Judge Prepares To Take On NYPD, Queens D.A. In Court Raffaele said that he usually holds the department in high regard but saw another side of the NYPD in June 2012, when officers allegedly roughed up a homeless man during an arrest.
Attorney Asks For Release Of Etan Patz Murder SuspectAn attorney said Wednesday that the man who accused of killing a 6-year-old boy who vanished in 1979 should be released because it is taking too long to get to trial.
Court: Pro Poker Player Can Play In Legal Games While Awaiting SentencingLawyers for the pro players have argued their clients make a legitimate living playing poker. They say the players should be able to pursue their careers until the case is resolved _ and a judge has agreed.
Chad Johnson Gets 30 Days In Jail; Plea Deal Falls Apart After Butt PatBroward Judge Kathleen McHugh said Johnson wasn't taking things seriously enough, even after he apologized.
Christie: Let Judges Deny Bail To Repeat Violent OffendersThe governor's proposed constitutional amendment would put New Jersey's bail laws in line with the federal system.
Judge Rules Against 'Occupy The Courts' Protest Outside Federal Court In NYCThe judge made the decision citing security concerns even beyond worries about its potential as a terrorism target.
Judge Bans Release Of Documents In Lawsuit Over Police Shooting Of College Football PlayerA federal grand jury cleared a Pleasantville, N.Y., police officer of wrongdoing.
Judge Denies NYC Request To Delay Firefighter Entrance Exams The exam has been subject to judicial oversight since it was determined past exams had been unfair to minority candidates.