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
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
Mr. Paxton has been charged by a grand jury in connection with securities fraud and with failing to register with the state securities board.
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...
A Georgia sheriff who has a Batman statue in his office, hands out coins bearing his name and the Batman logo, and drives around town in taxpayer paid for black Camaro, is being scrutinized over his spending habits as a grand jury prepares to look into his involvement in the shooting of a friend,...
An Ohio judge set bail for the former University of Cincinnati campus police officer charged in the shooting death of Samuel Dubose at one million dollars on Thursday, the day after a grand jury indicted him for murder and video of the officer shooting the unarmed man in the head went public.
A grand jury has indicted a University of Cincinnati police officer for murder following the shooting death of Sam Dubose, an unarmed African-American man pulled over for a routine traffic stop in mid-July. [ more › ]
Transcripts of meetings of the grand jury that declined to indict a white police officer in the choking death of an unarmed black man in New York last year will remain secret, a state appeals court... To view the full story, click the title link.
The public still can't look at transcripts from the grand jury investigation into the death of Eric Garner, a New York appeals court ruled Wednesday. A four-judge panel from New York’s Appellate Division, Second Judicial Department,Show More Summary
A New York state court on Wednesday declined to release details of a grand jury investigation that led to a police officer being cleared of wrongdoing in the death of Eric Garner after his chokehold arrest in Staten Island in July last year. Show More Summary
Hamilton County, Ohio, prosecutor Joe Deters announced that a grand jury has indicted 25-year-old University of Cincinnati police officer Ray Tensing on murder charges in the July 19 shooting death of 43-year-old Sam DuBose, an unarmed black man who had been pulled over because his car was missing a front license plate. Show More Summary
An appellate court ruled Wednesday that most details of the grand jury proceeding that cleared a white policeman in the death of Eric Garner should remain sealed, a setback to activists who say Garner, an unarmed black man, was murdered.
Legal groups say public have a right to know why grand jury declined to indict NYPD officer whose chokehold caused man's death
A grand jury indicted University of Cincinnati officer Ray Tensing on a murder charge for fatally shooting Samuel DuBose in the head during a traffic stop. Read the rest
Video evidence directly contradicted Tensing's version of events. The post Grand Jury Indicts University Of Cincinnati Cop Caught On Video Shooting Unarmed Man For Murder appeared first on ThinkProgress.