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Michael Flynn testifies in Georgia election probe

Dec. 08, 2022 15:16 PM EST

ATLANTA (AP) — Former national security adviser Michael Flynn was at a downtown Atlanta courthouse Thursday to testify before a special grand jury that's investigating whether then-President Donald Trump and others illegally tried to influence the 2020 election in Georgia. Flynn, a...

Lawsuit seeks end to NY’s ban on jurors with felony records

Dec. 08, 2022 14:02 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — A New York civil rights organization sued the state’s court system Thursday seeking to overturn a law barring people with felony convictions from serving on juries. The New York Civil Liberties Union argues that the statute spelling out qualifications for jury...

Ex-Border Patrol agent convicted of killing 4 women in Texas

Dec. 08, 2022 06:46 AM EST

SAN ANTONIO (AP) — A former Border Patrol agent who confessed to killing four sex workers in 2018 was convicted Wednesday of capital murder, after jurors heard recordings of him telling investigators he was trying to “clean up the streets” of his South Texas hometown. Juan...

Jury awards $2.6M to 3 Lake County workers fired by clerk

Dec. 06, 2022 18:21 PM EST

WAUKEGAN, Ill. (AP) — A jury has awarded more than $2.6 million to three former Lake County employees who claimed the county circuit court clerk fired them because they supported her opponent in the 2016 election. One of Lake County Circuit Court Clerk Erin Cartwright Weinstein’s...

A jury has reached a verdict in the criminal tax fraud case against Donald Trump’s company, the Trump Organization

Dec. 06, 2022 15:55 PM EST
NEW YORK (AP) — A jury has reached a verdict in the criminal tax fraud case against Donald Trump’s company, the Trump Organization.

What's at stake as Trump Org. trial deliberations continue

Dec. 05, 2022 18:36 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — It’s one ballot former President Donald Trump would rather not be associated with: the verdict sheet at his company’s criminal tax fraud trial. Deliberations are set to spill into a second day Tuesday as jurors weigh charges that the Trump Organization helped...

Case against former Tucson officer remanded to grand jury

Dec. 03, 2022 16:49 PM EST

TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — Former Tucson police Officer Ryan Remington, who was indicted on a manslaughter charge in the shooting of a shoplifting suspect, will have his case heard again by a grand jury. Pima County Superior Court Judge Danelle Liwski granted a defense request Friday to...

Jury awards ex-Maine trooper $300,000 in whistleblower case

Dec. 03, 2022 14:34 PM EST

BANGOR, Maine (AP) — A jury in Maine awarded a now-retired state trooper $300,000 Friday after finding that the state police retaliated against him when he raised concerns about the agency's intelligence gathering work. George Loder, 53, filed a whistleblower lawsuit alleging that...

Jury begins deliberations in Harvey Weinstein rape trial

Dec. 02, 2022 18:14 PM EST

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Jurors began deliberating Friday in the Los Angeles rape and sexual assault trial of Harvey Weinstein, after a final push from the prosecution. “You have irrefutable, overwhelming evidence of the nature of this man, and what he did to these women," Deputy...

Prosecutor: Donald Trump knew about exec's tax fraud scheme

Dec. 01, 2022 20:12 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Donald Trump “knew exactly what was going on” with top Trump Organization executives who schemed for years to dodge taxes on company-paid perks, a prosecutor said Thursday, challenging defense claims that the former president was unaware of the plot at the heart of the...