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New Jersey man found guilty of murdering childhood friend wants new trial over juror’s ‘LMAO’ Facebook post

The New Jersey man who was convicted of strangling a former high school classmate before throwing her body off a bridge wants a new trial after a dismissed juror who admitted on Facebook to being part of the jury, and writing “LMAO” about the case. Continue reading

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Manhattan mother to testify against her son in murder trial for allegedly killing husband

The mother of a 34-year-old Princeton graduate plans to testify against her privileged son this month in a murder trial involving her dead husband — because she believes her son did it. Continue reading

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Judge blocks pretrial release of Coast Guard lieutenant called domestic terrorist

U.S. District Judge George Hazel canceled a scheduled hearing on the conditions of Christopher Hasson’s release. Continue reading

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No immediate release for Coast Guard officer accused of being ‘domestic terrorist’

A federal magistrate judge declined to immediately release a Coast Guard lieutenant awaiting trial on drug and gun charges so that prosecutors can appeal his earlier decision on the matter. Continue reading

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Woman testifies about ‘sex slave’ initiation as NXIVM sex-trafficking trial gets underway

The New York City trial of the former leader of an upstate sex-trafficking cult began on Tuesday with federal prosecutors alleging he ordered the branding of several women and blackmailed them into having sex with him, including a minor. Continue reading

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Navy petty officer sentenced to nearly 10 years in prison for DUI crash that killed four people

A U.S. Navy petty officer was sentenced to nine years in prison for a 2016 San Diego crash that left four people dead. Continue reading

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Indonesian woman tried in killing of Kim Jong Un’s half-brother released from prison

The case into the killing of the estranged half-brother of North Korea’s leader is likely closed after a Vietnamese woman tried in the case was released from a Malaysian prison on Friday and is back in her native country. Continue reading

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Ex-Penn State president Spanier’s child endangerment conviction tossed out

A federal judge in Pennsylvania threw out former Penn State University president Graham Spanier’s conviction on a child endangerment charge Tuesday, the day before Spanier was due to report to prison. Continue reading

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Former Texas football standout found guilty of murdering jogger with machete

A former Texas football standout was found guilty of killing a jogger with a machete in 2015. Continue reading

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Maryland newspaper attack suspect enters insanity plea

The man accused of killing five employees of the Capital Gazette newspaper in Annapolis, Md. last year is pleading not guilty by reason of insanity, his attorneys said Monday. Continue reading

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Harvey Weinstein sex assault trial pushed back to Sept. 9

A judge in New York on Friday decided to delay the sexual assault trial of disgraced movie mogul Harvey Weinstein until Sept. 9. Continue reading

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Once-viral homeless hero ‘Kai the Hitchhiker’ convicted in 2013 murder, faces life in prison

Homeless drifter Caleb “Kai” McGillvary, 30, who had a brush with Internet fame in 2013 after he saved a person from a would-be attacker while hitchhiking, was convicted Wednesday of first-degree murder in the beating death of a 73-year-old man. Continue reading

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Drug company put ‘profits over patients’ with opioid push: prosecutors

In order to convince insurance companies to cover a prescription of Subsys, prosecutors say Insys set up call centers where employees posed as physicians’ assistants and were told to say whatever was necessary — including falsely stating that a patien… Continue reading

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‘Joe Exotic,’ Oklahoma zookeeper who ran for governor, is convicted in murder-for-hire plot

A zookeeper and former Libertarian candidate for governor of Oklahoma was convicted by a federal jury Tuesday of trying to arrange the murder of a Florida animal sanctuary founder who had criticized his treatment of animals. Continue reading

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NYC jogger Karina Vetrano murder case juror says he felt pressure to convict

Moments after Chanel Lewis was found guilty of murdering New York City jogger Karina Vetrano, a juror on the case said he felt pressured to convict the accused killer. Continue reading

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Man found guilty of murdering NYC jogger Karina Vetrano

The man accused of murder Karina Vetrano, a New York City jogger, was found guilty Monday night at his retrial. Continue reading

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Defense in NYC jogger Karina Vetrano murder case says anonymous letter shows evidence withheld during retrial

Lawyers for Karina Vetrano’s accused killer will file motions Monday for a last-minute hearing after the defense team received a letter alleging that prosecutors withheld “exculpatory evidence� on other potential suspects in the murder investigat… Continue reading

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