Prosecutors

Evidence

Use of Breathalyzer tests suspended by multiple DAs in Massachusetts

Trials & Litigation

Pro se murder defendant found in contempt should be removed as his own counsel, DA says

Criminal Justice

Chicago prosecutor will dismiss misdemeanor marijuana cases

Criminal Justice

Trial set to begin for former SS guard charged as accessory to 300,000 murders in World War II

Constitutional Law

US attorney ‘close to the edge’ in comments on indicted lawmaker, but federal judge won’t nix case

Trials & Litigation

Judge orders embattled state AG to show why she shouldn’t be held in contempt for axing prosecutor

Trials & Litigation

Prosecutors hid proof of innocence in NYC shooting case, says man exonerated after 24 years

Trials & Litigation

Federal prosecutor and ATF agent sidelined after affair comes to light; 3 new trials granted so far

White Collar Crime

2nd Circuit refuses to reconsider its ruling limiting insider-trading convictions

Labor & Employment

Sexual harrassment suit filed by 2 deputy DAs against their former supervisor

Criminal Justice

Reward increased to $50K in shooting of federal judge at his home

Constitutional Law

Turkish prosecutor taken hostage by terror group dies after courthouse shootout

Court Security

DA’s investigator taken into custody, charged with pointing gun at woman in courthouse

Criminal Justice

Sterilization of defendants in connection with plea deals is unacceptable, says DA

Evidence

Botched child-murder case gets tossed; mother jailed for 2 decades speaks out

Death Penalty

Prosecutor: I was ‘arrogant, judgmental, narcissistic’ in capital prosecution of now-exonerated man

Evidence

Freed after 20 years, man gets $20M; another whose DNA doesn’t match linked murder is still jailed

Legal Ethics

Arson-deaths prosecutor is accused of not disclosing informant deal; defendant was executed in 2004

Constitutional Law

California judge boots Orange County DA’s office from murder case because of withheld evidence

Legislation & Lobbying

Utah to list white-collar criminals in first Internet registry for those convicted of fraud