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James D. Foutch v. State of Indiana

On May 24, 2013, at approximately 2:00 a.m., Officer Derek McHatton
(Officer McHatton) of the Edgewood Police Department was driving
westbound on State Road 32 in Madison County, Indiana. When his radar
indicated that an oncoming vehicle was traveling ninety-six miles per hour, he
conducted a traffic stop. The driver of the speeding vehicle was Foutch, a
fellow Edgewood ... More...
   $0 (05-06-2016 - IN)

State of Florida v. Donna Horwitz

Donna Horwitz was charged with first-degree murder with a firearm for the
2011 death of her ex-husband, Lanny Horwitz, in Jupiter, Florida. The Fourth
District set forth the facts: On the morning of September 30, 2011, Lanny was shot multiple times in the master bathroom of his home and was pronounced dead at the scene. [Horwitz] and Lanny had been divorced twice, but they were living... More...
   $0 (05-05-2016 - FL)

United States of America v. Rose Marie Jackson

Shreveport, LA - Shreveport woman pleads guilty to stealing more than $200,000 in Social Security benefits

A Shreveport woman pleaded guilty to stealing more than $200,000 in Social Security benefits.

Rose Marie Jackson, 78, of Shreveport, pleaded guilty before U.S. District Judge Elizabeth E. Foote to one count of theft of government property. According to the guilty plea, Jack... More...
   $0 (05-05-2016 - LA)


Defendant Michael Leroy Wilkie appeals his conviction of first degree murder
of his wife. On appeal, defendant primarily argues that the trial court erred in
denying his motion to dismiss the charge of first degree murder because there was no
evidence demonstrating his wife’s death resulted from any act of criminal agency, and
the only evidence of her cause of death was his ex... More...
   $0 (05-05-2016 - NC)


On 2 December 2013, defendant was indicted for possession of a firearm by a
felon in violation of N.C. Gen. Stat. § 14-415.1.
Defendant’s trial commenced at the 11 November 2014 criminal session of
Mecklenburg County Superior Court, the Honorable Richard Doughton, presiding.
Defendant was convicted of the felony of assault with a deadly weapon
inflicting serious injury in ... More...
   $0 (05-05-2016 - NC)


On 21 July 2014, defendant was indicted for possession of a firearm by a felon
in violation of N.C. Gen. Stat. § 14-415.1. On 27 October 2014, defendant was indicted
for first degree burglary in violation of N.C. Gen. Stat. § 14-51. On 7 April 2014,
defendant was indicted for robbery with a dangerous weapon in violation of N.C. Gen.
Stat. § 14-87, assault on a female in viola... More...
   $0 (05-05-2016 - NC)


On 19 June 2006, a Mecklenburg County Grand Jury indicted defendant on
one count of murder and one count of robbery with a dangerous weapon. The
indictments were the result of events that occurred on 12 May 2006 when defendant
was sixteen years old.
At the conclusion of defendant’s trial on 10 June 2010, a jury returned verdicts
finding defendant guilty of first-degree mu... More...
   $0 (05-05-2016 - NC)

United States of America v. Joshua Michael Sizemore

Knoxville, TN - Fatal Car Crash In Great Smoky Mountains National Park Nets Driver 36 Months In Federal Prison For Involuntary Manslaughter

Joshua Michael Sizemore, 26, of Morristown, Tenn., was sentenced to serve 36 months in federal prison for involuntary manslaughter for killing Ashley Marie Trent. Upon his release from prison, he will be supervised by the U.S. Probation Office for th... More...
   $0 (05-04-2016 - TN)

State of Oklahoma v. Osiel Bottlo Pizana

Tulsa, OK - Tulsan Gets 30-Years For Abusing 10-Year-Old

The State of Oklahoma charged Osiel Bottlo Pizana, age 34, with sexual abuse of a child under the age of 12 in violation of 21 O.S. 843.5F

The child told an interviewer that she had been repeatedly raped by the Defendant.

Title 21 O.S. 843.5 provides:

A. Any parent or other person who shall... More...
   $0 (05-04-2016 - OK)


J.K., a male child, lived with his mother, Ashley, in an apartment complex in
Greensboro, North Carolina. Ashley met Defendant while she was working as a
dancer at a nightclub. The two began dating, and Defendant moved in with Ashley
and J.K. approximately two months later. Defendant lived with J.K. and Ashley from
when J.K. was three years old until he was seven years old. ... More...
   $0 (05-04-2016 - )

State of Tennessee v. Kevin Patton Benfield

This appeal stems from an altercation that occurred on February 21, 2014, between the Defendant, his friend, Kerry Brittain, and the victim, Terry Crider, who was Brittain‟s1 neighbor at the time. The victim became upset after he was bitten by Brittain‟s dog, which was described at trial as an “eighty-pound pit bull.” The victim confronted Brittain about the dog, at which point the D... More...   $0 (05-04-2016 - TN)

Ameale Hudson v. State of Tennessee

Before trial, the Petitioner filed a motion to bar all parties from referring to the Petitioner by his nickname, ―Pistol,‖ and a motion to prohibit the display of photographs to the jury of the victim either before or after his death.1 Following a hearing, the trial court denied both motions. Regarding the issue of the Petitioner‘s nickname, the trial court found that witnesses shoul... More...   $0 (05-04-2016 - TN)

Scott Schuck v. State of Indiana

On July 31, 2014, the State charged Schuck with the murder of his former
girlfriend, Rebecca Cassidy. Schuck had a previous relationship with the law
firm of Baldwin, Adams & Kamish (the Firm), and he told the trial court that
since he had retained the Firm, he would not need a public defender.
[3] On October 14, 2014, Schuck and the Firm petitioned for attorney fees and
... More...
   $0 (05-04-2016 - IN)

State of Missouri vs. Derek T. Hubbard

On November 11, 2011, 17-year-old Allen Richardson ("Allen")3 was at home
with his father and mother, Carlos Richardson ("Mr. Richardson") and Mary Richardson
("Mrs. Richardson"). Stephanie Brown ("Brown"), Mr. Richardson's cousin, and her
friend Jackie Kincy ("Kincy") came to the Richardsons' home that evening, and the adults
were drinking, dancing, and listening to music. A... More...
   $0 (05-04-2016 - MO)

State of Missouri vs. James Earl Lee

On May 2, 2014, Lee was traveling on I-70 when he was stopped by Missouri
State Highway Patrol Trooper Duvall for driving without a front license plate. When
Trooper Duvall approached Lee's vehicle, he observed the license plate on the dashboard
of the vehicle instead of properly affixed to the front of the vehicle. Trooper Duvall also
smelled a "very strong" order of raw mar... More...
   $0 (05-04-2016 - MO)

State of Missouri v. Farrell Wayne Cross

Appellant does not contest the sufficiency of the evidence to support his
conviction. The evidence, viewed in the light most favorable to the verdict, is as follows.
Appellant and Victim were married in the early 1980s and had one daughter. In
the mid-1980s, Appellant and Victim divorced. Victim was awarded custody of their
daughter, and Appellant was ordered to pay chil... More...
   $0 (05-04-2016 - MO)

Walter Barton vs. State of Missouri

On the evening of October 9, 1991, Gladys Kuehler, the manager of an Ozark,
Missouri, trailer park, was found lying in a pool of blood on the floor of her trailer. The
cause of death was exsanguination as a result of more than 50 stab wounds, an ear-to-ear
slitting of her throat that cut the jugular vein, and two X-shaped slash marks on her
abdomen deep enough to cause eviscer... More...
   $0 (05-04-2016 - MO)

State of Oklahoma v. Jacob Wiley Pepper

Tulsa, OK - Collinsville Oklahoma Man Sentenced to 28-Years For Fatal Shooing During Drug Deal

The State of Oklahoma charged Jacob Wiley Pepper, age 19, with two counts of first-degree felony murder and one county of second-degree murder in violation of 21 O.S. 701.7 and 701.8 respectively for his involvement with Antonio Dominique Pruitt and Michael Allen Hatcher, Jr. in the shooing deat... More...
   $0 (05-04-2016 - OK)

Families and Estates of Alice Stanley and Paula Hahn v. Loyd Earl Rieve, Cardinal Coach Line, Inc. d/b/a Cardinal Bus Company and Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma

Dallas, TX - Jury Awards $10.9 Million To Casino Bus Accident Victims

The families and estates of Alice Stanley, age 83, and Paula Hahn, age 69, sued Loyd Rieve, Cardinal Coach Line, Inc. d/b/a Cardinal Bus Company and the Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma on wrongful death negligence and respondeat superior theories claiming that Stanley and Hahn died in a bus accident on the George Bush Turnpi... More...
   $10900000 (05-03-2016 - TX)

State of Oklahoma v. Christian Jonathan Loiler

Tulsa, OK - Drunk Driver Gets 40 Years In Prison For Causing Multi-Death Car Wreck

The State of Oklahoma charged Christian Jonathan Loiler, age 22, with four counts of first-degree manslaughter in violation of 21 O.S. 711 and one county of improper driving on a divided highway in violation of 47 O.S. 11-311.

The State claimed that Loiler caused an auto accident that result in the... More...
   $0 (05-03-2016 - OK)

State of Oklahoma v. Angela Michele Russell

Pryor, OK - Woman Gets 25 Year Suspended Sentence For Death

The State of Oklahoma charged Angela Richele Russell, age 34, with second-degree murder as a result of the death of her 2-year-old daughter who was killed in an ATV accident in September 2014. The State claimed that Russell was intoxicated at the time of the accident which occurred on Mayes County Road 430. Her daughter, Ava Ju... More...
   $0 (05-03-2016 - OK)

Gloria Ristesund v. Johnson and Johnson Company

St. Louis, MO - Johnson & Johnson Loses Another Baby Powder Case

Gloria Ristesund, age 61, sued Johnson and Johnson on a products liability theory claiming that the Baby Powder and Shower to Shower products that she purchased and used for years was defective and unreasonably dangerous and caused her to develop ovarian cancer.

Ms. Ristesund, 62, was diagnosed with ovarian cancer i... More...
   $55000000 (05-03-2016 - MO)

Raphel Donte Parker v. The State of Texas

Over the course of 21 minutes in the early hours of September 20, 2013, three men robbed four people at gunpoint at three apartment complexes. The men were appellant, Branden Banks, and Caleb Mouton.
Appellant drove the getaway car for each robbery. Banks sat in the front passenger seat. Mouton was in the back seat. The record is unclear whether appellant got out of the car during any of the... More...
   $0 (05-03-2016 - TX)

Juan Jose Quintero v. The State of Texas

On June 4, 2013, John Hermesch met complainant Ronald Stelly at the Astro Inn in Houston. Hermesch and his friend, Lamar Davis, were staying the night at the motel and using drugs, including crack cocaine. The pair ran into Stelly, who was introduced to them as “Black.” Stelly and Hermesch used cocaine together and wanted to obtain more. Stelly and Hermesch then encountered appellant outside o... More...   $0 (05-03-2016 - TX)

Larry Dwayne Brinkley v. The State of Texas

The undisputed evidence in this case demonstrates that appellant was driving
his fifteen-year old daughter, Ashlee, to his ex-wife’s house around 9:30 p.m. on
January 31, 2014, when appellant approached a slower moving vehicle from behind
driven by Leslie Larrison. Although Larrison’s left turn signal was on, appellant
flashed his headlights and passed Larrison on the left. App... More...
   $0 (05-03-2016 - TX)

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