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Conviction Overturned

Is Judge Shopping a Crime? Should It Be?

Jim Treacy | Posted 03.14.2015 | Crime
Jim Treacy

For a justice system clamoring for greater transparency and fair play, it seems SDNY's actions do not always align with their expectations for others. Judge shopping is indeed "unsavory." Is it a crime?

Sexual Battery Conviction Tossed Over Clothes Worn In Court

Sun Sentinel | Marc Freeman | Posted 10.01.2013 | Miami

It's routine in criminal court for jailed male defendants to show up for trial in shirts and ties, lest jurors see jail duds and think of them as guil...

Murder Conviction Tossed Over Furby Shooting

Reuters | Posted 05.22.2012 | Crime

By James B. Kelleher March 22 (Reuters) - Kentucky's Supreme Court overturned the murder conviction on Thursday of a man accused of ki...