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Accomplice in killing of North Dakota woman gets 20 years

Oct. 7, 2019 5:47 PM EDT

FARGO, N.D. (AP) — A man whose life sentence was overturned in the death of a North Dakota woman whose baby was cut from her womb was re-sentenced Monday to 20 years in prison after he apologized and pleaded for leniency in front of a nearly empty courtroom. There were no apologies from East Central...

North Dakota man involved in gruesome killing back in court

Oct. 6, 2019 12:57 PM EDT

FARGO, N.D. (AP) — A man originally sent to prison for life for helping to cover up the death of a North Dakota woman whose baby was cut from her womb is set to receive a new sentence. William Hoehn, of Fargo, was sentenced to life with the possibility of parole in the 2017 attack on Savanna Greywind,...

Women's Hall of Fame inducts Sotomayor, Fonda, Allred

Sep. 14, 2019 4:40 PM EDT

U.S. Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor, actress Jane Fonda and attorney Gloria Allred were among the inductees at the National Women's Hall of Fame on Saturday. The Class of 2019 inducted into the hall in upstate New York also included activist Angela Davis , attorney Sarah Deer, fashion designer Diane von...

The Latest: Lawyers spar after Weinstein court appearance

Aug. 26, 2019 6:09 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on the court appearance by movie mogul Harvey Weinstein in sexual assault case (all times local): 10:20 a.m. An attorney for Harvey Weinstein says new charges against the movie mogul show prosecutors "are desperate." Defense attorney Donna Rotunno spoke on Monday after Weinstein...

Weinstein pleads not guilty to new indictment, trial delayed

Aug. 26, 2019 12:28 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Movie mogul Harvey Weinstein pleaded not guilty to a new indictment Monday that includes revised charges of predatory sexual assault, a development that caused the judge to delay the start of his trial until early next year. The change to the case was intended to open the door for an...

North Dakota court overturns life term in cut from womb case

Aug. 22, 2019 7:10 PM EDT

FARGO, N.D. (AP) — A judge overstepped by giving a life prison sentence to a man whose girlfriend cut the baby from the womb of an unsuspecting neighbor, the North Dakota Supreme Court ruled Thursday, ordering that the man be resentenced. William Hoehn, of Fargo, pleaded guilty to conspiracy to commit...