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PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A woman trained only as a medical assistant told jurors Wednesday that she gave anesthesia, set dosing amounts and performed ultrasounds when she worked at a now-shuttered abortion clinic whose owner is charged with killing a...
Tags: Laws, Trials, Lawyers, Career and Workplace, Prosecution
DETROIT (AP) — A man convicted of crimes as a reputed Mafia captain claims missing Teamsters boss Jimmy Hoffa is buried in suburban Detroit. Tony Zerilli was in prison when Hoffa disappeared from a Detroit-area restaurant in 1975. But he tells...
OLGA R. RODRIGUEZ,Associated PressMEXICO CITY (AP) — Enrique Pena Nieto took the oath of office as Mexico's new president Saturday vowing to restore peace and security and take on the vested interests that have hindered economic prosperity. As several hundred protesters threw fire...
NOGALES, Ariz. (AP) — A pair of Mexican drug smugglers in camouflage pants, bundles of marijuana strapped to their backs, scaled a 25 foot-high fence in the middle of the night, slipped quietly into the United States and dashed into the darkness....
State excise police arrested a 42-year-old Granger man for bootlegging alcohol. Patrick O'Brien last week after officers saw him selling liquor out of his car outside the Olive Mini Mart on Olive Street in South Bend. Police say he told them his...
BOGOTA (AP) — Colombian police have arrested two men at an airport in Medellin after discovering they were smuggling $80,000 in cash hidden in their stomachs. Authorities say the men swallowed the dollars wrapped in latex, much like some drug...
Tags: Colombia, Costa Rica
BLACKMAN TOWNSHIP, Mich. (AP) — A Detroit woman accused of choking on marijuana after being caught smuggling it into a southern Michigan prison has been charged. MLive.com (http://bit.ly/LAw43h ) says 31-year-old Kenya Latosha Cabel was charged...
INDIANAPOLIS — More than 200 federal and local law enforcement officers raided Indianapolis and Fort Wayne sites today that are tied to the Outlaws motorcycle gang and rounded up members to face charges that remained sealed. The U.S. attorney's...
Tags: Gang Activity, Punishment, Crime, Law and Justice, Judges, FBI
South Bend TribuneNILES — A Niles teenager accepted a plea-bargain agreement this morning in Berrien County Trial Court in Niles, ending his trial before a jury could be seated. The agreement will result in a maximum one-year jail sentence for the teen, Martell...
NILES – Parnell Martin, one of five Niles High School students accused in a Facebook sex extortion case, was sentenced Monday to a minimum of 4 years but no more than 15 years in prison. Both Trey Nichols and Parnell Martin pleaded guilty....
Tags: Justice System, Trials, Lawyers, Prisons, Prosecution
CHICAGO (AP) — A Chicago gang leader who prosecutors say used murder and other violence to protect his drug-selling operation — even while behind bars — has been sentenced to 60 years in prison. Fifty-one-year-old Augustin Zambrano's...
Tags: Gang Activity, Trials, Prosecution, Punishment, Prosecution
South Bend Tribune CorrespondentNILES -- The latest of the five Niles teens to be sentenced in the sex video extortion scandal has received the lightest sentence so far. Trey Nichols was sentenced Tuesday morning in Berrien County Trial Court to three years in prison. Nichols had faced...
Tags: Sexual Assault, Justice System, Trials, Defendants, Lawyers
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