29, Jul 2014 - Trial begins in 1974 killing of 13-year-old Oakland girl
Based on DNA evidence, suspect Curtis Tucker was arrested at an Oakland Veterans Affairs clinic in March 2012.
29, Jul 2014 - Odessa Judge says Washington's ban on handguns in public is unconstitutional
A federal judge ruled that Washington's ban on the carrying of handguns in public is unconstitutional.In a ruling made public Saturday, Judge Frederick J. Scullin Jr. said that "there is no longer any basis on which this court can conclude that the District of Columbia's total ban on the public carrying of ready-to-use handguns is constitutional under any level of scrutiny.Scullin made the ...
29, Jul 2014 - York Lawyer: Don't let Aaron Hernandez get paid
A lawyer for the families of two men allegedly gunned down by former Patriots star Aaron Hernandez will ask a judge to bar the football team from paying Hernandez a $3.25 million contract signing bonus.
29, Jul 2014 - Greene High court upholds conviction in 1997 Greene County roadside killing
The conviction of a Kentucky woman in the 1997 roadside slaying of a 6-year-old girl and her parents in eastern Tennessee has been upheld by the state's high court.
29, Jul 2014 - Lincoln 3 Lincoln County, WV men sentenced for oxycodone trafficking
Joseph James Salmons was sentenced to two years in federal prison and two other men, Richard A. Mullins and John Freddie Joe Johnson, were sentenced to three years' probation.
29, Jul 2014 - Winnebago Bloomfield trial rescheduled for 2015
John Bloomfield will not go to trial until next year. Bloomfield, 73, accused of killing his wife in 1997, is scheduled to go to trial Jan. 27, 2015. His final pretrial conference is scheduled for Jan. 16, 2015. While rescheduling trials is common, this particular case is complicated by the fact that Bloomfield’s attorney indicated in February his client might have less than a year to live ...
29, Jul 2014 - Onondaga Former Upstate nurse sentenced to prison for sex crimes involving underage patient
A former nurse at Upstate Golisano Children’s Hospital was sentenced to two years in state prison Monday by Onondaga County Judge Anthony Aloi.
29, Jul 2014 - Iowa Jury selected in Wisconsin kidnapping case
MADISON, Wis. (AP) — A jury has been selected in the federal trial of a Colorado woman accused of kidnapping her newborn nephew in Wisconsin and abandoning him in freezing temperatures.
29, Jul 2014 - Garfield Boren gets 16 years for sex assault on a child
Michael Boren, 33, formerly of Rifle, was sentenced to 16 years in prison last week after pleading guilty to sexually assaulting a 6-year-old girl. According to the arrest affidavit, the incidents occurred in Rifle during the spring of 2012, but were not reported until a year later.
29, Jul 2014 - Nassau Darrell Fuller Found Guilty Of Murdering Nassau County Police Officer, Motorist
Darrell Fuller faces a sentence of life without parole. He was convicted of murder Monday in the shooting of Nassau County Emergency Services Officer Arthur Lopez and bystander Raymond Facey near the Belmont Park racetrack on Long Island.
29, Jul 2014 - Bellefonte Counselor pleads no contest to false kidnap report
A central Pennsylvania woman who provided court-ordered domestic counseling services has pleaded no contest plea to charges that she falsely reported being abducted and sexually assaulted by one such client.
29, Jul 2014 - Bedford Nashua fighting order to pay $2.8 million for Broad Street Parkway land
NASHUA – Costs are beginning to add up for land seized by the city to make way for the Broad Street Parkway, and one eminent domain case pending in superior court could affect the bottom line by more than $2 million. Nashua is appealing a recent decision by the New Hampshire Board of Tax and Land Appeals about the value of roughly 11 acres of land taken for the parkway – one of the largest ...