WILKES-BARRE — The woman accused of pushing a 12-year-old girl in a convenience store parking lot in Wilkes-Barre was a no-show at her sentencing on Friday. 338 more words
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NEW BRITAIN, Conn. (AP) — An East Coast drifter who killed seven people in Connecticut in 2003 has been sentenced to life in prison.
A state judge in… 156 more words
I have today written a piece for Legal Cheek, in which, like a stuck record, I bemoan the standard of public legal education and tabloid law reporting, and submit that the public… 26 more words
VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. – Robert Lee Lane, was sentenced Wednesday to an additional 50 years in prison after pleading guilty to rape and abduction with the intent to defile. 201 more words
A trial court cannot deny probation simply because of the elements of an offense when the offense is probation eligible
Low-level drug offenders will be offered help instead of prison time.
The Deschutes County District Attorney’s Office is starting a program Friday that puts those arrested for small amounts of illegal drugs in treatment rather than behind bars, but seeks maximum prison time for drug dealers. 59 more words