A new trial date has been set for a 15-year-old boy accused of killing a Maricopa County jail officer who authorities say was randomly targeted when he was shot in his driveway.
A man has been ordered to stand trial in the slaying of a 92-year-old woman at an Ogden retirement home in 1993.
Opening statements have begun in the legal challenge against a decades-old New Mexico law that prohibits assisted suicide.
A key prosecution witness is expected to be called to the stand Monday as the trial of an escaped Arizona inmate accused in the grisly slayings of a husband and wife enters its fourth week.
The 10-year-old New Mexico boy lived in an abusive, filthy home and had tried desperately to get help to stop the beatings he and his younger siblings had for years faced at the hands of their abusive father, his attorney says.
The director of Michael Jackson’s ill-fated comeback concerts told a jury on Wednesday that he was frightened when Jackson was shivering and seemed lost at one of his final rehearsals for the “This Is It” shows.
Authorities say a 24-year-old Las Vegas man faces felony murder and child abuse charges in the death of 16-month-old girl he admitted shaking when she wouldn’t stop crying.
An attorney for Jodi Arias on Thursday told the jury deciding the former waitress’s fate to consider factors including her age, troubled upbringing and talent as an artist, and show her mercy for killing her boyfriend five years ago.
O.J. Simpson will return next week to the Las Vegas courthouse where he was convicted of leading an armed sports memorabilia heist to ask a judge for a new trial on the grounds that his lawyer botched his case.
A murder case against a notorious Rockefeller impostor was turned over to a Los Angeles jury on Tuesday after the prosecutor implored the panel to find the defendant guilty of the cold-case crime.