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"We, the members of this grand jury, need you to hear this. We know some of you have heard some of it before. There have been other reports about child sex abuse within the Catholic Church. But never on this scale. For many of us, those earlier stories happened someplace else, someplace away. Now we know the truth: it happened everywhere."

Thus begins a Pennsylvania grand jury report into sexual abuse allegations in six of the eight Catholic dioceses in the state, covering over three hundred "predator priests" and a number of child victims estimated in the thousands. The "Appendix of Offenders" section of the report runs over 550 pages alone. It is a massive report, detailing decades of abuse and coverups.

Last month, Pinellas County sheriffs declined to press charges after Michael Drejka gunned down Markeis McGlockton in a convenience store parking lot, claiming the shooting was "within the bookends of 'stand your ground' and within the bookends of force being justified." Sheriff Bob Gualtieri said at the time, "I'm not saying I agree with it, but I don't make that call."

Pinellas County prosecutors, however, did make that call this week, charging Drejka with manslaughter. Why the change of course?

Syed Muzaffar plowed into three members of the Liu family on New Year's Eve in San Francisco in 2013. Sophia, age six at the time, was killed, and her mother and three-year-old brother were seriously injured as they crossed the street in the crosswalk. There was no passenger in Muzaffar's vehicle at the time, but he was logged into the app during the accident.

Sophia's family sued Uber, and settled that lawsuit for an undisclosed amount in 2015. Prosecutors also charged Muzaffar with misdemeanor vehicular manslaughter, and a jury this week found him guilty. He now faces up to a year in jail.

A few weeks ago, the Department of Defense settled its legal battle with the designer of 3D-printed firearms, allowing the company to re-release its CAD files to the public. That announcement sent state lawmakers scrambling in an effort to keep 3D-printed guns off the market. Eight states and the District of Columbia filed a lawsuit against the federal government (11 more states have since joined that lawsuit), and last week a federal judge blocked the publication of those blueprints.

According to Defense Distributed, the company who originally created a published the 3D plans, the blueprints had already been downloaded more than 400,000 times before they were removed for the first time in 2013, and while the company had re-uploaded the files to its site prior to the judge's ruling, it has since blocked access to comply with the court order.

So, what does all this mean for you, the person who wants to 3D print a gun?

Last month, we told you about Biscayne Park Police Chief Raimundo Atesiano, who, along with two other officers, was charged with framing an innocent teenager in order to keep their clearance rate for burglaries at 100 percent. This month's story of Florida cop frame-ups involves an officer in the same department, allegedly acting at the direction of Atesiano.

Guillermo Ravelo pleaded guilty last week to charges that he falsely accused two black men of crimes: one with a pair of home break-ins in 2013, and the other with five vehicle burglaries in 2014. Atesiano had once boasted clearing 29 of 30 burglary cases during his tenure as chief. At least 11 of those were based on false arrest reports.

WikiLeaks founder and editor Julian Assange has been living in the Ecuadorian Embassy in London since 2012, fearing extradition to the United States. After WikiLeaks released classified material leaked by Chelsea Manning, American authorities began investigating Assange for possible violations of the Espionage Act, the Computer Fraud and Abuse Act, and other crimes. In fact, CNN just reported in April that Justice Department officials were preparing charges to seek Assange's arrest.

Now, it looks like Ecuador will withdraw Assange's asylum protection and hand him over to British authorities. So, does that mean that an extradition and U.S. criminal charges are next?

What Is the 'Necessity Defense' and Can It Work for Environmentalists?

If the Justice League can use the necessity defense, why not environmentalists? That will be the question posed by two defendants in an upcoming Minnesota criminal case. Emily Johnston and Annette Klapstein, two environmental activists in a group dubbed the Valve Turners, will try to be the first U.S. environmentalists to use this defense successfully, claiming their crimes of felony criminal mischief, felony conspiracy to commit criminal mischief, and criminal trespass were justified to do a greater good -- saving planet Earth.

Drones: The Latest in Criminal Accessories

Where there's a will, there's a way. Criminals are quickly finding ways to use drones to carry out crazy, sophisticated, and often successful, crimes. With few statutes regulating drones, criminals are currently one step ahead of the law, limited only by their creativity and nerve, for now.

Hundreds Charged With Aiding Opioid Crisis

The opioid crisis has hit epic proportions in the United States, and no one is safe from its grip. From the Atlantic to the Pacific, and every state in between, local police have waged war on this crisis, hoping to tame the wildfire raging out of control. Recently, the United States government got involved in a big way, announcing federal charges against hundreds of people alleging fraud against private health care insurance and the U.S. Government's health care system for billions of dollars.

They told Jamel Dunn he was going to die.

As five teenagers filmed Dunn screaming for help and struggling to stay afloat in a small Florida pond, they mocked his final moments. "Bruh's drowning, what the heck," one can be heard saying on the video. "Ain't nobody gonna help you, you dumb (expletive)," another taunts. "We're not (fixing to) help your (expletive)." The group laughed, left, and then posted the video to YouTube. Dunn's body was recovered three days later, decomposing on the shore. "We just (let) buddy die," they jeered, "we could have helped his (expletive), and we didn't even try to help him."

Dunn Drowned a year ago, and last week Florida prosecutors announced they could not bring any criminal charges against any of the teens. Here's why.