(MONROE COUNTY, Ark.) -- A former Monroe County, Arkansas, judge was charged Thursday with soliciting sex from a defendant's girlfriend in order to make the charges against her boyfriend move quicker through the judicial system, according to the Department of Justice. In April 2022, Thomas... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- Five members of the Oath Keepers facing charges of seditious conspiracy "concocted a plan for an armed rebellion to shatter a bedrock of American democracy," a federal prosecutor said Monday in opening statements at the D.C. district court, kicking off the high-stakes... Read More.
Clearfield – Clearfield County President Judge Frederic Ammerman expressed some frustration with several plea agreements offered by the district attorney’s office during sentencing court on Monday. Two of the cases involved defendants from Falls Creek and DuBois who allegedly threatened others with a gun, and... Read More.
Pittsburgh – Another guilty plea in the Clearfield and Jefferson County “Return to Sender” drug ring case. Brent Coder of DuBois has pleaded guilty in federal court to three counts of possession with intent to distribute methamphetamine. 55-year-old Coder is one of 47 defendants charged in... Read More.
Pittsburgh – A DuBois woman pleaded guilty to money laundering in federal court Tuesday. 27-year-old Taylor Thomas is one of 47 defendants charged in an investigation into drug trafficking in and around Clearfield and Jefferson counties. Thomas pleaded guilty to one count of conspiracy to launder money. The... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- The second day of jury selection in the high-profile murder case of Ahmaud Arbery commenced Tuesday, with prosecutors and lawyers finding it tough to impanel an impartial jury. "I guess I would call it murder," one potential juror vented on the three... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- The Justice Department on Monday alerted several federal judges that an outspoken attorney representing at least 17 alleged rioters charged in connection with the Jan. 6 Capitol insurrection is reportedly hospitalized and possibly incapacitated after testing positive for COVID-19, leaving the bulk... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Two defendants indicted in a massive racehorse doping scandal in New York have have pleaded guilty. Thoroughbred trainer Jorge Navarro and the head of a New York veterinary clinic, Kristian Rhein, were among more than two dozen people charged in a widespread... Read More.