(WASHINGTON) -- Zahid Quraishi was confirmed as the first Muslim American federal judge by the United States Senate on Thursday. Quraishi, currently a magistrate judge, will serve on the U.S. District Court for the District of New Jersey. He was confirmed with an overwhelmingly bipartisan... Read More.
A judge has ruled in favor of the woman who accused Cuba Gooding Jr. of groping her in 2018. Page Six reports that Natasha Ashworth was awarded a default judgment against the Jerry Maguire and Men of Honor actor. Ashworth claims Gooding repeatedly tried to touch her backside while she was serving him at Tao... Read More.
Although the court proceedings have been sealed, a Los Angeles judge has reportedly given Brad Pitt more custody over the minor children he shares with ex-wife Angelina Jolie., according to People. Those kids include adopted daughters Pax, 17, and Zahara, 16, as well as the couple's three biological... Read More.
(FAYETTEVILLE, N.C.) -- A North Carolina judge has been charged with misdemeanor assault with a deadly weapon for allegedly almost hitting Black Lives Matter protesters with his car. In a video of the May 7 incident released by police, an SUV reportedly driven by North... Read More.
Judge Judy Sheindlin is one of the highest paid television stars after negotiating an astounding $47 million salary. In a new interview, the Emmy winner revealed how she secured that high number. Speaking with The Hollywood Reporter about her reality series Judge Judy wrapping with its 25th season, the 78-year-old luminary spoke about the mindset she adopted going... Read More.
(ATLANTA) -- A Georgia judge on Thursday said he wants to review Ahmaud Arbery's mental health records in private to determine if he will allow them to be used at the trial of three white defendants accused of tracking down the 25-year-old Black man... Read More.
(GLYNN COUNTY, Ga.) -- A Georgia judge is considering whether to allow Ahmaud Arbery's criminal history and a diagnosis of mental illness to be presented at the trial of the three white men accused of tracking down the 25-year-old Black man and fatally shooting... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- A D.C. district judge ruled Wednesday that the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention does not have the authority to uphold a federal eviction moratorium, which was put in place to prevent those behind on rent because of the pandemic from being... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Prosecutors in Manhattan, New York have asked a federal judge to appoint a "special master" to sift through evidence belonging to Rudy Giuliani as the government continues investigating former President Donald Trump's personal attorney for possible lobbying infractions. In a sign of... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- A federal judge overseeing the criminal case of Ghislaine Maxwell on Thursday ordered the government to explain and justify the use of nightly flashlight checks of Maxwell's jail cell, which her lawyers contend are disrupting her sleep, harming her health and... Read More.
(ELIZABETH CITY, N.C.) -- A judge has denied a request from a North Carolina county sheriff and multiple media outlets to immediately release the body camera videos purporting to show sheriff's deputies fatally shooting Andrew Brown, a 42-year-old Black man. Pasquotank County Superior Court Judge... Read More.