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  • Shellie Zimmerman plea: George Zimmerman's wife gets probation in plea deal

    Shellie Zimmerman plea: George Zimmerman's wife gets probation in plea deal
    SANFORD — Shellie Zimmerman, the wife of acquitted murder suspect George Zimmerman, admitted Wednesday that she had committed perjury to help her husband get out of jail and agreed to a plea deal that requires her to serve a year of probation....
  • Mike Feuer, L.A. lawman

     Mike Feuer, L.A. lawman
    A dozen years after he left the Los Angeles City Council, Mike Feuer is back in L.A.'s civic life, this time in City Hall East, as the newly elected city attorney. His several careers are all of a piece: running the low-income legal service group Bet...
  • Chris Brown hit-and-run charge dismissed

    Singer Chris Brown is off the hook in his misdemeanor hit-and-run case, after a judge dismissed the charge, noting that a "civil compromise" had been reached. Brown came to an agreement with the woman whose car he struck in Toluca Lake last May,...
  • Local professionals sanctioned by licensing boards

     
    These disciplinary and licensing actions were announced recently by Pennsylvania's licensing boards against professionals who live and work in the Lehigh Valley area. The information is taken verbatim from the PA Department of State's website, where you...
  • Missouri Governor Nixon vetoes bill that nullified federal gun laws

    Missouri Governor Nixon vetoes bill that nullified federal gun laws
    JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) - Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon has vetoed legislation that would have made it a crime for federal agents to try to enforce gun control laws.   Nixon announced the veto Friday. He noted that the U.S. Constitution generally gives...
  • Third-striker to be released over prosecutor's objection

    A man who was serving 25 years to life in prison under the state’s three strikes law after a conviction for unlawful taking of a vehicle will be released from custody after a judge determined Monday that he does not pose an unreasonable risk of...
  • Law against mass violence threats debated

    Law against mass violence threats debated
    When a judge dismissed the case against a Crofton man accused of making mass-violence threats against co-workers, the losing prosecutors didn't criticize the judge's decision, defense attorneys or even Neil Edwin Prescott, the suspect who walked free....
  • Osceola woman cited for battery

    An Osceola woman was charged Tuesday with three counts of battery after an April 15 incident that left a Mishawaka man with a gash to the forehead and a broken ankle. According to the charges filed with the St. Joseph Superior Court, Mishawaka police...
  • Affidavit: Enraged employee attacks colleagues after termination

    Affidavit: Enraged employee attacks colleagues after termination
    MISHAWAKA — A former employee of an assisted living community in Mishawaka is facing multiple felony charges for allegedly attacking his colleagues and pointing a gun at them when his supervisor terminated him. An affidavit filed Thursday alleges...
  • FAMU drum major Jarrod Deas now facing felony in hazing case

    FAMU drum major Jarrod Deas now facing felony in hazing case
    Prosecutors today added manslaughter and felony hazing to their case against former FAMU drum major Jarrod Deas, who was once charged only with a misdemeanor. Deas, 24, was scheduled to appear in court this morning on a misdemeanor charge of hazing in an...
  • Protective order just part of safety plan

    Shirley Mundia's mother seemingly did everything she could to protect her family from her estranged husband. In the months leading up to 6-year-old Shirley's death last Sunday, Lucy Mundia called police four times to report domestic violence-related...