The defense in the George Floyd murder case rests without putting former Officer Derek Chauvin on the stand.
Harvey Weinstein has reportedly been secretly indicted on rape charges, which will be unsealed and heard publicly on Monday (12.04.21).
The public is entitled to walk on the beach, wade in the ocean and use other natural resources, but the land between the beach and the highway belongs to private landowners.
Update: Following an April 7 hearing, a jury trial in the case of Joel Matthew Wright, Jr. has been continued to May 26 in Amherst Circuit Cou…
Christina Ricci and her estranged husband have agreed on a custody arrangement for their six-year-old son Freddie, which will allow Christina to take him to Canada with her for her new film role.
SAO PAULO (AP) — Brazil reported a 24-hour tally of COVID-19 deaths exceeding 4,000 for the first time Tuesday, becoming the third nation to go above that daily threshold.
Longtime Florida congressman and civil rights lawyer Alcee Hastings has died after battling pancreatic cancer. He was 84.
Thursday’s ruling by the Virginia Supreme Court in a Charlottesville Confederate statues case does not bode well for an attempt to restore monuments removed in Richmond last year, says a lawyer representing Richmond Mayor Levar Stoney.
PHOENIX (AP) — The helmet-wearing Idaho man photographed dangling by one hand from the Senate’s balcony during the Jan. 6 riot at the U.S. Capitol turned himself in six days later. While buckled in the vehicle delivering him to the Boise jail, Josiah Colt made a video apologizing and expressing shame for storming the building.
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Joe Biden has announced his first slate of judicial nominees. The list released by the White House on Tuesday includes Black, Muslim and Asian American Pacific Islander candidates among the nine women and two men.
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Opening statements are set for Monday in the trial of a former Minneapolis police officer charged with murder and manslaughter in George Floyd's death. Derek Chauvin's trial is expected to last about four weeks and it will be streamed online.
More Lynchburg-area courts are preparing to restart jury trials after a year of emergency suspension during the coronavirus pandemic, with som…
"I really think, particularly on the civil docket side, this technology has a real ability to help, to be another tool to help us do justice,” said U.S. District Judge Michael Urbanski, the district’s chief judge. "This is a tool that can save some money for folks. And a tool to cut down on travel.”
One of two Mountain Valley Pipeline protesters was removed from a treetop blockade Tuesday by the long arm of the law, which was made even longer with help from a towering construction crane.
Why would someone who’s allergic to dogs want to host a grooming competition?
The Supreme Court says it will consider reinstating the death sentence for the Boston Marathon bomber. It presents an early test of Biden's opposition to capital punishment.
Judge Ricardo Rigual issued a lengthy ruling Friday denying the state's claim for a temporary injunction that would have called for the immediate closure of Gourmeltz in Cosner Corner.
Applications are being considered for a federal judgeship in Western Virginia that has never been held by a person of color.