NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) -- Former television judge Joe Brown has been released from jail after serving a five-day jail sentence for contempt of court. The Commercial Appeal reports Brown was released from the Shelby County Jail Tuesday morning. Show More Summary
BEIRUT (Reuters) - A Syrian court on Monday acquitted a prominent free-speech campaigner who was released from jail three weeks ago after being held for 3-1/2 years awaiting trial under anti-terrorism laws, his wife said.
Gottfrid Svartholm, a founder of The Pirate Bay, was rearrested just hours after being freed from a Danish prison, TorrentFreak reports. Svartholm, who is Swedish, was serving a multi-year sentence in Denmark and is now likely to be extradited back to Sweden, a decision he is appealing. Show More Summary
Pirate Bay founder Gottfrid Svartholm was released from a Danish prison yesterday, only to be immediately re-arrested by police. The Swede is now expected to be extradited back to his home country where he will be returned to prison, but not before appearing in court today to appeal the decision. Show More Summary
Jenelle Evans’ lawyer has released a statement regarding yesterday’s arrest. Speaking to Us Weekly on August 21, just hours after the Teen Mom 2 star’s release from jail, Amy S. Lawrence gave details about the circumstances leading up to Jenelle Evans’ alleged assault on her former fiance, Nathan Griffith. Show More Summary
She is free! Jenelle Evans was released from jail on Aug. 21. At 4 pm, a judge released her on personal recognizance bond, which means she did not have to… READ ON
South African Olympian was due to be moved to house arrest this Friday after serving 10 months of a five-year sentence.
CAPE TOWN, Aug 19 (Reuters) - South Africa's Oscar Pistorius will not be released on parole this Friday because the decision to release him was made prematurely and without any legal basis, the justice minister said on Wednesday. Pistorius,...Show More Summary
A Fresno County Superior Court judge will not be thrown off the bench for having a friend accused of domestic violence released from jail early because he didn't know he couldn't do that, a state commission announced Tuesday.
A veteran judge from Fresno is sighing with relief after a rebuke from a state disciplinary commission for illegally getting an acquaintance released from jail after an arrest for domestic violence. Superior Court Judge James Petrucelli is relieved because he kept his job. Although Petrucelli’s actions damaged public confidence in “the objectivity and impartiality of
Georgia's J.J. Frazier arrested again in driving case; basketball player released from jail
A former Venezuelan defense minister turned staunch government critic was granted early release from jail, making him the second prominent opposition leader to be freed in little more than 24 hours. A military tribunal late Wednesday granted retired Gen. Raul Baduel parole after he completed six of a nearly 8-year sentence on corruption charges, his […]
Steve-O is at it again. The reality star prankster and animal activist was released from jail Monday a day after he was arrested for pulling another stunt against SeaWorld. The “Jackass” Read More The post Steve-O Released From Jail After Climbing Crane to Protest SeaWorld appeared first on Ecorazzi.
After he was released from jail following his third drunk driving arrest, 49ers linebacker Aldon Smith denied that he had been driving drunk. Smith told KGO in San Francisco this morning that he’s sorry he got himself in trouble again but he wasn’t driving under the influence. “The people who are faithful remain faithful,” Smith…
Kim Richards ' family feels she may need more drastic psychiatric help following her release from jail after being arrested at a local Target Sunday.
101 is the age at which David Tilley will be released from jail if he serves out his full prison term in the Hocking Correctional Facility in Nelsonville, Ohio. 18 years is the term of his sentence—fairly light, considering the crime, which is murder. Read more...
The ultra-Orthodox Jew accused of stabbing six people at a Gay Pride march in Jerusalem just weeks after his release from jail for a similar attack lashed out in Israeli court Friday, local media reported. “I do not accept this court’s authority,” said a defiant Yishai Shlissel,...
A former University of Cincinnati police officer charged with murder in the shooting death of an unarmed black man he had stopped for a missing license plate was released from jail on bond hours after an initial court appearance on Thursday. Ray Tensing, 25, had pleaded not guilty in the death of...
Titans wide receiver Justin Hunter is eligible to be released from jail after he was granted bond by a Virginia judge on Tuesday. The Tennessean reports that General District Judge Daniel Lahne ruled that Hunter can be released on a $25,000 bond during a hearing a day after Hunter turned himself in on assault charges…
The 21-year-old was freed on bail but could face a lengthy prison term