Court Security

Court Security

Defendant overpowers bailiff, fatally shoots himself with bailiff’s gun in courthouse elevator

Court Security

Man fatally shot by officer in courthouse incident sought suicide ‘by cop,’ cousin says

Constitutional Law

9th Circuit says lack of staff doesn’t justify 5-point shackling of inmates in federal court

Court Security

Man fatally shot in courthouse lobby by deputy scaled White House wall earlier in year, DA says

Court Security

Witness attacks defendant in open court; see video of the altercation

Court Security

Man kills guard at federal building then commits suicide; may be linked to wrongful-termination suit

Constitutional Law

Advocacy group sues Denver over courthouse leafletting arrests

Criminal Justice

Defendant charged with decking lawyer in court now faces 2 felony trials in same month

Criminal Justice

Litigious ex-con denied bond over claimed sex-ad post giving FBI agent’s phone number

Court Security

Man who broke into courthouse and rummaged through sheriff’s refrigerator gets 15 months

Civil Rights

57 arrested at federal courthouse in Ferguson anniversary protest; state of emergency declared

White-Collar Crime

Judge lied about claimed toilet-lid attack outside courthouse, jury finds

Court Security

Question about court security scan of wallet resulted in trespass arrest, lawyer says in lawsuit

Trials & Litigation

Chief judge calls for more traffic court security; says future incident a question of when, not if

Court Security

Defendant is fatally shot outside courthouse while awaiting hearing with his lawyer

Court Security

Man facing charges over ‘storm the courthouse’ posts on Facebook had guns illegally, sheriff says

Personal Security

Traveling to dangerous areas can leave lawyers vulnerable

Annual Meeting

Judges reflect on dealing with difficult pro se litigants

Criminal Justice

Man is acquitted in felony murder case, but supporter faces charges over Facebook posts

Constitutional Law

Man charged for claimed Facebook threat to storm courthouse over felony-murder trial