Teacher Allegedly Fed Puppy To Turtle, Charged With Animal CrueltyAn Idaho teacher is facing animal cruelty charges after allegedly feeding a live puppy to a snapping turtle in front of several students.
Officials: N.J. Health Aides Engaged In Sex Acts With Patient, Stole MoneyThe New Jersey Board of Nursing has temporarily suspended the certifications of two homemaker-home health aides on criminal charges involving patients, including engaging in sexual contact.
Attorney General Kathleen Kane Says She Will Not Resign If She Faces Criminal ChargesMontgomery County DA Risa Ferman has been reviewing a grand jury’s recommendations of charges against Attorney General Kane stemming from alleged grand jury leaks.
Police Plan To Charge Vendor Over Shooting At Gun ShowPolice in Pennsylvania are recommending criminal charges against a gun show vendor who accidentally shot a woman while demonstrating a concealed carry wallet holster.
Online Reputation Often Outlasts Criminal RecordLawmakers in Alaska are currently considering a bill that would close off public access to records in which charges were dismissed or the defendant was found not guilty.
Honor Student Who Claims Genitals Manhandled During Police Patdown Reaches Agreement On Criminal ChargesFor months, Mathematics Civics and Sciences Charter School student Darrin Manning faced aggravated assault, simple assault and other charges in connection with a January 7th pat down. But his attorney William Buckman says they've hammered out the charges with the DA's office.
Who Presses Charges?The decision on whether to pursue criminal charges isn’t necessarily up to the victim of an alleged crime.
Tug Pilot Pleading Guilty In Deadly Duck Boat CrashUS prosecutors in Philadelphia have charged a tug pilot with involuntary manslaughter in a deadly crash last summer between a barge and a duck boat that killed two Hungarian students, and he has agreed to plead guilty.