Conviction thrown out over unfair trial and forced confession
The Islamic militant who became known as the infamous "American Taliban" member was released from a U.S. federal prison Thursday despite lawmakers' concerns about the "security and safety implications" of freeing an unrepentant terrorist who officials say continues to "openly call for extremist violence.
If convicted, Smalley could face up to 10-years in prison, and a quarter of a million dollar fine.
While behind bars, Richard Phillips turned to painting, even supporting himself with his art after he was released
Georgia Prison Guard Says She Was Banned From Wearing Hijab At Work Over Fears She Could Smuggle Contraband
'You can serve in the US military while wearing your religious clothing. You can patrol the streets of the city as a police officer. You can perform heart surgery. You can fly a plane,' says Edward Ahmed Mitchell
The former Democratic congressman had been sentenced to 21 months for sending sexually explicit texts to a 15-year-old girl.
A young Georgia couple high on meth were found guilty of murdering their infant, according to a report.
The push to punish pipeline protestors has spread across the U.S.
Amnesty International calls for all charges against Tom Ciotkowski to be dropped, branding them 'unjust' and 'emblematic' of harassment and intimidation faced by volunteers in northern France
The man, a former employee of the United States Postal Service, caused more than $40,000 in property damage to the Federal Reserve Bank, court documents say ...
Howard Gregg Diamond, a Texas doctor who wrote unnecessary prescriptions for powerful drugs that contributed to the overdose deaths of at least seven people, was sentenced to 20 years in prison.
In one instance, prosecutors say she promised a friend an all-expense-paid trip to Morocco, but stuck them with the $62,000 bill.
Child Molester Who Faked Suicide Near Golden Gate Bridge Found Living In Storage Container In Florida, Police Say
A California man who faked his suicide near the Golden Gate Bridge in San Francisco to avoid prison for child sexual assault and pornography charges was arrested in Florida this week, authorities said.
She pleaded no contest to felony child endangerment back in January. Judge Stephanie Garratt handed down a one-year jail sentence last Friday, but she's getting credit for time already spent behind bars.
A Woman Could Face Prison For Posters That Show A Famed Icon Of Jesus And The Virgin Mary With Rainbow Halos
Polish police say Elzbieta Podlesna put up posters of the revered Black Madonna that showed the Virgin Mary and Jesus with rainbows from the LGBT flag as the halos. Now she could face two years in prison for offending religious feelings.
President Donald Trump on Monday granted a pardon to a former first lieutenant in the US Army who was sentenced to prison in 2009 for killing an Iraqi detainee, according to the White House.
A Rhinelander woman was sentenced to two years in prison followed by six years of extended supervision for attempting to hire someone to kill her husband
Former YouTube singer Austin Jones, who had a large teenage following, was sentenced in Chicago federal court to 10 years in prison for coercing six girls to send him sexually explicit videos.
Guantanamo Bay Prison Commander's 'highly Suspicious' Firing Spurs Calls To Shutdown Notorious Torture Site
'Guantanamo is beneficial to no one but war profiteers and those who grow fat on government dime'
Michael Cohen Suggests Donald Trump Should Also Go To Prison: "I'm Not The One That Slept With The Porn Star"
"You are going to find me guilty of campaign finance, with McDougal or Stormy, and give me three years--really?" said Cohen. "And how come I'm the only one?"