conviction

BREAKING NEWS: Jussie Smollett Sentenced For 150 Days In Jail For Hoax Conviction

The actor continues to maintain his innocence and said he is “not suicidal” in reaction to sentence.
03/10/2022

New Jersey Man Convicted In Slaying Of Two Children, College Student Over Facebook Post

Jeremy Arrington was motivated by revenge in his brutal torture of a Newark family, the prosecutor says, prompted by a post on the social media platform.
03/07/2022

Supreme Court Declines To Review Decision That Freed Bill Cosby From Prison

The comedian and actor served more than two years of a three-to-10-year sentence.
03/07/2022

Kansas City Detective Convicted In Killing Of Black Man Will Remain Free Even After Sentencing

Eric Devalkenaere shot and killed Cameron Lamb in Dec. 2019, but will stay out of jail on bond while appealing.
02/23/2022

Jury Convicts Three Georgia Defendants In Shooting Death Of Ahmaud Arbery

Father and Son Greg and Travis McMichael and neighbor William “Roddie” Bryan face life behind bars.
11/24/2021

White Kansas City Detective Convicted in 2019 Fatal Shooting of Black Man Cameron Lamb

This marks the first time that a law enforcement officer in that city has been convicted of killing a Black man on duty.
11/22/2021

Charleston Church Shooter Dylann Roof Persists In Attempts To Overturn His Murder Conviction

He was sentenced to death for murdering nine churchgoers.
09/10/2021

Black Twitter Reacts To Bill Cosby's Sudden Release From Prison

The Supreme Court decided Cosby's rights were violated.
07/02/2021

BREAKING NEWS: Bill Cosby Released From Prison, Sex Assault Conviction Overturned

The 83-year old had already served two years in prison.
06/30/2021

Bill Cosby’s Instagram Account Posts New Message Saying Media Has ‘Misled’ Public

The comedian maintains his innocence.
06/01/2021

Former Congresswoman Corrine Brown’s Conviction Overturned After Appeals Judges Weigh Juror’s ‘Holy Spirit’ Comment

Appeals court said juror’s remarks were not out of line.
05/07/2021