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Courts Try To Fast Track Release Of 1000s Of Low-Risk Inmates Amid COVID-19 Outbreak

Courts Try To Fast Track Release Of 1000s Of Low-Risk Inmates Amid COVID-19 Outbreak

Gov. Gavin Newsom said Wednesday that the state hopes to expedite the release of several thousand low-risk inmates at state prisons such as San Quentin that ha [...] Read full article: Courts Try To Fast Track Release Of 1000...→

Federal appeals court orders Flynn judge to dismiss charges

Federal appeals court orders Flynn judge to dismiss charges

The D.C. circuit's ruling came after the Justice Department filed a motion to drop the case against the former Trump national security adviser. Read full article: Federal appeals court orders Flynn judge...→

Brazil judge orders President Bolsonaro to wear a mask or pay a fine

Brazil judge orders President Bolsonaro to wear a mask or pay a fine

The judge's decision was made public after Jair Bolsonaro spent months ignoring social distancing guidelines while not wearing a mask. Read full article: Brazil judge orders President Bolsonaro ...→

Judge orders Brazil’s Bolsonaro to use face mask in public | WTOP

Judge orders Brazil’s Bolsonaro to use face mask in public | WTOP

SAO PAULO (AP) — A Brazilian federal judge on Tuesday ordered President Jair Bolsonaro to comply with local rules to wear a face mask whenever he is outdoors i [...] Read full article: Judge orders Brazil’s Bolsonaro to use f...→

Bolton book set to release Tuesday even as judge says his profits might be seized

Bolton book set to release Tuesday even as judge says his profits might be seized

Former national security adviser John Bolton and his publisher are moving forward with the release of his memoir Tuesday despite a judge warning of criminal co [...] Read full article: Bolton book set to release Tuesday even ...→

Judge denies Trump’s request to halt John Bolton’s book release

Judge denies Trump’s request to halt John Bolton’s book release

A federal judge denied President Trump’s request to stop his former National Security Adviser John Bolton from releasing his book this coming week, saying the [...] Read full article: Judge denies Trump’s request to halt Joh...→

Some inmates at California state prisons eligible for early release to stem coronavirus spread

Some inmates at California state prisons eligible for early release to stem coronavirus spread

It was not immediately clear how many state prisoners will be released ahead of schedule as part of the plan unveiled by the CDCR on Tuesday. Earlier, prison o [...] Read full article: Some inmates at California state prisons...→

NJ Orders Police Departments to Release Discipline Lists and Name Officers

NJ Orders Police Departments to Release Discipline Lists and Name Officers

New Jersey will mandate that local police departments publish annual lists of officers who faced serious disciplinary action, making it the latest state to ref [...] Read full article: NJ Orders Police Departments to Release ...→

The Latest: NC judge orders race track to halt for pandemic

GRAHAM, N.C. - A North Carolina judge has ordered a small stock car track to halt racing after state health officials declared that large weekend crowds at rec [...] Read full article: The Latest: NC judge orders race track t...→

Former Judge Theresa Brennan to get early release

Former Judge Theresa Brennan to get early release

Former Livingston County Judge Theresa will be released from jail two weeks early, county officials said Monday. Read full article: Former Judge Theresa Brennan to get earl...→

Federal appeals court overrules judge, orders Flynn case dismissed as DOJ requested

Federal appeals court overrules judge, orders Flynn case dismissed as DOJ requested

In a surprise ruling, the D.C. Circuit Court of Appeals has just overruled District ]Judge Emmet Sullivan and ordered him to accept the Justice Department's mo [...] Read full article: Federal appeals court overrules judge, o...→

Judge orders Brazil’s president to wear mask in public

Judge orders Brazil’s president to wear mask in public

Federal Judge Renato Borelli ruled in a decision made public on Tuesday that Bolsonaro was subject to a fine of 2,000 reais ($387) a day if he continued to dis [...] Read full article: Judge orders Brazil’s president to wear ...→

Judge orders Barra, Manley to meet on GM lawsuit vs. FCA

Without an agreement, GM's lawsuit accusing FCA of bribing union officials is likely to drag on for years, making it a distraction for the companies and a "was [...] Read full article: Judge orders Barra, Manley to meet on GM...→

Judge grants compassionate release to alleged mob enforcer

Judge grants compassionate release to alleged mob enforcer

A federal judge has ordered the release from prison of an alleged organized crime enforcer who is said to have health issues that places him at heightened risk [...] Read full article: Judge grants compassionate release to al...→

Harris County Judge Hidalgo Orders Businesses to Require Masks

Harris County Judge Hidalgo Orders Businesses to Require Masks

No shirt, no shoes, no face masks, no service — introducing the new motto for Harris County businesses. Amid sustained, dramatic increases in COVID-19 cases an [...] Read full article: Harris County Judge Hidalgo Orders Busin...→

Judge Orders New Recount in Paterson City Council Race Determined By Just One Vote

Judge Orders New Recount in Paterson City Council Race Determined By Just One Vote

A day after a councilman formally contested the results of his race, a judge ordered another race that was decided by just one vote must undergo a second recou [...] Read full article: Judge Orders New Recount in Paterson Cit...→

Ten percent of Rikers inmates re-arrested after coronavirus release: NYPD

Ten percent of Rikers inmates re-arrested after coronavirus release: NYPD

Some 10 percent of those cut free from Rikers Island due to coronavirus concerns since March have since been arrested — some multiple times, The Post has learn [...] Read full article: Ten percent of Rikers inmates re-arreste...→

Federal judge orders Seattle Police to temporarily stop using tear gas against peaceful protesters

Federal judge orders Seattle Police to temporarily stop using tear gas against peaceful protesters

A federal judge in Seattle has issued a temporary injunction preventing police in the city from using tear gas or other “chemical irritants” against peaceful p [...] Read full article: Federal judge orders Seattle Police to t...→

North Carolina judge orders speedway with large crowds to stop races

North Carolina judge orders speedway with large crowds to stop races

A North Carolina judge on Thursday ordered a small stock-car track to halt racing after state health officials declared large weekend crowds at recent races vi [...] Read full article: North Carolina judge orders speedway wit...→

Judge to weigh fate of ICE detainees allegedly violating house arrest orders amid pandemic

Judge to weigh fate of ICE detainees allegedly violating house arrest orders amid pandemic

ICE detainees convicted and charged with violence and sex crimes are treating a federal judge’s bail order “with complete and utter disregard”, attorneys for B [...] Read full article: Judge to weigh fate of ICE detainees all...→

Judge refuses to release man accused of torching Chicago cop car while wearing Joker mask, saying he’s skipped other cases

Judge refuses to release man accused of torching Chicago cop car while wearing Joker mask, saying he’s skipped other cases

A man accused of setting fire to a Chicago police car while wearing a Joker mask will remain in federal custody, though the judge overseeing the case asked tha [...] Read full article: Judge refuses to release man accused of ...→

Federal appeals court orders judge to drop case against Michael Flynn

Federal appeals court orders judge to drop case against Michael Flynn

A federal appeals court on Wednesday ordered a judge to drop charges against former national security adviser Michael Flynn. The three-judge panel in Washingto [...] Read full article: Federal appeals court orders judge to dr...→

AutoNews Now: Judge orders Barra, Manley to discuss GM-FCA lawsuit

GM's Barra, FCA's Manley ordered to discuss lawsuit face-to-face | Rivian's shrinking Mich. presence | Ford Ranger tops 'American-Made Index' | PSA investor wa [...] Read full article: AutoNews Now: Judge orders Barra, Manley...→

Judge Grants Compassionate Release To Reputed Mob Enforcer Mario Rainone Due To COVID-19 Concerns

Judge Grants Compassionate Release To Reputed Mob Enforcer Mario Rainone Due To COVID-19 Concerns

Rainone asked for release to home confinement last month, saying prostate cancer, liver disease and heart problems make him susceptible to COVID-19. Read full article: Judge Grants Compassionate Release To Re...→

Judge orders 50-year sentence for former Chicago cop who fatally shot wife in Spring Grove

Judge orders 50-year sentence for former Chicago cop who fatally shot wife in Spring Grove

A former Chicago police officer received a 50-year prison sentence Wednesday for the 2017 murder of his wife and fellow former officer, Elizabeth "Betty" Volbe [...] Read full article: Judge orders 50-year sentence for former...→

Judge: U.S. Must Release $679M in Tribal Virus Relief Funds

Judge: U.S. Must Release $679M in Tribal Virus Relief Funds

The U.S. Treasury Department is withholding $679 million in coronavirus relief funding for tribes while a challenge over its initial round of payments to triba [...] Read full article: Judge: U.S. Must Release $679M in Tribal...→

Oregon governor to release inmates to slow coronavirus spread

Oregon governor to release inmates to slow coronavirus spread

Oregon Gov. Kate Brown has asked for a list names by June 22 of inmates eligible for possible release to limit the spread of COVID-19 in the state prison syste [...] Read full article: Oregon governor to release inmates to sl...→

Judge orders racial inequality probe into NYC court officers’ union leader

Judge orders racial inequality probe into NYC court officers’ union leader

New York’s chief judge has ordered an investigation into a powerful courthouse union leader over allegations of “racial inequality and brutality” against black [...] Read full article: Judge orders racial inequality probe int...→

Chino men’s prison transfer halted after inmates bring coronavirus to San Quentin

Chino men’s prison transfer halted after inmates bring coronavirus to San Quentin

There also has been an outbreak of cases at Corcoran State Prison, although it has not been attributed to the moves. Read full article: Chino men’s prison transfer halted after...→

Michigan Judge Orders Gov. Gretchen Whitmer to Stop Pursuing 77-Year-Old Barber Karl Manke

Michigan Judge Orders Gov. Gretchen Whitmer to Stop Pursuing 77-Year-Old Barber Karl Manke

Michigan courts continue to deliver losses to Gov. Gretchen Whitmer in her efforts to stop a 77-year-old barber from working. | Politics Read full article: Michigan Judge Orders Gov. Gretchen Whit...→

Michigan judge orders state to stop trying to hold barber in contempt for not closing shop during pandemic

Michigan judge orders state to stop trying to hold barber in contempt for not closing shop during pandemic

A Michigan judge has blocked efforts by the state’s attorney general to continue trying to hold a local barber in contempt of court, over the businessman’s ref [...] Read full article: Michigan judge orders state to stop tryi...→

Courts Try To Fast Track Release Of 1000s Of Low-Risk Inmates Amid COVID-19 Outbreak

Courts Try To Fast Track Release Of 1000s Of Low-Risk Inmates Amid COVID-19 Outbreak

Gov. Gavin Newsom said Wednesday that the state hopes to expedite the release of several thousand low-risk inmates at state prisons such as San Quentin that ha [...] Read full article: Courts Try To Fast Track Release Of 1000...→

Federal appeals court orders judge to drop case against Michael Flynn

Federal appeals court orders judge to drop case against Michael Flynn

A federal appeals court on Wednesday ordered a judge to drop charges against former national security adviser Michael Flynn. The three-judge panel in Washingto [...] Read full article: Federal appeals court orders judge to dr...→

Federal appeals court overrules judge, orders Flynn case dismissed as DOJ requested

Federal appeals court overrules judge, orders Flynn case dismissed as DOJ requested

In a surprise ruling, the D.C. Circuit Court of Appeals has just overruled District ]Judge Emmet Sullivan and ordered him to accept the Justice Department's mo [...] Read full article: Federal appeals court overrules judge, o...→

Brazil judge orders President Bolsonaro to wear a mask or pay a fine

Brazil judge orders President Bolsonaro to wear a mask or pay a fine

The judge's decision was made public after Jair Bolsonaro spent months ignoring social distancing guidelines while not wearing a mask. Read full article: Brazil judge orders President Bolsonaro ...→

AutoNews Now: Judge orders Barra, Manley to discuss GM-FCA lawsuit

GM's Barra, FCA's Manley ordered to discuss lawsuit face-to-face | Rivian's shrinking Mich. presence | Ford Ranger tops 'American-Made Index' | PSA investor wa [...] Read full article: AutoNews Now: Judge orders Barra, Manley...→

Judge orders Barra, Manley to meet on GM lawsuit vs. FCA

Without an agreement, GM's lawsuit accusing FCA of bribing union officials is likely to drag on for years, making it a distraction for the companies and a "was [...] Read full article: Judge orders Barra, Manley to meet on GM...→

Bolton book set to release Tuesday even as judge says his profits might be seized

Bolton book set to release Tuesday even as judge says his profits might be seized

Former national security adviser John Bolton and his publisher are moving forward with the release of his memoir Tuesday despite a judge warning of criminal co [...] Read full article: Bolton book set to release Tuesday even ...→

Harris County Judge Hidalgo Orders Businesses to Require Masks

Harris County Judge Hidalgo Orders Businesses to Require Masks

No shirt, no shoes, no face masks, no service — introducing the new motto for Harris County businesses. Amid sustained, dramatic increases in COVID-19 cases an [...] Read full article: Harris County Judge Hidalgo Orders Busin...→

Some inmates at California state prisons eligible for early release to stem coronavirus spread

Some inmates at California state prisons eligible for early release to stem coronavirus spread

It was not immediately clear how many state prisoners will be released ahead of schedule as part of the plan unveiled by the CDCR on Tuesday. Earlier, prison o [...] Read full article: Some inmates at California state prisons...→

Judge: U.S. Must Release $679M in Tribal Virus Relief Funds

Judge: U.S. Must Release $679M in Tribal Virus Relief Funds

The U.S. Treasury Department is withholding $679 million in coronavirus relief funding for tribes while a challenge over its initial round of payments to triba [...] Read full article: Judge: U.S. Must Release $679M in Tribal...→

Ten percent of Rikers inmates re-arrested after coronavirus release: NYPD

Ten percent of Rikers inmates re-arrested after coronavirus release: NYPD

Some 10 percent of those cut free from Rikers Island due to coronavirus concerns since March have since been arrested — some multiple times, The Post has learn [...] Read full article: Ten percent of Rikers inmates re-arreste...→

Judge orders racial inequality probe into NYC court officers’ union leader

Judge orders racial inequality probe into NYC court officers’ union leader

New York’s chief judge has ordered an investigation into a powerful courthouse union leader over allegations of “racial inequality and brutality” against black [...] Read full article: Judge orders racial inequality probe int...→

North Carolina judge orders speedway with large crowds to stop races

North Carolina judge orders speedway with large crowds to stop races

A North Carolina judge on Thursday ordered a small stock-car track to halt racing after state health officials declared large weekend crowds at recent races vi [...] Read full article: North Carolina judge orders speedway wit...→

The Latest: NC judge orders race track to halt for pandemic

GRAHAM, N.C. - A North Carolina judge has ordered a small stock car track to halt racing after state health officials declared that large weekend crowds at rec [...] Read full article: The Latest: NC judge orders race track t...→

Michigan Judge Orders Gov. Gretchen Whitmer to Stop Pursuing 77-Year-Old Barber Karl Manke

Michigan Judge Orders Gov. Gretchen Whitmer to Stop Pursuing 77-Year-Old Barber Karl Manke

Michigan courts continue to deliver losses to Gov. Gretchen Whitmer in her efforts to stop a 77-year-old barber from working. | Politics Read full article: Michigan Judge Orders Gov. Gretchen Whit...→

Judge refuses to release man accused of torching Chicago cop car while wearing Joker mask, saying he’s skipped other cases

Judge refuses to release man accused of torching Chicago cop car while wearing Joker mask, saying he’s skipped other cases

A man accused of setting fire to a Chicago police car while wearing a Joker mask will remain in federal custody, though the judge overseeing the case asked tha [...] Read full article: Judge refuses to release man accused of ...→

Federal appeals court orders Flynn judge to dismiss charges

Federal appeals court orders Flynn judge to dismiss charges

The D.C. circuit's ruling came after the Justice Department filed a motion to drop the case against the former Trump national security adviser. Read full article: Federal appeals court orders Flynn judge...→

Judge orders Brazil’s president to wear mask in public

Judge orders Brazil’s president to wear mask in public

Federal Judge Renato Borelli ruled in a decision made public on Tuesday that Bolsonaro was subject to a fine of 2,000 reais ($387) a day if he continued to dis [...] Read full article: Judge orders Brazil’s president to wear ...→

Judge orders Brazil’s Bolsonaro to use face mask in public | WTOP

Judge orders Brazil’s Bolsonaro to use face mask in public | WTOP

SAO PAULO (AP) — A Brazilian federal judge on Tuesday ordered President Jair Bolsonaro to comply with local rules to wear a face mask whenever he is outdoors i [...] Read full article: Judge orders Brazil’s Bolsonaro to use f...→

Judge Grants Compassionate Release To Reputed Mob Enforcer Mario Rainone Due To COVID-19 Concerns

Judge Grants Compassionate Release To Reputed Mob Enforcer Mario Rainone Due To COVID-19 Concerns

Rainone asked for release to home confinement last month, saying prostate cancer, liver disease and heart problems make him susceptible to COVID-19. Read full article: Judge Grants Compassionate Release To Re...→

Judge grants compassionate release to alleged mob enforcer

Judge grants compassionate release to alleged mob enforcer

A federal judge has ordered the release from prison of an alleged organized crime enforcer who is said to have health issues that places him at heightened risk [...] Read full article: Judge grants compassionate release to al...→

Judge denies Trump’s request to halt John Bolton’s book release

Judge denies Trump’s request to halt John Bolton’s book release

A federal judge denied President Trump’s request to stop his former National Security Adviser John Bolton from releasing his book this coming week, saying the [...] Read full article: Judge denies Trump’s request to halt Joh...→

Judge orders 50-year sentence for former Chicago cop who fatally shot wife in Spring Grove

Judge orders 50-year sentence for former Chicago cop who fatally shot wife in Spring Grove

A former Chicago police officer received a 50-year prison sentence Wednesday for the 2017 murder of his wife and fellow former officer, Elizabeth "Betty" Volbe [...] Read full article: Judge orders 50-year sentence for former...→

Judge Orders New Recount in Paterson City Council Race Determined By Just One Vote

Judge Orders New Recount in Paterson City Council Race Determined By Just One Vote

A day after a councilman formally contested the results of his race, a judge ordered another race that was decided by just one vote must undergo a second recou [...] Read full article: Judge Orders New Recount in Paterson Cit...→

NJ Orders Police Departments to Release Discipline Lists and Name Officers

NJ Orders Police Departments to Release Discipline Lists and Name Officers

New Jersey will mandate that local police departments publish annual lists of officers who faced serious disciplinary action, making it the latest state to ref [...] Read full article: NJ Orders Police Departments to Release ...→

Oregon governor to release inmates to slow coronavirus spread

Oregon governor to release inmates to slow coronavirus spread

Oregon Gov. Kate Brown has asked for a list names by June 22 of inmates eligible for possible release to limit the spread of COVID-19 in the state prison syste [...] Read full article: Oregon governor to release inmates to sl...→

Federal judge orders Seattle Police to temporarily stop using tear gas against peaceful protesters

Federal judge orders Seattle Police to temporarily stop using tear gas against peaceful protesters

A federal judge in Seattle has issued a temporary injunction preventing police in the city from using tear gas or other “chemical irritants” against peaceful p [...] Read full article: Federal judge orders Seattle Police to t...→

Chino men’s prison transfer halted after inmates bring coronavirus to San Quentin

Chino men’s prison transfer halted after inmates bring coronavirus to San Quentin

There also has been an outbreak of cases at Corcoran State Prison, although it has not been attributed to the moves. Read full article: Chino men’s prison transfer halted after...→

Judge to weigh fate of ICE detainees allegedly violating house arrest orders amid pandemic

Judge to weigh fate of ICE detainees allegedly violating house arrest orders amid pandemic

ICE detainees convicted and charged with violence and sex crimes are treating a federal judge’s bail order “with complete and utter disregard”, attorneys for B [...] Read full article: Judge to weigh fate of ICE detainees all...→

Former Judge Theresa Brennan to get early release

Former Judge Theresa Brennan to get early release

Former Livingston County Judge Theresa will be released from jail two weeks early, county officials said Monday. Read full article: Former Judge Theresa Brennan to get earl...→

Michigan judge orders state to stop trying to hold barber in contempt for not closing shop during pandemic

Michigan judge orders state to stop trying to hold barber in contempt for not closing shop during pandemic

A Michigan judge has blocked efforts by the state’s attorney general to continue trying to hold a local barber in contempt of court, over the businessman’s ref [...] Read full article: Michigan judge orders state to stop tryi...→

Courts Try To Fast Track Release Of 1000s Of Low-Risk Inmates Amid COVID-19 Outbreak

Courts Try To Fast Track Release Of 1000s Of Low-Risk Inmates Amid COVID-19 Outbreak

Gov. Gavin Newsom said Wednesday that the state hopes to expedite the release of several thousand low-risk inmates at state prisons such as San Quentin that ha [...] Read full article: Courts Try To Fast Track Release Of 1000...→

Federal appeals court orders judge to drop case against Michael Flynn

Federal appeals court orders judge to drop case against Michael Flynn

A federal appeals court on Wednesday ordered a judge to drop charges against former national security adviser Michael Flynn. The three-judge panel in Washingto [...] Read full article: Federal appeals court orders judge to dr...→

Federal appeals court orders Flynn judge to dismiss charges

Federal appeals court orders Flynn judge to dismiss charges

The D.C. circuit's ruling came after the Justice Department filed a motion to drop the case against the former Trump national security adviser. Read full article: Federal appeals court orders Flynn judge...→

Federal appeals court overrules judge, orders Flynn case dismissed as DOJ requested

Federal appeals court overrules judge, orders Flynn case dismissed as DOJ requested

In a surprise ruling, the D.C. Circuit Court of Appeals has just overruled District ]Judge Emmet Sullivan and ordered him to accept the Justice Department's mo [...] Read full article: Federal appeals court overrules judge, o...→

Brazil judge orders President Bolsonaro to wear a mask or pay a fine

Brazil judge orders President Bolsonaro to wear a mask or pay a fine

The judge's decision was made public after Jair Bolsonaro spent months ignoring social distancing guidelines while not wearing a mask. Read full article: Brazil judge orders President Bolsonaro ...→

Judge orders Brazil’s president to wear mask in public

Judge orders Brazil’s president to wear mask in public

Federal Judge Renato Borelli ruled in a decision made public on Tuesday that Bolsonaro was subject to a fine of 2,000 reais ($387) a day if he continued to dis [...] Read full article: Judge orders Brazil’s president to wear ...→

AutoNews Now: Judge orders Barra, Manley to discuss GM-FCA lawsuit

GM's Barra, FCA's Manley ordered to discuss lawsuit face-to-face | Rivian's shrinking Mich. presence | Ford Ranger tops 'American-Made Index' | PSA investor wa [...] Read full article: AutoNews Now: Judge orders Barra, Manley...→

Judge orders Brazil’s Bolsonaro to use face mask in public | WTOP

Judge orders Brazil’s Bolsonaro to use face mask in public | WTOP

SAO PAULO (AP) — A Brazilian federal judge on Tuesday ordered President Jair Bolsonaro to comply with local rules to wear a face mask whenever he is outdoors i [...] Read full article: Judge orders Brazil’s Bolsonaro to use f...→

Judge orders Barra, Manley to meet on GM lawsuit vs. FCA

Without an agreement, GM's lawsuit accusing FCA of bribing union officials is likely to drag on for years, making it a distraction for the companies and a "was [...] Read full article: Judge orders Barra, Manley to meet on GM...→

Judge Grants Compassionate Release To Reputed Mob Enforcer Mario Rainone Due To COVID-19 Concerns

Judge Grants Compassionate Release To Reputed Mob Enforcer Mario Rainone Due To COVID-19 Concerns

Rainone asked for release to home confinement last month, saying prostate cancer, liver disease and heart problems make him susceptible to COVID-19. Read full article: Judge Grants Compassionate Release To Re...→

Bolton book set to release Tuesday even as judge says his profits might be seized

Bolton book set to release Tuesday even as judge says his profits might be seized

Former national security adviser John Bolton and his publisher are moving forward with the release of his memoir Tuesday despite a judge warning of criminal co [...] Read full article: Bolton book set to release Tuesday even ...→

Judge grants compassionate release to alleged mob enforcer

Judge grants compassionate release to alleged mob enforcer

A federal judge has ordered the release from prison of an alleged organized crime enforcer who is said to have health issues that places him at heightened risk [...] Read full article: Judge grants compassionate release to al...→

Judge denies Trump’s request to halt John Bolton’s book release

Judge denies Trump’s request to halt John Bolton’s book release

A federal judge denied President Trump’s request to stop his former National Security Adviser John Bolton from releasing his book this coming week, saying the [...] Read full article: Judge denies Trump’s request to halt Joh...→

Harris County Judge Hidalgo Orders Businesses to Require Masks

Harris County Judge Hidalgo Orders Businesses to Require Masks

No shirt, no shoes, no face masks, no service — introducing the new motto for Harris County businesses. Amid sustained, dramatic increases in COVID-19 cases an [...] Read full article: Harris County Judge Hidalgo Orders Busin...→

Judge orders 50-year sentence for former Chicago cop who fatally shot wife in Spring Grove

Judge orders 50-year sentence for former Chicago cop who fatally shot wife in Spring Grove

A former Chicago police officer received a 50-year prison sentence Wednesday for the 2017 murder of his wife and fellow former officer, Elizabeth "Betty" Volbe [...] Read full article: Judge orders 50-year sentence for former...→

Some inmates at California state prisons eligible for early release to stem coronavirus spread

Some inmates at California state prisons eligible for early release to stem coronavirus spread

It was not immediately clear how many state prisoners will be released ahead of schedule as part of the plan unveiled by the CDCR on Tuesday. Earlier, prison o [...] Read full article: Some inmates at California state prisons...→

Judge Orders New Recount in Paterson City Council Race Determined By Just One Vote

Judge Orders New Recount in Paterson City Council Race Determined By Just One Vote

A day after a councilman formally contested the results of his race, a judge ordered another race that was decided by just one vote must undergo a second recou [...] Read full article: Judge Orders New Recount in Paterson Cit...→

Judge: U.S. Must Release $679M in Tribal Virus Relief Funds

Judge: U.S. Must Release $679M in Tribal Virus Relief Funds

The U.S. Treasury Department is withholding $679 million in coronavirus relief funding for tribes while a challenge over its initial round of payments to triba [...] Read full article: Judge: U.S. Must Release $679M in Tribal...→

NJ Orders Police Departments to Release Discipline Lists and Name Officers

NJ Orders Police Departments to Release Discipline Lists and Name Officers

New Jersey will mandate that local police departments publish annual lists of officers who faced serious disciplinary action, making it the latest state to ref [...] Read full article: NJ Orders Police Departments to Release ...→

Ten percent of Rikers inmates re-arrested after coronavirus release: NYPD

Ten percent of Rikers inmates re-arrested after coronavirus release: NYPD

Some 10 percent of those cut free from Rikers Island due to coronavirus concerns since March have since been arrested — some multiple times, The Post has learn [...] Read full article: Ten percent of Rikers inmates re-arreste...→

Oregon governor to release inmates to slow coronavirus spread

Oregon governor to release inmates to slow coronavirus spread

Oregon Gov. Kate Brown has asked for a list names by June 22 of inmates eligible for possible release to limit the spread of COVID-19 in the state prison syste [...] Read full article: Oregon governor to release inmates to sl...→

Federal judge orders Seattle Police to temporarily stop using tear gas against peaceful protesters

Federal judge orders Seattle Police to temporarily stop using tear gas against peaceful protesters

A federal judge in Seattle has issued a temporary injunction preventing police in the city from using tear gas or other “chemical irritants” against peaceful p [...] Read full article: Federal judge orders Seattle Police to t...→

Judge orders racial inequality probe into NYC court officers’ union leader

Judge orders racial inequality probe into NYC court officers’ union leader

New York’s chief judge has ordered an investigation into a powerful courthouse union leader over allegations of “racial inequality and brutality” against black [...] Read full article: Judge orders racial inequality probe int...→

North Carolina judge orders speedway with large crowds to stop races

North Carolina judge orders speedway with large crowds to stop races

A North Carolina judge on Thursday ordered a small stock-car track to halt racing after state health officials declared large weekend crowds at recent races vi [...] Read full article: North Carolina judge orders speedway wit...→

Chino men’s prison transfer halted after inmates bring coronavirus to San Quentin

Chino men’s prison transfer halted after inmates bring coronavirus to San Quentin

There also has been an outbreak of cases at Corcoran State Prison, although it has not been attributed to the moves. Read full article: Chino men’s prison transfer halted after...→

The Latest: NC judge orders race track to halt for pandemic

GRAHAM, N.C. - A North Carolina judge has ordered a small stock car track to halt racing after state health officials declared that large weekend crowds at rec [...] Read full article: The Latest: NC judge orders race track t...→

Judge to weigh fate of ICE detainees allegedly violating house arrest orders amid pandemic

Judge to weigh fate of ICE detainees allegedly violating house arrest orders amid pandemic

ICE detainees convicted and charged with violence and sex crimes are treating a federal judge’s bail order “with complete and utter disregard”, attorneys for B [...] Read full article: Judge to weigh fate of ICE detainees all...→

Michigan Judge Orders Gov. Gretchen Whitmer to Stop Pursuing 77-Year-Old Barber Karl Manke

Michigan Judge Orders Gov. Gretchen Whitmer to Stop Pursuing 77-Year-Old Barber Karl Manke

Michigan courts continue to deliver losses to Gov. Gretchen Whitmer in her efforts to stop a 77-year-old barber from working. | Politics Read full article: Michigan Judge Orders Gov. Gretchen Whit...→

Former Judge Theresa Brennan to get early release

Former Judge Theresa Brennan to get early release

Former Livingston County Judge Theresa will be released from jail two weeks early, county officials said Monday. Read full article: Former Judge Theresa Brennan to get earl...→

Judge refuses to release man accused of torching Chicago cop car while wearing Joker mask, saying he’s skipped other cases

Judge refuses to release man accused of torching Chicago cop car while wearing Joker mask, saying he’s skipped other cases

A man accused of setting fire to a Chicago police car while wearing a Joker mask will remain in federal custody, though the judge overseeing the case asked tha [...] Read full article: Judge refuses to release man accused of ...→

Michigan judge orders state to stop trying to hold barber in contempt for not closing shop during pandemic

Michigan judge orders state to stop trying to hold barber in contempt for not closing shop during pandemic

A Michigan judge has blocked efforts by the state’s attorney general to continue trying to hold a local barber in contempt of court, over the businessman’s ref [...] Read full article: Michigan judge orders state to stop tryi...→