Tag: Legal proceedings

Suit: Brown failed to protect women from sexual misconduct

Brown University has systematically and repeatedly failed to protect women from rape and other sexual misconduct, according to a federal class action lawsuit filed recently...

Indiana woman guilty of murder in stepdaughter’s slaying

A jury has convicted a northern Indiana woman of the strangulation death of her 10-year-old stepdaughter ByThe Associated Press August 7, 2021, 8:56 PM •...

Schools sue and mayor defies Arkansas mask mandate ban

Arkansas’ ban on mask mandates faces a new legal challenge and defiance from the mayor of the state capital as the state’s coronavirus cases continue...

Ex-airman sentenced to 45 months for leaking drone info

ALEXANDRIA, Va. — A former Air Force intelligence analyst who once helped find targets for deadly U.S. drone strikes was sentenced to 45 months in...

EXPLAINER: Does suspension end Giuliani’s career in law?

CHICAGO — The days of practicing law for the mob-busting prosecutor turned point man for pushing Donald Trump’s false claims about the 2020 election may...

Judge denies adding rape charges in Kristin Smart case

A judge has denied a prosecutor’s bid to file rape charges against the man accused of killing California college student Kristin Smart, who went missing...

Judge: Newsom can’t be listed as Democrat on recall ballot

A judge has ruled California Gov. Gavin Newsom can’t put his Democratic Party affiliation on the ballot voters see when they decide whether to remove...

Victims of California synagogue shooting can sue gunmaker

A California judge has decided victims of the 2019 synagogue shooting near San Diego that killed one worshiper can sue the manufacturer of the semiautomatic...

Rioters accused of erasing content from social media, phones

PHOENIX — They flaunted their participation in the Jan. 6 riot at the U.S. Capitol on social media and then, apparently realizing they were in...

Claims of murder plot against GOP candidate in Florida court

Claims by one Republican congressional candidate that another GOP hopeful plotted to kill her have landed in a Florida courtroom By CURT ANDERSON AP Legal...

Hawaii soldier pleads not guilty to murder in wife’s death

A Hawaii-based soldier is pleading not guilty in military court to first-degree premeditated murder in the January beating and stabbing death of his wife ByThe...

Students pulled from car by Atlanta police announce lawsuit

Attorneys say two students pulled from their car and hit with stun guns by Atlanta police while they were stuck in traffic caused by protests...

Pastor seeks revival of suit challenging virus restrictions

Abut 100 people gathered and prayed outside of a federal appeals court in New Orleans to show support for Louisiana minister Tony Spell By KEVIN...

Falwell: Liberty University lawsuit is excuse to shame him

Jerry Falwell Jr. is asking a court in Virginia to dismiss the lawsuit Liberty University filed over his headline-grabbing departure last year as leader of...