Samara Weaving and Ismael Cruz Cordova have joined the cast of Showtime’s comedy pilot SMILF. Frankie Shaw writes, directs and stars in the project, which is based on her film that won the Short Film Jury Award at Sundance last year. Set...Show More Summary
Lawyers in New Jersey’s “Bridgegate” trial will begin delivering closing arguments on Thursday, seeking to sway jurors deliberating the fate of two former allies of Governor Chris Christie. Jurors heard more than a month of testimony in the trial of Bridget Anne Kelly,...
NJ.com reports, “After six weeks of testimony, dozens of witnesses and declarations of innocence from the two former Christie administration insiders now on trial, the defense in the Bridgegate scandal has rested. Summations are scheduled...Show More Summary
A Manhattan jury awarded $10 million to a man who spent 15 minutes trapped between an automated subway platform extender and a train.
Dr. Bull and the TAC had their work cut out for them in Bull episode 5, since their client had already confessed to killing his fiance. However, false confessions do happen, and it was up to them to prove to the jury how that happened here. Show More Summary
The jury was struggling to reach a verdict in the trial of Ammon and Ryan Bundy and five other people in connection with the armed occupation of the Malheur National Wildlife Refuge in eastern Oregon.
Jurors signaled they may be having a difficult time reaching a verdict in the trial of Ammon Bundy and six other militants who staged an armed takeover of an Oregon nature preserve. The jury sent a note to the court Tuesday afternoon asking the judge for guidance if they’re able to...
The Chicago International Film Festival is more than just an occasion for one of the largest and longest running North American fests to display its latest discoveries. It's also an event where audiences and jury members alike dive into a pool of endless cinematic ideas and leave with some unexpected favorites. Show More Summary
Jury selection begins in trial of former campus police officer charged with murder.
Former Attorney General Kathleen Kane was sentenced to 10 to 23 months in prison Monday. The sentencing followed a jury trial in August where Kane was found guilty of perjury, obstruction, and other charges. Kane has been the villain...Show More Summary
Channel 27 in Harrisburg reported today that former Pennsylvania Attorney General Kathleen Kane (D) has been sentenced to 10 to 23 months in prison for leaking grand jury materials to the media and then lying about it under oath. Kane was also sentenced to eight years of probation. She was convicted on August 15 of two felonies involving perjury, and seven misdemeanors.
Paul Beatty has won the prestigious Man Booker Prize for his acclaimed novel The Sellout, becoming the first American writer to do so. The award is determined by a five-person jury, and in this case, the decision was unanimous. Beatty’s...Show More Summary
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (FOX) -- A federal grand jury indicted a former Raymore wedding photographer for allegedly tricking dozens of women into having sex with him under the guise they were rehearsing for pornographic movies. The U.S. Attorney's...Show More Summary
Jury duty happens. I’ll admit it: when the official-looking envelope arrived, my first thoughts were not excitement to participate in the democratic process. They were, How can I get out of this so I don’t waste too much of my life?My previous experience with jury duty consisted of me checking the... Continue reading
Journalists across the country are assessing the fallout a week after a North Carolina jury awarded nearly $6 million in libel verdicts against The Raleigh News & Observer and one of its reporters. The case seems to provide more evidence...Show More Summary
by Sydney Brownstone Multiple Kansas City women say that a man posed as a porn photographer online and deceived them into fake, sex-based auditions. Sound familiar? Henryk Sadura/Shutterstock A Missouri man has been indicted by a federal...Show More Summary
Pennsylvania’s two-year ordeal with its Attorney General Kathleen Kane has come to an end. The first female Democrat elected to the office (it...
The nephews of the Venezuelan first lady will be allowed to wear ties instead of shackles in court at their drug trial. Barring a last minute plea deal, the jury … Click to Continue »
The off-duty Navasota police officer working security at a northwest Harris County apartment complex thought he saw a teenager with marijuana. The teenager and his friend, sitting in a Chevy Malibu, thought they saw a robber approaching them with a gun. What began with officer Rey Garza’s mere suspicion, however, ended with Garza’s fatal shooting [...]Show More Summary
Kathleen Kane, the former Attorney General for Pennsylvania, will be going to prison between ten to twenty-three years for illegally leaking information about a rival from a grand jury and lying about it under oath (known as perjury). Only CBS News covered it on their online homepage among the likes of ABC News, CNN and […]