A federal appeals court says a former traffic court judge must lose his law license for going on a date with a defendant and then ruling in her favor.
The Connecticut judge presiding at the trial of Steven Hayes — charged in a deadly home invasion — has been discharged from the hospital.
Jurors are reliving the horror of a brutal home invasion and triple-murder in a New Haven courtroom this week. On Thursday, the only survivor sat through a presentation of crime scene photos of the home where his wife and two daughters were killed.
An appeals court has thrown out a robbery conviction because a New York judge called a defense lawyer “a clown” and “silly” in front of the jury.
A 90-year-old western New York man has been sentenced to 17 1/2 years in prison for battering his wife of nearly 68 years to death with a hammer.
Dozens who recouped more than their investments in Bernard Madoff’s business have asked a federal court to force a trustee to include fictitious profits when considering how victims get paid back.