What is the “arraignment?”
After the District Attorney files a bill of information or indictment, the DA must set the case for an “arraignment” within 30 days unless “just cause” exists for a longer delay. 556 more words
SAVANNAH Ga. (WJCL) — Chatham County Commissioner Dean Kicklighter has entered a guilty plea to charges of driving under the influence less safe alcohol.
The commissioner pleaded guilty April 1 and was hit with a $650 fine with two add-ons of $996.25. 35 more words
(KANSAS CITY, Mo.) — A white supremacist accused of killing three people at two Jewish centers in Kansas says he plans to plead guilty to capital murder to avoid a lengthy trial because of his failing health. 412 more words
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ The former chief of staff to the Connecticut House Republicans has pleaded guilty to one count of mail fraud for taking more than $100,000 in payments from a political campaign direct mail company to which steered business. 116 more words
BOISE, Idaho (AP) — The former senior vice president of a would-be Idaho nuclear power plant developer has pleaded guilty to artificially inflating the company’s stock to dupe investors. 114 more words
PITTSBURGH (KDKA/AP) — A man linked to four bank robberies in the South Hills by his red beard, who then wore a fake red beard for two more, has pleaded guilty to all six heists. 209 more words