(NEW YORK) -- Lawyers for the drug kingpin known as El Chapo argued Monday for a new trial, insisting "breathtaking jury misconduct" and an "unparalleled set of stifling defense restrictions" marred his conviction. Joaquin Guzman, 64, was sentenced to life in prison after he was... Read More.
(MINNEAPOLIS, Minn.) -- Three former Minneapolis police officers facing federal charges of violating George Floyd's civil rights have filed motions asking that their cases be severed from Derek Chauvin's, arguing they won't get a fair trial if they have to go to court with... Read More.
(PHILADELPHIA) -- Andrea Constand, the woman at the center of Bill Cosby's 2018 sexual assault trial, has called the Supreme Court of Pennsylvania's decision to overturn the comedian's conviction "disappointing" and "of concern." In a joint statement with her attorneys Dolores Troiani and Bebe Kivitz,... Read More.
(PHILADELPHIA) -- Bill Cosby was released from prison Wednesday after his conviction on sexual assault charges was overturned by Pennsylvania's highest court. The 83-year-old Cosby walked out of the State Correctional Institution Phoenix in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania, Wednesday afternoon, officials told ABC News. Cosby's publicist, Andrew... Read More.
Bill Cosby’s accusers, activists and even fans are reacting to news that the comedian's sexual assault conviction was overturned by the Pennsylvania Supreme Court on Wednesday. As previously reported, the court vacated Cosby's indecent assault conviction after agreeing last year to hear two points in... Read More.
(PHILADELPHIA) -- Bill Cosby is to be released from prison Wednesday after his conviction was overturned. His publicist, Andrew Wyatt, will be picking him up to leave prison within hours, Wyatt confirmed to ABC News. Cosby was sentenced in September 2018 to three to 10 years... Read More.
Bill Cosby was released from prison Wednesday after his conviction on sexual assault charges was overturned by Pennsylvania's highest court. The 83-year-old Cosby walked out of the State Correctional Institution Phoenix in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania, Wednesday afternoon, officials told ABC News. Cosby's publicist, Andrew... Read More.
(DALLAS) -- A Texas appeals court is mulling whether to throw out the murder conviction of Amber Guyger for the 2018 killing of Botham Jean after the former Dallas police officer's attorney argued on Tuesday that she was acting in self-defense when she accidentally... Read More.
(DALLAS) -- The former Dallas police officer found guilty of murder in the fatal 2018 shooting of Botham Jean is expected to ask a Texas appeals court on Tuesday to throw out her conviction. Attorneys for Amber Guyger, who is serving a 10-year prison sentence,... Read More.
(MINNEAPOLIS) -- Late last year, as a team of Minnesota state prosecutors was preparing for the trial that would ultimately convict former Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin of murdering George Floyd, they received a series of videos depicting Chauvin's handling of another case three... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- Key lawmakers on both sides of the aisle said they see an opportunity to reform policing practices in the wake of Derek Chauvin's conviction in Minneapolis. While breaking through the logjam remains a struggle, there are signs that a compromise could be afoot... Read More.