Criminal Defense Law News
News on Criminal Defense Law continually updated from thousands of sources around the net.
36 min ago | Recordpub.com
The Plain Dealer of Cleveland reports a court order signed Friday moves Stokes' current criminal cases to an administrative judge and divides her future criminal cases among the court's 11 other judges who handle similar dockets.
Trending on the Topix Network
4 hrs ago | Manchester Journal
After a weekend in jail, Chris Brown is facing a court hearing over his dismissal from rehab and whether he should be given additional penalties, which could include more time behind bars.
HARRISBURG – Pennsylvania Attorney General Kathleen Kane on Sunday defended her office's decision not to pursue criminal charges in an investigation into whether four Democratic state lawmakers from Philadelphia accepted illegal payments.
Investigators are hoping to learn the cause of the deadly explosion that leveled two New York City apartment buildings now that most of the rubble has been cleared away.
Defense attorneys said Sunday that an Army general has agreed to a plea deal that includes the dropping of sexual assault charges against him.
It was a chilling crime and, even with a quick arrest, disturbing questions lingered.
Lewis Little, 20, said the clamping of the door when it closed shut still echoes in his mind.
An ex-police officer, his wife and her former boss have been arrested after more than $50,000 in unauthorized purchases were made on a Central Texas co-op's credit cards.
Former celebrity lawyer Dominic Barbara has pleaded guilty on Long Island to charges including violating his ex-wife's protection order.
Two men admitted to being part of a scam to steal financial information from Long Island Railroad passengers using hidden cameras and credit card skimmers, announced the Nassau County District Attorney.
The legislation would tighten rules in what can be a lucrative scrap metal market, giving police and prosecutors more tools to bolster cases against thieves.
This Jan. 30, 2012 file photo shows Young Lee, one of the former founders of the Pinkberry yogurt chain stands with his attorney Philip Kent Cohen, right, during his arraignment in the Los Angeles Criminal Courts Building in Los Angeles.
The Los Angeles Times has dismissed a reporter after discovering he had an inappropriate relationship with someone who was a source for a front-page story that the newspaper says contained an error.
A popular fifth-grade teacher will not face prosecution for fatally shooting a knife-wielding prowler in a ski mask who turned out to be his 15-year-old son, a prosecutor announced Friday.
Once you're logged in, at the top of each article, video or slideshow you will see a list of your Facebook friends who recently visited Choose to share stories you'e read with your friends or turn sharing OFF to keep your reading experience anonymous .
In this Aug. 16, 2013 file photo, a man wears an American flag as he walks past a vendor selling tie-dyed products at the first day of Hempfest in Seattle.