The man accused of gunning down people in a Colorado movie theater will go on trial in August. But, during James Holmes' arraignment, his lawyers weren't ready enter a plea so the judge took matters into his own hands. Bigad Shaban was at the court house in Centennial, Colo.
Following a national outcry, the Alabama judge who sentenced Austin Smith Clem to probation and no prison time for three rape convictions has agreed to reconsider the sentence. The judge, James Woodruff, filed an order Tuesday indicating his intention to resentence Clem. Show More Summary
You should never judge a book by its cover, unless its cover looks like David Adam Pate, 24, of Lancaster, S.C. Pate was charged with the murder of Ricky James, 33, on Friday after police determined he led James into the woods in mid-October, murdered him, and then covered his body with brush. Children playing in the area found James' body last weekend. Read more...
By Daniella Silva and Kevin Watters, NBC News The judge in the Colorado movie theater shootings case postponed the trial of James Holmes indefinitely on Thursday. District Judge Carlos Samour ordered the delay as attorneys on both sides debated whether the suspected shoot …
(CENTENNIAL, Colo.) — The judge in the Colorado theater shootings case has indefinitely postponed the trial of suspect James Holmes so attorneys can argue whether he should undergo another psychiatric evaluation. District Judge Carlos Samour scheduled hearings on the issue for Dec. Show More Summary
BOSTON (Reuters) - Lawyers for mobster James "Whitey" Bulger on Wednesday said they plan to appeal his August conviction on charges including 11 murders, less than a week after a U.S. judge sentenced the former leader of Boston's "Winter Hill" gang to...
DENVER (Reuters) - Prosecutors in the Colorado theater massacre case have asked a judge to order accused gunman James Holmes, who says he was insane when he killed 12 moviegoers, to undergo an additional sanity examination, court documents made public...
"While Zukerberg raises an interesting challenge, the Court has no power to rule on that question today, as none of his claims is ripe for review," judge James E. Boasberg wrote. [ more › ]
A Washington federal judge today denied an injunction that would have blocked D.C. Council legislation delaying the city's first election for an attorney general. The problem, U.S. District Judge James Boasberg said, was that the legislation in question wasn't formally...
Like the sons of all famous athletes, LeBron James Jr. has a lot of pressure on him, but it looks like he's starting off well. James was keeping track of his son's stats and was proud of his son's Wade-esque Euro step, judging from his caption on the Instagram video of his son's game: " Bronny went for 25-8-8 tonight. Show More Summary
By James Saft (Reuters) – On the standards by which these things are judged, Janet Yellen’s confirmation hearings went well, meaning markets rallied with little volatility. Speaking before the U.S. Senate Banking Committee, the Federal Reserve Chair nominee was dovish, but not so much as to scare the horses. “I consider it imperative that we [...]
James "Whitey" Bulger has been sentenced to "life imprisonment plus five years plus another sentence of life imprisonment" for his role in the murder of 11 people, WBUR in Boston reports. Before announcing the sentence, Judge Denise Casper read aloud the names of Bulger's victims.
BOSTON (Reuters) - Convicted mob boss James "Whitey" Bulger will learn his fate on Thursday when a federal judge rules on a sentence for the man convicted in August of 11 murders in a sweeping racketeering trial.
By Scott Malone BOSTON (Reuters) - Federal prosecutors called convicted mobster James "Whitey" Bulger a "sociopath" who reigned brutally over Boston in the 1970s and '80s, and asked a judge on Wednesday to send the aging former crime boss to prison for the rest of his life. Show More Summary
BOSTON (AP) — Relatives of people killed by gangster James "Whitey" Bulger will finally get a chance to describe their loss as a federal judge convenes a two-day hearing to consider his sentence for decades-old slayings.
James "Whitey" Bulger, the convicted Boston mobster whose rise and fall was as convoluted as any Hollywood script, goes before a judge Wednesday with prosecutors calling for him to be locked away for life. The 84-year-old Bulger was found guilty of racketeering, extortion and money laundering in August after a rancorous two-month trial, with a […]
Messages posted on two dating sites can be used as evidence in the accused Colorado theater shooter’s trial, a judge has ruled. Holmes exchanged messages using AdultFriendFinder.com and Match.com in the months before the July 2012 shooting. Show More Summary
DENVER (Reuters) - Profiles that accused Colorado theater gunman James Holmes posted on dating websites can be used at his upcoming murder trial, the judge overseeing the case ruled on Thursday.
(DENVER) — Records from two dating websites where Colorado theater shooting defendant James Holmes asked “Will you visit me in prison?” can be used as evidence in his trial, the judge ruled Thursday. The question appeared on Holmes’ profiles at AdultFriendFinder.com and Match.com, which prosecutors say were set up before the shootings. Show More Summary
``James W. Giddens, the trustee unwinding MF Global's brokerage unit, recovered large swathes of the money and gradually disbursed it to clients. But Mr. Giddens, still facing a roughly $230 million gap, recently petitioned Judge Martin Glenn to free up remaining funds from MF Global Incorporated's general estate. Show More Summary