Stories tagged: court
Tue., July 30, 2019, 8:14 p.m.
A judge has dismissed the last of three federal lawsuits targeting Roger Goodell and other NFL officials over officiating at January’s NFC title game between the Los Angeles Rams and …
UPDATED: Fri., July 26, 2019, 10:02 p.m.
Judge declines to provide outside counsel to suspect who has waited 30 months in jail as his attorneys keep quitting
A Spokane County Jail inmate who has waited 30 months without a trial was stalled this week in his request for a new attorney.
UPDATED: Thu., July 4, 2019, 3:26 p.m.
Cheney man who allegedly killed wife with ice cream moves to Oklahoma, pleads not guilty to new murder charge
A man suspected of killing his wife last year at their Cheney home with poisoned ice cream pleaded not guilty to a new murder charge in Spokane County Superior Court …
Sat., June 29, 2019, 5 a.m.
Angel M. Garton appeared in Spokane County Superior Court on Friday, and her bond was set at $1,000. She faces two counts of second-degree arson.
Fri., June 28, 2019, 9 p.m.
The victim of Thursday night’s stabbing in north Spokane said he was confronting his neighbor over stolen marijuana when he was attacked, according to court records.
UPDATED: Wed., July 3, 2019, 11:44 a.m.
A man accused of killing his wife by lacing her ice cream with a lethal dose of his pain medication in October will appear in court next week after prosecutors …
UPDATED: Tue., June 18, 2019, 4:46 p.m.
The governing body of track argued in court that Caster Semenya is “biologically male” and that is the reason she should reduce her natural testosterone to be allowed to compete …
Mon., June 10, 2019, 7:49 a.m.
The family of an Idaho woman who died after her hair got caught in machinery at a seed plant has taken a lawsuit back to the state Supreme Court after …
UPDATED: Tue., April 16, 2019, 8:32 p.m.
A man who allegedly stabbed himself after a SWAT standoff in a downtown motel on Monday appeared in Spokane County Superior Court on Tuesday.
UPDATED: Thu., April 4, 2019, 9:30 p.m.
The suspect in Wednesday night’s car chase
UPDATED: Wed., April 3, 2019, 9:07 p.m.
Prosecutors say a Spokane drug and alcohol counselor was distributing and possessing meth and heroin in December and January.
UPDATED: Thu., March 21, 2019, 9:19 p.m.
Men perform citizens’ arrest, punch man in courthouse after he allegedly grabbed, threatened 71-year old woman
Spokane police arrested a man who allegedly assaulted a 71-year-old woman in the Spokane County Courthouse on Wednesday.
UPDATED: Thu., March 14, 2019, 4:51 p.m.
The Connecticut Supreme Court has ruled that gun-maker Remington can be sued over how it marketed the Bushmaster rifle used to kill 20 children and six educators at Sandy Hook …
UPDATED: Wed., March 6, 2019, 11:05 p.m.
Gloria Redmann will spend six and a half years in prison for killing her boyfriend and leaving his body wrapped in a tarp outside their Deer Park home in late …
Fri., March 1, 2019, 5 a.m.
A popular Spokane pediatrician who sold his medical practice last year is facing charges of felony stalking and possession of marijuana in Idaho.
Thu., Feb. 28, 2019, 9:25 a.m.
A Moscow court on Thursday rejected an appeal by a prominent U.S. foreign investment manager and ordered him to remain in jail for at least the next month-and-a-half in connection …
UPDATED: Thu., Feb. 21, 2019, 4:14 p.m.
Victim of alleged assault in fight between Spokane neighbors over snow broke 2 ribs, bone in face, court records say
A man accused of attacking his neighbor over blowing snow into each others’ properties appeared Wednesday in Spokane County Superior Court where his bond was set at $2,000.
UPDATED: Sat., Jan. 19, 2019, 7:10 p.m.
Congo’s election crisis deepened early Sunday when the Constitutional Court confirmed the win of Felix Tshisekedi, rejecting claims of fraud, and runner-up Martin Fayulu promptly declared himself the country’s “only …
Fri., Jan. 18, 2019, 8:40 p.m.
A woman on was sentenced Friday to three years in prison for hitting and killing two people with her car in 2017.
UPDATED: Mon., Jan. 7, 2019, 9:38 a.m.
Lawyers for Kevin Spacey entered a not guilty plea on his behalf in Massachusetts court Monday on charges he groped an 18-year-old busboy in 2016.
UPDATED: Thu., Dec. 20, 2018, 9:28 p.m.
Hayden man cleared of hate crime, found guilty of battery in altercation with Spokane church group last summer
Richard A. Sovenski Jr. faces a potential sentence of up to six months in county jail for the attack, which was caught on video. However, jurors did not believe his …
UPDATED: Thu., Nov. 15, 2018, 5:04 p.m.
Florida’s acrimonious battle for the U.S. Senate headed Thursday to a legally required hand recount after an initial review by ballot-counting machines showed Republican Gov. Rick Scott and Democratic Sen. …
Tue., Oct. 30, 2018, 11:16 a.m.
The second of three teenagers allegedly involved in a robbery and kidnapping, tied to the abduction of a 4-year-old girl, appeared Tuesday morning in Clark County Superior Court.
UPDATED: Wed., Sept. 19, 2018, 7:05 p.m.
A gunman opened fire outside a crowded Pennsylvania courtroom Wednesday afternoon, shooting at police and others before an officer fired multiple shots at him, killing him.
UPDATED: Thu., Sept. 6, 2018, 10:36 p.m.
The White Houseon Thursday moved to abandon a longstanding court settlement that limits how long immigrant children can be kept locked up, proposing new regulations that would allow the government …
Thu., Aug. 30, 2018, 3:29 p.m.
Concern for critically endangered southern resident killer whales has sunk the approval of Canada’s controversial Trans Mountain pipeline expansion.
Thu., Aug. 30, 2018, 9 a.m.
Canada’s Federal Court of Appeal on Thursday quashed the approval of the contentious Trans Mountain pipeline expansion that would nearly triple the flow of oil from the Alberta oil sands …
Tue., Aug. 14, 2018, 1:04 p.m.
A U.S. appeals court says a former federal immigration lawyer who forged a document in an effort to get a man deported can be sued for damages.
UPDATED: Thu., Aug. 9, 2018, 12:37 p.m.
A federal appeals court ruled Thursday that the Trump administration endangered public health by keeping the widely used pesticide chlorpyrifos on the market despite extensive scientific evidence that even tiny …
Thu., June 7, 2018, 4:03 p.m.
An Arizona appeals court on Thursday upheld a Phoenix anti-discrimination law that makes it illegal for businesses to refuse service to same-sex couples because of religion.