‘Keller black widow’ sentenced to 60 years in 2011 death of her husband

A Tarrant County jury has sentenced a Keller woman to 60 years in prison for the October 2011 death of her husband. Monday evening, the jury found Michele Williams guilty of both murder and tampering with a firearm. Prosecutors said she shot her husband, Greg Williams, in the bedroom of their home and then lied about it to investigators and family members. The jury sentenced Michele Williams to 60 years on the murder charge and to 10 years on the tampering charge. She will serve the sentences c...

Mormon imposters convicted in Las Vegas attack and robbery

Mormon imposters convicted in Las Vegas attack and robberyLas Vegas Review-JournalA Clark County jury took a day to convict Robert Estall and Abraham Austin of conspiracy to commit robbery, burglary while in possession of a firearm, first degree kidnapping with use of a deadly weapon, robbery with use of a deadly weapon, battery and ...

Class Sues Scranton Colonoscopy Center

SCRANTON, Pa. (CN) - A Scranton colonoscopy center reused unsterilized equipment, exposing patients to HIV and hepatitis, two married couples claim in a class action.     Lead plaintiff Joy Scarnato claims the Scranton Endoscopy Center did not "properly clean, sterilize and disinfect a colonoscopy or colonoscopes" that were used on her and other members of the class.     Scarnato et al. sued The Scranton Endoscopy Center and Gastrointestinal ...
  September 30, 2014  

NJ Cops Off the Hook for Pedestrian’s Death

     (CN) - The family of a pedestrian killed by a red-light runner who tried to flee police across two New Jersey towns does not have a case for municipal liability, a federal judge ruled.     Michelle Black and Erin Walsh sought damages from Orange and South Orange, as well as each community's police departments and officers, for the death of James Walsh on Feb. 9, 2009.     James had been in a South Orange crosswalk wh...
  September 30, 2014  

Couple Attacked While Riding Bicycles Comment, Allege Hate Crime

Couple Attacked While Riding Bicycles Comment, Allege Hate CrimeLong Beach PostJamie Jarvis (left) posted this picture to Facebook after she and Meg Taylor (right) were attacked Saturday evening. Editor's note: this article has been updated with a comment from one of the victims. Long Beach couple Jamie Jarvis and Meg Taylor were ...
  September 30, 2014  

Law License of Ex-St. Louis Mayor in Jeopardy

     JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (CN) - A former St. Louis mayor saw his law license indefinitely suspended by Missouri Supreme Court on Tuesday.     Freeman Bosley Jr. admitted in court on Dec. 9, 2013, that he mishandled clients' funds.     A three-member panel appointed by the Office of Chief Disciplinary Counsel found that Bosley combined personal and client funds, used trust account money to pay personal expenses, and failed...
  September 30, 2014  

Former Klansman Pleads Guilty to Federal Hate Crime for Cross Burning

Former Klansman Pleads Guilty to Federal Hate Crime for Cross BurningFederal Bureau of Investigation (press release)WASHINGTON—Timothy Flanagan, 33, pleaded guilty today in federal court in Nashville, Tennessee, for his role in the April 30, 2012, cross burning in front of an interracial family's home in Minor Hill, Tennessee, the Department of Justice announced.
  September 30, 2014  

Marijuana from Downe Township drug bust unusable as evidence, court rules

Marijuana from Downe Township drug bust unusable as evidence, court rulesNJ.comgavel.jpg Don E. Woods | South Jersey Times. Five pounds of marijuana seized by New Jersey State Police after responding to a Downe Township domestic dispute two years ago cannot be used as evidence, according to decision by the Superior Court of ...
  September 30, 2014  

N.H. Cop Involved in Ridiculous and Deadly Drug Bust Could Get Job Back …

N.H. Cop Involved in Ridiculous and Deadly Drug Bust Could Get Job Back ...Reason (blog)WMURLast year, Officer Joseph Kelley of the Weare Police Department in New Hampshire supervised a drug bust where cops lured a man high on cocaine and heroin to the main thoroughway in town to bust him buying drugs, and then shot and killed him ...
  September 30, 2014  

Johnston police investigating home invasion

Johnston police investigating home invasion Johnston police investigating home invasionDesMoinesRegister.comAuthorities believe the intruders knew of the gathering before the home invasion, and they are working to determine how the intruders got that information and what the connection between the suspects and victims is. The incident was unusual for a ...
  September 30, 2014