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(File Photo) By Staff Reports WASHINGTON, D.C. — It was announced today that U.S. Senator Doug Jones (Ala.) will publish a book with All Points Books entitled, “BENDING TOWARD JUSTICE: The Birmingham Church Bombing that Changed the Course of Civil Rights.” In

PHOTO: Mugshot of Brian David Boersma (48 of Decatur) after his October 2017 arrest. By Staff Reports BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – A Decatur man pleaded guilty today in federal court to kidnapping and child sex-trafficking charges as part of a detailed

PHOTO: Michael Dillen Moore (60 of Albertville) was indicted by a federal grand jury today on heroin distribution and gun charges. (Marshall County Sheriff’s Office)  By Staff Reports BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – According to the Office of the U.S. Attorney for the Northern District

(File Photo) By Tyler Pruett, Managing Editor  tyler@southerntorch.com BIRMINGHAM, Ala. — According to numbers just released by the Office of the U.S. Attorney for the Northern District of Alabama, prosecution of criminal immigration cases rose 212.5 percent in North Alabama during

PHOTO: John Pearson Willis (57 of Arab) pled guilty in September to embezzling $3 million dollars from the Arab Electric Co-op over eight years. (http://www.naida.com) By Staff Reports BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – According to the Office of U.S. Attorney for Northern

PHOTO: Michael Dewayne Johnson (32 of Birmingham) was sentenced to 20 years yesterday for selling heroin that ended up killing one man and causing “serious bodily injury” to an 18-year-old Cullman man who overdosed. By Staff Reports BIRMINGHAM – A

(Department of Justice Seal | File Photo) By Tyler Pruett, Managing Editor  tyler@southerntorch.com  BIRMINGHAM, Ala. — In a statement issued Thursday morning (November 16), U.S. Attorney for the Northern District of Alabama Jay E Town issued a statement regarding the rumors

(‘Border Crossing’ | Wikimedia Commons) By Staff Reports BIRMINGHAM, Ala. –Today, the U.S Attorney for the Northern District of Alabama announced a grand jury had handed down indictments for Louis Martinez (34 of Mexico), Adan Mireles-Jaramillo (30 of Mexico), and