The jury at thewell-endowed international Paloma O’Shea piano competition have announced a homogenous set of finalists: all male, and all but one of them Asian. Here‘s the pack: Jinhyung Park (Korea, 18) Juan Perez Floristán (Spain, 22), Kazuya Saito (Japan, 25), Akihiro Sakiya (Japan, 26), David Jae-Weon Huh (Korea, 28) and Jianing Kong (China, 29).
After less than three hours of weighing sentences, the jury in the James Holmes trial has reached a verdict. The court will convene 12:30 p.m. MST on Monday to announce whether Holmes, who was found guilty on all 165 charges earlierShow More Summary
A Manhattan jury has smacked the so-called “king of cranes” with another $48 million verdict on Monday.
A jury in London found Tom Hayes guilty of conspiring to manipulate the global benchmark interest rate.
By Kirstin Ridley LONDON (Reuters) - Tom Hayes, a former UBS and Citigroup trader, was found guilty of charges of conspiracy to defraud on Monday as a jury delivered its verdict in the first trial of a defendant accused of Libor interest rate rigging. Show More Summary
Update: Hayes has been sentenced to 14 years in jail. Tom Hayes, the former UBS trader standing trial for his role in manipulating LIBOR, was found guilty on eight counts in a London court. The jury, which deliberated for a week, was unanimous in its decision. Show More Summary
Mark Iannicelli has been charged with 7 counts of jury tampering. He did not pressure jurors in a case to vote one way or the other. All he did was set up a booth near the courthouse and distribute pamphlets that contained information...Show More Summary
Via the New York Times: Ken Paxton, the Republican attorney general of Texas and a former state legislator, has been indicted by a grand jury on charges of securities fraud and of failing to register with the state securities board, officials said. Show More Summary
DENVER DA: Passing out leaflets informing jurors of their legal right to nullify convictions is “jury tampering.” No, it’s free speech.
Almost a year ago, a Texas Travis County grand jury handed down two felony indictments against then-Gov. Rick Perry. The indictments allege Perry abused the powers of his office when he threatened to veto funding for the state’s public integrity unit unless Travis County District Attorney Rosemary Lehmberg, who had pleaded guilty to drunken driving, [...]Show More Summary
Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton (R) has been indicted by a grand jury, multiple outlets reported on Saturday. The indictments were handed down on Tuesday and will be unsealed Monday. Paxton faces three felony charges: two counts of...Show More Summary
As jury selection begins for the trial of coal baron Don Blankenship, his team of lawyers are doing everything possible to prevent prosecuting attorneys from mentioning the Upper Big Branch mine explosion that claimed the lives of 29...Show More Summary
Mr. Paxton has been charged by a grand jury in connection with securities fraud and with failing to register with the state securities board.
Last week, HRC was proud to endorse The Equality Act, a comprehensive federal non-discrimination law.
A Manhattan jury that awarded nearly $50 million to the families of workers who died in a crane collapse were urged Friday to add millions.
CINCINNATI (AP) -- Two University of Cincinnati police officers who were at the scene just after a fellow officer fatally shot a driver are not being charged, a prosecutor said Friday. The Hamilton County grand jury did not return indictments against Phillip Kidd and David Lindenschmidt. Show More Summary
Two days after charging University of Cincinnati officer Ray Tensing with murder, a grand jury has declined to charge two cops who helped him cover his tracks. The post No Charges For Two Officers Who Backed False Version Of University Of Cincinnati Shooting appeared first on ThinkProgress.
The grand jury heard at least 16 witnesses, and will return for more in mid-August before deciding whether to indict Officer Adam Torres.
The two officers who allegedly lied to corroborate former University of Cincinnati officer Ray Tensing's false account of events leading to Samuel DuBose's July 19 death will not face charges, a grand jury decided Friday. The decision...Show More Summary
A grand jury has declined to indict two additional officers involved in the Sam DuBbose shooting case. Former University of Cincinnati police officer Ray Tensing was indicted for murder and voluntary manslaughter Wednesday in the fatal July 19 shooting of the 43-year-old DuBose during a traffic...