Jury Clears 1 Officer, Deadlocks On Other In Leon Ford Civil Rights TrialA jury has cleared one Pittsburgh police officer and deadlocked on charges against a second in a civil rights lawsuit filed by a black man paralyzed when he was shot during a traffic stop.
Leon Ford's Lawyer Gives Closing Arguments, Says Officers 'Terrorized' Then Paralyzed His ClientAn attorney for a black man shot by one of three white Pittsburgh police officers involved in a 2012 traffic stop presented closing arguments today in court.
Trial Into Police Shooting Is One Of 'Perspective,' Lawyers SayAttorneys defending the police officers who shot Leon Ford and paralyzed him during a traffic stop say the trial is one of perspective.
Waiver Wire Is Where You Make Winning Moves In Fantasy BaseballThere's always the lucky way to win in fantasy baseball, where you never have an injury or a roster problem. For the rest of us, the waiver wire is our best friend, and that's how most league champions end up claiming the title at the end of the season.
Fantasy Baseball Owners Must Anticipate Trade Deadline DealsNow is the sneaky time for fantasy baseball owners to anticipate action at the Major League Baseball trade deadline coming up on July 31. If a team moves a star player, someone has to take that player's place in the lineup. There are statistics to be had there in such a vacancy, so if you can get the jump on a replacement now, your fantasy baseball team will be the better off for it. Likewise, if one of your star player's value takes a hit with a trade, you have to be ready to replace lost stats. Always keep an eye on the MLB trade deadline!
Judge Refuses To Enter Judgment Of Acquittal On Remaining Leon Ford ChargesAllegheny County Judge Donald Machen refused to enter a judgment of acquittal on the remaining charges against Leon Ford Tuesday.
Juror Excused In Trial Of Man Paralyzed During Traffic StopJury deliberations in the trial of Leon Ford, who was paralyzed during a November 2012 traffic stop in the city’s East End, will begin from the beginning.
2nd Day Of Deliberations Ends In Trial Of Man Paralyzed During Traffic StopJury deliberations resumed Wednesday in the trial of Leon Ford, who was paralyzed during a November 2012 traffic stop in the city’s East End.
Closing Arguments Wrap Up In Trial Of Man Paralyzed During Traffic StopThe jury heard closing arguments today in the trial of Leon Ford, who was paralyzed during a November 2012 traffic stop in the city’s East End.
Defense Expert: Police Violated Procedure In Traffic Stop That Left Man ParalyzedThe trial for a man of a man left paralyzed following a traffic stop in the city’s East End in November of 2012 resumed Monday morning.
Testimony Continues In Case Against Man Paralyzed During Traffic Stop Testimony continues Friday at Leon Ford’s trial.
Officer Denies Telling Injured Suspect, 'I Hope You Die' After Police ConfrontationA second police officer resumed his testimony Thursday in the trial of a man left paralyzed following a traffic stop in the city’s East End in November of 2012.
Officers Testify In Trial For Man Shot, Paralyzed During Police Confrontation The trial for a man who was shot and paralyzed during a traffic stop with Pittsburgh Police continued Wednesday.
Tabata Injured As Red Sox Beat Pirates 4-2The ingredients were all in place for the Pirates to sweep the Boston Red Sox on Sunday, they got another solid start and another record crowd at PNC Park. However, at the end of their first at-bat, the vibe changed, the defense gave out and the hopes of a sweep slipped away as Boston snapped a four-game losing streak with a 4-2 win.
Pirates To Miss Josh BeckettThe Pirates have already picked up a moral victory before the start of their 3-game series versus the Boston Red Sox.