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Lawsuit Filed Against Jody Kriss, Former Bayrock Executive & Founder of East River Partners
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Second Oregon sex offender at Umatilla prison dies unexpectedly in just nine days
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30, Aug 2014 - Minimum-security prison escapee captured near Forks
An inmate who escaped Thursday from a minimum-security state prison south of Forks has been captured, according to a state Department of Corrections spokeswoman.
30, Aug 2014 - Alberto Palmer agrees to guilty pleas in the deaths of 2 young Twin Cities women
Alberto Palmer will be at least 85 if he ever gets out of prison.
30, Aug 2014 - Johnny Cash’s boyhood Southern home opens for public tours
DYESS, Arkansas — Want to “Walk the Line” where Johnny Cash once played as a child? Before he changed the music industry with songs like “Ring of Fire” and “Folsom Prison Blues,” Johnny Cash spent his hardscrabble childhood in the small community of Dyess, Arkansas. The Johnny Cash Boyhood Home, the newest of Arkansas State […]
30, Aug 2014 - New Jersey man charged with double murder, making child pornography
Brian Farmer, 58, of Long Branch appeared in Monmouth County Superior Court on Thursday on two charges of first-degree murder, and three counts of endangering the welfare of a child for the July 30 killings, the Monmouth County Prosecutor's Office said. Prosecutors said Farmer's cousin, 62-year-old Joan Colbert, found him inside her apartment taking pornographic photographs of her 10-year-old ...
30, Aug 2014 - Chesapeake millionaire admits to $50,000 in bribes
NORFOLK Timothy S. Miller, a wealthy businessman and philanthropist, pleaded guilty Thursday to paying bribes in exchange for millions in government contracts. Miller, 58, of Chesapeake, pleaded guilty in U.S. District Court to paying a gratuity to a public official. He faces up to two years in prison when he is sentenced Nov. 7.
30, Aug 2014 - ACLU Files Lawsuit Over Botched Oklahoma Execution
Today, the American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) filed a federal lawsuit along with The Guardian and The Oklahoma Observer against Oklahoma prison officials. The lawsuit seeks to take the literal curtain down between execution witnesses and prison administrators.  In the execution of Clayton Lockett this past spring, the process went awry, and officials closed the blinds on witnesses, including ...
30, Aug 2014 - Missouri killer executed after Supreme Court denies stay applications
(Reuters) - Missouri officials executed on Wednesday a man convicted of murder for the rape and strangling of a woman in 1995, in the first lethal injection after a prisoner took more than an hour to die in Arizona last month, a state official said. The U.S. Supreme Court on Tuesday denied two different stay applications filed by Worthington's attorneys that had asked the high court to prohibit ...
30, Aug 2014 - Oklahoma sex offender on the run arrested in Texas
EL PASO, Texas – Authorities say a Cleveland County sex offender, who was wanted for parole violations, is back behind bars after being arrested in Texas. In 2011, 30-year-old Teddy Dean Davis was convicted of lewd molestation/indecent proposals to a child. Officials say he was sentenced to 10 years in prison for molesting a 6-year-old […]
30, Aug 2014 - Winston Blackmore, accused of 'conjugal union' with 24 women, charged with polygamy
A special prosecutor in British Columbia has approved criminal charges against Winston Blackmore, James Oler and two others alleging polygamy and unlawful removal of children from Canada with the intention of committing sexual crimes.
30, Aug 2014 - UPDATE: El Paso police charge a man with injury to a child
EL PASO, Texas -   El Paso police said Sunday afternoon that they arrested Jason Walters, 27, with injury to a child.   Investigators said the Crimes Against Children's unit went to University Medical Center Saturday to assist officers as they learned more about what police said are serious injuries to a 23-month-old girl. ...
30, Aug 2014 - Virginia's senators urge ethics reform to repair state's reputaton
Not long after the federal corruption trial of former Gov. Bob McDonnell and his wife, Maureen, adjourned for day on Thursday, Virginia’s two U.S. senators urged state lawmakers to move quickly to tighten Virginia’s ethics laws.
30, Aug 2014 - Court: Silence can be used against suspects - Quincy Herald-Whig | Illinois & Missouri News, Sports
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - The California Supreme Court has ruled that the silence of suspects can be used against them.
30, Aug 2014 - 2 former resort executives sentenced to prison
Two former financial executives of a beach resort on Florida's Gulf coast were sentenced to three years in prison for embezzlement.
30, Aug 2014 - Ex-Iowa doctor gets prison for child pornography
A former Council Bluffs doctor has been sentenced to more than 10 years in prison on a child pornography charge.
30, Aug 2014 - Man acquitted on all charges after suicide attempt
A man facing life in prison on multiple child sex offenses was acquitted by a jury Friday.
30, Aug 2014 - Alabama high court upholds generic drug decision
Brand-name drug makers can be held liable for warnings on a generic medication even if it was produced by another company, the Alabama Supreme Court ruled Friday, standing by an earlier decision that business ...
30, Aug 2014 - Buffalo man pleads guilty in gun case after losing Court of Appeals ruling
A Buffalo gun case that led to a ruling by the state’s highest court that police need not wait until they see “the glint of steel” before seizing a suspect’s gun ended Thursday with a guilty plea in Erie County Court.
30, Aug 2014 - 'Die Hard' Director John McTiernan Reveals Next Film Projects at Bankruptcy Hearing (Exclus
The filmmaker, who went to jail for his role in the Anthony Pellicano case, tells a judge that his new movie ('Warbirds') will star John Travolta and that he will be paid more than $1 million
30, Aug 2014 - Attorney offers reward for Tim Blixseth's assets; former billionaire says it's a desperate
HELENA, Mont. — The trustee representing Yellowstone Club creditors offered a reward Wednesday to anyone who can help uncover property or bank accounts the luxury resort's co-founder might have hidden from bankruptcy proceedings.
30, Aug 2014 - Cops, Court and Fire Calls
Pettigrew was charged with second- and third-degree criminal possession of a weapon and criminal possession of a firearm, all felonies. The case was investigated by the sheriff's office, city police, State Police and the federal Drug Enforcement Administration. COLONIE — Two men tried to rob an Osborne Road McDonald's restaurant on Monday but ran off without money after one of the men struck a ...
30, Aug 2014 - Judge needs more time in preliminary hearing for former bus driver accused of sexually abusing stud
WEST JORDAN, Utah (ABC 4 Utah) – The former bus driver for the Canyons School District accused of inappropriately touching young girls with special needs was in court Thursday.
30, Aug 2014 - Pittsburgh public safety director volleys back in dispute with district attorney
The Pittsburgh public safety director released a statement late Thursday reiterating why he does not feel the city police bureau should change its eyewitness identification procedures at the demand of the Allegheny County district attorney.
30, Aug 2014 - Prosecutor: Lying Pistorius has lost this race
In closing arguments in a murder trial that has riveted South Africa and many around the world, the chief prosecutor said Thursday that Olympian Oscar Pistorius dropped "the baton of truth" and produced a succession of...
30, Aug 2014 - Man sentenced to 5 years for fake casket sales
On June 24, Robert Kraft pleaded guilty to 11 counts of theft, one count of financial exploitation of a vulnerable adult and eight counts of failure to put the money he received for pre-payment of funeral goods in a trust, which is required by law.
30, Aug 2014 - Stroud Township arson-murder suspect freed after 24 years
HARRISBURG — The man imprisoned for 24 years for the Stroud Township fire that killed his daughter walked out of a maximum-security prison Friday following a judge's ruling that the case against him was based on now-debunked arson science.
30, Aug 2014 - Westlake cardiologist indicted for overbilling patients for unnecessary procedures
A 16-count indictment was unsealed in federal court charging a Westlake cardiologist with performing unnecessary procedures as part of a scheme to overbill Medicare and other insurers by $7.2 million, authorities say.
30, Aug 2014 - Marin Uncovered: Knocking on death's door
California death penalty: Is the end near? "The death penalty in California is about as effective a deterrent to capital crime as the possibility of a lightning strike is to going outside in the rain."
30, Aug 2014 - Rapper 50 Cent in Florida court regarding lawsuit
Curtis Jackson III, the rapper known as 50 Cent, was at a Florida courthouse Thursday morning . The rapper and his attorneys entered the Palm Beach County courthouse around 9 a.m. to attend a hearing regarding a lawsuit with an audio company, which was settled in arbitration. Jackson, dressed casually in a dark button-down shirt, black slacks and gold-tipped suede sneakers, smiled at onlookers ...
30, Aug 2014 - Lawyer: No drugs, booze in woman beaten by officer
An attorney for a woman seen on video being repeatedly punched by a California Highway Patrol officer says tests show she had no drugs or alcohol in her system.
30, Aug 2014 - Delaware Court of Chancery Orders SIGA To Pay PharmAthene Lump Sum Expectation Damages
ANNAPOLIS, Md., Aug. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- PharmAthene, Inc. (NYSE MKT: PIP) announced today that on August 8, 2014, the Delaware Court of Chancery issued a Memorandum Opinion and awarded to PharmAthene lump sum expectation damages for the value of PharmAthene's lost profits for SIGA Technologies, Inc.'s smallpox antiviral, Tecovirimat (formerly known as ST-246 and Arestvyr™).  In addition ...
30, Aug 2014 - Judge approves request for mental evaluation of Ellsworth man involved in standoff
Posted Aug. 04, 2014, at 4:14 p.m. BANGOR, Maine — The lawyer for an Ellsworth man shot in the face in June after an overnight standoff and exchange of gunfire with police has asked for a mental evaluation to determine if his client is competent to stand trial.
30, Aug 2014 - Man faces prison, $250K fine in counterfeit DVD case
An Iowa man faces up to five years in federal prison after pleading guilty to selling thousands of counterfeit DVDs and CDs.
30, Aug 2014 - Federal judge strikes down part of Texas abortion law
Danielle Haynes AUSTIN, Texas, Aug. 29 (UPI) -- U.S. district judge rules part of Texas' restrictive abortion law is unconstitutional.
30, Aug 2014 - Gov. Jerry Brown Appeals California Teacher Tenure Ruling
Gov. Jerry Brown appealed a court ruling that struck down tenure and other job protections for California's teachers, setting himself apart from leaders in some other states who have fought to end such protections or at least raise the standards for obtaining them.
30, Aug 2014 - Fracking Waste Leaves Tributary ‘Void Of Life,’ Contractor Responsible Headed To Prison
The owner of a Youngstown company is headed to prison after ordering his employees to repeatedly dump fracking waste directly into a tributary of the Mahoning River in Ohio. Benedict W. Lupo of Hardrock Excavating was sentenced to 28 months in prison for violating the U.S. Clean Water Act. Hardrock Excavating was responsible for storing,
30, Aug 2014 - 7-year sentence for boxer turned bank robber
A federal judge sentenced a former world champion boxer convicted of several bank robberies to seven years in prison, handing down a lighter sentence in part because of the defendant's boxing-related injuries, his difficult childhood and a mistake by a Georgia court in 2001 that resulted in his spending additional years in prison. James Page was facing up to 20 years in prison during Tuesday's ...
30, Aug 2014 - Appeals court upholds city's odd-year elections
State can't force cities to hold elections in even numbered years.
30, Aug 2014 - Iowa man pleads guilty to counterfeit DVD, CD case
A Cedar Rapids man faces up to five years in federal prison after pleading guilty to selling thousands of counterfeit DVDs and CDs.
30, Aug 2014 - Attorney general files appeal after latest ruling on same-sex marriage
EVANSVILLE – A federal judge ruled Tuesday that Indiana must recognize same-sex marriages performed legally outside of the state. Judge Richard Young struck down the previous ban in Tuesday’s ruling. Plaintiffs Michelle Bowling, Shannon Bowling and Linda Bruner brought the suit against defendants Gov. Mike Pence, Attorney General Greg Zoeller, Michael Alley, and Anita Samuel. […]
30, Aug 2014 - Ground broken on new juvenile detention facility
Louisiana is starting construction this month on a $19 million juvenile detention facility in Bunkie. The Acadiana Center for Youth will be the state's first secure facility built to focus on therapy and counseling, rather than on functioning as a prison. The Office of Juvenile Justice broke ground Thursday on the Avoyelles Parish facility. The detention center will use a therapeutic treatment ...
30, Aug 2014 - Maggio maliciously 'abused hot check process' for personal gain, will never serve as judge
Judge Mike Maggio will be formally removed from office at the end of the year, and will never again hold a judicial office in Arkansas. This was the decision of the state’s Judicial Discipline and Disability Commission today. The state Supreme Court will imposing the sanction. read more
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