Day: October 17, 2020

Michigan attorney general charges right-wing political operatives with intimidating voters through robocalls

Two notorious right-wing political operatives were charged Thursday for allegedly running a voter suppression operation targeting voters in Michigan, according to Michigan Attorney General Dana Nessel.



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The operatives, Jacob Wohl and Jack Burkman, are accused of orchestrating a series of robocalls aimed at deterring Detroit residents from voting by mail. They are each charged with one count of intimidating voters, one count of conspiracy to commit an election law violation, one count of using a computer to commit the crime of intimidating voters and using a computer to commit the crime of conspiracy. The first two charges each carry a maximum of five years in prison and the latter two charges carry a maximum of seven years in prison.

“Any effort to interfere with, intimidate or intentionally mislead Michigan voters will be met with swift and severe consequences,” Nessel, a Democrat, said in a news

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2021 Ducati Multistrada V4 Production Begins, to Come with World’s First Radar-Based Technology



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2021 Ducati Multistrada V4 Production Begins, to Come with World’s First Radar-Based Technology

Ducati has announced that the production of the upcoming Multistrada V4 has begun at its factory in Borgo Panigale, Italy. The motorcycle will be officially unveiled on November 4, 2020, and marks a pivotal turn in the history of Ducati as it switches from an L-twin engine layout, that the Multistrada has been known for all these years, to a V4 engine layout with the new model. The details of the engine, however, will be revealed on October 15.

The headline feature of the new Multistrada V4 may not be the new engine, though. The Italian premium motorcycle maker has confirmed that the new Multistrada will come equipped radar technology, both at the front of the motorcycle as well as the back. This will make the new Multistrada the first motorcycle ever to

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