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2 hrs ago | Dallas Morning News
Dallas County Commissioner John Wiley Price and three other defendants pleaded guilty Friday to federal conspirancy and influence-peddling charges.
6 hrs ago | Business Journal
A Tampa woman has been sentenced to 15 months in federal prison for conspiracy to commit marriage fraud.
10 hrs ago | Detroit Free Press
A Rochester Hills man has been sentenced to nearly three years in prison for jury tampering and lying to federal agents.
14 hrs ago | The Town Talk
The nation's largest prison system has spent more than $36.5 million on psychotropic drugs to treat thousands of offenders in the past four years, according to federal Bureau of Prisons data supplied to USA TODAY.
A condemned murderer took nearly two hours to die and gasped for about 90 minutes during an execution in Arizona that quickly rekindled the national debate on capital punishment in the U.S. The nearly two-hour execution of a convicted murderer prompted a series of phone calls involving the governor's office, the prison director, lawyers and judges ... (more)
The nation's third botched execution in six months offers more evidence for the courts that lethal injection carries too many risks and amounts to cruel and unusual punishment, death-row lawyers and other... The nation's third botched execution in six months offers more evidence for the courts that lethal injection carries too many risks and ... (more)
Officials are investigating the death of an inmate at a federal prison medical center in Missouri.
It's mid-afternoon on a sunny summer Saturday in Holland and teens are starting to arrive at the northside apartment of their boxing coach Frankie Cisneros.
German efforts to prosecute aging war criminals suffered a setback this week with the death of a retired Philadelphia toolmaker who had long been in the crosshairs of Nazi hunters.
U.S. District Judge Keith Starrett sentenced Scott Walker, a private consultant and former congressional staffer, to 18 months in prison, saying beforehand Walker and his father abused the Mississippi Department of Marine Resources.
The U.S. 6th Circuit Court of Appeals found no mistakes in the handling of the cases of former Lexington attorney Bryan Coffman, 51, and Tennessee businessman Gary Moss Milby, 60. Both men were convicted in May 2011 of multiple charges of mail, wire and securities fraud.
Yadira Garcia, 35, of Alamo, could be sentenced to as much as 30 years in federal prison after she was convicted of lying on purchase records for five assault rifles she says she used bingo winnings to pay for.
British gay porn star Bruno Knight used some of the skills he's picked up in the adult film industry which led to his arrest at Los Angeles Airport on June 16 for trying to traffic samples of crystal meth from the U.S. to the U.K. via his anus.
The Journal-Star reports 26-year-old Aeiral Yarbrough and 24-year-old Deona White pleaded guilty in federal court Tuesday.
Prosecutors say the leader of a Texas-based drug ring that supplied at least eight other states has been sentenced to nearly 23 years in federal prison.
A 34-year-old Shiprock man pleaded guilty Monday in district court to two felony counts for firing shots at his ex-girlfriend's boyfriend and threatening the couple in numerous voice mails.
Updated: Fri Jul 25, 2014 04:50 pm
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