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  • Judge scraps electronic evidence in ex-NFL star's murder case

    BOSTON (Reuters) - A judge has thrown out some electronic evidence in a murder case against former National Football League star Aaron Hernandez because of a paperwork problem, according to local media reports on Tuesday. Bristol County Superior Court...
  • Former ODU players receive suspended sentences in sexual assault case

    Former Old Dominion football players Reid Evans and Markell Wilkins received suspended sentences Monday in Norfolk Circuit Court, stemming from a sexual assault case in an ODU dorm in June 2012. Evans and Wilkins pled guilty, via Alford plea, to...
  • Japanese court rules against nuclear operator in suicide suit

    FUKUSHIMA Japan (Reuters) - The operator of Japanese nuclear reactors that melted down in 2011 is responsible for the suicide of a woman who became depressed after the accident and it must pay $472,000 in compensation, a court ruled on Tuesday. The...
  • The X-way case against Scott Batterson - no slam dunk

    The trial of indicted Expressway Authority member Scott Batterson is now underway. And from what I’ve gathered, reading nearly 900 pages of testimony, the state has its work cut out. Sure, there is a mountain of evidence of impropriety. And...
  • U.S. appeals court challenges states on gay marriage bans

    CHICAGO (Reuters) - A U.S. appeals court in Chicago appeared ready to strike down gay marriage bans in Indiana and Wisconsin after vigorously challenging the two states' attorneys at a hearing on Tuesday. The oral arguments before a three-judge panel...
  • Pennsylvania inmate accused of plotting to kidnap judge, prison officials

    GETTYSBURG — A convicted kidnapper faces new charges in a plot to abduct a Pennsylvania judge and his wife and two corrections officials in a scheme to escape from prison, court documents revealed Monday. Anthony Marcus Davis, 29, of Harrisburg,...
  • More charges in drowning deaths of car passengers in Naperville

    More charges in drowning deaths of car passengers in Naperville
    A Geneva man who allegedly drove his car "like a white streak" into a Naperville lake last month, resulting in the drownings of two friends, is facing additional counts of aggravated DUI, according to prosecutors. Michael T. Szot, 21, formally pleaded...
  • U.S. confident its $5 billion S&P lawsuit was not retaliation

    (Reuters) - The United States, which is suing Standard & Poor's for $5 billion over its credit ratings, said on Monday it is confident that documents the rating agency wants for its defense will not show that the lawsuit was filed in retaliation for a...
  • Court hears arguments on voters having to prove citizenship

    One day before Arizona’s primary election, the U.S. 10th Circuit Court of Appeals in Denver heard arguments Monday on the constitutionality of voters having to prove citizenship through a passport or birth certificate before they can register to...
  • U.S. judge questions shareholder settlement with HP over Autonomy

    U.S. judge questions shareholder settlement with HP over Autonomy
    SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - A U.S. judge cast doubt on Monday over a proposed agreement struck between Hewlett-Packard Co and plaintiff shareholders to settle a lawsuit over the computing giant's botched acquisition of Autonomy Plc. At a hearing on...
  • McDonnell trial: Former governor, prosecutor spar for five hours

    McDonnell trial: Former governor, prosecutor spar for five hours
    RICHMOND – Former Gov. Bob McDonnell faced his accusers Monday, fielding the prosecution’s questions with a set jaw, a narrowed stare and careful pauses before yes and no answers. After nearly five hours questioning, Assistant U.S....