Judge Orders Man's Mouth Taped Shut During His SentencingAn Ohio judge had enough of being repeatedly interrupted by a chatty defendant and had the man's mouth taped shut during a sentencing hearing.
Judge Who Gave Light Sentence In Brock Turner Case Removed By VotersVoters recalled a California judge over a sexual assault sentence that garnered national attention.
Pharma Bro Martin Shkreli Has Bail Revoked, Heads To JailA judge jailed former pharmaceuticals company CEO Martin Shkreli on Wednesday after finding that he violated his bail on a securities fraud conviction with a social media posting she agreed posed a threat to Hillary Clinton.
Maryland Judge Nixes Local Ban On Certain Lawn PesticidesMembers of a Maryland county council are blasting a judge's ruling invalidating a local ban on certain pesticides on private lawns.
Judge Rejects Group's Challenge To Maryland Poultry FarmA judge has blocked an environmental group's challenge to a large-scale poultry farm on Maryland's Eastern Shore.
No Bail Reduction In California Crash Recorded On InstagramA teenage driver accused of causing a crash that killed her younger sister while livestreaming on Instagram will remain in jail after a California judge on Friday refused to lower bail.
Judge Hears Challenge To DC-Area Sniper's Life SentenceAn attorney for a man convicted as a teenager of taking part in deadly sniper attacks that terrorized the Washington area argued before a Maryland judge Thursday that his young client's life sentence is unconstitutional and should be thrown out.
Md. Judge Set To Hear D.C. Sniper Malvo Challenge Life SentencesA Montgomery County judge will hear arguments of D.C. sniper, Lee Boyd Malvo Thursday, who claims the six life-without-parole terms he received in the County have been rendered illegal by U.S. Supreme Court decisions.
Md. Judge Who Had Romantic Relationship With Felon To RetireA Montgomery County judge who was at the center of a controversy last year over her romantic relationship with a convicted felon, has submitted her retirement from the bench.
Military Judge Weighs Restrictions On Gitmo Female GuardsA military judge is deciding whether to continue restricting the use of female guards at Guantanamo.
Wilkins Sworn In As U.S. Appeals Court JudgeA judge who was the plaintiff in a landmark Maryland racial-profiling case has been sworn in as a judge on the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit.
Grand Jury Indicts Felon Who Was Living With JudgeA Montgomery County grand jury has indicted a Maryland man with a long criminal history on charges of kidnapping and assaulting a female judge with whom he was living.
Ray Rice Accepted Into Pretrial Intervention Program; Assault Charges Could Be DismissedA New Jersey court confirms Ravens running back Ray Rice has been accepted into a Pretrial Intervention Program.
Judge Upholds D.C. Gun Registration RequirementsA federal judge has upheld registration requirements that are part of the gun laws in the nation's capital, including making people re-register every three years, take a safety class and photographing and fingerprinting gun owners.
Senators: Obama Nominates Georgetown Prof. As JudgeMaryland's senators say President Barack Obama has nominated a visiting professor at the Georgetown University Law Center to fill a vacancy on the Fourth Circuit of the U.S. Court of Appeals.