Trials

July 19, 2017 - 4:53 pm
FREEHOLD, N.J. (AP) — A New Jersey police officer who had skipped out on his trial on charges he helped gang members in investigations has returned to court to hear from a woman who says he harassed her after turning down his advances. Dorothy Howard Brown and her sister testified against 49-year-...
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FILE - In this Feb. 19, 2013 file photo former Ivory Coast President Laurent Gbagbo attends a confirmation of charges hearing at the International Criminal Court (ICC) in The Hague, Netherlands. The 72-year-old Gbagbo has been in the court’s custody since late 2011 and had sought release while his trial continues Wednesday, July 19, 2017. (AP Photo/Michael Kooren, Pool, File)
July 19, 2017 - 12:31 pm
THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — International Criminal Court appeals judges on Wednesday ordered a new review into whether former Ivory Coast President Laurent Gbagbo should be released from detention while his long-running trial continues on crimes against humanity charges. Presiding Judge Piotr...
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In this Tuesday, Nov. 10, 2015, senior adviser to the Royal Thai Army Lt. Gen. Manas Kongpaen arrives at the Criminal Court in Bangkok, Thailand. A Thai court, Wednesday, is issuing rulings in a major human trafficking trial with more than 103 defendants, including a senior army officer, who were arrested in 2015 after 36 bodies were discovered in shallow graves in southern Thailand. (AP Photo/Sakchai Lalit)
July 19, 2017 - 9:54 am
BANGKOK (AP) — A Thai army general was one of dozens of people found guilty Wednesday in a major human trafficking trial that included 103 defendants accused of involvement in a modern-day slavery trade. Lt. Gen. Manas Kongpaen was convicted of several offenses involving trafficking and taking...
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Hamilton County Prosecutor Joseph Deters speaks during a news conference to announce his decision to not pursue a third trial of former University of Cincinnati police officer Ray Tensing for murder, Tuesday, July 18, 2017, in Cincinnati. (AP Photo/John Minchillo)
July 18, 2017 - 8:29 pm
CINCINNATI (AP) — A white university police officer who fatally shot an unarmed black motorist during a traffic stop won't face a third murder trial, a prosecutor announced Tuesday while saying he's asking federal authorities to consider possible civil rights charges. Hamilton County prosecutor Joe...
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July 18, 2017 - 3:37 pm
CINCINNATI (AP) — A white police officer who fatally shot an unarmed black motorist during a Cincinnati traffic stop won't face a third murder trial, a prosecutor announced Tuesday while saying he's asking federal authorities to consider possible civil rights charges. Hamilton County Prosecutor Joe...
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July 18, 2017 - 1:24 pm
CINCINNATI (AP) — A white police officer who fatally shot an unarmed black motorist during a Cincinnati traffic stop won't face a third trial, a prosecutor announced Tuesday. Hamilton County Prosecutor Joe Deters said he was dropping the case against 27-year-old Ray Tensing. Two previous juries...
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People walk outside the court, in Istanbul, Turkey, Monday, July 17, 2017. Ten Turkish human rights activists who were detained by police while attending a training workshop appeared before court officials in Istanbul on Monday to face possible charges or be released from custody.(AP Photo/Lefteris Pitarakis)
July 18, 2017 - 12:51 am
ISTANBUL (AP) — A court in Istanbul ordered six human rights activists — including Amnesty International's Turkey director — formally arrested Tuesday pending a trial over accusations that they aided an armed terror group, adding to concerns over human rights in the country. Four others activists...
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FILE - In this Tuesday, Nov. 24, 2015 file photo, Italian journalists Gianluigi Nuzzi and Emiliano Fittipaldi talk to reporters outside the Vatican City from the Perugino gate. Other than St. Peter's Basilica, there's hardly better real estate in this tiny city state than the sprawling penthouse apartment in the Vatican gardens, where the rooftop terrace has in-your-face views of the dome itself and overlooks the Vatican hotel that Pope Francis calls home. (AP Photo/Gregorio Borgia, File)
July 17, 2017 - 1:04 pm
VATICAN CITY (AP) — Other than St. Peter's Basilica, there is hardly better real estate in Vatican City than the sprawling penthouse apartment in the Vatican gardens, where the rooftop terrace has in-your-face views of the dome itself and overlooks the hotel that Pope Francis calls home. The 300-...
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Cynthia, right, 53, and Charles Lewellen, 53, speak during an interview in Amman, Jordan on Monday, July 10, 2017 after attending the trial of a Jordanian soldier charged with murder in the killing of their son, Matthew, and two other U.S. Army Green Berets outside a Jordanian air base last year. The Kirksville, Missouri couple and other bereaved relatives submitted statements to a Jordanian military court describing the pain of the loss they suffered. (AP Photo/Sam McNeil)
July 16, 2017 - 10:44 am
AMMAN, Jordan (AP) — A military court is set rule Monday in the murder trial of a Jordanian soldier accused of gunning down three U.S. military trainers in a shooting spree at a Jordanian air base. The high-profile case had caused some friction between military allies Jordan and the United States...
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July 13, 2017 - 3:37 pm
NORRISTOWN, Pa. (AP) — Officials say Bill Cosby's trial last month in suburban Philadelphia cost the local government $219,000, with more than half going toward overtime for deputies, detectives, security guards and court personnel. Montgomery County released a breakdown Thursday that says it...
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