Prosecutors

Constitutional Law

After stalemate between rancher, armed militia and feds, US Attorney is not rushing to prosecute

Features

Prisoner exonerations are at an all-time high, and it’s not because of DNA testing

White-Collar Crime

Former US Attorney takes plea in tax-return case, agrees to pay $290K

Government Law

Federal judge says mom sued too late accusing Chicago officials of cover-up in son’s death

Criminal Justice

Deputy distracted by patrol car’s computer won’t be charged in fatal collision with bicycling lawyer

Judiciary

After prosecutor’s live courtroom feed is disclosed, judges consider expanding viewing areas

Criminal Justice

DA promises ‘appropriate action’ after defense lawyer allegedly scuffles with prosecutor

Prosecutors

Two prosecutors disciplined for criticizing jurors on Facebook

Criminal Justice

Man beat murder charge in detective’s death, but feds seek life term in drug case, citing slaying

Trials & Litigation

Man exonerated by own research gets $13M for wrongful conviction in rabbi slaying

Real Estate & Property Law

Neighbor of chief federal prosecutor faces graffiti charge for tagging boundary fence

Judiciary

Judge says he had no obligation to disclose prosecutor’s live feed of court hearings

Trials & Litigation

Juvenile judge facing felony case goes off on special prosecutor, says she cannot get a fair trial

Criminal Justice

Confidential informant sues; says prosecutors blew his cover, then blamed him for getting shot

Internet Law

Gadfly buys website in DA’s name after he lets registration expire

Legal Ethics

Prosecutor is accused of adding admission of guilt to transcript; he said it was a joke

Criminal Justice

James Brady’s death ruled a homicide from 1981 attack, but whether case will be pursued is unclear

Criminal Justice

Release looms for nurse, a suspected serial child killer, unless DA can prove more crimes

Criminal Justice

Arrested Monday in LA as airline stowaway, woman is released Wednesday, arrested again Thursday

Death Penalty

Innocence Project seeks ethics probe of prosecutor in Willingham case