18, Apr 2014 - Warren Judge hands down 116-year sentence for Warren and other robberies
DETROIT, Mich. - A man convicted of robbing a Warren business may spend the rest of his life in prison for that crime, and others as well. A federal judge in Michigan sentenced 29-year-old Timothy Carpenter More >>
18, Apr 2014 - Salt Lake City Utah Supreme Court issues ruling in mysterious grand jury case
SALT LAKE CITY — The Utah Supreme Court has issued a ruling in a mysterious case involving the Salt Lake...
18, Apr 2014 - Franklin St. Clair man charged in armed home invasion won't get jail time
He was accused of pointing gun at victim and pulling the trigger, but the gun didn't fire.
18, Apr 2014 - Ex-judge facing sentencing in vote fraud case
LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) — A former eastern Kentucky judge is scheduled for sentencing after pleading guilty to charges alleging wide spread vote fraud in eastern Kentucky.
18, Apr 2014 - The coming political fallout on gay marriage
We're fast approaching a national decision on gay marriage from the Supreme Court, speculates Paul Waldman in the Washington Post : In recent months, one court after another — in Virginia, Oklahoma, Texas, Michigan, Tennessee, Ohio, and Kentucky — has either ruled a state ban illegal or said the state must recognize legal marriages performed in other states. It now seems all but inevitable that ...
18, Apr 2014 - Aaron Hernandez pal from Fla. charged
A pal of ex-New England Patriot and accused killer Aaron Hernandez is headed to Massachusetts on charges he lied to a grand jury that was probing how the gun that killed Odin L. Lloyd made it from Florida to the murder scene in North Attleboro, according to court records. Oscar Hernandez, 23, of Belle Glade, Fla., will be shipped to federal court in Boston after feds arrested him Wednesday in ...
18, Apr 2014 - Judge says Malaysian plane court filing improper
A judge has thrown out a civil action on behalf of a relative of a Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 passenger, scolding the Chicago law firm involved for what she described as an improper filing. In a step ...
18, Apr 2014 - Teen from 'Jihad Jane' plot becomes youngest ever to serve time on U.S. terror charges
Mohammad Hassan Khalid of Maryland now holds the distinction for the youngest person ever to serve time in a U.S. terrorism case. The Maryland man, now 20, was sentenced to five years in federal prison Thursday for his involvement with "Jihad Jane" when he was a teenager, the Philadelphia Inquirer ...
18, Apr 2014 - City takes Bibbs suit to federal court
City of Wilson attorneys filed a notice of removal Friday afternoon that apparently pushes a lawsuit filed by state House candidate Mark Bibbs to federal court.
18, Apr 2014 - Dept. of Justice Files Extension in Van Valkenburg Lawsuit
U.S. Attorney Michael Cotter says the Department of Justice needs more time to respond to a lawsuit filed by the Missoula County Attorney's office. And... County Attorney Fred Van Valkenburg agrees.The
18, Apr 2014 - Nueces Jose_Luis_Villegas_Jr_mugshot_texas_death_row_inmate_reuters.jpg
The US state of Texas executed a man yesterday for stabbing to death his ex-girlfriend, her young son and her mother, state prison authorities said. Jose Villegas, 38, was put to death by lethal injection and pronounced dead at 7:04 pm local time (0004 GMT) in Huntsville, said Jason Clark, spokesman for the Texas Department of Criminal...
18, Apr 2014 - Duchesne Man charged in brutal attacks on girlfriend sent to prison for beer mug assault
A Fort Duchesne man will serve nearly three years in federal prison for hitting his girlfriend in the face with a ceramic...