18029 ABA Journal articles on Criminal Justice.
President Donald Trump granted a rare posthumous pardon to the first black heavyweight boxing champion, Jack Johnson, in a case in which he was convicted of transporting a white woman…
May 24, 2018 12:39 PM CDT
Lawyers for Paul Manafort learned Wednesday that the government plans to call a partner at Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld to testify in the trial of President Donald Trump’s…
May 24, 2018 10:42 AM CDT
A former Chicago police officer who pleaded guilty last week to the sex trafficking of a minor was charged with a federal crime partly because the condoms he used were…
May 24, 2018 7:05 AM CDT
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Former Fisher & Phillips partner Claud “Tex” McIver was sentenced to life in prison on Wednesday for the fatal shooting of his wife from the back seat of the SUV…
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An Oregon judge has ordered a teen to pay $36.6 million in restitution for tossing fireworks in the Eagle Creek Canyon last September and sparking a wildfire that spread to…
May 22, 2018 11:55 AM CDT
Dovey Johnson Roundtree, a groundbreaking Washington, D.C., lawyer who persuaded the Interstate Commerce Commission to issue a ruling banning racial segregation on buses has died at 104.
Roundtree died Monday…
May 22, 2018 10:53 AM CDT
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The San Francisco district attorney’s office announced it will use an algorithm to help determine expungement eligibility for those with some marijuana convictions going back to the mid-1970s.
May 21, 2018 2:03 PM CDT
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Police communications can be monitored on scanners purchased from electronics stores and apps that broadcast police communications from across the country.
Some listeners are criminals or police enthusiasts who race…
May 18, 2018 1:15 PM CDT
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