ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — A Maryland judge carefully focused on asking potential jurors Wednesday whether they believed they could be fair and impartial in weighing the plea of guilty but not criminally responsible by a man who killed five people at the Capital Gazette newspaper nearly three years ago.
A jury took an hour to find Kayla Nicole Thomas guilty on all counts, then minutes more to recommend two life sentences plus 10 years.
Former Minneapolis officer Derek Chauvin was convicted Tuesday of murder and manslaughter for George Floyd's death in a case that touched off worldwide protests, violence and a furious reexamination of racism and policing in the U.S.
The White House says President Joe Biden was “not looking to influence” the outcome of the Derek Chauvin trial after he said he was praying fo…
Harvey Weinstein has reportedly been secretly indicted on rape charges, which will be unsealed and heard publicly on Monday (12.04.21).
Harvey Weinstein is appealing to have the conviction in his sexual assault trial in New York last year overturned, as he claims he didn't get a fair trial.
The eyes of the world are on Minneapolis. On its citizens, as they react to the trial of Derek Chauvin, accused of murdering George Floyd last year in a killing that sparked riots locally and protests globally. But also — finally — on one of its courtrooms.
The city of Minneapolis on Friday agreed to pay $27 million to settle a civil lawsuit from George Floyd’s family over the Black man’s death in police custody.
Alicia Vikander, Naomi Ackie and Jo Hartley have joined the BAFTA Rising Star Award Jury.
Happy holidays. While I’m chugging eggnog, please enjoy this lightly edited column no one remembers from way back in 1995, complete with terri…
In April, the Supreme Court ruled that the Constitution requires that a jury must be unanimous in convicting a defendant of a serious crime.