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  • Judge grants parents permission to force feed their daughter!

    New Jersey judge has cleared the way for parents to force-feed their 20-year-old anorexic daughter. The judge on Tuesday ruled the woman, known as S.A., was incapable of making her own decisions and gave her parents the power to make medical decisions on her behalf. Her lawyer had argued...
  • $417M jury award against Johnson & Johnson thrown out by judge

    LOS ANGELES – A judge on Friday tossed out a $417 million jury award to a woman who claimed she developed ovarian cancer by using Johnson & Johnson talc-based baby powder for feminine hygiene. Los Angeles County Superior Court Judge Maren Nelson granted the company’s request for a new...
  • Judge Banned from Death Penalty is Suing the State!

     An Arkansas judge filed a lawsuit in federal court against the state’s supreme court after the judge was barred him from hearing any death penalty cases.  On Good Friday, Pulaski County Circuit Judge Wendell Griffen strapped himself to a cot outside the governor’s mansion, appearing to mimic an inmate...
  • Judge lets drug dealer teen off that shot cop in the face!

    The Yonkers cop who was shot in the face during an ambush Monday left the hospital to the cheers of fellow officers — as it emerged Tuesday that the teen who allegedly blasted her was free thanks to a Bronx judge’s leniency.     Kayla Maher, 26, a two-year veteran, rose...
  • Judge Who Wore Trump Hat in Court Will Remain on the Bench

    OTTAWA — A Canadian judge who wore a “Make America Great Again” cap into court the morning after Donald J. Trump’s election victory last year was suspended without pay and reprimanded by a disciplinary body on Tuesday. Disciplinary hearings against judges in Canada are rare. The decision about the...
  • Menendez trial Day 2: Fiery judge reprimands attorneys

    Newark, New Jersey (CNN) As Sen. Bob Menendez’s federal bribery trial got underway for a second day, it wasn’t a star witness that elicited the greatest reaction from attorneys or the courtroom. It was the judge. Judge William Walls stopped proceedings twice on Thursday to admonish both prosecutors and...
  • Involuntary manslaughter charges dropped in Penn State frat case

    Involuntary manslaughter and aggravated assault charges have been dropped against eight former Penn State University fraternity members in connection with the death of a pledge at the fraternity house earlier this year, a Pennsylvania judge announced today. But Centre County District Judge Allen Sinclair said today the cases against...
  • Judge Dismisses Palin Defamation Case Against New York Times!!!

    A federal judge dismissed Sarah Palin’s defamation lawsuit against The New York Times on Tuesday. Palin sued the Times for defamation after an editorial in the newspaper on mass shootings tied an ad run by the former vice presidential nominee to the 2011 shooting of former Rep. Gabrielle Giffords (R-Ariz.)....
  • Judge wounded outside Ohio courthouse; 1 suspect dead

    (CNN) – A judge was shot and wounded Monday in a deliberate “ambush-style” assault outside a courthouse in Steubenville, Ohio, and a suspect died during a shootout, a local sheriff told reporters. Common Pleas Judge Joseph J. Bruzzese Jr. received medical attention after being shot about 8 a.m. outside...