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Thousands gathered in downtown Ventura on Saturday for the March for Justice, a protest organized to coincide with the women's March on Washington and hundreds of similar marches happening around the world.
"Judge Jose Luis Garza is a sitting state judge and is entitled to judicial immunity under allegations pleaded by plaintiffs as there are no specific factual allegations (rational or otherwise) of Judge Garza doing anything outside of his judicial ...
For more than a decade, the founders and drivers of Mile High Cab have waged a bitter internal battle for control of an enterprise that, like a phoenix, repeatedly rises to life despite expectations of its death.
Judge Kevin Crane was named presiding judge of the 13th judicial court. In this April 2012 photo, Crane, who served as prosecutor in Ryan Ferguson's murder trial, testifies during an evidentiary hearing for Ferguson at the Cole County Circuit Court in ...
According to the Johnson County Sheriff's Office's website, Honorable William Pearson was arrested for fleeing, reckless driving, refusal to submit to a chemical test, and a DWI.
Albuquerque, N.M. (KRQE) - The woman accused of crashing a stolen van into a family's car faced a judge Saturday. police say 21-year-old Elexus Groves and an unidentified man were in a stolen van Wednesday when they sped through a stop sign ...
Just six justices heard arguments Wednesday in an appeal by former Attorney General John Ashcroft and other former top officials to shut down a lawsuit filed by Muslim men who were detained for months in harsh conditions in a Brooklyn jail after the ...
President Donald Trump can hire his son-in-law, Jared Kushner, as a senior White House adviser without breaking federal anti-nepotism laws, the U.S.
Lots of ATL police now on MLK Drive to keep marchers on designated route. Thousands now leaving. - Berndt Petersen (@BPetersenWSB) January 21, 2017.
Joining Rosen in his new endeavor is retired U.S. Bankruptcy Judge Steven Rhodes, who oversaw the bankruptcy case and chose Rosen to mediate the controversy; attorney Clarence (Rocky) Pozza Jr.
State District Judge Patrick Garcia is scheduled for trial in April after the El Paso County district attorney's office determined the misdemeanor case should be prosecuted.
Citing her background as a prosecutor and attorney in private practice, Kelly Kline announced her candidacy for Berks County judge Friday evening at the DoubleTree by Hilton hotel in Reading. "I stand before you humbled as I take the next step in my ...
Last year, a federal court of appeals struck down a 2011 Texas law that required voter identification as racially discriminatory under the Voting rights Act, but remanded a portion of the case to a federal judge to determine whether or not the state ...
A three-judge federal court panel has blocked Alabama from using in next year's elections 12 legislative districts challenged as unconstitutional by black political groups.
A federal judge on Friday struck from the record in the Jeremy Johnson case a statement that claimed that another judge had advised an attorney not to disclose a possible conflict of interest when she was appointed to represent the now-imprisoned St.
As Gambia's defeated authoritarian ruler prepares to leave the country, human rights activists demand that he be held accountable for alleged abuses.
Garry McCarthy responds to Department of Justice report on the Chicago police Department.
State District Judge Patrick Garcia is scheduled for trial in April after the El Paso County district attorney's office determined the misdemeanor case should be prosecuted.
A U.S. bankruptcy court judge granted Avaya approval on Friday to tap $425 million of the $725 million loan proposed to carry the telecommunications company through its restructuring, funds the company said were essential to continue operations.
Friends of the Earth US called the action "a powerful signal to the world that the Trump administration's anti-science, anti-justice, pro-corporate approach to climate does not mean the people of the US aren't going to continue standing up and ...
On Inauguration day, Trump administration issues promise to end the 'dangerous anti-police atmosphere'
His attorneys asked Dane County Circuit Judge Valerie Bailey-Rihn to dismiss two counts of stalking, a sexual assault charge and a disorderly conduct charge.
Texas judge cited after allegedly making obscene gesture. A state district judge in El Paso is accused of shaking his middle finger at another judge in a fit of anger and now has a court date after being charged with disorderly conduct. Jan. 20, 2017 ...
Nick Kyrgios pokes John McEnroe throughout the press conference after losing his second-round match against Andreas Seppi. (0:32).
Guzman stood unshackled before a federal judge and pleaded not guilty to 17 counts covering nearly a quarter-century of drug trafficking, including the operation of a continuing criminal enterprise.
Lackawanna County Judge Terrence Nealon will head a statewide board to oversee a new continuing education requirement for Pennsylvania's 635 judges. After the state Supreme Court declared the new rules last month, it selected 12 judges and legal ...
As Alabama's attorney general, Pryor successfully prosecuted and removed Alabama Chief Justice Roy Moore, who refused to obey a federal court order to remove a Ten Commandments monument from the state Judicial Building. ... Judge Sykes has taken a ...
FILE- In this March 4, 2015, file photo, Brazil's Supreme Court Justice Teori Zavascki attends a session of the Supreme Court in Brasilia, Brazil.
Ever since the release of Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice, DC films has been putting the entire DCEU slate through a tonal shift.
A federal judge late Saturday temporarily blocked the U.S. government from quickly approving any proposal by North Carolina Gov.
Of all the Justice League characters slated to debut this year, no one is more intriguing than Ray Fisher's Cyborg. Vic Stone has the smallest catalog of stories to pull from, so working alongside the other DC heroes becomes an immense challenge from a ...
"There will always be cases where circumstances call for, if not practically compel, sentences which exceed the standard guideline recommendations," Judge Bender wrote, noting that trial judges have wide discretion. "However, we expect that sentencing ...
Governor-elect Jim Justice made his final cabinet secretary appointments Saturday less than two days from taking office. Justice has chosen Tom Smith, an engineer with years of federal highways experience, to be his Secretary of Transportation. Smith ...
If the jury finds such, a three-judge panel is convened to determine whether the aggravating factors outweigh any mitigating factors in the defendant's favor.
"As money in elections becomes more predominant, citizens rightfully ask whether justice is for sale," the former judges wrote in their petition to the high court. "The appearance of partiality that large campaign donations cause ... In a meeting with ...
Dean Angelo, head of the Fraternal Order of Police in Chicago, responds to a critical report by the Justice Department that highlights a pattern of civil rights violations by Chicago police officers.
LITTLE FALLS - Ernest P. Fronzuto has been named interim municipal court judge, filling a one-year term on the bench. Fronzuto was appointed by Little Falls Mayor James Damiano at the Township Council meeting Jan. 9. He will fill in for longtime ...
How does Oregon, a state that has voted blue in every gubernatorial and presidential election since 1988 and which was one of the first states to legalize marijuana, end up with a criminal justice system that more closely resembles the Deep South than ...
A Travis County judge has dismissed a flurry of claims brought against South by Southwest, the city...
WASHINGTON - The Justice Department's inspector general said Thursday that he would open a broad investigation into how the F.B.
If the jury finds that aggravating factors were present in the murder, a three-judge panel is convened to determine whether they outweigh any mitigating factors in the defendant's favor.
In a 2015 dissent, Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, citing a New York Times article examining arbitration agreements, wrote that the 2011 decision and later ones "have predictably resulted in the deprivation of consumers' rights to seek redress for losses ...
Mayor Rahm Emanuel called the Justice Department's findings "sobering." He spoke at a news conference in Chicago on Friday at which Attorney General Loretta E. Lynch and Chicago's police superintendent, Eddie Johnson, also appeared.
When 8-year-old Michele was told to pick someone for "Superhero Day" at her school, one person immediately came to mind: U.S. Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg. With over-sized glasses, a slicked back bun and the book "I Dissent: Ruth Bader ...






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