Stories tagged: trial
UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 23, 2019, 9:53 p.m.
A jury convicted a man of vehicular homicide and possession of methamphetamine stemming from a 2016 crash that killed a bicyclist in downtown Spokane.
Tue., Dec. 25, 2018, 8:47 p.m.
Reporters, foreign diplomats and supporters were prevented from approaching the municipal court in Tianjin city where lawyer Wang Quanzhang was to be tried.
UPDATED: Sat., Dec. 8, 2018, 1:21 p.m.
Geiger Boulevard will get turning lane, new pavement, pedestrian and bike trail in preparation for Amazon
The federal government awarded Spokane County $14.3 million Thursday for a project to improve Geiger Boulevard in front of the Amazon fulfillment center being built just west of the city.
UPDATED: Sun., Dec. 2, 2018, 7:56 p.m.
The U.S. trial of Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman has offered a screenplay-worthy picture of the lawlessness and excesses during his rise to power as Mexico’s most infamous drug lord.
Wed., Nov. 14, 2018, 8:45 a.m.
Daniel Alldrin, 28, of Orofino, is charged with allegedly hitting his 29-day-old daughter, causing multiple bruises and internal injuries that resulted in her death. The trial is being held in …
Mon., Oct. 29, 2018, 7:36 p.m.
For more than an hour Monday afternoon, 28-year-old Colby Vodder took the stand in his own defense, stamping a close to a week-long murder trial nearly three years in the …
UPDATED: Tue., Oct. 23, 2018, 10:07 p.m.
The trial of Colby D. Vodder began Tuesday, with his attorney telling a jury his client is the victim of a conspiracy that saw him wrongfully charged in the kidnapping …
Tue., Oct. 23, 2018
Kidnapping and murder. As far as criminal charges are concerned, the allegations against Colby D. Vodder in the disappearance of Bret Snow are as serious as they come.
UPDATED: Sun., Sept. 16, 2018, 10:13 p.m.
Despite the hundreds of thousands of people outside of this Franklin County city who think that a local biology teacher who allegedly fed a live puppy to a snapping turtle …
Mon., Sept. 10, 2018, 10:45 a.m.
Trial proceedings have begun in the lawsuit brought against Volkswagen by investors alleging the company did not give them timely notice of its scandal over cars rigged to cheat on …
Mon., Sept. 3, 2018, 12:15 p.m.
Galilee Memorial Gardens, the Tennessee cemetery where caskets were crushed and stacked, remains were mishandled and bodies were lost, remains closed.
Tue., Aug. 28, 2018, 10:45 a.m.
The man accused of killing a 3-year-old girl and stabbing eight more people – five of them children, all of them refugees – in June at a Boise apartment complex …
UPDATED: Wed., Aug. 15, 2018, 6:16 p.m.
Paul Manafort lied to keep himself flush with cash and to maintain his luxurious lifestyle when his income dropped off, prosecutors told jurors Wednesday in closing arguments in the former …
UPDATED: Wed., Aug. 15, 2018, 7:44 p.m.
The final wrongful death lawsuit from the Oso mudslide can go to trial later this year, a judge has ruled.
Tue., Aug. 14, 2018, 11 a.m.
Paul Manafort’s defense rested its case Tuesday without calling any witnesses in the former Trump campaign chairman’s tax evasion and fraud trial. Manafort himself chose not to testify.
Mon., Aug. 13, 2018, 1 p.m.
A bank executive said he found several red flags with Paul Manafort’s finances while the former Trump campaign chairman was being considered for $16.5 million in bank loans.
UPDATED: Thu., Aug. 9, 2018, 10:12 p.m.
After three days of dramatic and sometimes salacious testimony in the trial of Paul Manafort, prosecutors returned to the nuts and bolts of their case against the former Trump campaign …
Wed., Aug. 8, 2018, 8:45 a.m.
The star witness in Paul Manafort’s financial fraud trial says the former Trump campaign chairman told him to be truthful about offshore shell companies and bank accounts during a 2014 …
UPDATED: Tue., Aug. 7, 2018, 12:56 p.m.
Paul Manafort’s longtime deputy told jurors Tuesday how he spent years disguising millions of dollars in foreign income as loans to lower the former Trump campaign chairman’s tax bill.
UPDATED: Fri., Aug. 3, 2018, 10:04 p.m.
A jury acquitted former Spokane advertising executive Dennis Magner of killing three people in a Lake Coeur d’Alene boat crash two years ago.
UPDATED: Wed., Aug. 1, 2018, 4:06 p.m.
The judge in Paul Manafort’s trial told prosecutors Wednesday not to use the word “oligarch” to describe wealthy Ukrainians who paid millions to the former Trump campaign chairman.
UPDATED: Tue., July 31, 2018, 7:56 p.m.
Paul Manafort orchestrated a multimillion-dollar conspiracy to evade U.S. tax and banking laws, leaving behind a trail of lies as he lived a lavish lifestyle, prosecutors said Tuesday as they …
Wed., July 25, 2018, 2:01 p.m.
A Los Angeles judge ordered a man accused of stealing Frances McDormand’s best actress Oscar statuette to stand trial on a felony grand theft charge.
UPDATED: Thu., July 19, 2018, 10:45 p.m.
Attorneys began opening statements in the trial of former Spokane advertising executive Dennis Magner, who pleaded not guilty to involuntary manslaughter and criminal conspiracy after he and several others were …
UPDATED: Thu., July 12, 2018, 4:49 p.m.
A federal judge ruled Thursday that a Washington state man accused of mailing explosive devices to government agencies in the Washington, D.C., area is not competent to help with his …
UPDATED: Tue., June 19, 2018, 10:55 p.m.
After being freed from three years of living as the accused killer of a boy she rescued from a life of foster homes, Cynthia L. Khaleel sat at the court …
UPDATED: Mon., June 18, 2018, 10:29 p.m.
Cynthia L. Khaleel was either a “supermom” who lost her temper and did something to fracture the skull of her adoptive nephew; or she was wrongfully charged with murder for …
UPDATED: Mon., May 7, 2018, 3:32 p.m.
Eleven more members of a Penn State fraternity are headed to trial over the death of a pledge after a judge ruled Monday prosecutors put on enough evidence to support …
Sun., May 6, 2018, 4:17 p.m.
An interracial couple was walking near a Phoenix park when authorities say a shirtless neo-Nazi began angrily yelling a racial slur and harassing the black man in the couple over …
Thu., May 3, 2018, 10:50 a.m.
Bill Cosby’s wife called Thursday for a criminal investigation into the suburban Philadelphia prosecutor behind his sexual assault conviction, saying the case that could put the 80-year-old comedian in prison …