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17, Sep 2014 - UAMS Researchers Studying Using ADHD Drugs to Treat Addiction
In the first trial, the only one of its kind in the United States, subjects will receive the medication lisdexamfetamine, known commercially as Vyvanse, during a one-week stay at a residential facility.
17, Sep 2014 - Marriage of couple, 96 and 95, mired in legal issues
ALEXANDRIA In some ways, Rebecca Wright doesn't understand all the fuss over her 96-year-old mother's recent marriage. After all, she says, "Anybody who wants to get married must have a little dementia." The courts, though, and some of Wright's other relatives aren't amused. And the future for newlyweds Edith Hill, 96, and Eddie Harrison, 95, is very much uncertain.
17, Sep 2014 - Orange, black and read all over
Author Piper Kerman urges Congress to consider issues unique to women in prison.
17, Sep 2014 - Judge orders NCAA President Mark Emmert's deposition in lawsuit
A Maryland judge has ordered NCAA President Mark Emmert to be deposed in a lawsuit over the death of a college football player.
17, Sep 2014 - Inmate found dead at SCI-Greene
WAYNESBURG – An SCI-Greene inmate serving a life sentence for the stabbing death of his girlfriend died in prison.
17, Sep 2014 - Murder victim's son speaks out after 2 more teens are indicted for murder and one is accused of
The trial date has been set for two teens charged with murder and prosecutors say one of the teens is a Crips gang member.
17, Sep 2014 - Matoaca student receives leniency in abduction and carjacking of VSU student
A 16-year-old Matoaca High School student who faced a lengthy prison sentence for abducting, carjacking and stealing the wallet of a Virginia State University student last year was granted leniency Th
17, Sep 2014 - Lower sentences for 3 of 'Elkhart 4'
Court reduces terms but doesn't overturn convictions
17, Sep 2014 - Meigs man sentenced for role in drug ring
A man described as a Meigs County connection in the case of a local prescription pill drug ring has been sentenced to four years in prison.
17, Sep 2014 - Doctor accused of rape: ‘Charges are result of a witch hunt’
AKRON, Ohio — With his reputation in tatters, and his freedom on the line, Dr. James Bressi took the stand in his own defense in his rape case trial. Bressi tried to convince a Summit County jury that nearly a dozen female patients were mistaken when they testified that he molested them during treatment at […]
17, Sep 2014 - Hawaii military secrets case sentencing scheduled
A former civilian defense contractor is being sentenced for divulging military secrets to his Chinese girlfriend and keeping classified documents at his suburban Honolulu home.
17, Sep 2014 - Fannin Co. disputes bill for expert witness in Taunton Trial
FANNIN CO., Texas -- County Judge Spanky Carter says he'll be disputing three bills the County has received from an expert witness who evaluated convicted murdered Thomas Taunton, as the County never signed the contract with the forensic psychiatrist.
17, Sep 2014 - Warren court ponders legal action over software-company foldup
Warren Municipal Court is considering the possibility of a class-action lawsuit with other courts after the news the Virginia company American Cadastre has folded up its justice-solutions computer software division.
17, Sep 2014 - Jail adds email option after inmates complain
GRAND ISLAND, Neb. (AP) - A central Nebraska jail is now offering email service because inmates complained about the cost of in-state phone calls. The Grand Island Independent reports ( ) the Hall County jail added email after it started housing 80 to 100 inmates for the state ...
17, Sep 2014 - Pair accused of murder in O.C. bakery shooting go on trial Tuesday
Two men accused of fatally shooting a customer at a Santa Ana bakery in 2010 are set to go on trial on murder charges Tuesday, prosecutors said.
17, Sep 2014 - Trial Begins For Teen Murder Suspect
The emotion in the courtroom was palpable Tuesday as the trial began for a teenager accused of brutally murdering a Colorado Springs couple in their own home.
17, Sep 2014 - Man poses as student, uses Facebook to establish relationship with teen
CLEVELAND, Ohio — A Brooklyn, Ohio, man could spend more than 25 years in prison after admitting to using Facebook to establish an illegal relationship with a teenage girl. According to the Cuyahoga County Prosecutor’s Office, Chris O’Banion, 42, pleaded guilty to charges of sexual battery, pandering sexually oriented matter involving a minor, menacing by […]
17, Sep 2014 - New oil and gas leases likely following fracking report
The U.S. Bureau of Land Management expects to begin issuing new leases for oil and gas exploration next year after the California Council on Science and Technology issued its review of "well stimulation techniques," commonly called fracking, in late August.
17, Sep 2014 - Law & Order: Inmate, 78, dies; found unresponsive in cell in Duval County jail
Here's a roundup of public safety items across the First Coast.
17, Sep 2014 - Jury selection begins in triple killing case
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) - Jury selection has begun for the trial of a New York City man facing murder and conspiracy charges in connection with a shootout in Connecticut that left three people dead.
17, Sep 2014 - Fact-checking RPOF ad on Ponzi schemer Scott Rothstein
Florida's famous Ponzi schemer Scott Rothstein now lives in a federal prison, but Republicans hope that he can help smear the reputation of former Gov. Charlie Crist. A TV ad from the Republican Party of Florida says Rothstein "gave hundreds of thousands of campaign cash to control Crist's appointments of key state judges." PolitiFact Florida …
17, Sep 2014 - Wall Street bets on prison growth from border crisis
The stocks of two for-profit prison companies shot up in August. The reason? Investors are betting undocumented immigrations will end up in those detention facilities.
17, Sep 2014 - Renisha McBride shooter gets 17 years in case that tested self-defense claim (+video)
Theodore Wafer, who shot Renisha McBride through his screen door, was sentenced to 17 to 32 years in prison. At trial, he said he feared a break-in and 'didn't want to be a victim.'
17, Sep 2014 - Teen sentenced to life in murder case after guilty plea
An Albany teenager has been sentenced to life in prison after he pleaded guilty to murder charges.
17, Sep 2014 - Conservative group wants death penalty reviewed
RALEIGH — Some North Carolina political conservatives want state lawmakers to consider whether to replace the death penalty with life in prison without parole due to recently vacated murder cases.
17, Sep 2014 - Amended sentences ordered for three Elkhart teens convicted of felony murder
Felony Murder convictions for three Elkhart teens involved in a deadly 2012 burglary were upheld in Appeals Court Friday, but directions were given to amend their prison sentences. Layman, Sparks and Sharp were all convicted alongside Jose Quiroz, for breaking into the Elkhart home of Rodney Scott on Oct. 3, 2012.
17, Sep 2014 - Inmates charged in tax fraud scheme
Federal law enforcement officers just conducted what are probably two of the easiest arrests they will ever make. The two men who stand accused of receiving more than $400,000 from fraudulently filed tax returns were already serving time in a Minnesota state prison.
17, Sep 2014 - Mendocino County Fair & Apple Show: Sheep dog trials, livestock judging ... and a parade
It's a little after 10 on Sunday morning, and with the sheep dog trials just under way, the fairway at the 90th County Fair & Apple Show in Boonville looks almost deserted: rides quiet, no concession lines and few people.
17, Sep 2014 - Plea deal ends trial over 40 year old murder case
The trial was about half over Tuesday.
17, Sep 2014 - 2 NC men's convictions overturned in 1983 killing
One of North Carolina's longest-serving death-row inmates and his half brother are being freed after three decades in prison after another man's DNA was discovered on a cigarette butt left near the body of a girl...
17, Sep 2014 - Teen gets 50 years in burglary, assault
WEST MEMPHIS -- A West Memphis teen accused of beating an 81-year-old woman during an April burglary of the woman's home was sentenced to 50 years in prison Friday, Prosecuting Attorney Scott Ellington said.
17, Sep 2014 - Former Pontiac Emergency Manager Louis H. Schimmel Returns To Municipal Financial Consultants Incor
GROSSE POINTE FARMS, Mich., Aug. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Meredith A. Shanle, President of Municipal Financial Consultants Incorporated, announced today that Louis H. Schimmel, who served as Vice Chairman of MFCI from 2004 to 2010, returned to the company on August 1st to serve in a similar capacity. Mr. Schimmel had resigned from MFCI in March 2010, to serve as Executive Administrator for the ...
17, Sep 2014 - Murder trial date set in shooting of Sgt. Cory Wride
PROVO -- It was a full courtroom as a pretrial conference took place Monday for the woman linked to the shooting death of Utah County Sheriff’s Sgt. Cory Wride in January.
17, Sep 2014 - Kentucky man admits to selling fraudulent fertility kits
A Kentucky man, who made international news for saying he was trying to clone humans, must close or sell his business after pleading guilty to a federal charge that he misled customers about in-home fertility kits, according to court documents. Panayiotis Zavos faces up to a year in prison when he is sentenced in January on the misdemeanor charge. His attorney, Jarrod J. Beck, said on Friday he ...
17, Sep 2014 - AIG accuses investment firm, philanthropist of 'life settlements' fraud
An American International Group Inc unit sued a company headed by Philadelphia philanthropist Alan Buerger, accusing it of a $150 million fraud involving life insurance policies sold by elderly individuals in exchange for a quick payment. The lawsuit, filed on Friday in Manhattan federal court, said AIG's Lavastone Capital had paid Coventry First of Fort Washington, Pennsylvania, more than $1 ...
17, Sep 2014 - Jury finds woman guilty in Brevard County love triangle murder trial
A jury has found a woman guilty of killing her estranged husband's lover in a love triangle murder trial in Brevard County. Shelia Graham-Trott was convicted of first-degree murder in the killing Kelly Brennan, the lover of Graham-Trott's estranged husband. The jury deliberated for nearly three hours. A judge sentenced Trott to life in prison, Florida Today reported. After presenting a witness ...
17, Sep 2014 - Iowa Supreme Court hears arguments in Louisell case
IOWA CITY — Yvette Louisell is exactly the type of prison inmate the U.S. Supreme Court and the Iowa Supreme Court intended to release when they ruled that automatic life prison sentences for juveniles convicted of first-degree murder are unconstitutional, her supporters said Thursday at a hearing to determine whether or not Louisell should be set free.
17, Sep 2014 - Rauner dealt double blows over Illinois ballot
Illlinois Republican gubernatorial candidate Bruce Rauner suffered a double blow Friday with the approval of a Nov. 4 ballot that does not include his referendum to limit the terms of Illinois lawmakers but features a Libertarian candidate who could undercut his draw of conservative votes.The move by the eight-member State Board of Elections came as the state Supreme Court [...]
17, Sep 2014 - Hawaii, Idaho, Nevada gay couples in legal cases
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals is set to hear arguments Monday on gay marriage cases from Hawaii, Idaho and Nevada.
17, Sep 2014 - Woman may pursue libel case against Sammy Hagar
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — A federal appeals court says an Iowa woman who claims rock singer Sammy Hagar fathered her baby 25 years ago may sue him for libel, invasion of privacy, and breach of contract.
17, Sep 2014 - Crawford family asks feds to take over probe
The attorney for the parents of the shopper shot and killed by police in a Beavercreek Walmart on Aug. 5 said U.S. Attorney Carter M. Stewart will make an “independent determination” of any prosecution of police officers. Attorney Michael Wright plus John Crawford Jr. and Tressa Sherrod — parents of John Crawford III of Fairfield — asked Stewart on Thursday in Columbus for federal involvement ...
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