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Julian Assange's Lawyers Will Apply for Bail Release over Coronavirus Fears

Julian Assange's Lawyers Will Apply for Bail Release over Coronavirus Fears

Lawyers for WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange reportedly plan to apply for his release on bail based on the risk of contracting the Wuhan coronavirus while impr [...] Read full article: Julian Assange's Lawyers Will Apply for ...→

Julian Assange's Lawyers Will Apply for Bail Release over Coronavirus Fears

Julian Assange's Lawyers Will Apply for Bail Release over Coronavirus Fears

Lawyers for WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange reportedly plan to apply for his release on bail based on the risk of contracting the Wuhan coronavirus while impr [...] Read full article: Julian Assange's Lawyers Will Apply for ...→

Julian Assange faces new indictment in the U.S.

Julian Assange faces new indictment in the U.S.

The superseding indictment does not contain additional charges beyond the 18 counts the Justice Department unsealed last year — but prosecutors say it undersco [...] Read full article: Julian Assange faces new indictment in t...→

Predicting Ever-Changing Movie Release Dates Amid Coronavirus - Times of San Diego

With the announcement that movie theaters have been given approval to re-open in California, we may finally see some summer releases. But it's complicated. Read full article: Predicting Ever-Changing Movie Release D...→

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...→

Coronavirus: California justices rescind emergency zero-bail order

Coronavirus: California justices rescind emergency zero-bail order

Policy had been in place since April 13 to ease jail crowding by offering relief to misdemeanor and low-level felony arrestees. Read full article: Coronavirus: California justices rescind...→

2 Lawyers Released on Bail Back in Federal Custody for Firebombings

2 Lawyers Released on Bail Back in Federal Custody for Firebombings

Three people have been arrested by the FBI and have been charged federally with trying to set off Molotov cocktails against the NYPD on Friday night. Read full article: 2 Lawyers Released on Bail Back in Feder...→

Coronavirus Reopening Roundup: Bishop Defies Sonoma County Health Order; Alameda County 'Zero Bail Fail' Suspect Jailed 4 Times

Coronavirus Reopening Roundup: Bishop Defies Sonoma County Health Order; Alameda County 'Zero Bail Fail' Suspect Jailed 4 Times

Diocese of Santa Rosa Green Lights Sunday Services In Defiance Of Local Health Officials SANTA ROSA — As they have watched businesses in Sonoma County reopen, [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Reopening Roundup: Bishop De...→

Man arrested for child pornography after coronavirus release from jail

Man arrested for child pornography after coronavirus release from jail

A man who was freed from jail last month because of coronavirus was caught sending child pornography over the Internet, federal authorities in New Hampshire an [...] Read full article: Man arrested for child pornography after...→

Coronavirus: How four lawyers ended up on the front lines of Silicon Valley’s homelessness crisis

Coronavirus: How four lawyers ended up on the front lines of Silicon Valley’s homelessness crisis

What’s it like being an outreach worker in the midst of a pandemic? It involves heartfelt care packages, face masks and hand sanitizer, and a lot of listening. Read full article: Coronavirus: How four lawyers ended up o...→

Felon allegedly chokes female hiker after release from jail over coronavirus

Felon allegedly chokes female hiker after release from jail over coronavirus

A Washington State felon allegedly attacked a woman just 10 days after he was sprung from jail early over coronavirus concerns. Matthew Cory, 33, was back behi [...] Read full article: Felon allegedly chokes female hiker afte...→

Lake County sheriff drops lawsuit asking that health department release coronavirus patient information

Lake County sheriff drops lawsuit asking that health department release coronavirus patient information

The Lake County Sheriff’s Office voluntarily dropped its lawsuit Wednesday after a Lake County judge denied its request for a preliminary injunction requiring [...] Read full article: Lake County sheriff drops lawsuit asking...→

Refugee Accused of Murder Seeks Release from Prison Over Coronavirus

Refugee Accused of Murder Seeks Release from Prison Over Coronavirus

An Iraqi refugee accused of murder is now seeking release from an Arizona prison claiming he is vulnerable to contracting the coronavirus.  Read full article: Refugee Accused of Murder Seeks Release ...→

Renewed push for inmate release after coronavirus cases in DC jail climb 25-fold | WTOP

There’s a renewed push to release inmates from the D.C. jail as the number of coronavirus cases there balloons to 180. Read full article: Renewed push for inmate release after co...→

Wrongfully convicted man hopes for release as coronavirus hits prisons

Wrongfully convicted man hopes for release as coronavirus hits prisons

Walter Ogrod was convicted for a 1988 murder, but the Philadelphia District Attorney’s conviction integrity unit says prosecutors got it wrong. While Ogrod wai [...] Read full article: Wrongfully convicted man hopes for relea...→

Grammy-Winning Rapper Common Urges Mass Release of Prisoners over Coronavirus

Grammy-Winning Rapper Common Urges Mass Release of Prisoners over Coronavirus

Rapper and activist Common and his criminal justice reform organization Imagine Justice launched a campaign with dozens of advocacy and activist groups calling [...] Read full article: Grammy-Winning Rapper Common Urges Mass ...→

WikiLeaks’ Julian Assange charged in superseding indictment

WikiLeaks’ Julian Assange charged in superseding indictment

WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange was charged in a superseding indictment alleging he recruited and conspired with computer hackers, including the notorious gro [...] Read full article: WikiLeaks’ Julian Assange charged in sup...→

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...→

Ex-Northwestern professor charged in alleged fetish slaying turned away in request for release to fight coronavirus

Ex-Northwestern professor charged in alleged fetish slaying turned away in request for release to fight coronavirus

The ex-Northwestern professor accused of stabbing his boyfriend to death in what prosecutors have said was an attempt to fulfill a sexual fetish was again deni [...] Read full article: Ex-Northwestern professor charged in all...→

California Courts End $0 Bail Order Imposed for Coronavirus

California Courts End $0 Bail Order Imposed for Coronavirus

California judicial leaders on Wednesday ended a statewide policy of imposing $0 bail for misdemeanors and lower-level felonies that reduced jail populations b [...] Read full article: California Courts End $0 Bail Order Impo...→

Coronavirus Means Few Young Whooping Cranes for Fall Release

Coronavirus Means Few Young Whooping Cranes for Fall Release

The COVID-19 pandemic is drastically reducing the number of young whooping cranes to be released this fall to help bring back the world’s rarest cranes. Zoos a [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Means Few Young Whooping Cra...→

'SNL' Star Chris Redd Launches Fundraiser for Coronavirus Tests and Bail Funds for Protesters

'SNL' Star Chris Redd Launches Fundraiser for Coronavirus Tests and Bail Funds for Protesters

Those protesting the police involved death of George Floyd can now receive funding if they are injured, bail money if they are arrested, and money to pay for c [...] Read full article: 'SNL' Star Chris Redd Launches Fundraise...→

Latin King lieutenant argues for coronavirus release over kidney treatment

Latin King lieutenant argues for coronavirus release over kidney treatment

A Latin Kings lieutenant in New Bedford who a prosecutor said stands out among over 60 defendants for his violent past asked a federal judge Wednesday to be re [...] Read full article: Latin King lieutenant argues for coronav...→

County Brings Coronavirus Testing to Backcountry with Pop-Up Site in Julian - Times of San Diego

San Diego County opened a COVID-19 testing site in Julian, the first of five pop-up testing locations, in an effort to expand testing outside urban areas. Read full article: County Brings Coronavirus Testing to Bac...→

Ex-NBA All-Star Kermit Washington denied prison release despite coronavirus concerns: report

Ex-NBA All-Star Kermit Washington denied prison release despite coronavirus concerns: report

Kermit Washington, a former NBA All-Star serving six years in federal prison for charity fraud, was denied release despite concerns over the coronavirus, accor [...] Read full article: Ex-NBA All-Star Kermit Washington denied...→

As America Reopens, Trial Lawyers Salivate at Coronavirus Lawsuits

As America Reopens, Trial Lawyers Salivate at Coronavirus Lawsuits

Trial lawyers are licking their chops as the U.S. reopens more than two months after locking down due to the Chinese coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: As America Reopens, Trial Lawyers Saliva...→

Apple, Google release coronavirus-tracing software — but will it help?

Apple, Google release coronavirus-tracing software — but will it help?

Some public health officials fear that Silicon Valley giants' effort to help track the spread of the coronavirus could take privacy concerns too far. Read full article: Apple, Google release coronavirus-tracin...→

ICE detainee dies of apparent suicide after failing to win coronavirus release

ICE detainee dies of apparent suicide after failing to win coronavirus release

A South Korean migrant awaiting deportation after being convicted of murder died over the weekend while in ICE custody, the agency announced Tuesday, saying it [...] Read full article: ICE detainee dies of apparent suicide af...→

'Pharma Bro' Martin Shkreli denied prison release to research coronavirus cure

'Pharma Bro' Martin Shkreli denied prison release to research coronavirus cure

Scientists will have to find a cure for the coronavirus without the assistance of jailed Pharma Bro Martin Shkreli. Read full article: 'Pharma Bro' Martin Shkreli denied priso...→

Maryland Ex-Lawmakers in Prison for Bribery Get Early Release Amid Coronavirus Crisis

Maryland Ex-Lawmakers in Prison for Bribery Get Early Release Amid Coronavirus Crisis

Two former state legislators who pleaded guilty to bribery charges have secured early release from federal prison amid the COVID-19 crisis. Federal Bureau of P [...] Read full article: Maryland Ex-Lawmakers in Prison for Brib...→

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...→

Lawyers Release “Bombshell” Video of Fatal Police-Involved Shooting of Lavall Hall in Miami Gardens

Lawyers Release “Bombshell” Video of Fatal Police-Involved Shooting of Lavall Hall in Miami Gardens

The family of a mentally ill man fatally shot by police in Miami Gardens contronted local officials Wednesday demanding answers in a dramatic exchange that unf [...] Read full article: Lawyers Release “Bombshell” Video of Fat...→

Coronavirus Reopening Roundup: Controversial Zero Bail Policy Ending; Worrisome Uptick In Marin Cases

Coronavirus Reopening Roundup: Controversial Zero Bail Policy Ending; Worrisome Uptick In Marin Cases

Good News — Neighbors Helping Neighbors San Francisco Teacher Organizes Fund-Raising Effort To Help Undocumented Workers SAN FRANCISCO — Even before Governor N [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Reopening Roundup: Controver...→

Coronavirus: California judiciary to vote on ending emergency $0 bail, eviction protections

Coronavirus: California judiciary to vote on ending emergency $0 bail, eviction protections

Justices want to shift eviction and foreclosure protections to legislators; opponents say COVID-19 risk in county jails still prevalent. Read full article: Coronavirus: California judiciary to vot...→

Coronavirus hunger strike by ICE detainees was egged on by immigrant-rights lawyers, agency says

U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement on Friday blamed outside lawyers for fomenting a hunger strike among dozens of detainees at a California facility, and [...] Read full article: Coronavirus hunger strike by ICE detaine...→

White House won't release summer economic forecast amid financial turmoil from coronavirus

White House won't release summer economic forecast amid financial turmoil from coronavirus

The White House has decided against releasing a new round of updated economic projections this summer in an unprecedented move as the country continues to reel [...] Read full article: White House won't release summer economi...→

NYC man accused of stealing from doctor fighting coronavirus released without bail

NYC man accused of stealing from doctor fighting coronavirus released without bail

A 29-year-old vagrant accused of swiping $11,000 worth in various items from an out-of-state volunteer coronavirus doctor is back out on the streets, authoriti [...] Read full article: NYC man accused of stealing from doctor ...→

Feds charge East Bay men who were publicized after being released from jail due to $0 bail coronavirus policy

Feds charge East Bay men who were publicized after being released from jail due to $0 bail coronavirus policy

Federal prosecutors have charged two men who were the subject of police press releases for being re-arrested after a $0 bail release. Read full article: Feds charge East Bay men who were public...→

Crooked ex-Chicago cop gets early prison release due to coronavirus

Crooked ex-Chicago cop gets early prison release due to coronavirus

Glenn Lewellen was convicted of teaming with a paid informant whose tips allowed them to kidnap, rob or arrest rival drug dealers between 1998 and 2006. Read full article: Crooked ex-Chicago cop gets early prison...→

Washington inmate granted early coronavirus release arrested after attacking woman on hiking trail: report

Washington inmate granted early coronavirus release arrested after attacking woman on hiking trail: report

A Washington inmate who was granted early release due to the coronavirus pandemic has been arrested after sneaking up behind a woman and choking her on a hikin [...] Read full article: Washington inmate granted early coronavi...→

Accused Dublin Child Molester Walid Hamze To Seek Bail Reduction Over Coronavirus Concerns

Accused Dublin Child Molester Walid Hamze To Seek Bail Reduction Over Coronavirus Concerns

An accused child molester, Walid Hamze, could be the latest high-profile suspect to get out of jail in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: Accused Dublin Child Molester Walid Hamz...→

Santa Ana Will Give $1,500 in Coronavirus Relief to Residents. Here’s How to Apply

Santa Ana Will Give $1,500 in Coronavirus Relief to Residents. Here’s How to Apply

The city of Santa Ana approved a $500,000 relief fund for residents who can’t pay their rents due to the coronavirus pandemic, and the city will be awarding se [...] Read full article: Santa Ana Will Give $1,500 in Coronaviru...→

Pharma Bro Martin Shkreli denied early prison release despite coronavirus fears

Pharma Bro Martin Shkreli denied early prison release despite coronavirus fears

Adding insult to injury, the judge called the infamous Pharma Bro “delusional” and “self-aggrandizing” in turning down his get-out-of-jail bid. Read full article: Pharma Bro Martin Shkreli denied early p...→

Julian Assange faces new indictment in the U.S.

Julian Assange faces new indictment in the U.S.

The superseding indictment does not contain additional charges beyond the 18 counts the Justice Department unsealed last year — but prosecutors say it undersco [...] Read full article: Julian Assange faces new indictment in t...→

Maryland Ex-Lawmakers in Prison for Bribery Get Early Release Amid Coronavirus Crisis

Maryland Ex-Lawmakers in Prison for Bribery Get Early Release Amid Coronavirus Crisis

Two former state legislators who pleaded guilty to bribery charges have secured early release from federal prison amid the COVID-19 crisis. Federal Bureau of P [...] Read full article: Maryland Ex-Lawmakers in Prison for Brib...→

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...→

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...→

Lawyers Release “Bombshell” Video of Fatal Police-Involved Shooting of Lavall Hall in Miami Gardens

Lawyers Release “Bombshell” Video of Fatal Police-Involved Shooting of Lavall Hall in Miami Gardens

The family of a mentally ill man fatally shot by police in Miami Gardens contronted local officials Wednesday demanding answers in a dramatic exchange that unf [...] Read full article: Lawyers Release “Bombshell” Video of Fat...→

California Courts End $0 Bail Order Imposed for Coronavirus

California Courts End $0 Bail Order Imposed for Coronavirus

California judicial leaders on Wednesday ended a statewide policy of imposing $0 bail for misdemeanors and lower-level felonies that reduced jail populations b [...] Read full article: California Courts End $0 Bail Order Impo...→

Coronavirus: California justices rescind emergency zero-bail order

Coronavirus: California justices rescind emergency zero-bail order

Policy had been in place since April 13 to ease jail crowding by offering relief to misdemeanor and low-level felony arrestees. Read full article: Coronavirus: California justices rescind...→

Coronavirus: California judiciary to vote on ending emergency $0 bail, eviction protections

Coronavirus: California judiciary to vote on ending emergency $0 bail, eviction protections

Justices want to shift eviction and foreclosure protections to legislators; opponents say COVID-19 risk in county jails still prevalent. Read full article: Coronavirus: California judiciary to vot...→

2 Lawyers Released on Bail Back in Federal Custody for Firebombings

2 Lawyers Released on Bail Back in Federal Custody for Firebombings

Three people have been arrested by the FBI and have been charged federally with trying to set off Molotov cocktails against the NYPD on Friday night. Read full article: 2 Lawyers Released on Bail Back in Feder...→

White House won't release summer economic forecast amid financial turmoil from coronavirus

White House won't release summer economic forecast amid financial turmoil from coronavirus

The White House has decided against releasing a new round of updated economic projections this summer in an unprecedented move as the country continues to reel [...] Read full article: White House won't release summer economi...→

Latin King lieutenant argues for coronavirus release over kidney treatment

Latin King lieutenant argues for coronavirus release over kidney treatment

A Latin Kings lieutenant in New Bedford who a prosecutor said stands out among over 60 defendants for his violent past asked a federal judge Wednesday to be re [...] Read full article: Latin King lieutenant argues for coronav...→

Man arrested for child pornography after coronavirus release from jail

Man arrested for child pornography after coronavirus release from jail

A man who was freed from jail last month because of coronavirus was caught sending child pornography over the Internet, federal authorities in New Hampshire an [...] Read full article: Man arrested for child pornography after...→

Feds charge East Bay men who were publicized after being released from jail due to $0 bail coronavirus policy

Feds charge East Bay men who were publicized after being released from jail due to $0 bail coronavirus policy

Federal prosecutors have charged two men who were the subject of police press releases for being re-arrested after a $0 bail release. Read full article: Feds charge East Bay men who were public...→

Ex-NBA All-Star Kermit Washington denied prison release despite coronavirus concerns: report

Ex-NBA All-Star Kermit Washington denied prison release despite coronavirus concerns: report

Kermit Washington, a former NBA All-Star serving six years in federal prison for charity fraud, was denied release despite concerns over the coronavirus, accor [...] Read full article: Ex-NBA All-Star Kermit Washington denied...→

Felon allegedly chokes female hiker after release from jail over coronavirus

Felon allegedly chokes female hiker after release from jail over coronavirus

A Washington State felon allegedly attacked a woman just 10 days after he was sprung from jail early over coronavirus concerns. Matthew Cory, 33, was back behi [...] Read full article: Felon allegedly chokes female hiker afte...→

Washington inmate granted early coronavirus release arrested after attacking woman on hiking trail: report

Washington inmate granted early coronavirus release arrested after attacking woman on hiking trail: report

A Washington inmate who was granted early release due to the coronavirus pandemic has been arrested after sneaking up behind a woman and choking her on a hikin [...] Read full article: Washington inmate granted early coronavi...→

Apple, Google release coronavirus-tracing software — but will it help?

Apple, Google release coronavirus-tracing software — but will it help?

Some public health officials fear that Silicon Valley giants' effort to help track the spread of the coronavirus could take privacy concerns too far. Read full article: Apple, Google release coronavirus-tracin...→

Refugee Accused of Murder Seeks Release from Prison Over Coronavirus

Refugee Accused of Murder Seeks Release from Prison Over Coronavirus

An Iraqi refugee accused of murder is now seeking release from an Arizona prison claiming he is vulnerable to contracting the coronavirus.  Read full article: Refugee Accused of Murder Seeks Release ...→

Santa Ana Will Give $1,500 in Coronavirus Relief to Residents. Here’s How to Apply

Santa Ana Will Give $1,500 in Coronavirus Relief to Residents. Here’s How to Apply

The city of Santa Ana approved a $500,000 relief fund for residents who can’t pay their rents due to the coronavirus pandemic, and the city will be awarding se [...] Read full article: Santa Ana Will Give $1,500 in Coronaviru...→

'Pharma Bro' Martin Shkreli denied prison release to research coronavirus cure

'Pharma Bro' Martin Shkreli denied prison release to research coronavirus cure

Scientists will have to find a cure for the coronavirus without the assistance of jailed Pharma Bro Martin Shkreli. Read full article: 'Pharma Bro' Martin Shkreli denied priso...→

Wrongfully convicted man hopes for release as coronavirus hits prisons

Wrongfully convicted man hopes for release as coronavirus hits prisons

Walter Ogrod was convicted for a 1988 murder, but the Philadelphia District Attorney’s conviction integrity unit says prosecutors got it wrong. While Ogrod wai [...] Read full article: Wrongfully convicted man hopes for relea...→

WikiLeaks’ Julian Assange charged in superseding indictment

WikiLeaks’ Julian Assange charged in superseding indictment

WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange was charged in a superseding indictment alleging he recruited and conspired with computer hackers, including the notorious gro [...] Read full article: WikiLeaks’ Julian Assange charged in sup...→

Predicting Ever-Changing Movie Release Dates Amid Coronavirus - Times of San Diego

With the announcement that movie theaters have been given approval to re-open in California, we may finally see some summer releases. But it's complicated. Read full article: Predicting Ever-Changing Movie Release D...→

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...→

Ex-Northwestern professor charged in alleged fetish slaying turned away in request for release to fight coronavirus

Ex-Northwestern professor charged in alleged fetish slaying turned away in request for release to fight coronavirus

The ex-Northwestern professor accused of stabbing his boyfriend to death in what prosecutors have said was an attempt to fulfill a sexual fetish was again deni [...] Read full article: Ex-Northwestern professor charged in all...→

Coronavirus Reopening Roundup: Controversial Zero Bail Policy Ending; Worrisome Uptick In Marin Cases

Coronavirus Reopening Roundup: Controversial Zero Bail Policy Ending; Worrisome Uptick In Marin Cases

Good News — Neighbors Helping Neighbors San Francisco Teacher Organizes Fund-Raising Effort To Help Undocumented Workers SAN FRANCISCO — Even before Governor N [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Reopening Roundup: Controver...→

Coronavirus Means Few Young Whooping Cranes for Fall Release

Coronavirus Means Few Young Whooping Cranes for Fall Release

The COVID-19 pandemic is drastically reducing the number of young whooping cranes to be released this fall to help bring back the world’s rarest cranes. Zoos a [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Means Few Young Whooping Cra...→

Coronavirus hunger strike by ICE detainees was egged on by immigrant-rights lawyers, agency says

U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement on Friday blamed outside lawyers for fomenting a hunger strike among dozens of detainees at a California facility, and [...] Read full article: Coronavirus hunger strike by ICE detaine...→

'SNL' Star Chris Redd Launches Fundraiser for Coronavirus Tests and Bail Funds for Protesters

'SNL' Star Chris Redd Launches Fundraiser for Coronavirus Tests and Bail Funds for Protesters

Those protesting the police involved death of George Floyd can now receive funding if they are injured, bail money if they are arrested, and money to pay for c [...] Read full article: 'SNL' Star Chris Redd Launches Fundraise...→

Coronavirus Reopening Roundup: Bishop Defies Sonoma County Health Order; Alameda County 'Zero Bail Fail' Suspect Jailed 4 Times

Coronavirus Reopening Roundup: Bishop Defies Sonoma County Health Order; Alameda County 'Zero Bail Fail' Suspect Jailed 4 Times

Diocese of Santa Rosa Green Lights Sunday Services In Defiance Of Local Health Officials SANTA ROSA — As they have watched businesses in Sonoma County reopen, [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Reopening Roundup: Bishop De...→

NYC man accused of stealing from doctor fighting coronavirus released without bail

NYC man accused of stealing from doctor fighting coronavirus released without bail

A 29-year-old vagrant accused of swiping $11,000 worth in various items from an out-of-state volunteer coronavirus doctor is back out on the streets, authoriti [...] Read full article: NYC man accused of stealing from doctor ...→

County Brings Coronavirus Testing to Backcountry with Pop-Up Site in Julian - Times of San Diego

San Diego County opened a COVID-19 testing site in Julian, the first of five pop-up testing locations, in an effort to expand testing outside urban areas. Read full article: County Brings Coronavirus Testing to Bac...→

Coronavirus: How four lawyers ended up on the front lines of Silicon Valley’s homelessness crisis

Coronavirus: How four lawyers ended up on the front lines of Silicon Valley’s homelessness crisis

What’s it like being an outreach worker in the midst of a pandemic? It involves heartfelt care packages, face masks and hand sanitizer, and a lot of listening. Read full article: Coronavirus: How four lawyers ended up o...→

Crooked ex-Chicago cop gets early prison release due to coronavirus

Crooked ex-Chicago cop gets early prison release due to coronavirus

Glenn Lewellen was convicted of teaming with a paid informant whose tips allowed them to kidnap, rob or arrest rival drug dealers between 1998 and 2006. Read full article: Crooked ex-Chicago cop gets early prison...→

As America Reopens, Trial Lawyers Salivate at Coronavirus Lawsuits

As America Reopens, Trial Lawyers Salivate at Coronavirus Lawsuits

Trial lawyers are licking their chops as the U.S. reopens more than two months after locking down due to the Chinese coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: As America Reopens, Trial Lawyers Saliva...→

Lake County sheriff drops lawsuit asking that health department release coronavirus patient information

Lake County sheriff drops lawsuit asking that health department release coronavirus patient information

The Lake County Sheriff’s Office voluntarily dropped its lawsuit Wednesday after a Lake County judge denied its request for a preliminary injunction requiring [...] Read full article: Lake County sheriff drops lawsuit asking...→

Accused Dublin Child Molester Walid Hamze To Seek Bail Reduction Over Coronavirus Concerns

Accused Dublin Child Molester Walid Hamze To Seek Bail Reduction Over Coronavirus Concerns

An accused child molester, Walid Hamze, could be the latest high-profile suspect to get out of jail in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: Accused Dublin Child Molester Walid Hamz...→

ICE detainee dies of apparent suicide after failing to win coronavirus release

ICE detainee dies of apparent suicide after failing to win coronavirus release

A South Korean migrant awaiting deportation after being convicted of murder died over the weekend while in ICE custody, the agency announced Tuesday, saying it [...] Read full article: ICE detainee dies of apparent suicide af...→

Renewed push for inmate release after coronavirus cases in DC jail climb 25-fold | WTOP

There’s a renewed push to release inmates from the D.C. jail as the number of coronavirus cases there balloons to 180. Read full article: Renewed push for inmate release after co...→

Pharma Bro Martin Shkreli denied early prison release despite coronavirus fears

Pharma Bro Martin Shkreli denied early prison release despite coronavirus fears

Adding insult to injury, the judge called the infamous Pharma Bro “delusional” and “self-aggrandizing” in turning down his get-out-of-jail bid. Read full article: Pharma Bro Martin Shkreli denied early p...→

Grammy-Winning Rapper Common Urges Mass Release of Prisoners over Coronavirus

Grammy-Winning Rapper Common Urges Mass Release of Prisoners over Coronavirus

Rapper and activist Common and his criminal justice reform organization Imagine Justice launched a campaign with dozens of advocacy and activist groups calling [...] Read full article: Grammy-Winning Rapper Common Urges Mass ...→

Julian Assange faces new indictment in the U.S.

Julian Assange faces new indictment in the U.S.

The superseding indictment does not contain additional charges beyond the 18 counts the Justice Department unsealed last year — but prosecutors say it undersco [...] Read full article: Julian Assange faces new indictment in t...→

WikiLeaks’ Julian Assange charged in superseding indictment

WikiLeaks’ Julian Assange charged in superseding indictment

WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange was charged in a superseding indictment alleging he recruited and conspired with computer hackers, including the notorious gro [...] Read full article: WikiLeaks’ Julian Assange charged in sup...→

Maryland Ex-Lawmakers in Prison for Bribery Get Early Release Amid Coronavirus Crisis

Maryland Ex-Lawmakers in Prison for Bribery Get Early Release Amid Coronavirus Crisis

Two former state legislators who pleaded guilty to bribery charges have secured early release from federal prison amid the COVID-19 crisis. Federal Bureau of P [...] Read full article: Maryland Ex-Lawmakers in Prison for Brib...→

Predicting Ever-Changing Movie Release Dates Amid Coronavirus - Times of San Diego

With the announcement that movie theaters have been given approval to re-open in California, we may finally see some summer releases. But it's complicated. Read full article: Predicting Ever-Changing Movie Release D...→

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...→

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...→

Ex-Northwestern professor charged in alleged fetish slaying turned away in request for release to fight coronavirus

Ex-Northwestern professor charged in alleged fetish slaying turned away in request for release to fight coronavirus

The ex-Northwestern professor accused of stabbing his boyfriend to death in what prosecutors have said was an attempt to fulfill a sexual fetish was again deni [...] Read full article: Ex-Northwestern professor charged in all...→

Lawyers Release “Bombshell” Video of Fatal Police-Involved Shooting of Lavall Hall in Miami Gardens

Lawyers Release “Bombshell” Video of Fatal Police-Involved Shooting of Lavall Hall in Miami Gardens

The family of a mentally ill man fatally shot by police in Miami Gardens contronted local officials Wednesday demanding answers in a dramatic exchange that unf [...] Read full article: Lawyers Release “Bombshell” Video of Fat...→

California Courts End $0 Bail Order Imposed for Coronavirus

California Courts End $0 Bail Order Imposed for Coronavirus

California judicial leaders on Wednesday ended a statewide policy of imposing $0 bail for misdemeanors and lower-level felonies that reduced jail populations b [...] Read full article: California Courts End $0 Bail Order Impo...→

Coronavirus Reopening Roundup: Controversial Zero Bail Policy Ending; Worrisome Uptick In Marin Cases

Coronavirus Reopening Roundup: Controversial Zero Bail Policy Ending; Worrisome Uptick In Marin Cases

Good News — Neighbors Helping Neighbors San Francisco Teacher Organizes Fund-Raising Effort To Help Undocumented Workers SAN FRANCISCO — Even before Governor N [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Reopening Roundup: Controver...→

Coronavirus: California justices rescind emergency zero-bail order

Coronavirus: California justices rescind emergency zero-bail order

Policy had been in place since April 13 to ease jail crowding by offering relief to misdemeanor and low-level felony arrestees. Read full article: Coronavirus: California justices rescind...→

Coronavirus Means Few Young Whooping Cranes for Fall Release

Coronavirus Means Few Young Whooping Cranes for Fall Release

The COVID-19 pandemic is drastically reducing the number of young whooping cranes to be released this fall to help bring back the world’s rarest cranes. Zoos a [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Means Few Young Whooping Cra...→

Coronavirus: California judiciary to vote on ending emergency $0 bail, eviction protections

Coronavirus: California judiciary to vote on ending emergency $0 bail, eviction protections

Justices want to shift eviction and foreclosure protections to legislators; opponents say COVID-19 risk in county jails still prevalent. Read full article: Coronavirus: California judiciary to vot...→

Coronavirus hunger strike by ICE detainees was egged on by immigrant-rights lawyers, agency says

U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement on Friday blamed outside lawyers for fomenting a hunger strike among dozens of detainees at a California facility, and [...] Read full article: Coronavirus hunger strike by ICE detaine...→

2 Lawyers Released on Bail Back in Federal Custody for Firebombings

2 Lawyers Released on Bail Back in Federal Custody for Firebombings

Three people have been arrested by the FBI and have been charged federally with trying to set off Molotov cocktails against the NYPD on Friday night. Read full article: 2 Lawyers Released on Bail Back in Feder...→

'SNL' Star Chris Redd Launches Fundraiser for Coronavirus Tests and Bail Funds for Protesters

'SNL' Star Chris Redd Launches Fundraiser for Coronavirus Tests and Bail Funds for Protesters

Those protesting the police involved death of George Floyd can now receive funding if they are injured, bail money if they are arrested, and money to pay for c [...] Read full article: 'SNL' Star Chris Redd Launches Fundraise...→

White House won't release summer economic forecast amid financial turmoil from coronavirus

White House won't release summer economic forecast amid financial turmoil from coronavirus

The White House has decided against releasing a new round of updated economic projections this summer in an unprecedented move as the country continues to reel [...] Read full article: White House won't release summer economi...→

Coronavirus Reopening Roundup: Bishop Defies Sonoma County Health Order; Alameda County 'Zero Bail Fail' Suspect Jailed 4 Times

Coronavirus Reopening Roundup: Bishop Defies Sonoma County Health Order; Alameda County 'Zero Bail Fail' Suspect Jailed 4 Times

Diocese of Santa Rosa Green Lights Sunday Services In Defiance Of Local Health Officials SANTA ROSA — As they have watched businesses in Sonoma County reopen, [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Reopening Roundup: Bishop De...→

Latin King lieutenant argues for coronavirus release over kidney treatment

Latin King lieutenant argues for coronavirus release over kidney treatment

A Latin Kings lieutenant in New Bedford who a prosecutor said stands out among over 60 defendants for his violent past asked a federal judge Wednesday to be re [...] Read full article: Latin King lieutenant argues for coronav...→

NYC man accused of stealing from doctor fighting coronavirus released without bail

NYC man accused of stealing from doctor fighting coronavirus released without bail

A 29-year-old vagrant accused of swiping $11,000 worth in various items from an out-of-state volunteer coronavirus doctor is back out on the streets, authoriti [...] Read full article: NYC man accused of stealing from doctor ...→

Man arrested for child pornography after coronavirus release from jail

Man arrested for child pornography after coronavirus release from jail

A man who was freed from jail last month because of coronavirus was caught sending child pornography over the Internet, federal authorities in New Hampshire an [...] Read full article: Man arrested for child pornography after...→

County Brings Coronavirus Testing to Backcountry with Pop-Up Site in Julian - Times of San Diego

San Diego County opened a COVID-19 testing site in Julian, the first of five pop-up testing locations, in an effort to expand testing outside urban areas. Read full article: County Brings Coronavirus Testing to Bac...→

Feds charge East Bay men who were publicized after being released from jail due to $0 bail coronavirus policy

Feds charge East Bay men who were publicized after being released from jail due to $0 bail coronavirus policy

Federal prosecutors have charged two men who were the subject of police press releases for being re-arrested after a $0 bail release. Read full article: Feds charge East Bay men who were public...→

Coronavirus: How four lawyers ended up on the front lines of Silicon Valley’s homelessness crisis

Coronavirus: How four lawyers ended up on the front lines of Silicon Valley’s homelessness crisis

What’s it like being an outreach worker in the midst of a pandemic? It involves heartfelt care packages, face masks and hand sanitizer, and a lot of listening. Read full article: Coronavirus: How four lawyers ended up o...→

Ex-NBA All-Star Kermit Washington denied prison release despite coronavirus concerns: report

Ex-NBA All-Star Kermit Washington denied prison release despite coronavirus concerns: report

Kermit Washington, a former NBA All-Star serving six years in federal prison for charity fraud, was denied release despite concerns over the coronavirus, accor [...] Read full article: Ex-NBA All-Star Kermit Washington denied...→

Crooked ex-Chicago cop gets early prison release due to coronavirus

Crooked ex-Chicago cop gets early prison release due to coronavirus

Glenn Lewellen was convicted of teaming with a paid informant whose tips allowed them to kidnap, rob or arrest rival drug dealers between 1998 and 2006. Read full article: Crooked ex-Chicago cop gets early prison...→

Felon allegedly chokes female hiker after release from jail over coronavirus

Felon allegedly chokes female hiker after release from jail over coronavirus

A Washington State felon allegedly attacked a woman just 10 days after he was sprung from jail early over coronavirus concerns. Matthew Cory, 33, was back behi [...] Read full article: Felon allegedly chokes female hiker afte...→

As America Reopens, Trial Lawyers Salivate at Coronavirus Lawsuits

As America Reopens, Trial Lawyers Salivate at Coronavirus Lawsuits

Trial lawyers are licking their chops as the U.S. reopens more than two months after locking down due to the Chinese coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: As America Reopens, Trial Lawyers Saliva...→

Washington inmate granted early coronavirus release arrested after attacking woman on hiking trail: report

Washington inmate granted early coronavirus release arrested after attacking woman on hiking trail: report

A Washington inmate who was granted early release due to the coronavirus pandemic has been arrested after sneaking up behind a woman and choking her on a hikin [...] Read full article: Washington inmate granted early coronavi...→

Lake County sheriff drops lawsuit asking that health department release coronavirus patient information

Lake County sheriff drops lawsuit asking that health department release coronavirus patient information

The Lake County Sheriff’s Office voluntarily dropped its lawsuit Wednesday after a Lake County judge denied its request for a preliminary injunction requiring [...] Read full article: Lake County sheriff drops lawsuit asking...→

Apple, Google release coronavirus-tracing software — but will it help?

Apple, Google release coronavirus-tracing software — but will it help?

Some public health officials fear that Silicon Valley giants' effort to help track the spread of the coronavirus could take privacy concerns too far. Read full article: Apple, Google release coronavirus-tracin...→

Accused Dublin Child Molester Walid Hamze To Seek Bail Reduction Over Coronavirus Concerns

Accused Dublin Child Molester Walid Hamze To Seek Bail Reduction Over Coronavirus Concerns

An accused child molester, Walid Hamze, could be the latest high-profile suspect to get out of jail in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: Accused Dublin Child Molester Walid Hamz...→

Refugee Accused of Murder Seeks Release from Prison Over Coronavirus

Refugee Accused of Murder Seeks Release from Prison Over Coronavirus

An Iraqi refugee accused of murder is now seeking release from an Arizona prison claiming he is vulnerable to contracting the coronavirus.  Read full article: Refugee Accused of Murder Seeks Release ...→

ICE detainee dies of apparent suicide after failing to win coronavirus release

ICE detainee dies of apparent suicide after failing to win coronavirus release

A South Korean migrant awaiting deportation after being convicted of murder died over the weekend while in ICE custody, the agency announced Tuesday, saying it [...] Read full article: ICE detainee dies of apparent suicide af...→

Santa Ana Will Give $1,500 in Coronavirus Relief to Residents. Here’s How to Apply

Santa Ana Will Give $1,500 in Coronavirus Relief to Residents. Here’s How to Apply

The city of Santa Ana approved a $500,000 relief fund for residents who can’t pay their rents due to the coronavirus pandemic, and the city will be awarding se [...] Read full article: Santa Ana Will Give $1,500 in Coronaviru...→

Renewed push for inmate release after coronavirus cases in DC jail climb 25-fold | WTOP

There’s a renewed push to release inmates from the D.C. jail as the number of coronavirus cases there balloons to 180. Read full article: Renewed push for inmate release after co...→

'Pharma Bro' Martin Shkreli denied prison release to research coronavirus cure

'Pharma Bro' Martin Shkreli denied prison release to research coronavirus cure

Scientists will have to find a cure for the coronavirus without the assistance of jailed Pharma Bro Martin Shkreli. Read full article: 'Pharma Bro' Martin Shkreli denied priso...→

Pharma Bro Martin Shkreli denied early prison release despite coronavirus fears

Pharma Bro Martin Shkreli denied early prison release despite coronavirus fears

Adding insult to injury, the judge called the infamous Pharma Bro “delusional” and “self-aggrandizing” in turning down his get-out-of-jail bid. Read full article: Pharma Bro Martin Shkreli denied early p...→

Wrongfully convicted man hopes for release as coronavirus hits prisons

Wrongfully convicted man hopes for release as coronavirus hits prisons

Walter Ogrod was convicted for a 1988 murder, but the Philadelphia District Attorney’s conviction integrity unit says prosecutors got it wrong. While Ogrod wai [...] Read full article: Wrongfully convicted man hopes for relea...→

Grammy-Winning Rapper Common Urges Mass Release of Prisoners over Coronavirus

Grammy-Winning Rapper Common Urges Mass Release of Prisoners over Coronavirus

Rapper and activist Common and his criminal justice reform organization Imagine Justice launched a campaign with dozens of advocacy and activist groups calling [...] Read full article: Grammy-Winning Rapper Common Urges Mass ...→