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Lawsuit Filed Against Jody Kriss, Former Bayrock Executive & Founder of East River Partners
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Man Charged With Murder In Filer Pleads Not Guilty
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Second Oregon sex offender at Umatilla prison dies unexpectedly in just nine days
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16, Apr 2014 - Indian Priest Faces Deportation for Molesting Girl in US
An Indian-origin priest has been sentenced to 25 years of supervised probation and faces deportation for sexually molesting a 12-year-old girl in the US state of Minnesota, local media reported.
16, Apr 2014 - Former Iowa Doctor Jailed For Violating Probation
HAMPTON, Iowa (AP) — A former Iowa doctor convicted of sexual exploitation has been given jail time for violating his probation. Forty-one-year-old Brian Hansen was found in contempt of court on Monday in Franklin County District Court.
16, Apr 2014 - Pistorius takes prosthetics off during testimony
Oscar Pistorius described what he said were the moments before he shot Reeva Steenkamp to death and even removed his prosthetic legs in court and stood by the toilet door which he had fired into last year.
16, Apr 2014 - N.Y. proceeds with Chateaugay prison closing
New York is proceeding with closing of four prisons this summer while lawmakers have imposed a two-year moratorium on further closings after that. Following notifications last summer, July closings are scheduled at minimum-security Monterey Shock facility in Schuyler County and medium-security Butler in Wayne County, Chateaugay (SHAT'-uh-gay) in Franklin County and Mt. McGregor in Saratoga ...
16, Apr 2014 - Mass murder suspect jailed in AL charged with murder in CA
Documents show mass murder suspect Jose Martinez has been charged with nine counts of murder in California.
16, Apr 2014 - Baby killer denied appeal
The Louisiana Supreme Court rejected an appeal from a Chauvin man serving life in Angola Prison after he was convicted of killing a 10-month-old boy in 2007.
16, Apr 2014 - Texas woman sentenced to life in stiletto-heel killing
By Amanda Orr HOUSTON (Reuters) - A Texas jury sentenced a woman on Friday to life in prison for stabbing her boyfriend to death with the 5-1/2-inch stiletto heel of her shoe during an argument after an alcohol-fueled night out last year. Ana Trujillo, 45, was convicted on Tuesday of killing University of Houston professor Stefan Andersson, 59, who had been stabbed about two dozen times in the ...
16, Apr 2014 - Eau Claire County kicks off Crime Victims’ Rights Week
Eau Claire County kicked off Crime Victims’ Rights Week on Monday. The goal of the week is to get the word out to people about what services are available to them if they fall victim to a crime.
16, Apr 2014 - Oswego County Combats Jail Overcrowding with Alternatives to Incarceration
The Oswego County Legislature’s Public Safety and Finance and Personnel committees have approved a budget modification request from Oswego County Sheriff Reuel A. Todd to cover the cost of housing inmates out-of-county. In the first two months of the year, this expense amounted to $130,000 which exhausted the adopted 2014 budget amount of $100,000. Continue reading →
16, Apr 2014 - Former California City Leader Gets 12 Years in Prison
The former city manager of Bell, California, has been sentenced to 12 years in state prison for a corruption scheme that nearly bankrupted the small city just outside Los Angeles.
16, Apr 2014 - State trooper faces felony charges after alleged strip search in East St. Louis
Corey A. Alberson was charged Tuesday in St. Clair County Circuit Court.
16, Apr 2014 - Man who was part of gang that invaded Goshen home gets 44 years in prison
Antoine McDuffie is one of five defendants from Elkhart
16, Apr 2014 - Colorado man sues Idaho police over "license-plate profiling" in marijuana case
A Colorado resident has filed a lawsuit claiming he was the victim of what his attorney calls "license-plate profiling" during a road trip through Idaho last year.
16, Apr 2014 - Judge: North Dakota Abortion Law Unconstitutional
(BISMARCK, N.D.) — A federal judge has overturned a North Dakota law banning abortions as early as six weeks into pregnancy and before many women know they’re pregnant. U.S. District Judge Daniel Hovland on Wednesday ruled that the law banning abortions when a fetal heartbeat is detected is “invalid and unconstitutional.” Hovland said the law…
16, Apr 2014 - If tax day makes…
Killing or injuring a fetus at any stage of development would be a crime under a bill passed by the Florida House on Friday.
16, Apr 2014 - There's an alarming number of deaths in US jails | Cara Tabachnick
Whether guilty or innocent, people in the criminal justice system are still people. Their cries for help should not go ignored Kyam Livingston begged for help. After seven hours of lying on the floor of a jail cell, the 38-year-old mother of two died, her calls unheeded by the correction officers providing security for the approximately 15 female inmates at Brooklyn "central booking" jail this ...
16, Apr 2014 - Flashing lights to warn others of police presence is protected speech
An Oregon judge finds that motorists flashing their headlights to alert other drivers of police presence amounts to speech protected by the Oregon Constitution.
16, Apr 2014 - Pistorius challenged about killing of girlfriend
Oscar Pistorius and the chief prosecutor at his murder trial sparred for a fifth day Tuesday over the athlete's account of how he killed girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp in his home last year.
16, Apr 2014 - Chinese lawyers say they were tortured by police - Quincy Herald-Whig | Illinois & Missouri News, S
BEIJING (AP) - His head covered in a black hood, lawyer Tang Jitian recalls being taken into a room and hearing the sound of a rope being pulled. The handcuffs behind him were jerked upward and soon he was dangling in the air.
16, Apr 2014 - Idaho Aquarium, Inc. sentenced in federal court
KEY WEST, Fla. — Boise’s Idaho Aquarium, Inc. was sentenced Tuesday in U.S. District Court for illegally trafficking marine life, according to Wilfredo A. Ferrer, United States Attorney for the Southe
16, Apr 2014 - Miami-Dade police lieutenant charged in drug conspiracy gets $500,000 bail
A South Florida police lieutenant charged in a New Jersey cocaine conspiracy will be released on $500,000 bail before his trial. Miami-Dade police Lt. Ralph Mata's attorney said Monday an agreement on bail was reached with federal prosecutors. Attorney Bruce Fleisher said Mata would likely be released Tuesday. The FBI claims Mata provided protection, sensitive law enforcement information and ...
16, Apr 2014 - Sentencing in deadly Nipomo hit-and-run delayed
The Nipomo driver accused of a hit-and-run involving texting was expected to be sentenced last week in San Luis Obispo County Superior Court for charges stemming from the fatal wreck, but the case was continued again.
16, Apr 2014 - S.Fla. Doctor Given 6 Years In Pill Mill Case
A South Florida doctor is behind bars after a U.S. District judge in West Palm Beach sentenced her to more than six years in prison in connection to a pill mill case.
16, Apr 2014 - Herrin man to pay $80K for bank fraud
A man from Herrin, Illinois was sentenced on Thursday for bank fraud.
16, Apr 2014 - UK lawmaker acquitted of rape, sex assault charges
The former deputy speaker of Britain's House of Commons was cleared of rape and sexual assault on Thursday after a trial that threatened to end a high-flying political career.
16, Apr 2014 - Man sentenced for soliciting nude photos of Gloucester girl
GLOUCESTER — A 40-year-old Virginia Beach man was ordered by a judge on Tuesday in Gloucester County Circuit Court to serve five years in prison for enticing a teenage girl to text him nude photos of herself and then posting them on social media during efforts to obtain additional photos.        
16, Apr 2014 - SeaWorld Loses Fight to Get Trainers Back in Water With Orcas
Friday, a federal court rejected SeaWorld’s appeal of the government’s mandate for increased safety measures following the 2010 death of Orlando trainer Dawn Brancheau. SeaWorld’s argument that safety protocols were sufficient to protect workers and that the government was being arbitrary and capricious by imposing new safety measures, were “unpersuasive,” wrote Judge Judith Rogers of the US ...
16, Apr 2014 - Two 'pill mill' doctors sentenced to prison for money laundering
It seemed like a victory for two doctors last summer when a jury cleared them of federal charges they had caused the overdose deaths of eight patients they treated at some of South Florida's most notorious pill mills.        
16, Apr 2014 - Kevin Edson, Man Charged In Boston Marathon Suspicious Backpack Hoax, Sent For Psychiatric Evaluati
Kevin "Kayvon'' Edson had a court appearance Wednesday on charges of threatening battery, possession of a hoax explosive device, threats to commit a crime and other charges.
16, Apr 2014 - Charges dismissed for Elk Garden man
Charges of attempted second-degree murder, first- and second-degree assault, handgun on person and firearm use/felony violent crime filed recently against Roger Lee Paugh Jr., 22, of Elk Garden, W.Va., have been dismissed, according to State’s Attorney Michael O. Twigg.
16, Apr 2014 - Montco Attorney Pleads Guilty to Dealing Prescription Drugs
Greg Noonan was arrested last December after selling more than three hundred oxycodone pills to an undercover police officer on two occasions in Norristown.
16, Apr 2014 - Family-killer Longo offers kidney to Ore. man
NEWBERG, Ore. – A convicted killer wants to donate his kidney to a Newberg man so desperate for a donor, he’s been standing on a street corner asking for an organ. Christian Longo was convicted in 2003 of killing his wife and three children. Their bodies were found in 2001, left in Oregon coastal waterways. In the past he’s stated that he wanted his organs to be donated after his execution. But ...
16, Apr 2014 - Wake Forest man rescued in Atlanta; abduction related to daughter's work as prosecutor, investi
WAKE FOREST, N.C. - Two years ago, Assistant Wake County District Attorney Colleen Janssen watched as Kelvin Melton, a habitual offender in a case she prosecuted, was convicted and led… Click to Continue »
16, Apr 2014 - The Where We Are with Health Care Expansion Edition
The state of Arkansas appealing a federal judge’s ruling striking down the 12-week abortion ban the legislature passed in 2012, the latest in the race for U.S. Senate between Tom Cotton and Mark Pryor , the latest silliness in the judicial eligibility controversy and where we are with health care expansion in Arkansas and nationally — all covered on this week's edition. Plus, David endorses Nina ...
16, Apr 2014 - Federal Appeals Court Orders Unmasking of ‘Company Doe’
An anonymous company that successfully fought in court to prevent a federal agency from posting online a "materially inaccurate" safety complaint about one of its products shouldn't have been allowed to litigate its dispute in secret, a federal appeals court ruled Wednesday.
16, Apr 2014 - Puerto Rico Bonds Falling On Pension-Reform Ruling
Puerto Rican municipal bonds were tanking on Monday following a court ruling last week against government-backed pension reform.  
16, Apr 2014 - North Hampton man reaches plea deal in child porn case
A North Hampton man facing charges for possessing a collection of child pornography that was mailed to him from somewhere out of state is expecting that a plea deal he has struck with federal prosecutors may lead to state charges being dropped against him in superior court, according to his lawyer.
16, Apr 2014 - Judge Overturns North Dakota Early Abortion Ban
A federal judge calls the North Dakota law unconstitutional
16, Apr 2014 - GM Recall: Attorney to explore victim compensation
WARREN, Ohio - A Warren boy tells police, he was beaten and robbed of the clothes off his back, while walking on a bike trail in the city. Heather Long says her 14-year-old son was walking with friends More >>
16, Apr 2014 - Toledo couple praises announcement judge will throw out part of Ohio gay marriage ban
A federal judge in Cincinnati says he will strike down part of Ohio's voter-approved ban on same-sex marriage. That means the state must recognize marriages of gay couples who legally wed elsewhere.
16, Apr 2014 - FBI: 2 more charged with NC man’s kidnapping
The FBI announced Wednesday it charged two more people in connection with the kidnapping of a North Carolina man. The two new charges are against Jakym Timms and another man.            Authorities said Frank Janssen, 63, was targeted by Kelvin Melton -- a prison inmate -- who allegedly masterminded the kidnapping from his jail cell in Butner. Janssen is the father of the prosecutor who sent ...
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