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LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Almost five years have passed since a study showed poor criminal defendants are routinely processed through Michigan's justice system without ever speaking to an attorney in violation of the Constitution. It has been nearly a...
Tags: Prosecution, Politics, Republican Party, Executive Branch, Laws
The following release was issued by the St. Joseph County Prosecutor's Office on Tuesday: St. Joseph County – On March 1, 2013, the St. Joseph County Prosecutor’s office charged James Stewart with Murder for the 1999 death of Christopher...
Tags: Prosecution, Shootings, Justice System, Lawyers, Murder
CLEVELAND (AP) — Sixteen Amish men and women who have lived rural, self-sufficient lives surrounded by extended family and with little outside contact are facing regimented routines in a federal prison system where almost half of inmates are...
LUCASVILLE, Ohio (AP) — Ohio on Wednesday executed a man who fatally shot an adult bookstore security guard in 1994 at the end of a multistate crime rampage as witnesses of a second slaying victim of that rampage looked on intently. Frederick...
CASSOPOLIS — A Marcellus man and Dowagiac teenager were sentenced today in Cass County Circuit Court to probation, jail time and community service for their destruction of tombstones and monuments at Dowagiac’s Riverside Cemetery. But that...
Tags: Judges, Prosecution, Vandalism, Justice System, Lawyers
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — During her 10 years as a Utah state trooper, Lisa Steed built a reputation as an officer with a knack for nabbing drunken motorists in a state with a long tradition of teetotaling and some of the nation's strictest liquor laws....
Tags: Prosecution, Justice System, Lawyers, Halloween, Laws
Kosciusko County police found one man stabbed 14 times and another lying in a nearby ditch with a head contusion and broken leg last night north of Warsaw. They've arrested a 25-year-old suspect. The following release was issued by the Kosciusko...
CLEVELAND (AP) — Amish convicted in hair- and beard-cutting hate crime attacks on fellow members of their faith in Ohio are lining up to appeal their convictions. By Tuesday, 10 of 16 defendants sentenced Feb. 8 in Cleveland federal court had...
Tags: Amish, Prosecution, Justice System, Hate Crimes, Punishment
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The Ohio Parole Board on Friday rejected a plea for mercy by a condemned man who fatally shot an adult bookstore security guard at the end of a multistate crime spree. Frederick Treesh, sentenced to die for killing Henry...
Tags: Dismemberment, Prosecution, Shootings, Justice System, Lawyers
CLEVELAND (AP) — Denying he ran an Amish cult, the 67-year-old ringleader of hair- and beard-cutting attacks on fellow members of his faith in Ohio was sentenced Friday to 15 years in prison, while family members convicted of carrying out his orders...
Tags: Amish, Judges, Prosecution, Justice System, Lawyers
WSBT-TVSOUTH BEND – 6 men and 8 women will decide the fate of a St. Joseph County mother accused of neglect that caused her two small children to die. Jacqueline Wilk found her 2- and 4-year-old sons trapped in the trunk of her car outside their New...
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The attorney for one of two Ohio high school football players charged with raping a 16-year-old girl says he wants to delay the trial. Attorney Brian Duncan filed the motion on behalf of defendant Trent Mays, who is scheduled...
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