Criminal Defense Law Newswire (Page 7)

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  1. Girls in Slender Man attack to be tried as adultsRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | WLWT-TV Cincinnati

    A Hamilton County mother says her daughter's attacking her with a knife could have been a result of the fictional horror character Slender Man. A Hamilton County mother says her daughter's attacking her with a knife could have been a result of the fictional horror character Slender Man.


  2. DA: KCSO Sgt. failed to book audio recordingsRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago |

    Kern County Sheriff's Department sergeant Gary Williams is under investigation by the District Attorney's Office for failing to book audio recordings into evidence for several cases. Lisa Green, District Attorney said that Williams may have audio recorded contacts with victims, witnesses, and suspects in some cases without disclosing the existence of these recordings.


  3. Freddie Gray Case: Charges Against Three Remaining Officers DroppedRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | People

    Prosecutors have dropped all criminal charges against the three remaining Baltimore police officers who faced trial in connection with the April 2015 arrest and death of Freddie Gray , PEOPLE confirms. The decision was announced Wednesday morning, and follows one mistrial and three acquittals in cases of the other police officers who faced charges.


  4. Baltimore Attorney Mosby's Action - Hidden Motives, Ramifications, DefamationRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | PR Log

    Today's Actions, Dismissing All the Charges Against the Police Involved in Freddie Gray's Death, Are Likely to Have an Impact on Disbarment Complaints, Civil Law Suits, as well as Cops and Prosecutors in Other Jurisdictions WASHINGTON - July 27, 2016 - PRLog -- The decision of Baltimore State's Attorney Marilyn Mosby to drop charges against all officers involved in Freddie Gray's death had been predicted by public interest law professor John Banzhaf who notes that she may have had ulterior motives and may have committed defamation, and that the decision may have wide ranging ramifications on civil law suits and disbarment actions already filed against her, as well as on police and prosecutors in other jurisdictions.


  5. Sumter County Sheriff Tyrone Clark, Sr.Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | WAFF-TV Huntsville

    Sumter County Sheriff Tyrone Clark Sr. has been found guilty of willful neglect of duty and corruption in office by the Alabama Supreme Court, according to Alabama Attorney General Luther Strange. The charges against him involved accusations that he allowed inmates to leave the jail unsupervised, bring contraband into the jail and have sex with visitors.


  6. Possible Outcomes of Federal Investigation Into Montrice Bolden ArrestRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | WICU12 Erie

    Yesterday, Erie News Now reported that the U.S. Department of Justice is conducting a civil rights investigation into whether Erie Police used excessive force during an arrest last month. Tonight, we looked into these types if investigations, and the various outcomes that could happen.


  7. Prosecutors: Mother on mission to murder witnesses in son's trialRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | KFVS12

    ST. LOUIS, Mo. Nine months after charges were dropped against a suspect in a 2013 St. Louis homicide, the suspect is again charged, along with the suspect's mother and three others in connection with the deaths of two witnesses in the case.


  8. More Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | WTVM

    A would-be "sovereign citizen" who just last week was convicted of extortion in Calhoun County , is in trouble with the law yet again. Everett Leon Stout is now charged with one count of perjury and three counts of a relatively new law, sham legal process, also a felony.


  9. Twins accused of attacking victim with Down SyndromeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 25 | WALA

    U.S. Marshals just captured one of our FOX10 News Fugitive Files suspects this week. Now, it's time to help the law catch 2 suspects.


  10. Why A Black Teen Who Was Beaten By Police Decided To Join The NYPDRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | National Public Radio

    Eric Adams joined the police department intent on reforming it. "If I was not a voice for change it would bother me," he says.


  11. Rent reformsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2014 | Arkansas Times

    Arkansas's landlord tenant laws work well for honest landlords, too well for slumlords, and they don't work at all for honest tenants. Disputes between landlords and tenants are inevitable, and Arkansas needs laws that capture the worst players on both sides without abandoning good tenants or overburdening good landlords.


  12. Wisconsin Girls To Be Tried As Adults InaRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | KELO-TV Sioux Falls

    A Wisconsin state appeals court ruled Wednesday that two girls accused of trying to kill their classmate in an attempt to please the fictional horror character Slender Man should be tried as adults. Investigators say the girls, who were 12 at the time of the attack in 2014, plotted for months before luring their classmate into some woods after a birthday sleepover and repeatedly stabbing her.


  13. UMass Amherst alumnus named to Supreme Judicial CourtRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | University of Massachusetts Amherst

    Salem Superior Court Judge David A. Lowy, a University of Massachusetts Amherst alumnus, has been confirmed by the eight-member Governor's Council to serve on the Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court. The confirmation vote was unanimous.


  14. Three Biloxi officers cleared in bridge shooting deathRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    A Grand Jury this week cleared three Biloxi Police officers in the shooting death of Wesley Sheppard, 37. The Biloxi man was killed March 10 near the Popp's Ferry Bridge. Officers were initially called to the scene after getting reports that a man was discharging a gun on the bridge.


  15. New York DA Wants Apple, Google To Roll Back EncryptionRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Slashdot

    An anonymous reader writes: Manhattan District Attorney Cyrus Vance Jr. called on Apple and Google to weaken their device encryption , arguing that thousands of crimes remained unsolved because no one can crack into the perpetrators' phones. Vance, speaking at the International Conference on Cyber Security here, said that law enforcement officials did not need an encryption "backdoor," sidestepping a concern of computer-security experts and device makers alike.


  16. News 30 mins ago 2:17 p.m.Court: 'Slender Man' suspects stay in adult courtRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    House Bill 14-11 would have cut off state funding to organizations affiliated with clinics where abortions are performed. WTSP photo Two Wisconsin girls, who were 12 when prosecutors say they tried to kill their sixth grade classmate, are properly charged as adults, the state Court of Appeals ruled Wednesday.


  17. How to take bias and politics out of police casesRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Baltimore Sun

    Baltimore State's Attorney Marilyn Mosby says to not proceed on the remaining trials in the Freddie Gray case is "agonizing." Baltimore State's Attorney Marilyn Mosby says to not proceed on the remaining trials in the Freddie Gray case is "agonizing."


  18. FBI serves warrant at card room in El CerritoRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | KFMB-TV San Diego

    Police and FBI agents raided homes and a College-area gambling establishment Wednesday and arrested several suspects as part of an ongoing organized crime-related investigation. The agencies served a federal search warrant at Lucky Lady Casino and Card Room, 5526 El Cajon Blvd., about 6 a.m. and began gathering "items of evidence'' inside the business, FBI Special Agent Darrell Foxworth said.


  19. Bay Ridge, Sunset Park ready for National Night OutRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Brooklyn Daily Eagle

    National Night Out, an event which started out 32 years ago as a defiant call for law abiding citizens to take their streets back from criminals, has evolved over the ensuing decades into a celebration of the police-community partnership that has helped lower the crime rate in the U.S. It's a big deal here in Brooklyn as police precincts, precinct community councils and elected officials organize block parties and barbeques to mark National Night Out. The 68th Precinct Community Council is working with police from the 68th Precinct for a celebration in Shore Road Park, according to Council Vice President Kate Cucco.


  20. Guest column: Changing parties to vote for CoferRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Florida Times-Union

    Our family has taken the extraordinary step of changing our political party affiliation from Democrat to Republican to ensure that we are not disenfranchised as citizens, taxpayers and registered voters in Duval County during the primary election. Five voting age Jacksons, including myself, my husband DeAndre' and our three young adult children, Imani, Malik and Kalif, changed our party registrations from Democrat to Republican.