(DETROIT) -- A man who was wrongfully convicted and incarcerated for over six years was awarded $10 million in damages by a jury in Detroit.Alexandre Ansari, who was awarded last Friday, was wrongfully serving a life sentence over claims that in 2012 he shot... Read More.
(MOSCOW) -- On Tuesday David Barnes of Texas became the latest American to be convicted and sentenced in a Russian court on what experts say are trumped-up charges with little evidence.Svetlana Koptyaeva, Barnes' ex-wife and a Russian national, accused him of sexually abusing their two sons between... Read More.
In a Manhattan courtroom on Tuesday, a judge did not sentence former Marvel actor Jonathan Majors as scheduled.Attorneys for the embattled Creed III star filed a motion with Judge Michael Gaffey to set aside the actor's December conviction on one count of misdemeanor third-degree... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Celebrity attorney Michael Avenatti deserves to have his conviction overturned because the trial erroneously instructed the jury about the professional duties of lawyers, Avenatti's lawyer argued Friday to a federal appeals court.Avenatti was convicted of aggravated identity theft and is serving... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Former "That '70s Show" actor Danny Masterson was admitted to state prison on Wednesday after being convicted of raping two women.Masterson, 47, was admitted to North Kern State Prison in Delano, "where he is going through the classification and reception process,"... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- While there are "very real" and "incredibly serious" allegations against President Joe Biden's family, investigations into them must "play out in court" before congressional Republicans move forward with any impeachment-related proceedings, New Hampshire Gov. Chris Sununu argued on Sunday."We have to find out... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Former U.S. Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl, who was court-martialed for desertion during his tour of Afghanistan, had his conviction vacated on Tuesday by a federal judge, who said a military judge had failed to disclose a potential conflict of interest.Prior to... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Robert Hadden, the former Columbia University gynecologist who prosecutors said "abused his position of power to assault patient after patient, year after year," is slated to be sentenced to 20 years in prison, but a federal court judge is mulling a... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Robert Hadden, the former Columbia University gynecologist who prosecutors said "abused his position of power to assault patient after patient, year after year," was sentenced Monday to 20 years in prison.Hadden was convicted in January for sexually abusing four of his... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Prosecutors urged a federal appeals court to uphold the conviction of Ghislaine Maxwell, who was found guilty of trafficking women and girls for Jeffrey Epstein to sexually abuse."The Government's evidence at trial established that over the course of a decade, Maxwell... Read More.