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THIS ISSUE’S PRINT HEADLINES, AUGUST-SEPTEMBER 2016!

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WELCOME to the first issue of August, the August-September 2016 edition!

Photos of Cockroaches Found In B & J’s Restaurant

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The Health Department did close the restaurant, and the inspection involved more than simply “thermometers and books” as the owner might lead people to believe.

B & J’s Restaurant: Customer Complained About Cockroaches, Got Banned From Restaurant

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According to a customer of B & J’s restaurant (aka “The Track Shack” as it is also known due to its proximity to the railroad tracks), he complained to the Edgar County Health Department about seeing cockroaches while eating in B &J’s Restaurant

THIS ISSUE’S PRINT HEADLINES, AUGUST SPECIAL EDITION 2016!

Harrisburg police chief Whipper Johnson

This issue turned out to be much more of a scorcher than even WE thought it was going to be

Sex assault defendant, exonerated by DNA, remains in jail awaiting NEW TRIAL

This pdf shows that the state lab in Springfield returned results from DNA in the sex assault case as matching that of the DNA from the buccal swab taken from the victim’s mother’s boyfriend, Robert Burton. This information was coming in from the state lab in dribs and drabs over the pendency of Fred Cox’ case, and Edgar County State’s Attorney Mark Isaf was being advised that there was limited information coming in that the sex assault evidence – a pair of underwear from the alleged ‘victim’ – was bearing out that Cox had actually committed the crime…but Isaf proceeded forward with the case anyway, having obtained a conviction in December. Cox has now been exonerated in the case by the DNA evidence, and Robert Burton has been matched up to the DNA, but not further charges have been filed, and Cox remained in jail in Edgar as of press time, July 24.

EDGAR CO. – As predicted in the July-August 2016 edition, the DNA results in a child sex assault case have fully exonerated a Brocton man who was convicted on testimony only in his December 2015 jury trial.

La Harpe’s Unprofessional Councilman Kenny Foster

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Shades of Kirby Delauter…check this out from the Edgar County Watchdogs/Illinois Leaks….and we don’t even know where “La Harpe, Illinois” is….

Absence of DNA evidence overlooked at trial

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EDGAR CO. – In a county known for wrongfully convicting and imprisoning innocent people, yet another incident has occurred, and the possibility that the county is going to be made to pay for it is a very real one.

DRIVER, ONE PASSENGER KILLED AFTER CRASH, VEHICLE FIRE ON RT. 1; TWO PASSENGERS HOSPITALIZED

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A single-vehicle, multi-occupant crash very early this morning took the life of a driver and a passenger, both from Brockton, and sent two individuals from Paris to a Terre Haute hospital.

THIS ISSUE’S PRINT HEADLINES, JUNE-JULY 2016!

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Hey peeps….have you got out and gotten the latest print edition of Disclosure…? Because if you haven’t, you’d better…it looks like this one might be one for the record books.

Consolidation of print products in Paris good news for Disclosure

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PARIS – The mid-June announcement that the two floundering print products (“newspapers”) remaining in Paris are going to be folded under one umbrella company is a good one for Disclosure.

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