Criminal Defense Law Newswire (Page 7)

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  1. Caitlyn Jenner 'to be sued for $18.5 million by victims of car crash'Read the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    Passengers involved in the car crash that claimed one life in February are planning to sue the transgender reality star for $18.5 million, according to TMZ . The woman who was killed in the accident Kim Howe has been sued by the five occupants of the Hummer she hit after Jenner pushed her vehicle into oncoming traffic.

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  2. White Supremacist Takes Stand in Jewish Site ShootingsRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | ABC News

    A white supremacist charged with killing three people at Jewish sites in suburban Kansas City spent more than two hours Friday telling jurors how he planned the attacks and is sorry he didn't kill more people. Frazier Glenn Miller Jr., who is acting as his own attorney, called himself to the witness stand and spoke of his military history and of how he started a group in North Carolina called the White Patriot Party.

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  3. Stewart claims he didn't see man on track before fatal crashRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | KTVN Reno

    A white supremacist charged with killing three people at Jewish sites in suburban Kansas City spent more than two hours Friday telling jurors how he planned the attacks and is sorry he didn't kill more people. A white supremacist charged with killing three people at Jewish sites in suburban Kansas City spent more than two hours Friday telling jurors how he planned the attacks and is sorry he didn't kill more people.

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  4. Ex-NFL RB to be prosecuted for cellmate's deathRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | The News-Press

    Lawrence Phillips to be prosecuted for death of cellmate Phillips is serving 31 years for driving his car into three teenagers and assaulting an ex-girlfriend. Check out this story on news-press.com: http://usat.ly/1F3kxpz Lawrence Phillips, the former star running back, will be prosecuted for the death of his cellmate, a legal secretary with the Kern County District Attorney's office told USA TODAY Sports Friday.

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  5. Prosecutors in Colonies corruption case want separate jury for one defendantRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Redlands Daily Facts

    Prosecutors in San Bernardino County's Colonies corruption case are requesting a separate jury for defendant Jim Erwin, who they claim spoke more about the case to colleagues, reporters and other associates than any of the other defendants, and much of what he said is inadmissable against the other defendants. In a motion filed Wednesday in San Bernardino Superior Court, Deputy Attorney General Melissa Mandel said that having a separate jury hear the evidence against Erwin during trial would “promote judicial economy, streamline the presentation of evidence, and best protect the rights of all defendants.” Mandel is prosecuting the case with attorneys from the San Bernardino County District Attorney's Public Integrity Unit.

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  6. Colonies lawyer challenges charge, evidence in corruption caseRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Redlands Daily Facts

    The lead defense attorney in the ongoing colonies Corruption case is seeking dismissal of one of the few remaining charges against his client, a prominent local developer. In a motion filed Friday afternoon, attorney Stephen Larson argues that prosecutors cannot charge developer Jeff Burum with facilitating misappropriation of public funds based on a recent appellate court's finding that the $102 million settlement between Burum's Colonies Partners LLP and San Bernardino County's Flood Control District is legal and binding.

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  7. University Student Raped, Police Say; Another Crime Feminists Will IgnoreRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | The Other McCain

    The new school year has barely begun and there are already reports of sexual assault on campus. A 20-year-old Chico State University student said she was abducted while walking home from a party : An Olivehurst man who allegedly drugged and raped a college student who became separated from her friends after a Chico party faces 30 years to life in prison.

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  8. Athens man pleads guilty to shooting stepfather in eye, receives 20-year sentenceRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | Athens Banner-Herald

    An Athens man recently pleaded guilty to charges he shot his stepfather in the eye with a flare gun and was handed a 20-year sentence. The stepfather lost sight in the eye that was shot by 32-year-old Derek Joseph Wardlaw in February 2013.

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  9. Claycord - Talk About LOCAL PoliticsRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | ClayCord.com

    "Black lives matter is a specific response to black people that are killed by law enforcement" Still wonder how this is goin gto get out "Bill Clinton. Now, there's a guy with some great family values."

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  10. Jury convicts man for killing Decatur woman during high speed chaseRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | WAFF-TV Huntsville

    The man who killed a woman in a crash while leading Decatur police on a high speed chase is going to prison. Friday morning, a Morgan County jury convicted Mitchell Lindsey for reckless murder for the death of Bessie Louise Yarbrough on May 19th, 2012.

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  11. Immigrant suspect faces tough battle fighting murder chargeRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | KRISTV.COM Corpus Christi

    Even if the suspect at the center of a national immigration debate accidentally fired the shot that killed a young woman on San Francisco's Pier 14, it may not help his case. A jury can still conclude that simply handling a semi-automatic pistol in a crowded tourist area was so reckless that he's guilty of second-degree murder rather than a less severe manslaughter allegation, legal experts said.

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  12. Worcester man sought in SWAT raid had been on pre-trial probationRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    WORCESTER – The city man state and local police sought last Wednesday in a fruitless Hillside Street SWAT raid that frightened residents has been regularly checking in with a probation officer for months. Shane B. Jackson Jr., 36, is required, as terms of his pre-trial release on an April drug arrest, to check in with a probation officer three times a week, a spokesperson for the state probation office confirmed Friday.

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  13. Experts weigh-in on Michelle Carter manslaughter caseRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | SouthCoastToday.com

    Some law enforcement experts say it could be difficult for Michelle Carter's lawyers to successfully get her off a manslaughter charge on the "brainwashing" defense. Jack Levin, a criminologist and professor emeritus at Northeastern University, said the argument of brainwashing is a difficult one for either side to prove because "total control" is needed.

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  14. Teaneck man draws probation for selling stolen goodsRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | The Item

    A Teaneck man, arrested and charged in 2013 in a string of home burglaries in the township, was sentenced Friday to two years of probation. Jeffrey Whitaker, 51, already had served 502 days in Bergen County Jail, his attorney John Pieroni said during Whitaker's sentencing in state Superior Court in Hackensack.

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  15. With star witness absent, sex crimes case against Terry Bean and ex-boyfriend will be dismissedRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | OregonLive.com

    The sex crimes case against prominent gay activist Terry Bean of Portland and his ex-boyfriend will be dismissed Tuesday because the alleged victim refuses to testify. Bean, 67, and former boyfriend Kiah Loy Lawson , 25, are accused of having sex with a 15-year-old boy at a Eugene hotel in 2013.

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  16. $2.5 million bail for Arlington Heights man charged with sexual abuseRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Daily Herald

    A 25-year-old Arlington Heights man was ordered held on $2.5 million bail Friday on charges he sexually abused two children. Abel Mil must post $250,000 to be released from custody.

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  17. Court orders new trials for Pittsburgh cop who allegedly fell in love with drug-addicted prostituteRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | Insurance News Net

    The jury acquitted him of promoting prostitution, theft and criminal use of a communications facility. said Lazzara erred in denying a motion by Johns' lawyer to try him separately on the official oppression charges related to a 2008 arrest and the drug- and prostitution-related charges.

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  18. Cal Am, Monterey County awarded $1.8 million in attorney fees from Marina Coast WaterRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Monterey County Herald

    San Francisco >> California American Water and Monterey County have been awarded a combined $1.8 million in attorneys fees from Marina Coast Water District in the regional desalination project lawsuit. San Francisco Superior Court judge Curtis Karnow ordered Marina Coast to pay Cal Am about $1.35 million and the county about $480,000 in costs associated with the case.

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  19. A Proposed New Constitution Article 3, Guaranteeing the Right to VoteRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Daily Kos

    "1. The right to vote for all citizens of legal adult age is absolute and cannot be denied, limited, barred, blocked, or suppressed, whether by deliberate attempts or unintended outcomes. All current such attempts are ended.

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  20. DiscussRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Daily Kos

    A recent investigation by USA Today showed that police in Baltimore have been tracking cellphones during investigations but have failed to disclose the tracking to defendants and their attorneys. As a result, public defenders in Baltimore are expected to request that "a large number" of criminal convictions be thrown out.

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