyfriend may be spared jail

In this Dec. 30, 2012 photo, Indians hold a candle light vigil to mourn the death of a gang rape victim as urge the government to make several key reforms to ensure safety of women, in New Delhi, India. (AP Photo/ Saurabh Das, File)
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2 gang rapes show India struggling on women’s safety

Russian blogger Ruslan Sokolovsky and his mother Yelena Chingina, left, listen to a sentence in a court in Yekaterinburg, Russia, on Thursday, May 11, 2017. Sokolovsky has been convicted for inciting religious hatred for playing “Pokemon Go” in a church and given a suspended sentence. (Alexei Bulatov/ Komsomolskaya Pravda photo via AP)
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Russian blogger convicted for playing ‘Pokemon Go’ in church

In this Thursday April 27, 2017 file photo, police forensic officers attend the scene after a man was arrested following an incident in Whitehall in London. A 27-year-old man who was arrested while carrying knives near the U.K. Parliament nearly two weeks ago has been charged with three offenses. Khalid Mohamed Omar Ali was charged Tuesday, May 9, 2017 with preparation of terrorist acts and unlawful possession of explosive substances.(AP Photo/Kirsty Wigglesworth, file)
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Man arrested near UK Parliament in court on terror charges

In this July 21, 2016 file photo, Brazil's Justice Minister Alexandre de Moraes , speaks on the arrest of 10 people who allegedly pledged allegiance to the Islamic State group on social media and discussed possible attacks during the Rio de Janeiro Olympics, at the Ministry of Justice, in Brasilia, Brazil. A judge in Brazil on Thursday, May 4 2017, sentenced eight men for planning an attack in the run up to the 2016 Summer Olympics, marking the first time that a much debated anti-terror law formed the basis of a case in Latin America's largest nation. When the men were arrested, then-justice minister Moraes, said some of them had pledged allegiance to the Islamic State without having personal contact with members of the terrorist group abroad. (AP Photo/Eraldo Peres, File)
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8 in Brazil sentenced for planning attack ahead of Rio 2016

In this Feb. 21, 2017, file photo, Indians hold placards during a protest against an alleged rape in New Delhi, India. India's top court on Friday, May 8, 2017 upheld death sentences of four men who were convicted in the fatal gang-rape and torture of a 23-year-old medical student on a moving bus in the Indian capital nearly five years ago. The four had challenged a 2013 trial court ruling that they should be hanged, which was later upheld by an appeals court. (AP Photo/Tsering Topgyal, file)
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Top court upholds death sentence for rape that shocked India

Raina Thaiday
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Australian mother won’t stand trial for killing 8 children

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Prosecutors demand 3½ years for jailed Russian blogger

In this Nov. 3, 2014 file photo former German Chancellor Helmut Kohl talks as he presents his new book "Out of Concern for Europe" in Frankfurt, Germany. (AP Photo/Michael Probst)
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German ex-Chancellor Kohl wins privacy violation lawsuit

Henri Van Breda arrives at the High Court in Cape Town, South Africa, Monday, April 24, 2017. He is accused of murder of his parents and older brother in 2015. Breda pleaded not guilty to murder and to the attempted murder of his sister with an axe. (AP Photo)
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South African suspect in ax murders is taken to crime scene

In this July 24, 2010 file photo rescue workers comfort injured visitors during the Love Parade in Duisburg, western Germany. German judges have ruled that 10 people indicted over a deadly mass panic at the Love Parade techno music festival in 2010 which left 21 people dead must stand trial, overturning a lower court’s decision. (AP Photo/Frank Augstein, file)
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German court orders trial over 2010 Love Parade deaths

Henri Van Breda arrives at the High Court in Cape Town, South Africa, Monday, April 24, 2017. He is accused of murder of his parents and older brother in 2015. Breda pleaded not guilty to murder and to the attempted murder of his sister with an axe. (AP Photo)
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South African man pleads not guilty in family ax murder

This is a Wednesday, March 29, 2017, file photo of U.S. first lady Melania Trump smiles as she is recognized by President Donald Trump as he speaks at a women's empowerment panel, in the East Room of the White House in Washington. Melania Trump on Wednesday April 12, 2017, accepted an apology and damages from the publisher of the Daily Mail newspaper for reporting rumors about her time as a model. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik, File)
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Melania Trump wins damages from Daily Mail publisher

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