30, Oct 2014 - Big Rapids UPDATE: Willis Found Guilty in Rape, Murder Trial
Northern Michigan's News Leader is keeping a close eye on a trial in Mecosta County. It's a case involving a police standoff, murder and rape.
30, Oct 2014 - Martinez Warrant: CHP officer says stealing nude photos from female arrestees 'game' happened in L.A
The California Highway Patrol officer accused of stealing nude photos of a DUI suspect from her phone while she was in custody has told investigators that the secretive practice has been going on for years in the state law enforcement agency, stretching from its Los Angeles office to his own Dublin station, according to court documents obtained by this newspaper Friday.
30, Oct 2014 - Isabella Emmet County Man Sentenced to Prison for Sexual Abuse of a Child
An Emmet County man will spend at least 25 years in prison for sexually abusing a young child. A judge sentenced Silvio Antonio Duarte-Borge for having sexual contact with someone under the age of 13.
30, Oct 2014 - Former Sheriffs Want To Be County Judge
Two former Logan County sheriffs are seeking election as the county judge in the Nov. 4 general election. Ray Gack, 54, a Republican, faces Democrat Mark Limbird, 68. The county judge serves two-year terms and earns $39,500 annually.
30, Oct 2014 - Walker Federal judge denies Tenaha man's motion to dismiss indictment for drug theft
A federal judge has dismissed a motion to dismiss the theft indictment of a Tenaha businessman who is currently serving a three-year term in federal prison for being a felon in possession of a firearm.
30, Oct 2014 - Money 'Spoiled' or abused? Trial starts for man accused of murdering father
The trial of a former Corona del Mar High School student charged with murdering his father started Tuesday with lawyers painting dueling pictures of the defendant as a selfish killer intent on visiting his Internet girlfriend and as an abused son trying to flee.
30, Oct 2014 - Jailed Ohio lawmaker asks judge for early release
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) - A former Ohio lawmaker convicted of accepting trips, gifts and campaign cash in exchange for promising to introduce legislation is headed to Columbus to seek early release from prison. Forty-four-year-old W. Carlton Weddington is being transported from Allen Correctional Institution on Thursday to appear ...
30, Oct 2014 - Licking Doctor whose patients died of overdoses from drugs he prescribed gets one year in prison
A doctor who made money to feed his own cocaine addiction by prescribing pain killers at a Columbus pill mill was sentenced today to one year in federal prison. U.S. District Judge Gregory L. Frost condemned the actions of Terry Dragash, 59, who pleaded guilty in May to conspiracy to distribute oxycodone.
30, Oct 2014 - Hope UPDATE: Retrial Continued For Quintuple Murder Suspect In Garland CO
Samuel Conway, convicted in the 2009 shooting deaths of five people, is getting a new trial next week.
30, Oct 2014 - Branch Losik to prison for meth
COLDWATER — Unable to handle his addiction to meth himself, Devon Losik will have 38 months to 10 years in Michigan prison to try to get off the drug.
30, Oct 2014 - Federal appeals court considers capital murderer's age for parole eligibility
A serial rapist and capital murderer who escaped a death sentence because of his age is now challenging his life-without-parole sentence before a federal appeals court.
30, Oct 2014 - District Of Columbia White House breach: Accused fence-jumper Omar Gonzalez indicted
Accused White House intruder Omar Gonzalez has been indicted on federal and local charges stemming from the Sept. 19 break-in in which he allegedly scaled a White House fence and entered the executive mansion through an unlocked front door.