"Such detention harms putative class members in myriad ways, and as various mental health experts have testified, it is particularly harmful to minor children," U.S. District Judge James Boasberg wrote in his decision. The post Federal Court Blocks Obama Administration From Locking Up Mothers And Children Seeking Asylum appeared first on ThinkProgress.
Judge James Spencer gave the former first lady of Virginia prison time
Maureen McDonnell will serve a year and a day in prison for the bribery scheme that ended her husband’s career. The former governor is serving two years. U.S. District Judge James Spencer sentenced McDonnell on eight public corruption counts. The couple had been found guilty of doing favors for a nutritional supplements executive in exchange [...]
Maureen McDonnell, the wife of former Governor Bob McDonnell, was sentenced Friday to 12 months and one day in federal prison after being convicted on corruption charges that also resulted in prison time for her husband. Judge James R. Show More Summary
Former Virginia first lady Maureen McDonnell “was sentenced to 12 months and 1 day Friday on federal corruption charges. Judge James R. Spencer also ordered two years supervised probation and allowed her to remain free pending appeal,” the Richmond Times [...] The post Former Virginia First Lady Sentenced to Year in Prison appeared first on Political Wire.
It's official: Your "relationship with Jesus Christ" does not give you the right to deny gay couples flowers for their weddings. James Yamasaki Flowers! They're for Gay Weddings, Too, Obviously: "A florist in Washington state who refused...Show More Summary
Jessie J and her boyfriend Luke James hold hands while arriving on a flight at the airport on Wednesday (February 18) in Sydney, Australia. The 26-year-old singer is in town to promote her judging duties on the upcoming season of The Voice Australia. PHOTOS: Check out the latest pics of Jessie J Jessie recently paid [...]
A black Mississippi judge sentenced three white men for a brutal murder than was the culmination of a violent crime spree directed at the black community in Jackson, Mississippi. In the spring of 2011, James Craig Anderson, a 49-nine year old African-American autoworker was beaten and then run over with a truck. Show More Summary
The United States District judge tasked with sentencing the men responsible for murdering James Craig Anderson in Mississippi in 2011 asked them to sit down while he read a lengthy statement about the history of race relations of in Mississippi, NPR’s Code Switch blog reports. On June 26,...
Judging by the first trailer for “The Man From U.N.C.L.E.,” the upcoming remake channels “I, Spy” as much as James Bond.
Judging by this latest teaser photo released by LeBron James on Facebook, it looks like Kia is preparing a special red and black K900 King James Edition to be released this weekend. Continue reading Kia and LeBron going biblical with...Show More Summary
This afternoon Albert Woodfox’s legal team submitted an application to US District Court Judge James A. Brady for release on bail with expedited review (View the court filing here). This month marks 2 years since Albert’s conviction was overturned for a third time based on a finding of racial discrimination in the selection of his [...]
The judge was not happy. The AP reports the judge was not pleased: James Sultan was questioning a state police trooper about tire pressure Thursday when he jokingly asked whether the trooper had ever received "training in football deflation...Show More Summary
Judge Susan Garsh told James Sultan that they are conducting serious business, and she does not expect there to be any more jokes.
In a decision that cited her previous ruling striking down Alabama's ban on same-sex marriage, District Judge Callie V.S. Granade ruled in favor of another same-sex couple, James Strawser and John Humphrey, once again declaring the state's ban on same-sex...
In a decision likely to significantly affect the long-running dispute over James Brown’s estate, a judge in South Carolina has ruled that Tommie Rae Hynie Brown is the widow of the singer, known as the Godfather of Soul.
The dispute over whether the woman James Brown long treated as his wife was also his legal spouse neared its conclusion, as a South Carolina judge found that the couple had been legally married.
Here's the CORRECTED LINK to a Pennsylvania Law Weekly article by Lizzy McLellan (a great name for a reporter) entitled "Citing Tincher, Lackawanna Judge Upholds $5.9M Verdict." The verdict was secured by Attorneys James Mundy and Bruce Zero of the Scranton, Lackawanna County, PA law firm of Powell Law. Show More Summary
Chris Brown and Karrueche Tran have just gotten back together, but it appears as if they're relationship will be tested once more as Brown could be headed back to jail. On Thursday, Los Angeles Superior Court Judge James R. BrandlinShow More Summary
Here's a LINK to a Pennsylvania Law Weekly article by Lizzy McLellan (a great name for a reporter) entitled "Citing Tincher, Lackawanna Judge Upholds $5.9M Verdict." The verdict was secured by Attorneys James Mundy and Bruce Zero of the Scranton, Lackawanna County, PA law firm of Powell Law. Show More Summary