Appeal By Ex-Prosecutors Named In Lawsuit ChallengedA 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.
Appeals Court Upholds New Trial In Firefighters' 1995 DeathsAn 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.
New Trial Starts For Jordan Miles, Police Accused Of Excessive ForceAfter 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.
Sandusky's Bid For New Trial Going To Court 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.
Suspect In 1977 Deaths Granted Bond While Awaiting New TrialA man serving a life sentence for a 1977 double murder has been released on bail while he awaits a new trial.