22, Jul 2014 - Vanc. police shooting suspect has violent past
VANCOUVER -- One of two men arrested after a Vancouver motorcycle officer was shot Monday has been accused of first-degree attempted murder, robbery and second-degree unlawful possession of a firearm. James Todd Sapp, 47, has a criminal record in both Washington and Oregon. He did prison time at age 17 for torturing and killing a man who sexually molested his younger sister in Ohio. Since then ...
22, Jul 2014 - Mackenzie arrives in Oregon to obtain medical pot
PORTLAND, Ore. — Benton Mackenzie is well known in Iowa. His recent trial and conviction for growing cannabis on his parents’ rural property made for page-one news, closely watched by marijuana activists nationwide.
22, Jul 2014 - Romanian princess admits running cockfighting ring in Oregon
By Teresa Carson PORTLAND Ore. (Reuters) - A Romanian princess and her husband pleaded guilty on Wednesday to one charge of running an illegal gambling operation for their involvement in a cockfighting ring in rural Oregon. Irina Walker, 61, daughter of exiled former Romanian King Michael, and her husband John Walker, 68, appeared in federal court in Portland in connection with cockfights they ...
22, Jul 2014 - Rhyming judge convicts Oregon man of stealing puppy at gunpoint
An Oregon man accused of stealing an English bulldog puppy at gunpoint was convicted of the crime by a judge who left him with a rhyme.
22, Jul 2014 - Suit: Logging threatens wandering wolf's den, pups
GRANTS PASS, Ore. (AP) - A conservation group is challenging a national forest timber sale because it may be too close to the den where Oregon's famous wandering wolf, OR-7, is raising pups. Oregon Wild filed the lawsuit Wednesday in U.S. District Court in Medford against the U.S. ...
22, Jul 2014 - Clackamas, OR Court upholds murder-solicitation case
Like 'TV movie of week,' a target says. The Oregon Supreme Court has upheld a murder-solicitation conviction against a Clackamas man, even though his solicitation was never passed on to someone else. The intended target was a Clackamas County sheriff’s deputy. The court rejected the argument by Robert Alan Everett ...
22, Jul 2014 - Judge dismisses Portland lacrosse player's lawsuit
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) - A federal judge dismissed a lawsuit filed by on behalf of an Oregon high school student who claimed his rights were violated when he was suspended from playing lacrosse. The Oregonian reports (http://is.gd/3xZLnM ) that U.S. District Judge Michael Simon found that administrators at ...
22, Jul 2014 - Judge spins rhymes in puppy-napping case - Quincy Herald-Whig | Illinois & Missouri News, Sports
OREGON CITY, Ore. (AP) - An Oregon man accused of stealing an English bulldog puppy at gunpoint was convicted of the crime by a judge who left him with a rhyme.
22, Jul 2014 - High court reinstates murder conviction of man sentenced to life for New Year's Eve party shoot
The Oregon Supreme Court reinstated the murder conviction of Jerrin Hickman.
22, Jul 2014 - Cover Oregon Says Oregonians Will Still Get Tax Subsidies
Oregon's troubled health insurance exchange, Cover Oregon, says a U.S. appeals court decision on tax subsidies does not affect this state.
22, Jul 2014 - Bail $10M for Vancouver cop-shooting suspect
VANCOUVER -- One of two men arrested after a Vancouver motorcycle officer was shot Monday has been accused of first-degree attempted murder, robbery and second-degree unlawful possession of a firearm. James Todd Sapp, 47, has a criminal record in both Washington and Oregon, with prior convictions for assault, eluding police and drug offenses. The police officer, Dustin Goudschaal, 32, remained ...
22, Jul 2014 - Judge spins rhymes in puppy-napping case
OREGON CITY, Ore. (AP) — An Oregon man accused of stealing an English bulldog puppy at gunpoint was convicted of the crime by a judge who left him with a rhyme.
22, Jul 2014 - Three U.S. states sue 5-Hour Energy drink over advertising
Oregon, Washington and Vermont sued the makers of 5-Hour Energy on Thursday for allegedly deceptive and misleading advertising, and said similar suits will follow in other states in the coming weeks. The Oregon lawsuit was filed in Multnomah County Circuit Court against the makers of the caffeine-charged beverage, Michigan-based manufacturer Living Essentials and its parent company Innovation ...
22, Jul 2014 - Everything you need to know about service dogs, their owners and how businesses are affected
An Oregon labor bureau judge will take up the case Tuesday morning of the store owner who barred two service dogs from her entering her Eugene business.
22, Jul 2014 - Cover Oregon says state likely won't be affected by federal court ruling
Cover Oregon officials said they don’t believe Oregon will be affected by a federal appeals court’s ruling on Tuesday that has the potential to deal a severe blow to the Affordable Care Act in states that are part of the federal exchange.