Stories tagged: dismissal
Mon., Feb. 19, 2018, 12:21 p.m.
Confederate statue toppling cases start with a dismissal
A judge dismissed the criminal case Monday against the first of eight protesters standing trial on charges of toppling a Confederate statue last summer in North Carolina.
Wed., Oct. 11, 2017, 9:13 a.m.
Judge to weigh Menendez dismissal bid when government rests
When the government rests its case against U.S. Sen. Bob Menendez, whether it moves forward or is dismissed without the defense having to call a witness will hinge on how …
UPDATED: Sun., Oct. 8, 2017, 9:46 p.m.
Federal court recommends dismissal of homeless claims
A federal court is recommending dismissal of a civil complaint filed on behalf of more than two dozen homeless residents of a northwestern Montana Indian reservation in 2013.
UPDATED: Thu., Aug. 10, 2017, 11:38 a.m.
640,000 NYC warrants for old summonses tossed in 1 day
NEW YORK – In a single morning, courts on Wednesday threw out more than 640,000 warrants for New Yorkers ticketed for minor offenses years ago. The move – requested by …
Wed., June 9, 2010, 8:01 p.m.
Jailer who failed to discover inmate death fights firing
A Spokane County Jail corrections deputy is challenging his dismissal in March for alleged failure to discover an inmate’s death and then lying about it.