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October 17, 2019 - 2:02 pm
By MARK GILLISPIE and GEOFF MULVIHILL Associated Press CLEVELAND (AP) — A jury was seated Thursday for the first federal trial on the opioid crisis, but the push to settle the case before opening arguments next week continued, with company officials expected to gather for further talks. U.S...
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September 04, 2019 - 5:03 pm
By ERIC TUCKER Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Prominent Washington lawyer Greg Craig was found not guilty Wednesday of lying to the Justice Department about work he did for the government of Ukraine in a case that arose from the special counsel's Russia investigation and that centered on the...
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August 28, 2019 - 6:10 pm
By ERIC TUCKER Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — A former State Department contractor sentenced to life in prison for his role in the 2007 shooting deaths of unarmed Iraqi civilians is asking for a new trial because of what he says is newly discovered evidence. Lawyers for former Blackwater...
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May 20, 2019 - 11:36 am
By JULIE WATSON Associated Press SAN DIEGO (AP) — Kellen Winslow Jr., a former NFL No. 1 draft pick and son of a Hall of Famer who starred for his hometown San Diego Chargers, goes on trial Monday on multiple charges, including raping two women last year and the 2003 rape of an unconscious 17-year-...
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December 11, 2018 - 3:28 pm
By MARYCLAIRE DALE , Associated Press PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Bill Cosby's lawyers filed a list of nearly a dozen alleged trial errors Tuesday as they appeal his sexual assault conviction and three- to 10-year prison term. The defense asked to have the 81-year-old disgraced comedian released from a...
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September 24, 2018 - 9:13 am
NORRISTOWN, Pa. (AP) — Bill Cosby arrived at a suburban Philadelphia courthouse Monday for the start of a sentencing hearing that will determine how the 81-year-old comedian will be punished for drugging and sexually assaulting a woman more than 14 years ago. Cosby was the first celebrity to go to...
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August 17, 2018 - 5:16 pm
ALEXANDRIA, Va. (AP) — The jury in the fraud trial of former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort has been sent home for the weekend after concluding a second day of deliberations without reaching a verdict. Judge T.S. Ellis III sent jurors home around 5 p.m. Friday. That's about a half-hour...
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August 17, 2018 - 3:28 pm
By MATTHEW BARAKAT, STEPHEN BRAUN and JEFF HORWITZ , Associated Press ALEXANDRIA, Va. (AP) — The judge in former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort's fraud trial refused Friday to release the names of jurors, saying he has received threats and fears for their safety as well. U.S. District Judge...
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August 15, 2018 - 3:17 pm
By CHAD DAY, MATTHEW BARAKAT and STEPHEN BRAUN, Associated Press ALEXANDRIA, Va. (AP) — Paul Manafort lied to keep himself flush with cash and later to maintain his luxurious lifestyle when his income dropped off, prosecutors told jurors Wednesday in closing arguments at the former Trump campaign...
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August 10, 2018 - 4:31 pm
By STEPHEN BRAUN, CHAD DAY and LAURIE KELLMAN , Associated Press ALEXANDRIA, Va. (AP) — A bank executive testified that he was pressured for political reasons to give more than $16 million in loans to Paul Manafort, as the financial fraud trial of the former Trump campaign chairman resumed Friday...
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