Tuesday, January 19

Georgia

Cats, Election, Families, Georgia, Life, Pets, Secretary of State, Vote, voter registration, voting, Weird News

Couple tries to solve why deceased cat was mailed voter form: ‘All types of fraud’

When Ron Tims was going through his mail on July 8, an envelope made him do a double-take. It was a voter registration application addressed to his cat, Cody Tims, who had died 12 years ago.The Atlanta-based family was surprised — and very confused — to have received the form.“There’s a huge push but if they’re trying to register cats, I’m not sure who else they’re trying to register. I’m not sure if they’re trying to register dogs, mice, snakes,” Ron’s wife, Carol, told WAGA-TV.Georgia’s Secretary of State’s Office claimed that the registration letter did not come from them and must have been from a third-party. Groups have access to mailing lists to get names and addresses for mail-outs like these, but it’s unclear why Cody’s name was on any public, governm...
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CRIME HUNTER: Revolving prison door for child porn collectors

The Georgia judge left little doubt when he sentenced Peter Mallory to 1,000 years in the slammer.Mallory, 72, a former TV station owner, had an insatiable appetite for vile child pornography.At his 2013 sentencing, the judge described him as “probably the most prolific collector of child pornography in the entire world.”In December 2012, he was found guilty of a staggering 60 counts of sexual exploitation of children, tampering with evidence and invasion of privacy.Detectives found 26,000 files on his computers containing child pornography. The wealthy collector had an infinite number of images and videos showing “children being raped, tortured and sexually exploited.”Game. Set. Match. Right? Wrong.On May 27, he was paroled after the parole board decided the twisted man deserved...