Judge begins questioning prospective jurors for actor Jussie Smollett’s trial, with six selected to hear case in first cut – Chicago Tribune

Judge begins questioning prospective jurors for actor Jussie Smollett’s trial, with six selected to hear case in first cut - Chicago Tribune

Judge begins questioning prospective jurors for actor Jussie Smollett’s trial, with six selected to hear case in first cut Chicago TribuneDemocrats’ rush to judgment in Smollett case could blow up in their faces Fox NewsJussie Smollett trial for allegedly staging hate crime: New details | LiveNOW from FOX LiveNOW from FOXJussie Smollett jury selection begins … Read more

Judge denies request to release bond money | News

Judge denies request to release bond money | News

The judge presiding over a 2017 case, in which a man was killed while riding with an alleged drunk driver, refused to release the defendant’s bond money Monday after the victim’s grandfather testified in court.Daviess Circuit Judge Jay Wethington denied a defense motion to release money posted in 2017 to release Robert K. Garner, 22, … Read more

‘SNL’ has Judge Jeanine go over the Kyle Rittenhouse verdict and a chat with Donald Trump

'SNL' has Judge Jeanine go over the Kyle Rittenhouse verdict and a chat with Donald Trump

The Fox News personality, who was played by Cecily Strong, opened Saturday night’s episode of the NBC variety show. “Good evening, I’m Judge Jeanine Pirro, and if anyone watching is wearing a hearing aid, sorry, you’re dead now,” she said. Strong’s Pirro then opened the segment with this week’s top story: Kyle Rittenhouse being acquitted … Read more

Judge clears Muhammad Aziz, Khalil Islam in Malcolm X killing – The Washington Post

Judge clears Muhammad Aziz, Khalil Islam in Malcolm X killing - The Washington Post

Judge clears Muhammad Aziz, Khalil Islam in Malcolm X killing The Washington PostLIVE: Exoneration hearing for two men convicted of killing Malcolm X in 1965 Reuters2 Men Convicted of Killing Malcolm X to Be Exonerated NBC New York2 Men Convicted of Killing Malcolm X Will Be Exonerated The New York TimesMen found guilty of assassination … Read more

Kyle Rittenhouse trial: Judge dismisses weapons charge ahead of closing arguments

Kyle Rittenhouse trial: Judge dismisses weapons charge ahead of closing arguments

Judge Schroeder also told jurors they will be allowed to consider lesser included offenses for two of the five counts. Jurors were instructed to first consider the original offense, and only if they find Rittenhouse is not guilty beyond a reasonable doubt, then they would move on to consider corresponding lesser offenses. Many of the … Read more

Judge Ends Britney Spears’s Conservatorship: Live Updates

Judge Ends Britney Spears's Conservatorship: Live Updates

ImageBritney Spears performing in 2004.Credit…Getty ImagesA Los Angeles judge ruled Friday that conservatorship that has overseen Britney Spears’s life and finances for nearly 14 years should be terminated immediately.The ruling by Judge Brenda Penny of Los Angeles Superior Court ended an arrangement that Ms. Spears had complained of bitterly, and which her fans had rallied … Read more

Judge ends conservatorship that has controlled Britney Spears’s life and money since 2008

Judge ends conservatorship that has controlled Britney Spears’s life and money since 2008

Jubilation erupted outside the courthouse, with fans cheering and shouting after the decision was announced. The crowd chanted “Britney! Britney! Britney!” and fans sang and danced to Spears’ song “Stronger.”Confetti fell on Britney Spears supporters outside a hearing concerning the pop singer’s conservatorship at the Stanley Mosk Courthouse on Friday in Los Angeles. Chris Pizzello/Associated … Read more

Quadruple homicide suspect can use taxpayer money for defense experts, judge rules

Quadruple homicide suspect can use taxpayer money for defense experts, judge rules

WEST CHESTER, Ohio (WXIX) – A quadruple homicide suspect can use public money for defense experts, a Butler County judge ruled for the second time in the case.That means taxpayers could foot the bill for thousands in experts to assist attorneys defending Gurpreet Singh.Singh faces four counts of aggravated murder for allegedly killing his wife, … Read more

Judge Bruce Schroeder’s reputation as a tough jurist comes through in Rittenhouse trial

Judge Bruce Schroeder's reputation as a tough jurist comes through in Rittenhouse trial

Judge Bruce Schroeder twice admonished Assistant District Attorney Thomas Binger for his line of questioning as Rittenhouse testified. While on the stand, Rittenhouse broke down in tears explaining the events that took place in August 2020 where he fatally shot two people and wounded another.To those who may not have heard of Schroeder until this … Read more

Judge Freezes Alex Murdaugh’s Money as Lawsuits Grow

CHESTERFIELD, S.C. (AP) — A judge Tuesday ordered independent representatives to take over the finances of a prominent South Carolina lawyer whose wife and son were killed five months ago and has since found himself part of a half-dozen state investigations. Judge Daniel Hall sided with an attorney suing Alex Murdaugh on behalf of the … Read more