Men accused of helping plot Carlos Ghosn escape denied bail

US judge said on Friday two Massachusetts men pose too great of a risk of flight to be released on bail given “spectacular” allegations that they helped orchestrate former Nissan Motor Chairman Carlos Ghosn’s escape from Japan. Magistrate Judge Donald Cabell said US Army Special Forces veteran Michael Taylor and his son, Peter Taylor, had […]

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Judge rejects Dakota Access pipeline request to stop closure

A federal judge has rejected a request from the operator of the Dakota Access Pipeline to halt an order to shut down the oil pipeline during a lengthy environmental review By The Associated Press July 10, 2020, 1:56 PM 3 min read Share to FacebookShare to TwitterEmail this article BISMARCK, N.D. — A federal judge […]

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Judge blocks removal of more Confederate statues in Richmond

A judge has issued a 60-day injunction preventing the city of Richmond from removing any more Confederate monuments from its land By The Associated Press July 9, 2020, 10:47 PM 4 min read Share to FacebookShare to TwitterEmail this article RICHMOND, Va. — A judge issued an injunction Thursday barring the city of Richmond from […]

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Judge refuses to dismiss Flynn case, petitions full appellate court for review

Washington, D.C. federal District Judge Emmett Sullivan is refusing to dismiss the criminal case against former national security advisor Michael Flynn, and is now arguing that the D.C. Circuit Court of Appeals erred when it ordered him to do so last month in a 2-1 ruling. Sullivan, through his attorney Beth Wilkinson, filed a petition on Thursday for […]

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Judge dismisses GM’s bribery lawsuit against Fiat Chrysler

A federal judge in Detroit has tossed out General Motors’ lawsuit alleging that rival Fiat Chrysler paid off union leaders to get better contract terms than GM By TOM KRISHER AP Auto Writer July 8, 2020, 9:08 PM 4 min read Share to FacebookShare to TwitterEmail this article DETROIT — A federal judge in Detroit […]

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Judge rejects Dakota Access request for emergency order

A federal judge rejected a request for an emergency order to delay the process of shutting down the Dakota Access pipeline while attorneys appeal a ruling to shutter the pipeline during the course of an environmental review By The Associated Press July 7, 2020, 4:55 PM 2 min read Share to FacebookShare to TwitterEmail this […]

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Judge blocks auction of so-called Hawaiian princess’ things

A judge is blocking an auction of items belonging to a Native Hawaiian heiress some consider a princess By JENNIFER SINCO KELLEHER Associated Press July 7, 2020, 2:02 AM 3 min read Share to FacebookShare to TwitterEmail this article HONOLULU — An auction of a 94-year-old Native Hawaiian heiress’ belongings can’t go forward until a […]

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$1.2 million bail for driver that hit 2 Seattle protesters

A judge on Monday set a $1.2 million bail for the man accused of driving a Jaguar on to a closed Seattle freeway and hitting two protesters, killing one and seriously injuring the other. Dawit Kelete, who is black, drove the car around vehicles that were parked on Interstate 5 to protect a group of […]

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Prosecutors seek Friday court appearance for Epstein friend

Prosecutors on Sunday asked a judge to schedule a Friday court appearance in New York for Jeffrey Epstein’s longtime associate to face charges she helped him recruit women to sexually abuse. British socialite Ghislaine Maxwell, 58, was arrested Thursday at a $1 million estate on 156 acres that she purchased last December in Bradford, New […]

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Prosecutors seek Friday court appearance for Epstein pal

Prosecutors have told a judge they’d like to schedule a Friday court appearance for Jeffrey Epstein’s associate on charges she helped him recruit women to sexually abuse By The Associated Press July 6, 2020, 2:01 AM 1 min read New York — Prosecutors on Sunday asked a judge to schedule a Friday court appearance in […]

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Yankees’ Masahiro Tanaka alert after being hit in head by line drive

With Masahiro Tanaka crumpled motionless on the mound, Aaron Judge repeatedly waved behind home plate and scolded a video journalist for taking images. This wasn’t a scene anyone wanted to see at Yankee Stadium. Tanaka was alert and sent to a hospital after being hit in the head by a line drive off the bat […]

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Judge upholds Hawaii’s pandemic quarantine on arriving travelers

By JENNIFER SINCO KELLEHER HONOLULU — A U.S. judge will not stop Hawaii from enforcing a quarantine on arriving travelers, saying in a ruling that the emergency mandate is reasonable during the public health crisis caused by the coronavirus pandemic. A group of Hawaii, California and Nevada residents tried to stop the quarantine by filing […]

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Britain withholds gold from Maduro, says it does not recognize him as Venezuela’s president

A British judge refused to hand over nearly $1 billion in gold to Venezuela’s Nicolas Maduro Thursday, citing that the United Kingdom does not recognize him as the legitimate president of the country. The socialist leader has demanded access to the funds currently sitting in a British bank to aid with the crippling effects of the […]

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U.K. Judge Denies Nicolás Maduro Access to Venezuelan Gold at Bank of England

LONDON — A British judge ruled on Thursday that President Nicolás Maduro of Venezuela cannot access over $1 billion in gold in a Bank of England vault, on the basis that Britain does not recognize him as the leader of a country battered by economic sanctions and the coronavirus. Like many Western countries, including the […]

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“Beavis and Butt-Head” Returning to TV | E! News

Mike Judge is bringing the iconic ’90s show back to TV with Comedy Central to tackle Gen Z issues and more. Get the details! Full Story: https://www.eonline.com/news/1166813/beavis-and-butt-head-returning-to-tv-with-mike-judge-reimagining-the-series-for-comedy-central #MikeJudge #ENews #CelebrityNews Subscribe: http://bit.ly/enewssub About E! News: The E! News team brings you the latest breaking entertainment, fashion and Pop Culture news. Featuring exclusive segments, celebrity highlights, […]

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Federal Judge Strikes Down Trump Administration Asylum Rule

WASHINGTON — A federal judge appointed by President Trump has ruled that the Trump administration must end a policy that effectively bars most Central American migrants fleeing poverty and persecution from obtaining asylum in the United States. The asylum rule in question prevents migrants from gaining protection in the United States if they fail to […]

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Trump-appointed federal judge upholds legal challenge to administration asylum rule

A federal judge on Tuesday upheld a legal challenge to the Trump administration’s rule requiring asylum seekers to request asylum in another country before coming to the United States. Washington, D.C., District Court Judge Timothy J. Kelly,  who was appointed by Trump in 2017, ruled that the administration’s’ “Third-Country Asylum Rule” violated the Immigration and […]

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Ex-Atlanta officer who killed Rayshard Brooks granted bond

A judge on Tuesday ruled that the former Atlanta police officer who fatally shot Rayshard Brooks can be free on bond while his case is pending. Fulton County Superior Court Judge Jane Barwick set a bond of $500,000 for Garrett Rolfe, who faces charges including felony murder in the killing of Brooks, a 27-year-old Black […]

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New York Judge Blocks Publication of Trump Tell-All Until a July Hearing

A judge in Dutchess County, N.Y., on Tuesday temporarily blocked publication of a tell-all book by President Trump’s niece Mary L. Trump that is currently scheduled for release July 28. Judge Hal Greenwald of the New York State Supreme Court issued the temporary restraining order until a hearing on July 10 to decide whether Ms. […]

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NY judge temporarily blocks Mary Trump’s book publication

A New York state judge has temporarily blocked the publication of President Trump’s niece Mary’s new tell-all book, pending the outcome of a hearing set to take place next month. After a judge in Queens County dismissed a previous lawsuit for being filed in the wrong forum, the president’s brother Robert Trump filed a new […]

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Judge warns of possible move of trial in George Floyd death

A Minnesota judge is warning that he’s likely to move the trials of four police officers charged in George Floyd’s death out of Minneapolis if public officials and attorneys continue speaking out about the case By STEVE KARNOWSKI Associated Press June 29, 2020, 6:56 PM 4 min read 4 min read Share to FacebookShare to […]

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Tamra Judge Claps Back At ‘Hater’ Who Claims Her Support Of The LGBTQ Community Is ‘Disingenuous’

‘RHOC’ star Tamra Judge has responded to a ‘hater’ after she posted about her support for the LGBTQ+ community on Instagram. The Real Housewives of Orange County alum Tamra Judge, 52, is showing her support for the LGBTQ+ community — but not everyone believes she’s being genuine. The reality star took to Instagram on June 27 to […]

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Judge Orders Roger Stone to Report to Prison Next Month

WASHINGTON — A federal judge on Friday denied a request by President Trump’s friend Roger J. Stone Jr. for a two-month delay before he begins serving his prison term, despite the fact that his motion was unopposed by the Justice Department. Judge Amy Berman Jackson of the United States District Court for the District of […]

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Judge: US must free migrant children from family detention

A federal judge on Friday ordered the release of children held with their parents in U.S. immigration jails and denounced the Trump administration’s prolonged detention of families during the coronavirus pandemic. U.S. District Judge Dolly Gee’s order applies to children held for more than 20 days at three family detention centers in Texas and Pennsylvania […]

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Judge rejects cameras for ex-cops’ hearings in Floyd death

A Minnesota judge on Friday rejected allowing cameras in the court for pretrial proceedings of four former Minneapolis police officers charged in the death of George Floyd. News media organizations as well as defense attorneys had requested the audio and visual recordings. But Hennepin County District Judge Peter Cahill rejected the request, noting the prosecution […]

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