Spared Ex-Texas Death Row Inmate Loses Supreme Court AppealThe U.S. Supreme Court has refused to review an appeal from spared former Texas death row inmate Thomas "Bart" Whitaker that questioned whether the state's use of a compounded version of the powerful sedative pentobarbital for executions would cause unconstitutional pain.
Appeals By 45 Russian Athletes Against Olympic Bans RejectedRussia's desperate attempt to get 45 banned athletes — including several medal favorites — into the Pyeongchang Olympics failed just hours before Friday's opening ceremony.
Court Rejects Appeal From British Woman On Texas Death RowA British woman on death row in Texas has lost an appeal for her capital murder conviction in 2002. Attorneys for Linda Carty argued prosecutors coerced witnesses and hid information.
Former Mavs Maniac Erbie Bowser Drops Appeal, Will Serve Life For MurderFormer Mavs Maniac Erbie Bowser will never set foot out of jail after the convicted killer dropped his appeal.
Judge Permanently Blocks Trump Sanctuary Cities OrderA federal judge has permanently blocked President Donald Trump's executive order to cut funding from cities that limit cooperation with U.S. immigration authorities.
Irving Man On Death Row For Killing 2 Loses AppealThe state's' highest criminal court has rejected an appeal from a Dallas-area man sent to death row for fatally stabbing his girlfriend and her teenage daughter in 2011.
Elliott's Attorneys Trying To Put Hold On 6-Game SuspensionAttorneys for Cowboys star Ezekiel Elliott are set for an emergency hearing in federal court in New York, as they try to once again stop the running back's suspension.
Ezekiel Elliott Sidelined Again As Legal Fight ContinuesUnless things change, Dallas Cowboys running back Ezekiel Elliott will not be playing in Sunday's game against the 49ers, and the NFL wants to keep things that way.
Lawyers Want Supreme Court To Block Texas From Executing Convicted MurdererAttorneys for an inmate convicted in a prison guard's death are asking the U.S. Supreme Court to halt his scheduled execution.
2 Texas Inmates Set To Die Lose Appeal At Supreme CourtThe U.S. Supreme Court has refused appeals from two convicted killers facing execution in Texas this month.
Elliott's Fast Start Fades With Cowboys As Court Looms AgainThe appeals court's decision to hear arguments on the NFL's emergency request raises the possibility that the league could get a favorable ruling, which would force Elliott's attorneys to scramble to keep him on the field.
Texas Judge Denies NFL Emergency Motion For Stay Of Elliott Injunction Texas District Court Judge Mazzant has denied the NFL's emergency motion for a stay of the Ezekiel Elliott preliminary injunction according to reports.