Joseph Wapner, Star Of 'The People's Court,' Dies At 97Joseph Wapner, the retired Los Angeles judge who presided over "The People's Court" with steady force during the heyday of the reality courtroom show, died Sunday at age 97.
Documents: Witness Tampering In Case Of Plot To Kill JudgeAn updated federal indictment accuses the man accused of hatching a plot to assassinate a Texas judge with trying to silence witnesses from his jail cell.
Man, 22, Accused Of Killing His Mother Sobs In Houston CourtA 22-year-old Houston man charged with fatally stabbing his mother has spent much of a brief court appearance sobbing and wailing after seeing relatives in the courtroom.
Federal Judge Delays Texas Fetal Remains RulesA federal judge on Thursday delayed a hotly debated Texas rule mandating burial or cremation of fetal remains that were set to go into effect within days.
Affluenza Teen's Dad Faces A Jury This WeekFred Couch, the father of so-called ‘affluenza’ teen, Ethan Couch has a jury of his own to face this week.
More Finger Pointing As Paxton's Trial Expected To Cost $2MMore questions and finger pointing over hundreds of thousands of dollars Collin County taxpayers are plunking down for the prosecution of Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton.
Last “Bulls Cap Bandit” Sentenced For Violent RobberiesA Dallas man who admitted to his role in a conspiracy to commit several violent armed robberies in Dallas in 2014, Savalas Christopher Love, 32, was sentenced yesterday afternoon to 12 years, 3 months in federal prison.
Arochi Faces Wide Spectrum Of Sentencing PossibilitiesAfter 17 hours deliberating on a verdict, the jury received a few days off, but when they return to court next week the decisions they have to make are challenging.
Federal Judge In Texas Reprimanded For Misconduct RetiresA longtime federal judge in Texas who was reprimanded for making unwanted sexual advances has retired from the bench.
Ellis County Judge Negotiates A Really Big RaiseWhile most of us can’t even dream of that amount, there are ways to convince your boss that you need a bump in pay.
Democrats' Best Shot In Texas Is Party-Switching JudgeAfter two decades of statewide election losses, Democrats seem unlikely to end Texas Republicans' longest-in-the nation winning streak come November. The only real threat looks to be Judge Lawrence Meyers.
Jury Selected In High Profile Enrique Arochi TrialThe publicity surrounding the kidnapping case of Christina Morris from Plano's Shops at Legacy prompted questions of whether the court could find 12 impartial people.