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Chicago Tribune
Judge orders Illinois to authorize medical marijuana for PTSDthe list, including cases involving chronic pain and osteoarthritis that are be
Judge orders Illinois to authorize medical marijuana for PTSD
Chicago Tribune / Posted 2 hours ago
the list, including cases involving chronic pain and osteoarthritis that are before the same judge. In his opinion, Cook County Circuit Court Judge Neil Cohen criticized Illinois Department of Public Health Director Nirav Shah for failing to... Read more
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My Suburban Life
Lawsuit filed against Glen Ellyn District 41 seeking alleged teachers' union emailsfor the district, and it is affiliated with the statewide Illinois Education As
Lawsuit filed against Glen Ellyn District 41 seeking alleged teachers' union emails
My Suburban Life / Posted 2 hours ago
for the district, and it is affiliated with the statewide Illinois Education Association. Cooper filed the suit in DuPage County Circuit Court on June 20 after his May 9 Freedom of Information Act request to obtain the emails was denied. He wants... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
‘God Bless America,' freed killer tells court during re-sentencing hearingdone enough time in custody and the original parole was sound in as much as you
‘God Bless America,' freed killer tells court during re-sentencing hearing
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 3 hours ago
done enough time in custody and the original parole was sound in as much as you had made good progress in prison,’’ Kent County Circuit Court Judge Donald A. Johnston said. “Good luck to you, sir.’’ Garcia-Dorantes told the court he is a... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
Funeral home ordered to pay woman $100K for using fraudulent use of embalmer’s license$100,000 for using her embalmer's license without her knowledge or consent, acc
Funeral home ordered to pay woman $100K for using fraudulent use of embalmer’s license
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 3 hours ago
$100,000 for using her embalmer's license without her knowledge or consent, according to a judgement handed down in Shelby County Circuit Court last week. Ternisha Thompson interviewed with Dwight Crayton for a position at the funeral home in... Read more
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Salon.com
Accused shooter denied immunity in football player’s deathusing Alabama’s “stand your ground” law to avoid prosecution in the death of an
Accused shooter denied immunity in football player’s death
Salon.com / Posted 3 hours ago
using Alabama’s “stand your ground” law to avoid prosecution in the death of an Auburn University football player. Lee County Circuit Court Judge Christopher Hughes issued an order Monday denying 24-year-old Markale Hart immunity from... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Gun in hand, woman told attacker: 'I will kill you'and stopped when Miller's girlfriend stepped in, armed with a handgun. The gif
Gun in hand, woman told attacker: 'I will kill you'
Detroit Free Press / Posted 3 hours ago
and stopped when Miller's girlfriend stepped in, armed with a handgun. The gift? "His life," Miller said today in Macomb County Circuit Court, where sentencing for the neighbor, Jerry Ficht, was adjourned to July 13 so Ficht's attorney could... Read more
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MLive.com
State Rep. could land life sentence with 3 new felony charges on top of past convictionswith three felonies that could result in him serving life in prison, according
State Rep. could land life sentence with 3 new felony charges on top of past convictions
MLive.com / Posted 4 hours ago
with three felonies that could result in him serving life in prison, according to charging documents filed with the Wayne County Circuit Court on Tuesday. The new charges he faces date back to 2010. They are: He is being charged as a habitual... Read more
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CBS 6 Richmond
Child porn lands Chesterfield man in prisoninvestigation, Ridout was charged with, and convicted of, failing to properly r
Child porn lands Chesterfield man in prison
CBS 6 Richmond / Posted 5 hours ago
investigation, Ridout was charged with, and convicted of, failing to properly register as a sex offender in Chesterfield County Circuit Court, for which he was sentenced to 3 years in prison with 3 years suspended,” a spokesman for the Attorney... Read more
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Crain's Chicago Business
Illinois district remapping amendment to state Constitution faces court testthe bums and start over. But don't hold your breath that it will happen. At i
Illinois district remapping amendment to state Constitution faces court test
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted 5 hours ago
the bums and start over. But don't hold your breath that it will happen. At issue in a case set for oral argument in Cook County Circuit Court the day after tomorrow is whether voters should be able to decide the fate of the proposed Independent... Read more
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Royal Oak Daily Tribune
Oak Park employee charged with embezzlement to take polygraph testMichael Sumner, were charged in September 2015 in connection with an embezzleme
Oak Park employee charged with embezzlement to take polygraph test
Royal Oak Daily Tribune / Posted 5 hours ago
Michael Sumner, were charged in September 2015 in connection with an embezzlement of $430,000. He was convicted of a lighter offense and sentenced to 334 days in jail. His wife is set to be sentenced in Oakland County Circuit Court in S... Read more
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The Clarion-Ledger
Miller requests delay in suit against Laremy Tunsiloffensive tackle Laremy Tunsil wants more time to serve process on Tunsil. Mat
Miller requests delay in suit against Laremy Tunsil
The Clarion-Ledger / Posted 6 hours ago
offensive tackle Laremy Tunsil wants more time to serve process on Tunsil. Matt Wilson filed a motion Friday in Lafayette County Circuit Court asking judge John Kelly Luther to grant a 120-day extension. Wilson currently has until Aug. 24 to... Read more
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NBC Sports: ProFootballTalk
Preston Parker gets three years probation for drug chargesout of jail will suffice. The 29-year-old Parker pleaded guilty to possession
Preston Parker gets three years probation for drug charges
NBC Sports: ProFootballTalk / Posted 8 hours ago
out of jail will suffice. The 29-year-old Parker pleaded guilty to possession of cocaine and paraphernalia. Palm Beach County Circuit Court Judge Samantha Schosberg Feuer told him if he violated his probation he could serve up to 16 years in... Read more
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MLive.com
Man charged with multiple counts of criminal sexual conduct found guiltyJACKSON, MI – A Parma man charged with multiple counts of criminal sexual condu
Man charged with multiple counts of criminal sexual conduct found guilty
MLive.com / Posted 8 hours ago
JACKSON, MI – A Parma man charged with multiple counts of criminal sexual conduct was found guilty in Jackson County Circuit Court. A jury found Shane Westbrook, 38, guilty of five counts of first-degree criminal sexual conduct and two counts of... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Cell phone photos taken up skirts of Meijer shoppers brings felony chargeson both occasions, court records show. Snow waived a preliminary hearing sched
Cell phone photos taken up skirts of Meijer shoppers brings felony charges
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 9 hours ago
on both occasions, court records show. Snow waived a preliminary hearing scheduled for Thursday, sending the cases to Kent County Circuit Court. If convicted, he faces up to two years in prison. Snow is free on bond. This isn’t the first time... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Alabama man denied 'stand your ground' defense in football player’s deathusing Alabama’s “stand your ground” law to avoid prosecution in the death of an
Alabama man denied 'stand your ground' defense in football player’s death
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 9 hours ago
using Alabama’s “stand your ground” law to avoid prosecution in the death of an Auburn University football player. Lee County Circuit Court Judge Christopher Hughes issued an order Monday denying 24-year-old Markale Hart immunity from... Read more
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Royal Oak Daily Tribune
Royal Oak moratorium may be too late for Vinsetta neighbors battling developeron tearing down the two houses for the next 180 days as the neighborhood group
Royal Oak moratorium may be too late for Vinsetta neighbors battling developer
Royal Oak Daily Tribune / Posted 9 hours ago
on tearing down the two houses for the next 180 days as the neighborhood group continues a battle with him in Oakland County Circuit Court over deed restrictions on the two properties. The restrictions, in part, prohibit lot splits and... Read more
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MLive.com
Former county worker pleads guilty to requesting child-sex photos from co-workerfor the county's Equalization Department before resigning Feb. 12. She previous
Former county worker pleads guilty to requesting child-sex photos from co-worker
MLive.com / Posted 10 hours ago
for the county's Equalization Department before resigning Feb. 12. She previously worked for Family Division of Muskegon County Circuit Court. A court order Jan. 22 removed Workman from her home and placed her children in the custody of their... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Man, 22, pleads guilty in December shooting of Aberdeen police officerA man accused of shooting an Aberdeen Police Department Officer last December h
Man, 22, pleads guilty in December shooting of Aberdeen police officer
Baltimore Sun / Posted 10 hours ago
A man accused of shooting an Aberdeen Police Department Officer last December has accepted a plea agreement in Harford County Circuit Court and was sentenced to 78 years for attempted second-degree murder and conspiracy to commit first degree assault... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
1st hearing over Pulse public records goes to court todayThe first of two hearings over Pulse 911 calls and other recordings takes place
1st hearing over Pulse public records goes to court today
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 11 hours ago
The first of two hearings over Pulse 911 calls and other recordings takes place today at 3:00 p.m. in Orange County Circuit Court. What is scheduled as a 30-minute hearing is set primarily to go over procedural matters before a more substantive... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
Camp Douglas teen faces more charges in LAX bomb threatafter more charges were filed against him. Clint O. Terrell, 17, was set to pl
Camp Douglas teen faces more charges in LAX bomb threat
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 12 hours ago
after more charges were filed against him. Clint O. Terrell, 17, was set to plead to felony charges Friday in Monroe County Circuit Court. But that was delayed after Terrell was arrested last week for disobeying a court order to stay off the... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Arkansas woman's burns prove fatal; ex-boyfriend now charged with murderbecame combative and had to be restrained by officers, Adams said. Langston th
Arkansas woman's burns prove fatal; ex-boyfriend now charged with murder
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 12 hours ago
became combative and had to be restrained by officers, Adams said. Langston then charged Woodard with contempt of court. Woodard will be formally arraigned in Mississippi County Circuit Court in Blytheville on July 26. State Desk on 06... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Dad convicted of abuse seeks early probation releasewith the Michigan Innocence Clinic, which is representing Burns in his appeal,
Dad convicted of abuse seeks early probation release
Detroit Free Press / Posted 13 hours ago
with the Michigan Innocence Clinic, which is representing Burns in his appeal, filed a motion in Livingston County Circuit Court asking a judge to release him from probation so he can relocate to Colorado for employment as an... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Attorney: 'Impossible' for Grant Taylor to get fair trialprosecuting attorney, said written jury questionnaires aren't uncommon and pros
Attorney: 'Impossible' for Grant Taylor to get fair trial
Detroit Free Press / Posted 13 hours ago
prosecuting attorney, said written jury questionnaires aren't uncommon and prosecutors will honor the approach Ingham County Circuit Court Judge Clinton Canady III wants to take. She added that her office believes it can seat an impartial... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Dozens make pitch for spot on LR school-advisory panelso I'm not about to grovel for a meaningless position," he said. Barclay Key w
Dozens make pitch for spot on LR school-advisory panel
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 16 hours ago
so I'm not about to grovel for a meaningless position," he said. Barclay Key was a plaintiff in an unsuccessful Pulaski County Circuit Court lawsuit that challenged the January 2015 state takeover of the Little Rock School District and sought to... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Authorities erred in releasing mental patient day before he allegedly killed girlfriend, suit claimsJames E. Thomas, had been let go by the hospital following a mental evaluation,
Authorities erred in releasing mental patient day before he allegedly killed girlfriend, suit claims
Chicago Tribune / Posted yesterday
James E. Thomas, had been let go by the hospital following a mental evaluation, according to the lawsuit filed in Cook County Circuit Court. He was charged with her murder a few days later. "I think in this case something went horribly wrong,"... Read more
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5KSDK St. Louis
Beagle-rescue group sues U of I over research-animal dataits treatment of research animals. The Beagle Freedom Foundation filed the Fre
Beagle-rescue group sues U of I over research-animal data
5KSDK St. Louis / Posted yesterday
its treatment of research animals. The Beagle Freedom Foundation filed the Freedom of Information Act lawsuit in Cook County Circuit Court on Monday. The foundation backs legislation requiring research facilities to make animals finished with... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
‘This this is like television': man charged in Rapid bus stabbing tells policerecorded interview with Grand Rapids Police Detective Erik Boillat was played M
‘This this is like television': man charged in Rapid bus stabbing tells police
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted yesterday
recorded interview with Grand Rapids Police Detective Erik Boillat was played Monday during Davis’ bench trial before Kent County Circuit Court Judge Donald A. Johnston. The non-jury trial is expected to run through Wednesday. Davis, 43, is... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
Farmland owners sue wind farm companyJ. Dennis Marek of the Kankakee law firm Marek, Meyer and Coghlan filed a two-c
Farmland owners sue wind farm company
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted yesterday
J. Dennis Marek of the Kankakee law firm Marek, Meyer and Coghlan filed a two-count lawsuit in Iroquois County Circuit Court on behalf of Charles, George and Howard Haley. Named as defendants are San Diego-based EDF Renewable... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
After millions spent on highway and stream, White Marsh business owners say flooding has worsenedhe said. "Each one is pointing to the other," he said. The property owners fi
After millions spent on highway and stream, White Marsh business owners say flooding has worsened
Baltimore Sun / Posted yesterday
he said. "Each one is pointing to the other," he said. The property owners filed their lawsuits this month in Baltimore County Circuit Court. Officials with Baltimore County's government declined to comment on the pending litigation. John C.... Read more
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Daily Mail
Maryland county prosecutor charged with indecent exposurefurther investigation, according to police. But on Monday, Oglesby announced t
Maryland county prosecutor charged with indecent exposure
Daily Mail / Posted yesterday
further investigation, according to police. But on Monday, Oglesby announced that charges had been filed in Worcester County Circuit Court against Rollins. A summons will be issued for Rollins to appear in the Circuit Court within 30 days for... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Woman can seek damages for stress of unplanned pregnancyfor the costs of raising a child with Down syndrome. But the court says she can
Woman can seek damages for stress of unplanned pregnancy
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted yesterday
for the costs of raising a child with Down syndrome. But the court says she can seek compensation for the stress associated with the unplanned pregnancy, like any medical malpractice claim. The lawsuit now returns to Oakland County Circuit... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Cecil County State's Attorney charged with indecent exposure, disorderly conductthe desire to shield the identities of the victims," Oglesby said Rollins is a
Cecil County State's Attorney charged with indecent exposure, disorderly conduct
Baltimore Sun / Posted yesterday
the desire to shield the identities of the victims," Oglesby said Rollins is a nominee for a vacant seat on the Cecil County Circuit Court, according to the state courts website. Steven L. Trostle, the deputy state's attorney for Cecil... Read more
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OregonLive.com
Ex-NFL player accused of burglary still in hospital; arraignment delayedtried to break into a Southwest Portland home while naked. Wilson, 33, was sch
Ex-NFL player accused of burglary still in hospital; arraignment delayed
OregonLive.com / Posted yesterday
tried to break into a Southwest Portland home while naked. Wilson, 33, was scheduled to appear Monday in Multnomah County Circuit Court to hear charges of one felony count of first-degree burglary, one misdemeanor count of first-degree... Read more
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The Clarion-Ledger
Fight over youth detention in Hinds Countythe release of any child from Hinds County youth detention facility.” Skinner
Fight over youth detention in Hinds County
The Clarion-Ledger / Posted yesterday
the release of any child from Hinds County youth detention facility.” Skinner also has filed a complaint in Hinds County Circuit Court seeking injunction against the county to stop the county from reducing the Youth Court’s budget by about... Read more
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MLive.com
Jeffrey Willis gets divorce papers; no evidence wife knew of 'double life'divorce papers June 14, and they were served on Jeffrey Willis June 17 in the M
Jeffrey Willis gets divorce papers; no evidence wife knew of 'double life'
MLive.com / Posted yesterday
divorce papers June 14, and they were served on Jeffrey Willis June 17 in the Muskegon County Jail, according to Muskegon County Circuit Court records. Her divorce petition asks that her maiden name be restored. As of Monday, June 27, Jeffrey... Read more
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The Iron Mountain Daily News
A roundup of recent Michigan newspaper editorialshundreds of millions of dollars in damages. Veolia and Lockwood, Andrews & New
A roundup of recent Michigan newspaper editorials
The Iron Mountain Daily News / Posted yesterday
hundreds of millions of dollars in damages. Veolia and Lockwood, Andrews & Newnam, also known as LAN, were sued in Genesee County Circuit Court. The firms already are facing suits from Flint residents over the disaster, in which improperly treated... Read more
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Royal Oak Daily Tribune
Macomb County man�s double fatal trial adjournedthe website of The Daily Telegram in Adrian, Mich. The trial originally was set
Macomb County man�s double fatal trial adjourned
Royal Oak Daily Tribune / Posted yesterday
the website of The Daily Telegram in Adrian, Mich. The trial originally was set for July last year in Lenawee County Circuit Court in Adrian. It has been adjourned four times. Glaser told the court he is working with Scott Baker,... Read more
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The Escanaba Daily Press
A roundup of recent Michigan newspaper editorialshundreds of millions of dollars in damages. Veolia and Lockwood, Andrews & New
A roundup of recent Michigan newspaper editorials
The Escanaba Daily Press / Posted yesterday
hundreds of millions of dollars in damages. Veolia and Lockwood, Andrews & Newnam, also known as LAN, were sued in Genesee County Circuit Court. The firms already are facing suits from Flint residents over the disaster, in which improperly treated... Read more
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Ionia Sentinel-Standard
Belding man seeks jury trial in pot caseA Belding man pleaded not guilty to six felonies and a misdemeanor in Ionia Cou
Belding man seeks jury trial in pot case
Ionia Sentinel-Standard / Posted yesterday
A Belding man pleaded not guilty to six felonies and a misdemeanor in Ionia County Circuit Court after he was allegedly found in possession of 30 marijuana plants. David Cloud, 31, asked during his arraignment Tuesday for a jury trail date to be set... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Gay marriage, one year later: Tennessee still divided over same-sex unionsit's come hand-in-hand with the same headaches that have always plagued the ins
Gay marriage, one year later: Tennessee still divided over same-sex unions
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted yesterday
it's come hand-in-hand with the same headaches that have always plagued the institution. An employee in the Hamilton County Circuit Court Clerk's office said the office has handled multiple same-sex divorces this year. The exact number of... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
One last obstacle for the Independent Map Amendmentthreatened rival initiative — the so-called People's Map — never materialized.
One last obstacle for the Independent Map Amendment
Chicago Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
threatened rival initiative — the so-called People's Map — never materialized. Next up is Thursday's faceoff in Cook County Circuit Court, where attorneys representing the entrenched powers in Springfield will try to kill the measure. To do... Read more
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Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
Houlka man pleads guilty in powdered letter hoaxand has been sentenced. Bobby Carl Hill, 72, of Houlka, pled guilty to the cha
Houlka man pleads guilty in powdered letter hoax
Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal / Posted 2 days ago
and has been sentenced. Bobby Carl Hill, 72, of Houlka, pled guilty to the charge on May 19 in a vacation term of Prentiss County Circuit Court. Hill’s case had been set for trial in Pontotoc County Circuit Court on April 12, but the case was... Read more
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Weirton Daily Times
Port hearing set for Wednesdaythe state agency didn't follow state laws regarding the orders. A local appeal
Port hearing set for Wednesday
Weirton Daily Times / Posted 2 days ago
the state agency didn't follow state laws regarding the orders. A local appeal by the Weirton Port Authority in Brooke County Circuit Court was dismissed in February. At issue, according to the hearing notice from the West Virginia Public Port... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Cecil Co. State's Attorney taken into custody in Ocean City for alleged disorderly conduct, indecent exposurethe general manager at the hotel also was not returned. Rollins is one of four
Cecil Co. State's Attorney taken into custody in Ocean City for alleged disorderly conduct, indecent exposure
Baltimore Sun / Posted 2 days ago
the general manager at the hotel also was not returned. Rollins is one of four candidates vying for a vacancy on the Cecil County Circuit Court, according to the state courts website. Rollins was admitted to the Maryland Bar in 1980 and has served... Read more
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The Clarion-Ledger
Jimme E. Gates: Hinds County justice system in turmoilcycle. Years ago, the state Supreme Court appointed a couple of special judges
Jimme E. Gates: Hinds County justice system in turmoil
The Clarion-Ledger / Posted 2 days ago
cycle. Years ago, the state Supreme Court appointed a couple of special judges to help handle the caseload in Hinds County Circuit Court. The case against Smith will play out in the judicial system. Obviously, it will require the... Read more
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Palm Beach Daily News
Palm Beach responds to second lawsuit challenging utilities voteup to $90 million in bonds to pay for the burial of all utility lines in town.
Palm Beach responds to second lawsuit challenging utilities vote
Palm Beach Daily News / Posted 3 days ago
up to $90 million in bonds to pay for the burial of all utility lines in town. In her lawsuit, filed in May in Palm Beach County Circuit Court, Kosberg, who lives at the Atriums of Palm Beach, alleged the special assessment methodology adopted... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Michigan child porn case called 'worst in 20 years'County prosecutor's office. Today, Boyle, who is jailed on a $750,000 cash bon
Michigan child porn case called 'worst in 20 years'
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 3 days ago
County prosecutor's office. Today, Boyle, who is jailed on a $750,000 cash bond, was bound over for trial in Oakland County Circuit Court following a probable cause hearing. His attorney could not be reached for comment. His wife also... Read more
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The Coldwater Daily Reporter
Harris gets third chance— One last chance for Rodney Harris II, 19, who wrote a bad check for a car, th
Harris gets third chance
The Coldwater Daily Reporter / Posted 3 days ago
— One last chance for Rodney Harris II, 19, who wrote a bad check for a car, then traded it in for a new Mustang.Branch County Circuit Court Judge Bill O’Grady placed Harris on 18 months probation, but suspended a nine month jail term for... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Michigan child porn case called 'worst in 20 years'County prosecutor's office. Today, Boyle, who is jailed on a $750,000 cash bon
Michigan child porn case called 'worst in 20 years'
Detroit Free Press / Posted 3 days ago
County prosecutor's office. Today, Boyle, who is jailed on a $750,000 cash bond, was bound over for trial in Oakland County Circuit Court following a probable cause hearing. His attorney could not be reached for comment. His wife also... Read more
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Daily Journal
Michigan child porn case called 'worst in 20 years'County prosecutor's office. Today, Boyle, who is jailed on a $750,000 cash bon
Michigan child porn case called 'worst in 20 years'
Daily Journal / Posted 3 days ago
County prosecutor's office. Today, Boyle, who is jailed on a $750,000 cash bond, was bound over for trial in Oakland County Circuit Court following a probable cause hearing. His attorney could not be reached for comment. His wife also... Read more
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