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The Cuyahoga County law director's office has been subpoenaed by prosecutors seeking records involving county officials and documents dealing with Westlake-based information management company, Hyland Software. The subpoena was sent to Cuyahoga County Law Director Robert Triozzi on Jan.
Rock Island County State's Attorney John McGehee said Friday that he has referred to the Illinois State's Attorney Appellate prosecutor's Office the case ... duties the case will be assigned to the Illinois State's Attorneys Appellate prosecutors Office for an objective, independent State's Attorneys discharge of ...

Central Point, Ore. (AP) - prosecutors in Oregon say they will not file charges against an Arizona man who struck and killed a 13-year-old girl as she was waiting for the school bus. Authorities in Jackson County worked for weeks to determine who was responsible for the hit-and-run death of Meadow ...
Voters first elected Murray to the position in November 2010, after he had spent decades as Concord's city prosecutor. ... Murray succeeds Emily Gray Rice who resigned in March after Attorney General Jeff Sessions sought the resignation of 46 Federal Prosecutors who had served under the Obama ...

JACKSON, N.J. (AP) -- Two former high-ranking officials with a New Jersey youth baseball league whose all-star team played in the Little League World Series last summer have been accused of misappropriating more than $118,000 in league funds. Tony Del Vecchio, who had been president of the ...
BERLIN, N.J. (AP) -- prosecutors say a New Jersey diner owner hired his friend to burn it down last month so he could collect on an insurance claim. Thomas Giannisis, a 51-year-old Bellmawr resident who owned the Country Town Diner in Berlin, and 56-year-old Robert Zbikowski, of Mount Holly, are ...
prosecutors will seek the death penalty against an admitted gang member accused of killing his cousin before fatally shooting one Whittier police officer and ... Keith Boyer, 53, and Patrick Hazell arrived at the scene of the accident and ordered Mejia out of his car, he opened fire on them, prosecutors said.
North Carolina prosecutors have finished presenting evidence against a white homeowner who shot an unarmed black man after complaining about "hoodlums" in his neighborhood. Feb. 16, 2018, at ... prosecutor Patrick Latour said Friday that the state was resting its case against Chad Copley. The court ...
prosecutors have amended charges and requested their cases be transferred to adult court for the six juveniles accused of robbing a Huber Heights AT&T ... The Montgomery County prosecutor's Office has announced a press conference to discuss the ongoing criminal cases surrounding the AT&T robbery ...
MACHIASPORT, Maine (AP) -- Authorities say a Maine man was pointing a gun before a law enforcement officer opened fire, injuring the man and his girlfriend. An attorney for Jason Jackson previously told the Bangor Daily News that he was unarmed when he was shot Dec. 9 in Machiasport.
Milwaukee -- The mother of a baby girl who died after a fire near 28th and Meinecke has now been formally charged. 1-year-old Quamyiia Owens died at the hospital Sunday, Feb. 11 after the fire Saturday, Feb. 10 prosecutors say was sparked by Owens' brother, after three children were left home alone ...
FILE - This photo provided by the Macon County Sheriff's Office in Decatur, Ill., shows Brendt Christensen. Lawyers for Christensen, a former physics student accused of kidnapping and killing Yingying Zhang, a University of Illinois scholar from China, intend to ask the presiding federal judge to recuse ...
Federal Prosecutors recommended a teen who sent death threats to a Vermont high school be sentenced to probation despite his violation of court ... The Burlington Press reports prosecutors maintained their recommendation earlier this week of a five-year probation sentence for 19-year-old Josiah Leach.
Chicago police Cmdr. Paul Bauer was shot six times in the head, neck, torso, back and wrist, Cook County prosecutors alleged Thursday as Shomari ... prosecutors revealed that three civilian witnesses identified Legghette in a police lineup as the man who struggled with Bauer at the top of a stairwell ...
"I'm not saying white is evil and black is righteous," said King, acknowledging there are examples of draconian black prosecutors and compassionate white prosecutors. "But it's troubling when a system that primarily targets people of color has almost exclusively white men, and conservative white men at ...

A Marion County deputy prosecutor has been disciplined after mocking a public defender during a trial. Attorney Mark Nicholson said he was cross-examining a witness in a DUI case on Jan. 18 as deputy prosecutor Peter Beyel projected evidence onto a video screen for the judge and jury to see.
JWP producers want to interview Nisman's relatives and those who were at the scene when Nisman's dead body was found in his apartment on January 18, 2015. They include former Argentine National Security Secretary Sergio Berni; prosecutor Viviana Fein, who investigated the case in the initial stage; ...
The Pulaski County prosecuting attorney's office has cleared a Little Rock officer of criminal wrongdoing in the fatal shooting of a 22-year-old man last spring, according to a deputy prosecutor. Little Rock officer Jonathan Gonzalez fatally shot Austin Snyder outside a west Little Rock hotel on April 5.
Lansing -- Special Prosecutor Bill Forsyth on Wednesday defended the independence of his investigation into Michigan State University amid questions and criticism over his contract and appointment agreement with Attorney General Bill Schuette. Forsyth will earn $12,333 a month while leading the probe ...
CAIRO (AP) -- A senior Islamist leader detained over alleged links to Egypt's outlawed Muslim Brotherhood group was referred to state security prosecutors for questioning on Thursday, according to security officials, in the latest move by authorities against critics ahead of next month's presidential election.
Senior attorneys in the State prosecutor's Office were scathingly critical of the police's handling of the recommendations to prosecute Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu for bribery in Cases 1,000 and 2,000, the Israel Television News Company reported Wednesday. According to the report, the senior ...
Federal Prosecutors will seek a nearly four-year sentence Thursday for Oregon refuge occupier Jason Patrick, arguing that he was one of the leaders of the 2016 takeover and among the first to arrive armed. Patrick also has "proved to be difficult to supervise'' while out of custody before and during his trial, ...
The American prosecutor working to bring to justice former members of the Kosovo Liberation army accused of crimes against ethnic Serbs in Kosovo's war for independence announced Thursday he is stepping down at the end of next month. Specialist prosecutor David Schwendiman issued a statement ...
In 2004, while acting as counsel for the State Bar, she secured a disbarment against Ken Peasley, a well-known Pima County prosecutor, for prosecutor misconduct. It was the first time in the country that a prosecutor had been disbarred, and Clark's findings led to two murder convictions being overturned.
Troy Bashor, left, sits with his attorney Peter Lacny in Missoula County Justice Court, where Bashor pleaded not guilty to a charge of misdemeanor sexual assault, on Nov. 14, 2017, for allegedly molesting a student. Bashor, a Frenchtown high school music teacher, recently was charged with felony sexual ...
"That conventional wisdom has been turned on its head," said David Alan Sklansky, a professor at Stanford Law school who studies prosecutors and how they wield power. "In a growing number of races, people have defeated incumbents by running on platforms that are very policy heavy. They're not ...
A New Mexico Supreme Court ruling reduces a man's sentences for killing of a young boy in Curry County but a prosecutor says she's satisfied the 38-year-old inmate still must spend decades behind bars. The state high court's ruling Thursday reduces Noe Torres' sentence to life plus 31½ years to life plus ...
Tenorio added that the request of the defense for an order of no communication between the detective and prosecutor regarding the investigation of the case will affect all cases under investigation. "The next thing you know no detectives will be talking to prosecutors," added Tenorio. The two defense ...
Dallas (AP) -- A man who was exonerated after spending 12 years on Texas' death row is getting the chance to question lawyers who are running to become Dallas' top prosecutor. Anthony Graves on Saturday moderated a panel of candidates for Dallas County district attorney. He called the event an ...
ALLENTOWN, Pa. - When testimony resumes 9 a.m. Monday in the Allentown pay-to-play trial, the focus will return to a pool design contract that investigators allege mysteriously went to a firm not supported by the committee tasked with choosing the winner. Monday marks the start of the fourth week of ...
Khan said he also plans to work on whistleblower cases and insurance coverage disputes, using "the same muscles I used as a prosecutor." Khan said that at 35-lawyer Spector Gadon he also advised public officials and candidates, and he expects to continue working with those clients at his new firm.
prosecutors: psychiatrists, Marketer Had Kickback Plot. Federal Prosecutors say two New Orleans-area psychiatrists and a health-care marketer are accused of participating in a kickback scheme, and the doctors also are accused of health-care fraud. Feb. 11, 2018, at 5:58 p.m.. prosecutors: Psychiatrists, Marketer Had ...
prosecutors said that they filed the lawsuit on Sunday for fear that the sale could leave the employees without adequate redress. "Any sale of The Weinstein Company must ensure that victims will be compensated, employees will be protected going forward, and that neither perpetrators nor enables will be ...
prosecutors say they'll object to releasing data connected to Prince's death because a Criminal Investigation is ongoing. KSTP-TV reported this week that attorneys for Prince's family members are requesting access to investigative data as the siblings determine whether to file a wrongful death lawsuit.
ALBANY - prosecutors may have locked up their own star witness in the Joseph Percoco corruption trial, but they still want him to look good when he resumes his testimony in a Manhattan courtroom on Monday morning. U.S. Attorney Geoffrey Berman on Saturday wrote to a judge presiding over the trial ...
Foote, 45, is a graduate of the University of Colorado law school, and has worked in the Boulder County District Attorney's Office since 2004 and as a prosecutor since 2002. A Lafayette resident, Foote also has represented parts of Longmont, Lafayette and Louisville in the state House of Representatives for ...
ATTLEBORO, Mass. (AP) -- The director of a Massachusetts zoo has been charged with fraudulently obtaining animal medications by using the zoo veterinarian's Drug Enforcement Agency number without authorization. the sun Chronicle reports that Jean Benchimol, director of the Capron Park Zoo in ...
Michigan prosecutors aren't planning to bring additional sexual assault charges against imprisoned sports doctor Larry Nassar, even though abuse allegations are still being reported. Kent Cassella, a spokesman at Michigan State University, says there have been more than 60 allegations reported to ...
The U.S. charged 36 people in a take-down of an international cybercrime ring that prosecutors say used the slogan "In fraud We Trust" and stole $530 million with the help of pilfered identities and malware. The Justice Department on Wednesday announced the racketeering conspiracy along with the ...
An attorney for one of the teenagers charged in connection with tossing a sandbag over an overpass onto a car argued Wednesday that police did not legally stop the juveniles on Indiana Avenue. Demetrius Wimberly, 14, the only youth who has not entered a plea in connection to the death of Marquise ...
Marion County prosecutor Terry Curry said in a statement that comments politicizing the fatal crash were "ghoulish and inappropriate," The Associated Press reported on Wednesday. Curry said that his office would "vigorously prosecute" the case, according to the AP. "We are disheartened that ghoulish ...
police removed the woman and her 4-year-old son from the home, and were communicating with Barba "when they saw him holding a rifle," according to an account from the prosecutor's office. "Barba pointed the rifle at police and a Brooklawn officer fired his rifle but did not hit Mr. Barba," said the account.
prosecutors: Zoo Director Fraudulently Obtained Animal Drugs. The director of a Massachusetts zoo has been charged with fraudulently obtaining animal medications by using the zoo veterinarian's Drug Enforcement Agency number without authorization. Feb. 7, 2018, at 10:06 a.m.. prosecutors: Zoo Director Fraudulently ...
In previous killings of priests, Mexican prosecutors have appeared to rush to associate the slayings with the victims' use of alcohol. Church leaders have called some of those comments an attempt to smear slain priests. Mexico has been an exceedingly dangerous place for priests, especially in Veracruz, ...
The Tri-County Sheriff's Association was investigating the death of Mosiah Prettypaint, 39. Prettypaint was found unresponsive in his cell on Jan. 7 and died the next day. Details on what happened or how Prettypaint died have not been released. Assistant Chief Deputy prosecutor Penny North Shaul said a ...
Ocean County prosecutor Joseph Coronato is likely ending his time in office soon as his his five-year term comes to a close and new Gov. Phil Murphy nominates a new prosecutor. Coronato is considered by many in law enforcement and justice as leading New Jersey's efforts in Narcan use among first ...
Ukraine's top prosecutor has said he will not seek to renew a nightly curfew on opposition leader Mikheil Saakashvili. "Saakashvili has finally begun to appear for questioning so when the restrictive measure [curfew] imposed on him expires, we will not renew it. He is appearing after receiving summonses, ...
prosecutors say Sanders has a third child who is safe. Citing a prosecutor's statements in court, the Boston Globe reports Sanders is accused of stabbing the eight-year-old 50 times with a kitchen knife as part of a "ritual incident," and then attacking her five-year-old when she concluded the first child's death ...


 

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