fix articles 63870, jurors
"It's a Wonderful Life": Jurors Protect a Family-Business From a "Potter" Type Nemesis (tags)
A Downtown Los Angeles Courtroom Becomes "Bedford Falls" for a Day as Milt and Edies Burbank Neighborhood Dry Cleaners Overcomes "The Power of Money" and Retains Adequate Parking for Its Legions of Loyal Customers
environment harmed by mandatory jury duty. (tags)
Driving to jury duty can be harmful to the environment.
Black Lives Matter Activist Jasmine Abdullah Sentenced Three Months in Jail on Attempted Lynching Charge (tags)
Wednesday, June 8, 2006
PASADENA - Despite overwhelming community support for the embattled activist Jasmine "Abdullah" Richards, who rose to prominence as a youth organizer in the resource-deprived African-American community residing in otherwise-affluent Pasadena, a jury unanimously convicted her of the charge of "attempt to taking a person from police custody by means of a riot," a charge up until very recently known as felony lynching. At yesterday's court hearing, presiding Judge Elaine Lu sentenced the activist to 90 days in LA County jail, three years' probation, and a year of anger management classes. The the feared stayaway order from La Pintoresca Park, the hub of Black Lives Matter organizing in Pasadena, was averted.
Election Day with Occupy Los Angeles: Know Your Rights Juror Education Rally (tags)
As Los Angeles went to the polls for the statewide district primary elections, members of Occupy Los Angeles gathered in “Solidarity Park” (otherwise known as the lawn of Los Angeles City Hall on Spring St.) for a picnic and educational outreach action about jury nullification.
Anonymous,little Americans Like Hank Skinner Need Your Help in Greg Abbotts Inhumane Texas (tags)
Hank Skinner,Who Says Being Handicapped is An Excuse 4 Executing Innocent Texans ? This Texas Lawman Lost The Use Of His Legs,& Now Executes Others Out Of Misdirected Anger ..
San Diego Marriage Equality Trial Delayed (tags)
A funny thing happened to the six remaining defendants in the Equality Nine case — members of the San Diego Alliance for Marriage Equality (S.A.M.E.) who were arrested while demonstrating for marriage equality at the San Diego County Clerk’s office August 19, 2010 — on their way to a trial that was supposed to begin April 30. Judge Joan Weber, discovered that prosecutors had systematically excluded Queers from the jury pool, and she threw out the entire jury pool and decided that the case would have to start over September 18.
Briana Waters: Victimized by Green Scare State Terrorism (tags)
Mass Rally for Justice for Oscar Grant on June 14th! (tags)
Mass Rally for Justice for Oscar Grant on June 14th!
America’s 9/11 Trail of terrorist (tags)
I love this country, I consider myself a true patriot. But I do think America’s so called juridical justice system stinks. The only justice one gets in America is the justice one can afford.As far as the monster terrorists are concerned I want those bastards to burn in hell, but not at the expense of our constitution and our own Bill of Rights.
American Jury Duty as of June, 2009 (tags)
An article on American Jury Duty
Colorado Justice! Man found GUILTY of Murder of Trans Woman! (tags)
Story originated from the Anti-Violence Project Legal Services of the L.A. Gay & Lesbian Center
Ex-Sheriff Michael Carona's Corruption Trail started today (tags)
Iraqimemorial.org - a call to action! (tags)
Iraqimemorial.org (http://www.iraqimemorial.org) is an open exhibition and ongoing call for proposed memorials to the many thousands of innocent civilian casualties in the Iraq war.
Eric McDavid Update - 10.4.07 (tags)
Trial, the verdict, what comes next...and Eric's birthday
NAACP Says Mumia Abu-Jamal's Trial was Racist (tags)
“The blacks from the low income areas are less likely to convict. There's a resentment for law enforcement and a resentment for authority....you don't want those people on your jury, let's face it.”
The Persecution of Theresa Dang: Part II (tags)
Petersen was quite right when during opening arguments he told jurors he wasn’t prosecuting “the crime of the century”; what he neglected to inform them, however, was that in reality, he was prosecuting a farce.
Gilchrist critic is exonerated in May theft of police light (tags)
A woman was acquitted Thursday on charges of stealing a flashlight from a police officer while she was protesting against Minuteman founder Jim Gilchrist.
O.C. Woman Is Acquitted in Flashlight Theft (tags)
"I want to credit the jurors for taking the time to figure out what really happened with this case," Dang said after the verdict was announced. "They couldn't possibly think the case would go to trial over just a $100 flashlight. There had to be other issues."
Theresa Dang's trial ended Nov. 30 (tags)
Hello all: Theresa Dang's trial unexpectedly happened to end today, with the jury going into deliberations at around 4:00 pm. We're expecting them to come up with a verdict sometime tomorrow morning (December 1st).
Judicial Activism by Bush Federal Judge in Philly (tags)
A federal judge appointed to the district court in Philadelphia by Bush in 2002, and billed as a strict conservative jurist, has ousted a juror during stalled deliberations in a city corruption case after fellow jurors claimed she had questioned the truthfulness of the FBI and the government. Biased? Has the judge been paying attention to FBI and the government lately? ----------------------------------
Mickel tells jury he shot officer (tags)
Good old Andy is in the news again. Looks like the trial is on and old Andy-boy is gonna get the chair. I wonder whatt nessie, Sheepdog, and the indymedia leftists have to say about this? Old Andy is the posterchild for leftist thought. So much for that...
Second Hung Jury on Inglewood Cop Who Beat Donovan Jackson (tags)
Copied from the LA Times, about the Jeremy Morse case.
Padilla and the teetering scales (tags)
Jose Padilla won reprieve from the courts today who ruled that his designation as an enemy combatant by our own King George was unconstitutional. After over a year in confinement, shredded habeus corpus, and not even one charge brought against him, he is finally entitled to a fair trial.
The Importance of the Skeptical Jury (tags)
The light sentence received by Ed Rosenthal still leaves him a felon. It is to be hoped that future federal marijuana trial jurors will better understand their powers and responsibilities.
Riverside DA and Judge clash over controversial prosecutor's promotion (tags)
When prosecutor Michael Rushton came under fire last summer for kicking off nine Black jurors in a capital murder case, his boss, Grover Trask was silent. Now, with his promotion of Rushton to supervise the drug enforcement division, his silence is broken.
Disney has to pay $90k for shreading documents (tags)
The blight on the creative and cultural community has suffered a serious setback:
NET CENSORSHIP (tags)
censorship begets censorship