Prosecution

  • Prosecutors: Bill Cosby sexual-assault conviction will stand

    NORRISTOWN, Pa. (AP) – In the tense moments before a jury convicted Bill Cosby of sexual assault, the prosecutor who had branded him a “con man” and called him out for laughing during closing arguments started to worry about the global implications if the #MeToo era’s first big trial went...
  • Chris Brown Could Be Prosecuted Over Exotic Monkey

    Chris Brown got himself a pet monkey — but never got a permit to keep her — so now he’s sans monkey and could face criminal charges … TMZ has learned. As we reported … CB took heat last month after posting a pic of his 3-year-old daughter Royalty...
  • Prosecutors seek 57-year sentence for ex-priest

    EDINBURG, Texas (AP) — The Latest on the murder trial of an ex-priest in the 1960 death of a Texas woman (all times local): 12:10 p.m. Prosecutors are asking a Texas jury to send a former priest convicted of murder to prison for 57 years, reflecting how long he...
  • BREAKING: Paul Manafort loses his deal with prosecutors after co-op writing with Russians!

    WASHINGTON – Russia special counsel Robert Mueller objected Monday to a tentative agreement that would free Paul Manafort from house arrest after discovering that former Trump campaign chairman was “ghost-writing” a favorable editorial about his work with a colleague allegedly tied to Russian intelligence. Prosecutors alleged in court documents that Manafort and...
  • Prosecutors: US conspiracy came amid slow sales of opioid

    PHOENIX (AP) – A new mouth spray that delivered the powerful painkiller fentanyl to end-stage cancer patients wasn’t selling as well as anticipated. So drug company executives moved quickly to make its production worthwhile. U.S. court records in the case against an immigrant billionaire who is one of Arizona’s wealthiest...