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27, Nov 2014 - 1986 Assault Leads To New Connections
MEDFORD, Ore. — Almost 28 years ago, on December 17, 1986, Medford was shaken by a random act of violence, when a young woman was stabbed multiple times walking into work at BiMart. Loretta Russell’s attacker was caught, and is now serving his sentence in the Oregon State Penitentiary. 66-year-old Rodney Halbower has been in … Continue reading »
27, Nov 2014 - Detective: Penn. murderer says he killed in Texas
DALLAS (AP) — A man who was sentenced to death in Pennsylvania this week for the 2008 killing and dismemberment of a woman told investigators that he also killed women in Texas, where he used to live.
27, Nov 2014 - Bus company owner gets 3 years' probation in 2008 Texas crash that killed 17 people
The owner of a Houston bus company who was charged after a 2008 crash that killed 17 passengers on their way to a religious retreat has avoided prison after a federal judge sentenced him to three years of probation in a plea agreement.
27, Nov 2014 - 25th District Court candidates answer questions about experience, reasons for seeking office
Gregory Clifton and Nicholas Tsalis, the two candidates for 25th District judge, were given identical questionnaires from The News-Herald. Below are their answers to a series of questions about their experience, their views on the race and the court itself. Some of the responses were edited for space, but not for content. The court serves Ecorse, Lincoln Park and River Rouge.
27, Nov 2014 - Columbus Short MIA at Court Hearing, Bench Warrant for Arrest Issued
A bench warrant has been issued for Columbus Short after he failed to show up for a mandatory court hearing for felony battery charges on Monday. The Scandal actor "missed his flight...
27, Nov 2014 - Rogers, Massie re-elected to Congress
Republican U.S. Rep. Hal Rogers won a record 18th term in Kentucky's 5th congressional district, as all of the state's congressional incumbents were returned to Washington. The attorney from Somerset was first elected in 1981 and is the longest serving Republican ever elected to federal office in Kentucky. He is the chairman of the powerful House Appropriations Committee, which oversees federal ...
27, Nov 2014 - Brutality trial for former Seabrook patrol officer postponed
The Nov. 3 criminal trial of former veteran Seabrook police officer Mark Richardson on a police brutality related assault charge was postponed on Friday, according to Rockingham Superior Court officials, and a new date has not yet been set.
27, Nov 2014 - Teacher sentenced in Ohio 73 crash that killed couple
A teacher sentenced Thursday for causing the deaths of Margaret and Robert Large, a long-time Springfield couple, in a three-vehicle crash in July in Warren County told the judge she wished she had suffered the death penalty. “I wish they were the ones that were still in this world, and not me,” Jacqueline Montgomery said during a tearful statement to Judge Gary Loxley in Warren County Court ...
27, Nov 2014 - Cost-of-living raises boost salaries of top Pa. officials
It pays to be on the payroll of Pennsylvania state government. An automatic 1.6 percent cost-of-living increase will boost salaries of lawmakers, judges, the governor ...
27, Nov 2014 - Jessica Bell Sentenced For Child Porn Videos Depicting Herself In Sexual Conduct With Her Own Son
Jessica Bell Sentenced For Child Porn Videos Depicting Herself In Sexual Conduct With Her Own Son Wisconsin Mother Gets 7 Years In Jail For Filming Child Porn With Her Toddler Wisconsin Woman Sentenced For Child Pornography Videos Showing Herself With Her Own Toddler Son Jessica Bell Sentenced For Child Porn Videos Depicting Herself In Sexual Conduct With Her Own Son Headlines Legal Lifestyle ...
27, Nov 2014 - Medina man gets 28 years for sharing explicit videos
A 41-year-old Medina man with a child pornography history will spend 28 years in prison for sharing sexual videos of children from a computer in Ashland County. According to court documents, a jury found Daniel S. Cooper guilty last week of 13 counts of pandering sexually oriented material involving a minor, second-degree felonies. He faced Read More... The post Medina man gets 28 years for ...
27, Nov 2014 - Iowa Supreme Court working to address racial disparity concerns
DES MOINES — Iowa Supreme Court Chief Justice Mark Cady pointed to encouraging signs Monday that Iowa is addressing problems associated with racial disparity in the state’s criminal justice system. Speaking to attendees of an Iowa Summit on Justice & Disparities conference at Drake University, Cady said efforts are underway to inform and educate Iowa judges about racial disparity problems and ...
27, Nov 2014 - Judge sides with Hawaii County against former councilman
A former county councilman has lost his civil lawsuit against the county.
27, Nov 2014 - Tinmouth man charged with wire fraud in Florida court
BENNINGTON >> A Vermont man is being charged with wire fraud in a Florida district court after texting a defense witness in a manslaughter trial that he could have a relative assure a hung jury for $500,000 or an acquittal for $1 million. James Perron, 48, of Tinmouth, was arrested near Albany on Oct.
27, Nov 2014 - Habitual drug peddler Harris under $2 million bond
Robert "Pudgy" Harris — an infamous, yet legendary figure in the La Salle County criminal court system since the late 1950s — was arrested Thursday for possession and delivery of 50 grams of purporte
27, Nov 2014 - Shia LaBeouf 'on track' following NYC arrest
A State Supreme Court judge in New York City declined to sentence troubled actor Shia LaBeouf.  The Hollywood star was arrested in June for disorderly conduct.  During Tuesday's hearing, LaBeouf presented to the judge paperwork showing that he had successfully completed the first six months of a 12-month outpatient alcohol rehabilitation program.
27, Nov 2014 - Virginia Supreme Court refuses to hear ex-lacrosse player's appeal in murder case
RICHMOND, Va. — The Virginia Supreme Court has refused to hear the appeal of a former University of Virginia lacrosse player convicted of killing his ex-girlfriend.
27, Nov 2014 - Hundreds of innocent NYers go to prison for decades because of state law
NEW YORK (PIX11)– Every American has the right to a fair trial, but in New York, that does not mean that a person accused of a crime gets to see all of the evidence against them. The situation is raising calls for change, as more and more cases of wrongful imprisonment continue to stack up. […]
27, Nov 2014 - Negligent homicide charge dropped against Milford man
Following trial, a judge has dismissed the case against Greg Cullen, who was facing significant prison time for a fatal vehicle crash nearly one year ago.
27, Nov 2014 - Murderers lose whole-life challenge
Two murderers have lost challenges against orders that they can never be released from prison.
27, Nov 2014 - Legals October 28, 2014
T.S. No.\u2020 P1339514-ID / APN: P76120030080 NOTICE OF TRUSTEE'S SALE On 1/27/2015 at 11:00 AM (recognized local time), AT THE KOOTENAI COUNTY COURTHOUSE, 324 W. GARDEN\u2020 AVE. NORTH ENTRANCE, COEUR D'ALENE, ID 83814, in the County of Kootenai,\u2020 ELISA MAGNUSON, ESQ., a member of the State Bar of Idaho, of PITE DUNCAN, LLP, as trustee, will sell at public auction, to the highest bidder ...
27, Nov 2014 - Death Watch: Executing the Mentally (and Physically) Ill
Texas gets ready to execute a schizophrenic man
27, Nov 2014 - Heroin plea brings 3-year sentence
URBANA — An East St. Louis man who admitted he planned to sell less than a gram of heroin earlier this year has been sentenced to three years in prison. Aaron Broadnax, 28, pleaded guilty Monday before Champaign County Judge Heidi Ladd to a reduced charge of unlawful possession with intent to deliver a controlled substance. read more
27, Nov 2014 - Idaho prison director announces resignation
BOISE, Idaho (AP) — Idaho Department of Correction Director Brent Reinke announced he was stepping down from his post Tuesday after leading the department since 2007 through a highly public scandal in
27, Nov 2014 - GovBeat: Tough Texas gets results by going softer on crime
A series of reforms has reversed the explosive growth of the inmate population.
27, Nov 2014 - Church-state trial set for today
An Athens man is scheduled for trial in Athens County Municipal Court this morning (Monday) over his protest of the church directory sign on the Athens County Courthouse. The man admits placing stickers on the sign advocating the constitutional separation between church and state.
27, Nov 2014 - Missouri governor denies clemency for Leon Taylor
Missouri's governor has denied clemency for convicted killer Leon Taylor, clearing the way for his lethal injection after the U.S. Supreme Court rejected his final appeals.
27, Nov 2014 - Man who lived with decomposing body headed to prison
A man who lived with a decomposing body in Holly Hill for weeks will go to prison for five years.
27, Nov 2014 - Federal Judge Gives Vitality to Hawaiian Motor Vehicle Dealership Statute and Declares It Enforceab
In a ruling that could have broad ramifications for manufacturers and auto dealers across the nation, a Hawaii federal judge has designated a state motor vehicle act as the controlling statute in a contract ...
27, Nov 2014 - Obituary: William “Bill” Clancy (March 5, 1959 – Oct. 20, 2014)
Graduated from University of California, Santa Barbara in 1982. Married Terri in 1996 in Benicia. Moved family to Del Norte County in 2003. Retired from Pelican Bay State Prison in 2014. Loving father and husband.
27, Nov 2014 - Look & Listen
White Oleander Based on Janet Fitch’s novel, this melodrama sees Michelle Pfieffer as an artistic mother who is convicted of murdering her boyfriend and who spends her prison visiting hours attempting to manipulate the life of her just-as-talented artist daughter.
27, Nov 2014 - Utah leaders unveil prison system proposals
Utah's criminal and juvenile justice commission released a package of proposals Wednesday that aim to reduce costs and population of the state prison system. During a Wednesday afternoon press conference called by Gov, Gary Herbert to discuss the pro...
27, Nov 2014 - Alabama minority redistricting case seems to divide Supreme Court
Democrats argue that the state GOP packed minority voters into districts in a way that reduces their influence.
27, Nov 2014 - Oakland: 5 arrested in protest over Detroit court case
OAKLAND -- Five people were arrested Wednesday morning after chaining themselves to an entrance of the Oakland federal building to protest a guilty verdict in Detroit against a Palestinian immigrant.
27, Nov 2014 - John Downey, judge and former POW, dies at 84
HARTFORD, Connecticut (AP) — John T. Downey, a former CIA agent who survived more than 20 years in Chinese prisons during the Cold War before becoming a Connecticut judge, died Monday. He was 84.
27, Nov 2014 - Ex-top cop gets taste of freedom, then yanked back to jail
Former Police Inspector Daniel Castro was transferred to home confinement by mistake last month, but now he's back in jail.
27, Nov 2014 - Woman watched 280 executions
Starting in 2001, Michelle Lyons watched men and women die in the Texas Department of Corrections death chamber inside the Walls Unit in Huntsville. Lyons was the prison system's public information officer until her retirement in 2012 -- a job that required that she witness executions. “There’s so much emotion in there and for so many years, I turned it off. And once I started thinking about it ...
27, Nov 2014 - Manson getting marriaed? Only in California.
To the editor: The thought of this vile monster being permitted to marry while serving his sentence in prison is simply beyond evil and beyond insanity, not to mention an affront to his numerous victims their surviving family members. ("Charles Manson gets license to wed 26-year-old he said...
27, Nov 2014 - New Jersey judge strikes down sports betting
TRENTON, N.J. – A federal judge ruled Friday night that New Jersey cannot partially lift a prohibition on sports betting in an effort to boost the state's struggling horse racing and casino industries.
27, Nov 2014 - Ex-teacher in California arrested for having sex with minors in PH
SAN FRANCISCO -- A former schoolteacher Robert Ruben Ornelas, 63, was held in federal custody October 24 for traveling to the Philippines to have sex with an underage girl and making a video of the encounter.   Ornelas, already facing previous child molestation charges in Santa Ana, California, was named in a criminal complaint filed in United States District Court, according to a press release ...
27, Nov 2014 - Shamed - Court Rules S.C. Must Help Poor Rural Schools
On Nov. 12, the South Carolina Supreme Court handed down a ruling more than two decades in the making.
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