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Doctor found guilty of sexually assaulting patient will face no jail time

A former doctor who was convicted of sexually assaulting a patient who was immobilized in her hospital bed will not serve any jail time. Shafeeq Sheikh, who was a medical resident on call at a Texas hospital at the time of the 2013 incident, could have been sentenced to as much as 20 years in jail. But in Texas, juries …

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Man accused of killing pregnant wife, daughters formally charged with murder

The Colorado man accused of killing his pregnant wife and two young daughters has been charged with murder, prosecutors said. When Shanann Watts, 34, and her children, Celeste, 3, and Bella, 4, were reported missing last Monday by a family friend, Watts’ husband, Chris Watts, spoke to reporters, claiming his wife disappeared without a trace. Watts, 33, was then taken …

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