Cristian Fernandez has been incarcerated since March of 2011. He faces two separate trials – one of which carries a mandatory life without parole sentence if he is convicted. Cristian was barely twelve when he was arrested
As Bradley Manning awaits his next appearance in court, the pool of presidential candidates have been slow to comment on the prosecution against the US Army private accused of providing government secrets to WikiLeaks. Except for Ron Paul, that is.
Frederic Whitehurst, a chemist and lawyer who worked in the FBI’s crime lab, testified he was told by his superiors to ignore findings that did not support the prosecution’s theory of the bombing. “There was a great deal of pressure put upon me to bi
NaturalNews can now confirm that the Michigan Department of Natural Resources has, in total violation of the Fourth Amendment, conducted two armed raids on pig farmers in that state, one in Kalkaska County at Fife Lake and another in Cheboygan County
Constitutional claim may be the last chance for aging "Angola 3" inmates.
In 2008, a Texas judge found an out-of-town attorney in contempt of court. But, the judge added, there was a way the lawyer could avoid jail: He could donate "large sums of money" to several charitable organizations, one of which the judge happened t
Justice Dept. officials have known for years that flawed forensic work have led to convictions of potentially innocent people, but prosecutors failed to notify defendants or their attorneys in many cases they knew were troubled.
George Zimmerman's defense team formally requested Monday that the Florida judge assigned to their client's case be removed after she revealed her husband works with a CNN legal analyst.
He’s behind a bomb-and-shooting massacre that killed 77 people, he admits to the acts, but pleads not guilty to criminal charges.
The New World Order under U.S. dominion turns international law on its head and puts criminal-bought flunkies on the judicial bench.
A judge may occasionally dismiss charges due to lack of evidence, but generally speaking, the decision to charge is the prosecutor's. And while police officers can be sued for a wrongful arrest, prosecutors are protected by absolute immunity, meaning
A high stakes poker game bust led to a police involved shooting Thursday night. "We've heard $30,000 to $100,000 exchanges hands throughout a night," said Chattanooga Police Chief Bobby Dodd. Police say 32-year-old Clifford Billups provided foo
A mysterious man who spoke often of jihad had tried to interest Akili in buying a gun, then later introduced him to a second man, whom Akili was assured was “all about the struggle.”
We find ourselves as a nation in the midst of a profound, deeply corrosive crisis that we have largely been ignoring at our peril.
Harvard Law professor Alan Dershowitz discusses the second-degree murder charges against George Zimmerman for Trayvon Martin’s death, and says the affidavit is “thin” and leaves out facts, and the charges won’t hold up in court.
A man in Philadelphia was charged last weekend with possessing drugs with the intent to distribute after police claimed they discovered 89 individual bags of marijuana tied to his penis.
Mass incarceration on a scale almost unexampled in human history is a fundamental fact of our country today
The murder of Mary Pinchot Meyer is the subject of a fascinating and gripping new book by Peter Janney
“What brings you to Demopolis?” The question seemed harmless, as did the questioner, Sgt. Tim Soronen of the Demopolis, Alabama police department. Diane Avera, the 45-year-old grandmother answering it candidly.
Zimmerman was charged after a public campaign to make an arrest in the shooting that galvanized the nation for weeks. The prosecution will have to refute arguments that a Florida law empowered him to use deadly force and plotted Martin's death.
Prospective jurors head to court in North Carolina on Thursday to find out whether they'll be chosen to sit in judgment of former U.S. Sen. John Edwards.
The US Department of Justice filed a lawsuit against Apple Inc. on Wednesday, as federal investigators claim that the country’s biggest name in the computer industry worked to fix prices of electronic books to drive away competition.
Authorities in Florida have charged George Zimmerman in the death of Trayvon Martin.
Notorious mass murderer Charles Manson has been denied parole in California, for the 12th and possibly last time, but he did not appear at the hearing.
Neighborhood watch volunteer George Zimmerman has been arrested and faces a charge of second-degree murder in the shooting of Trayvon Martin, a law enforcement official said.
Charles Manson is unlikely to appear today at what could be the last parole hearing...
A California parole board will meet today to determine if mass murderer Charles Manson could be considered "suitable" for parole.
A Henderson police sergeant who was caught kicking a man in the head during a traffic stop will avoid criminal charges -- again. For the second time, Clark County District Attorney Steve Wolfson announced he won't seek charges against Sgt. Brett S
British and U.S. officials said the Obama administration had given ironclad assurances to Prime Minister Cameron's government that the five militants would be tried in the U.S. federal court system, and they would not face a potential sentence of cap