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MO to Execute Man who Killed Teen:  A Missouri death row inmate who was convicted of murdering a teenage girl in 2001 to avoid going back to prison after rear ending her vehicle is scheduled to die by lethal injection Tuesday evening.  Sarah Forhetz and Gene Hartley of KY 3 report that 55-year-old David Zink murdered 19-year-old Amanda Morton, whose body was discovered strangled in a cemetery with a broken neck, and her spinal cord had been sliced with a knife.  Zink is part of a lawsuit along with a group of other death row inmates filed against state officials, alleging its lethal injection protocol is unconstitutional.  He will become the fifth inmate executed in Missouri this year.

Gang Violence in Chicago Continues to Claim Lives:  The body count continues to rise as gang violence surges in Chicago, with 28 shot and six killed before the weekend even came to a close.  Warner Todd Huston of Breitbart reports that one of the victims is a one-year-old who was being pushed in a stroller by his mother when a car fleeing a gang shooting jumped a curb and ran him over.  Another victim, a 12-year-old, was shot in the leg in a South side neighborhood, but survived.  Since the start of the year, 1,416 people have been shot in the city.

Lawyer Charged in CA Kidnapping that Police Called a Hoax:  A disbarred Harvard-trained attorney has been charged with the March kidnapping of a California woman that law enforcement initially determined was a hoax.  Fox News reports that Matthew Miller was charged last month in a home-invasion robbery that shared similarities to the kidnapping, which alerted authorities to his possible involvement.  In March, the 29-year-old woman was abducted in Vallejo by kidnappers who demanded an $8,500 ransom, though she turned up safe in her hometown of Huntington Beach hours before the ransom was due, claiming to have been dropped off.  The victim's boyfriend, present in the Vallejo home during the time the woman was allegedly abducted, maintains that the kidnapping was real.  Law enforcement continues to investigate.

More than 1,800 Illegal Immigrants Committed Crimes After Release:  A report released by the U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) on Monday reveals that more than 1,800 immigrants that the federal government wanted to deport were instead released into American communities only to be re-arrested for an array of offenses.  The AP reports that the top crimes for which illegals were re-arrested for included drug violations and drunk driving, though examples of more severe offenses were cited in the report as well.  Over 250 jurisdictions across the country, some of which are regarded as "sanctuary cities," have stopped honoring immigration detainers, a policy that led to the release of illegal immigrant Juan Francisco Lopez-Sanchez, who went on to murder 32-year-old Kathryn Steinle in a busy San Francisco tourist area.

Son of Police Captain Charged in Connection with ISIS Terror Plot:  The son of a Boston police chief, who was one of the first responders at the scene of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings, has been arrested and charged in connection with a plot to engage in terrorism on behalf of the Islamic State, or ISIS.  Dan Hausle and Victoria Warren of WHDH report that 23-year-old Alexander Ciccolo's conversation with a cooperating witness was audio-recorded, in which he shared plans to set off improvised explosive devices in crowded areas such as college cafeterias and attack police stations.  He is also charged with being a felon in possession of firearms.

Courts Could Give SF Sanctuary in Potential Suit Over Illegal Immigration:  The parents of Kathryn Steinle, the young woman killed this month by an illegal immigrant, say that they have not yet begun to consider legal action against the city of San Francisco for the immigration policies some are blaming for their daughter's death, though past attempts to sue "sanctuary cities" would indicate that the possibility of a lawsuit overturning the policy is miniscule.  Perry Chiaramonte of Fox News reports that if the Steinles decide to sue, criminal defense attorney Anna R. Yum says that the key to winning the case would be to show "that the city violated a state or federal law aimed at preventing violent crimes by illegal aliens."  Convicted felon and five-time deportee Juan Francisco Lopez-Sanchez shot and killed Kathryn Steinle on July 1 as she walked along a pier with her father.  

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