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3 hrs ago | South Carolina Lawyers Weekly
U.S. Attorney Bill Nettles said Wednesday that Benton T. Hall of Mesa, Ariz., had pleaded guilty to conspiracy to obstruct justice.
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4 hrs ago | Canada.com
Stanley Wrice, left, convicted of rape and sentenced to 100 years in prison in 1982 gives a thumbs-up sign as he and his attorney Jennifer Bonjean, leave Pontiac Correctional Center Wednesday, Dec. 11, 2013 in Pontiac, Ill.
6 hrs ago | Alabama Live
The federal trial of a man, who faces a possible death sentence if convicted in the 2007 slayings of two Bessemer bank tellers and the wounding of two others during a robbery, has been delayed.
9 hrs ago | Texarkana Gazette
A New Boston, Texas, woman pleaded guilty in a Texarkana federal court Tuesday to developing and producing a biological agent for use as a weapon.
13 hrs ago | Forbes.com
A Colorado town was scheduled to vote today on a measure that would allow its residents to shoot down drones.
Three Northern Nevada men received federal prison sentences this week for child pornography convictions, the U.S. Attorney's Office announced.
Former Detroit Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick must pay $4.5 million to the water department, a conservative estimate of the profits enjoyed by a contractor who got excavation work through corruption at city hall, a judge ruled Tuesday.
A Federal Way man accused of viciously beating a Sikh cab driver while shouting anti-Muslim slurs is headed to federal prison for the hate crime.
Prosecutors are asking for a four-year term for 50-year-old Jamie W. Larson of Federal Way, and his defense lawyer has asked for a two-and-a-half-year term.
An Australian pedophile sentenced to 30 years' jail in the US for sharing the adopted son he bought for $US8000 with a global network of child molesters says he is not a "monster".
An Orange County attorney has been sentenced to a year and a day in federal prison for a bribery scheme to get a criminal case dismissed against one of his clients.
According to court documents, Kazaryan hacked into hundreds of online accounts, obtaining naked pictures from those accounts, then extorted the victims to provide additional photos and videos.
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A 27-year-old Southern California man, who admitted hacking into hundreds of social media and email accounts to get women to pose naked for him, was sentenced Monday to five years in federal prison.
A woman came face-to-face Monday with the man who paid a gang hitman to murder her son, as a federal judge sentenced Jose Morales to life in prison.
The sellers were Haybar Group LLC, led by Bryan Hosto, and two limited liability companies led by Isaac Smith: KP Little Rock and KP Little Rock II.
A retired San Diego public schoolteacher and counselor will serve 7 years in federal prison for collecting nearly a million images of child pornography.