Brian Crick, a judge for two western Kentucky counties, was known for his sound judgment when it came to solving problems, a fellow judge said.
All three white men charged in the death of Ahmaud Arbery were convicted of murder Wednesday in the fatal shooting that became part of a larger national reckoning on racial injustice.
In a mixed verdict, a jury awarded more than $25 million in damages Tuesday against white nationalist leaders for violence that erupted during the 2017 Unite the Right rally.
Rap star Travis Scott is being sued by Manuel Souza, an injured concertgoer.
Spencer Elden, now 30, has spent his entire life in the public eye, and his feelings have evolved on the album cover, where he is pictured naked in a pool.
Minnesota sentencing data for the five years through 2019 show that of 112 people sentenced for the same conviction as Chauvin, only two got m…
No matter what sentence Chauvin gets, in Minnesota it's presumed that a defendant with good behavior will serve two-thirds in prison and the r…
Chauvin waived his right to have a jury consider whether there were aggravating factors that would call for an upward departure — leaving that…
The widow of James Kauffman, a local endocrinologist charged in his wife’s 2012 murder, is suing the Hudson County jail where he died by suicide two years ago.
His brief stint as Missouri attorney general provides a guide to his real-world experience.
Texas Public Policy Foundation weighs in on cash bail lawsuit in St. Louis.
TRENTON — The state’s judiciary on Tuesday published its annual report on New Jersey’s 2-year-old bail overhaul, hailing the largely cash-free system for reducing “unnecessary detention of low-risk defendants.”
"Empire" actor Jussie Smollett was charged Wednesday with making a false police report when he said he was attacked in downtown Chicago by two men who hurled racist and anti-gay slurs and looped a rope around his neck, police said.
A letter from prosecutor Hilary LaBorde to a former Baylor University student reveals why she was worried Jacob Walter Anderson would not be convicted at a trial.
A well-known surgeon from Southern California and his girlfriend are accused of drugging and sexually assaulting two women, and authorities believe there could be many more victims.
The Justice Department has announced charges against 12 Russian intelligence officers for hacking offenses during the 2016 presidential election.
PHOENIX -- People who prosecutors say are the victims of crime have no legal right to be referred to at trial as "victim'' rather than "allege…
PHOENIX -- The state cannot deny the opportunity for bail for accused rapists even if the proof is evident even before trial that the person c…
The office of special counsel Robert Mueller says a grand jury has charged 13 Russian nationals and three Russian entities with violating U.S. criminal laws to interfere with American elections and the political process.
NAU shooter Steven Jones got right to the point as he took the stand Thursday as the first defense witness in his first-degree murder trial.
PHOENIX — Calling the statute a “grievous threat to due process of law,” a federal judge has released a convicted child molester after ruling …