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Trials and Arbitration

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  • Latest in police corruption case: Lawyer defends cops' work

    3:45 p.m. A defense attorney says that six accused Philadelphia drug officers did the kind of dangerous work that keeps people safe on the streets of Philadelphia. Attorney Jack McMahon said Tuesday in closing arguments that the Justice Department...
  • Sentencing hearings set for Waukegan, Antioch murder cases

    Sentencing hearings set  for Waukegan, Antioch murder cases
    Sentencing hearings for defendants in two separate murder cases are scheduled this week in Lake County Circuit Court. Thomas Albea, a Waukegan man convicted of first-degree murder for fatally punching his girlfriend's 3-year-old son in the stomach, is...
  • NYC Court Calendar

    Associated Press NYC Court Calendar for Tuesday, May. 05. The daybook is for planning purposes only and is not intended for publication or broadcast. You should verify any event you plan to cover. Please keep the AP in mind when news develops. The New...
  • New Congress, new round in Senate fight over Obama's judges

    WASHINGTON In the long-running judicial wars between the Senate and the White House, the first skirmish of the year is flaring into the open this week. How it plays out will offer insight about whether the new Republican majority plans to continue making...
  • Root causes of violence must be addressed

    Last week, six Baltimore City policemen were charged with a number of crimes in the death of Freddie Gray. The indictments ranged from misconduct in office and false imprisonment to "second-degree depraved-heart murder," a more serious charge than...
  • NY Senate boss, charged in corruption case, claims innocence

    The leader of the New York Senate was arrested Monday on charges including extortion and soliciting bribes after investigators looking into the awarding of a $12 million contract to a company that hired his son said they captured him on wiretaps...
  • Indiana woman accused of burning father seeks plea deal

    A Centerville woman plans to plead guilty but mentally ill to burning her father to death in 2011, according to court documents. A plea agreement was filed Friday between Nina M. Holbrook and the Wayne County Prosecutor's Office. If a judge accepts the...
  • Boston Marathon bomber cries at federal death penalty trial

    For the first time in court, Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev dropped his blank, impassive demeanor and cried as his sobbing aunt briefly took the stand Monday in his federal death penalty trial. Tsarnaev, 21, wiped tears from his eyes quickly...
  • Ex-nurse on trial, accused of trying to kill woman

    A former nurse accused of trying to kill the wife of a man with whom prosecutors say she'd had an affair is on trial in Columbia County Circuit Court. Stephanie McMillen is charged with attempted first-degree intentional homicide and stalking. Kimberly...
  • Attorneys for Pharrell Williams, Robin Thicke seek new 'Blurred Lines' trial

    Attorneys for Pharrell Williams, Robin Thicke seek new 'Blurred Lines' trial
    Two months after a jury found that singer Robin Thicke and producer Pharrell Williams infringed on Marvin Gaye's song "Got to Give it Up" in their 2013 hit "Blurred Lines," the legal fight drags on: Attorneys for the music stars are now demanding a new...
  • California seeks to block inmate's sex-reassignment surgery

    California seeks to block inmate's sex-reassignment surgery
    The state attorney general’s office is asking a federal appeals court to block a judge’s order that the state immediately give a transgender inmate sex-reassignment surgery. In a motion filed Monday with the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of...