conviction

(wrva.com)
WRVA News
March 03, 2020 - 1:26 pm
(RICHMOND, Va) -- The Richmond Police Department needs the public's help to solve a murder that happened January 2, 2019. Another suspect was recently convicted of murder in connection to that case. At approximately 1:45 p.m. on January 2, 2019, officers responded to the 4500 block of Norborne Road...
Read More
Roger Stone with accompanied by his wife Nydia Stone, second from left, arrives at federal court in Washington, Thursday, Feb. 20, 2020. (AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta)
(AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta)
AP News
February 20, 2020 - 10:26 am
By ASHRAF KHALIL, MARK SHERMAN and MICHAEL BALSAMO, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Roger Stone, a staunch ally of President Donald Trump, faces sentencing Thursday on his convictions for witness tampering and lying to Congress. The action in federal court comes amid Trump's unrelenting defense...
Read More
FILE - In this Nov. 6, 2019 file photo, Roger Stone arrives at Federal Court for the second day of jury selection for his federal trial, in Washington. (AP Photo/Cliff Owen)
(AP Photo/Cliff Owen)
AP News
February 18, 2020 - 12:16 pm
By ASHRAF KHALIL Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Hours before a court session regarding his longtime ally Roger Stone, President Donald Trump is tweeting that Stone's recent conviction for witness tampering and lying to Congress “should be thrown out.” The barrage of Tuesday morning tweets comes...
Read More
In this July 23, 2019, file photo, California attorney Michael Avenatti walks from a courthouse in New York, after facing charges. (AP Photo/Craig Ruttle, File)
(AP Photo/Craig Ruttle, File)
AP News
February 14, 2020 - 3:06 pm
By LARRY NEUMEISTER Associated Press Eds: EDITS: Deletes redundant reference to high school athlete's mother. NEW YORK (AP) — Michael Avenatti, the combative lawyer who gained fame by representing a porn star in lawsuits involving President Donald Trump, was convicted Friday of trying to extort...
Read More
FILE - In this Sept. 24, 2018 file photo Bill Cosby arrives for his sentencing hearing at the Montgomery County Courthouse in Norristown, Pa. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum, File)
(AP Photo/Matt Slocum, File)
AP News
December 10, 2019 - 10:54 am
By MARYCLAIRE DALE, Associated Press A Pennsylvania appeals court rejected Bill Cosby’s bid to overturn his sexual assault conviction Tuesday over issues including the trial judge’s decision to let five other accusers testify. The Superior Court ruling was being closely watched because Cosby was...
Read More
WRVA News
August 22, 2019 - 1:16 pm
RICHMOND, Va. – A Richmond man was sentenced today to 19 years in prison for possessing a firearm after being convicted of a felony and possessing cocaine with the intent to distribute. According to court documents, James R. Smith, Jr., 39, sold fentanyl to a controlled source on four occasions...
Read More
(AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)
June 21, 2019 - 1:54 pm
By MARK SHERMAN, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court on Friday threw out the murder conviction and death sentence for a black man in Mississippi because of a prosecutor's efforts to keep African Americans off the jury. The defendant already has been tried six times and now could...
Read More
(AP Photo/Matt Slocum, File)
July 24, 2018 - 2:15 pm
By CLAUDIA LAUER , Associated Press Bill Cosby should be classified as a sexually violent predator, according to an evaluation by Pennsylvania's Sexual Offenders Assessment Board. The district attorney's office that prosecuted Cosby asked a judge in a filing Tuesday to schedule a hearing on whether...
Read More
dreamstime
May 09, 2018 - 2:43 pm
CHAD DAY, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) - A Russian company charged as part of a conspiracy to meddle in the 2016 presidential election has pleaded not guilty in federal court in Washington. The plea was the first by any of the Russian defendants charged by special counsel Robert Mueller's team...
Read More