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17, Apr 2014 - Johnson Man arrested in CVS robbery was featured on '700 Club'
In a 2011 video on the Christian Broadcasting Network, Freddie Johnson speaks of robbing pharmaceutical warehouses and doing prison terms in Louisiana and Texas totaling 18 years.
17, Apr 2014 - Texas executes man convicted in stabbing murders
The US state of Texas executed a man 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 Justice. It was the 17th US execution this year and the seventh in ...
17, Apr 2014 - Richmond Appeals court hears case testing gay-marriage rights
By Joan Biskupic DENVER (Reuters) - A U.S. appeals court signaled on Thursday it may strike down a Utah ban on same-sex marriages in the highest-level case to date to test whether gay and lesbian couples have a right under the U.S. Constitution to marry. The hearing before the 10th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals was the first at a regional U.S. appeals court since a U.S. Supreme Court ruling last ...
17, Apr 2014 - Judge: City must turn in documents related to police-involved shooting
MARTINSBURG - A federal judge has ordered the city of Martinsburg to turn documents related to a police-involved shooting last year that left a Virginia man dead over to counsel representing the man's family in a $200 million lawsuit filed against...
17, Apr 2014 - Marquette Michigan appealing judge's ruling in swine case
The state plans to appeal an Upper Peninsula judge's ruling that overturns a ban on Russian boars and similar swine breeds.
17, Apr 2014 - EXCLUSIVE: Judge denied second term for 'erratic' and 'bizarre' behavior
A controversial Circuit Court judge is losing his job after complaints from lawyers about his on-the-job performance, a rare "firing" of a judge.
17, Apr 2014 - Stabbing suspect's mental state is key to the case
The legal fate of the 16-year-old boy accused of stabbing or slashing 21 fellow students and a security guard at his high school will probably pivot more on his mental state than his tender age, attorneys say.
17, Apr 2014 - Kermit Fifth Circuit Rules for State, Finds HB 2 Constitutional
The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit Thursday issued a unanimous decision upholding challenges to House Bill 2, the women's health bill that could cause most abortion clinics in Texas to close.
17, Apr 2014 - Eau Claire Prison time ordered for Eau Claire pharmacy robbery
An Eau Claire man, who robbed a pharmacy, is going to prison.
17, Apr 2014 - Court rules bias at University of North Carolina-Wilmington against conservative professor
A federal court Wednesday ordered the University of North Carolina-Wilmington to promote and give $50,000 in back pay to a conservative professor in what is described as a landmark anti-discrimination case. The restitution was ordered three weeks after a jury found the university guilty of retaliating against criminology professor Mike ...
17, Apr 2014 - Humboldt Man in Italy gets 20 years in acid attack on woman
An Italian lawyer has been convicted and sentenced to 20 years in prison for ordering an acid attack on his ex-girlfriend, who became a symbol in the fight against men's violence toward women.
17, Apr 2014 - North Dakota's 'Heartbeat' Abortion Law Found Unconstitutional
A district court judge struck down North Dakota’s early abortion ban on Wednesday, ending one of the country’s strictest abortion laws and reaffirming a higher court’s ruling on women’s reproductive rights.