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D.C. man imprisoned by flawed FBI forensic evidence exonerated

A Superior Court judge has exonerated a District man who spent 28 years in prison for murder, the fifth D.C. man to be cleared since 2009 after being convicted in connection with flawed FBI forensic testimony.Read full article >>

Aaron Hernandez sports new 'LIFETIME' tattoo, pleads not guilty to latest charge

Aaron Hernandez is in court for a hearing on a witness intimidation charge. Big new tattoo on his neck #7news — Brad Tatum 7News (@BradTatum) May 21, 2015 Aaron Hernandez appeared in Superior Court in New Bedford, Mass., on Thursday, this time featuring a large new neck tattoo that reads "LIFETIME" over a star design. Show More Summary

Sex offender convicted in strangulation of Oakland federal investigator

An Alameda County Superior Court jury has found a registered sex offender guilty of first-degree murder in the strangling death of 50-year-old Sandra Coke, a federal public defender investigator with whom he had fathered a child years earlier. 

Leaked E-mail: What a King County Superior Court Judge Really Thinks About Raising the Cost of Traffic Ticket Fines

4 days agoUnited States / Seattle : Slog

Shutterstock has lots of images of a white lady in a convertible receiving a traffic ticket, but that's not what this story is about. bikeriderlondon/Shutterstock Earlier this week, the Washington state Supreme Court ordered a $12 increase in the maximum fine for most traffic violations. Show More Summary

Local digest: Ex-drug offenders get their graduation day

THE DISTRICTEx-drug offenders get their graduation dayIt was an emotional day in courtroom C-10 of D.C. Superior Court Wednesday as graduates of the court’s drug intervention classes participated in the court’s annual commencement ceremony.Read full article >>

Marion Christopher Barry pleads guilty to assault in bank altercation

A D.C. Superior Court judge on Wednesday sentenced Marion Christopher Barry, the son of the District’s former mayor, to 12 months supervised probation after Barry pleaded guilty to assault and making threats in connection with an altercation at a Chinatown bank in January.Read full article >>

Graduates of D.C. Superior’s drug court celebrated at ceremony

It was an emotional day in courtroom C-10 of D.C. Superior Court Wednesday as graduates of the court’s drug intervention classes participated in the court’s annual commencement ceremony.Acting U.S. Attorney Vincent Cohen Jr., D.C. Attorney General Karl A. Show More Summary

Call Girl Pleads Guilty in Google Exec's Fatal OD

A California prostitute charged with killing a Google executive with an overdose of heroin aboard his yacht pleaded guilty yesterday to involuntary manslaughter and administering drugs. A Santa Cruz County Superior Court judge sentenced Alix Tichelman to six years in prison, bringing a sudden and unexpected conclusion to a tawdry...

Orange County Judge M. Marc Kelly: Recall effort is an injustice

If Orange County Superior Court Judge M. Marc Kelly erred in interpreting the law when he sentenced a child molester to 10 years in prison in April, or if he exceeded his authority by knowingly imposing a sentence not allowed by law, California's justice system is able to rectify the problem, at...

D.C. rabbi scheduled to be sentenced today on voyeurism charges

Sentencing for Barry Freundel, the once-influential Orthodox rabbi who pleaded guilty to secretly videotaping dozens of women as they prepared for a ritual bath, is scheduled for Friday in D.C. Superior Court.Read full article >>

California environmentalists ask court to halt oil industry water rules

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - California environmentalists on Thursday asked a Superior Court judge to vacate new regulations governing the disposal of water produced by oil drilling, saying they do not move quickly enough to protect water supplies in the drought-ravaged state.

California agency disciplines Kern County judge, again, for being unduly rough

Like most judges, Kern County Superior Court Judge John Fielder did not necessarily carve out a reputation of being warm and cuddly on the bench.

California judge: Abstinence-only sex education isn’t sex education at all

A superior court judge says students have "a public right" to comprehensive, medically accurate sex ed -- finally

Disney Hit With Another Autistic Kids Lawsuit Over Theme Parks

With legal action already underway in Florida for violations of the Americans With Disabilities Act, today saw Walt Disney Parks and Resorts sued by over a dozen families with autistic children in Los Angeles Superior Court. Like the...Show More Summary

Lawsuit blames Knott's Berry Farm log ride for girl's injuries

2 weeks agoHealth : Booster Shots

The family of a young girl who it says was injured in an accident on a Knott’s Berry Farm ride has filed a lawsuit in Orange County Superior Court, asking for punitive damages and the cost of medical bills.

Attorney seeks community service, no prison time for D.C. rabbi

The attorney for Barry Freundel, the once-influential Orthodox rabbi who secretly videotaped dozens of nude women as they prepared for a ritual bath, has asked a D.C. Superior Court judge to spare his client any prison time and instead impose a sentence of community service. Read full article >>

Judge: Some comments by Slava Voynov's wife can be admitted at trial

2 weeks agoHealth : Booster Shots

A superior Court judge ruled Friday that at least some of the statements made by Slava Voynov's wife in an emergency room can be admitted in the Kings player's felony domestic violence trial.

Local digest: May 9, 2015

THE DISTRICTMan sentenced in student’s 2013 slayingA District man was sentenced Friday to more than 28 years in prison for the 2013 fatal shooting of a Howard University student during a robbery.D.C. Superior Court Judge Lynn Leibovitz...Show More Summary

Ellen Pao Asks Court To Dismiss Kleiner’s $1M Reimbursement Claim

A little over a month after losing a gender discrimination case against her former employer, venture capital firm Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers, Ellen Pao today filed a claim in San Francisco Superior Court moving to strike the nearly...Show More Summary

Prosecutors seek 17-year sentence for D.C. Rabbi convicted of voyeurism

District prosecutors have asked a D.C. Superior Court judge to impose a 17-year prison sentence for Barry Freundel, the once-influential Orthodox rabbi who secretly videotaped dozens of nude women as they prepared for a ritual bath.Read full article >>

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