Ross Ulbricht, 31, was convicted of running the “darknet” drug bazaar before it was seized by the federal government. Despite pleas for leniency, Ulbricht will also not be eligible for parole.
Contained in a 47-count indictment unsealed Wednesday are allegations that Jack Warner orchestrated a scheme to win South Africa its 2010 World Cup host bid.
It includes provisions for greater citizen input, accountability reforms, more training, and changes to the use of force policy.
A former Drug Enforcement Administration agent and current technology specialist with the agency were arrested and charged this week for lying about owning a New Jersey strip club that employed undocumented workers and condoned prostitution.
“In his own words, ‘An eye for an eye.’”
Dzhokhar Tsarnaev was sentenced to death after he was convicted of killing four people and injuring more than 260 in the most infamous terrorist attack since 9/11.
BuzzFeed News reporter Mike Hayes is in the courtroom.
Sister Helen Prejean, a famous anti–death penalty advocate and Catholic nun, testified about her March meeting with Dzhokhar Tsarnaev. The defense and the prosecution rested their cases on Monday.
Mitre Sports International claimed in federal court that a 2008 Real Sports With Bryant Gumbel report depicting their alleged use of child labor was a “hoax.”
The autopsy reports for the Chapel Hill all three shooting victims were released Wednesday.
One year after her son was shot 14 times and killed by a police officer, Maria Hamilton struggles to get closure.
The Boston bombing trial is suspended until Monday due to sick juror. Meanwhile, Tsarnaev family members from Russia remain in Boston while they wait to testify.
Medical records for Anzor Tsarnaev shown on day seven of Tsarnaev’s penalty phase defense at the Boston bombing trial.
A Wisconsin billboard reads “Thank you for your support, Kenosha” and features an officer who is currently under investigation for a fatal shooting.
The government today rested its case against Dzhokhar Tsarnaev.
The family of Bou Bou Phonesavanh will get nearly $1 million for injuries the 19-month-old sustained when a flash-bang grenade went off inside his crib during the raid.
This image was captured in July 2013 on the day that Dzhokhar Tsarnaev was arraigned on charges for the attacks at the Boston Marathon.
Jurors will decide between life in prison without parole and a death sentence for convicted Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev. Follow BuzzFeed News reporter Mike Hayes, who is in the courtroom, for updates.
In a letter published in the Boston Globe, the parents of Martin Richard ask the government to drop the death penalty against Dzhokhar Tsarnaev and grant him a life sentence.
Video interviews with two young Indian brothers claiming that HBO producers fed them lines for a staged documentary on child labor were shown in federal court this week. The cable network is facing a landmark defamation lawsuit from sports equipment company Mitre.