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Zimmerman wants better management of evidence

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) – Attorneys for former neighborhood watch volunteer George Zimmerman said in a motion Monday that prosecutors are dragging their feet on turning over evidence. Zimmerman’s attorneys said prosecutors aren’t turning information over […]

10/15/2012

AG says victims will speak at Sandusky sentencing

BELLEFONTE, Pa. (AP) – Prosecutors say as many as half a dozen of Jerry Sandusky’s molestation victims will be heard at his sentencing hearing. On Tuesday, a judge will sentence the former Penn State assistant […]

10/08/2012

Stepmother may make plea in Alabama girl's death

GADSDEN, Ala. (AP) – A defense attorney says a plea deal may be in the works for the stepmother of a 9-year-old Alabama girl who prosecutors say was run to death as punishment for lying. […]

09/21/2012

Man wins $7 million in popcorn lung lawsuit

DENVER (AP) – A suburban Denver man who was diagnosed with “popcorn lung,” possibly from inhaling the artificial butter smell of the microwave popcorn he regularly ate, has won a $7.2 million verdict against various […]

09/20/2012

Judge: Murder defendant's DNA can be collected

LOS ANGELES (AP) – Lawyers for a prominent professional tennis referee charged with the coffee-cup killing of her husband have lost a bid to block prosecutors from taking a sample of her DNA. Lois Ann […]

09/19/2012

Judge fines NY man suing Facebook over letter

(AP) – A federal judge has again ordered a New York man who’s suing for part ownership of Facebook to turn over a letter from a previous lawyer to the social media company’s attorneys. The […]

08/15/2012

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