A man who filed suit after spending nearly a quarter-century in prison before his double murder conviction was overturned is seeking dismissal of an appeal by two former prosecutors named in the suit.
An appeals court has upheld a western Pennsylvania judge’s decision to grant a new trial to a man in the deaths of three Pittsburgh firefighters two decades ago.
After the jury in the first civil trial deadlocked on whether the three officers falsely arrested and used excessive force on Jordan Miles, the Miles family vowed to pursue a new trial.
Jerry Sandusky’s challenge to his child molestation conviction goes before a state appeals court on Tuesday, as the former Penn State assistant football coach seeks to overturn a sentence that could keep him behind bars for life.
A man serving a life sentence for a 1977 double murder has been released on bail while he awaits a new trial.