If a prosecutor wants to assure the public he’s not out of control, perhaps he shouldn’t suggest that critics could be prosecuted. On Saturday, Wisconsin governor Scott Walker commented on Milwaukee District Attorney John Chisholm’s use...Show More Summary
Eric Garner’s death after a confrontation with cops was tragic — but that doesn’t mean the city should change the way it enforces “quality-of-life violations,” says Staten Island District Attorney and congressional candidate Daniel Donovan.
The Los Angeles County district attorney’s office is creating a unit dedicated to examining wrongful-conviction claims, joining a small but growing number of prosecutorial agencies around the country that are devoting resources to identify innocent prisoners.
Today, PETA is calling on the Worcester County district attorney to file cruelty-to-animals charges against the experimenters responsible for the deaths of 12 monkeys at Harvard Medical School’s New... The post Revelations of More Monkey Deaths at Harvard Prompt Call for Cruelty Charges appeared first on PETA.
Texas, as I argued in the March 23 edition of National Review, has a corruption problem—from its police to its universities. One of Texas’s acute corruption problems is the fact that the Travis County district attorney’s office, which...Show More Summary
Nickel McLean told investigators he argued with his stepfather, David Hightower, 50, over scrubbing the dinner plates, according to the Queens District Attorney’s Office.
Brooklyn District Attorney Ken Thompson must toughen up on crime, cops said Monday, responding to a Post analysis of felony arrests that showed a far lower rate of indictments than...
A Los Angeles police officer was charged on Monday with assault for his part in the videotaped arrest of a black man who contends he was kicked so hard he lost a tooth filling. The charge the Los Angeles District Attorney’s Office brought against Officer Richard Garcia, 34, stems from an Oct....
Anthony Apuron, the Archbishop of Guam, has finally broken his silence and expressed his views on Attorney General Elizabeth Barrett-Anderson’s recent assertion that Guam’s public servants cannot reject marriage applications submitted by same-sex couples. Apuron laid out his official stance...
Now this is definitely a sound bite that will definitely turn heads – it seems that a Manhattan district attorney has gone under the spotlight, citing that the iPhone could end up as the ‘device of choice’ for terrorists, now how about...Show More Summary
In a weekend conversation on radio station WNYM/970 AM, Manhattan District Attorney Cyrus Vance Jr. called the iPhone "the terrorists' communication device of choice," owing to the default disk encryption present in iOS 8.
We’ve heard some pretty outrageous ramblings from the government regarding Apple’s use of encryption in its mobile devices in the past—including a claim from the Department of Justice that some day it will result in the death of a child—but Manhattan district attorney Cyrus Vance, Jr. might have just dethroned the DOJ as king of hyperbole. […]
Brooklyn District Attorney Ken Thompson has indicted or obtained guilty pleas before indictment on the lowest percentage of felony complaints of any prosecutor citywide — a disturbing drop that could...
Notorious Albuquerque police department reaches an all new low District Attorney Kari Brandenburg has provided new details in the case of two Albuquerque police officers who are under investigation for brutality after allegedly beating a homeless man on March 20. Show More Summary
During Friday’s Outside the Lines on ESPN, Bob Ley said that William Meggs, the local district attorney in Tallahassee, claimed that he has not been contacted by the NFL or any team. According to a Buccaneers source, however, that information isn’t accurate. Per the source, the Buccaneers have spoke to the district attorney’s office as…
A Hancock Park couple was indicted Friday on human trafficking charges. The Los Angeles County district attorney's office alleges the two imported women from Indonesia to work at their properties, according to a news release.
BAY MINETTE, Ala. (AP) — Two employees with a district attorney's office in Alabama have gotten sick from eating brownies that may have been laced with marijuana. One employee was hospitalized. Al.com (http://bit.ly/1ONXCEQ) reportsShow More Summary
The acting district attorney in Nassau County announced her own contracting review in response to revelations that a federal investigation into the leader of the New York Senate is focused in part on a county storm-water contract.
The Orange County district attorney's office has appealed a judge's controversial decision to sentence a child molester to 10 years in prison rather than the minimum 25-years-to-life sentence set by law.
SANTA ANA, Calif. (AP) — The Orange County district attorney has appealed a judge's decision to give less than half the mandatory sentence to a man who sodomized a 3-year-old girl. Tony Rackauckas announced the appeal Thursday. The district attorney has said he believes the April 3 ruling by Superior Court Judge M. Show More Summary