Prison Guard Sentenced For Sexual Relationship Says She 'Stumbled Upon Inmate Cleaning Her Carpet'Erica McCoy, 32, pleaded guilty in August to abusive sexual contact with an inmate at FCI Seagoville, an all-male, low-security institution southeast of Dallas .
District Judge, Former Dallas County Democratic Party Chair Passes AwayHon. Darlene Ewing, who served 10 years as Dallas County Democratic Party Chair, passed away Friday, November 16, the Dallas County Democratic Party said.
Kavanaugh Sworn In As 114th Supreme Court JusticeBrett Kavanaugh has taken the oaths of office to become the 114th Supreme Court justice, just a couple of hours after the Senate voted 50-48 to confirm him.
Judge Orders Man's Mouth Taped Shut During His SentencingAn Ohio judge had enough of being repeatedly interrupted by a chatty defendant and had the man's mouth taped shut during a sentencing hearing.
Testimony Begins In Dallas Mom's Murder: Defense Attorneys Claim Marisol Espinosa's Death Was AccidentalTestimony resumes Thursday morning in the trial of a Dallas man accused of murdering his estranged girlfriend before fleeing to Mexico.
Judge Who Gave Light Sentence In Brock Turner Case Removed By VotersVoters recalled a California judge over a sexual assault sentence that garnered national attention.
Judge Denies Bail To Man Who Said Church Shooting Was HoaxA federal magistrate judge has denied bail to a conspiracy theorist charged with a weapons violation after telling a Texas church that the killing of more than two dozen of its worshippers was a hoax.
Judge Says Texas Isn't Complying With Voter Registration LawA judge has ruled that Texas isn't complying with a decades-old voter registration law and wants a quick fix.
Circuit Court Judge Stephen Reinhardt Dies At 87Judge Stephen Reinhardt, a liberal stalwart on the U.S. 9th Circuit Court of Appeals for nearly four decades, died Thursday in Southern California. He was 87.
Man Ordered Shocked By Texas Judge Gets New TrialAn appeals court has ordered a new trial for a man whom a judge, impatient with the defendant's disruptions, ordered to be jolted several times with 50,000 volts from a shock belt.
Group Calls For Investigation Into Judge's Alleged Discriminatory RemarksThe Texas ACLU is calling for a judicial commission to investigate a Houston judge for making what the group alleges to be discriminatory remarks.