CHARDON, Ohio — Wearing a T-shirt with “killer” scrawled across it, a teenager cursed and gestured obscenely as he was given three life sentences Tuesday for shooting to death three students in an Ohio high school cafeteria.
The ubiquitous “strikes” sports analogy was long ago adopted by the criminal justice system. But many do not understand that two strikes can end a criminal’s at-bat and see him jailed only to be released in a pine...
An Illinois woman who claimed James Brown “disinherited” his children and had no intention for his assets to be passed to them, has had a federal court claim looking to halt any disbursement of his assets dismissed.
A young Aiken man who caused an uproar when he allegedly stole money from cookie-selling Girl Scouts last year pleaded guilty in court on Thursday. But he is not facing a punishment for the cookie-related crime.