Judge Says Texas Agencies Can Continue Denying Birth Certificates To Children Of Some Immigrants
The judge's order denied an injunction that would have forced Texas agencies to issue birth certificates to children of immigrant families that could not present the right kind of identification — because of their immigration status.
Judge Grills NFL Attorney On Lack Of Direct Evidence Linking Tom Brady To Deflategate
The federal judge on Wednesday took aim at the so-called Wells Report, which relies mostly on circumstantial evidence to link Patriots quarterback Tom Brady to a scheme to deflate footballs during the AFC Championship game.
Community Leaders Use Obscure Law To Request Criminal Charges In Tamir Rice Shooting
Local leaders, distrustful of the legal system, announced on Tuesday filed a rare request with a judge asking that criminal charges are brought against the Cleveland officers involved in the fatal shooting of Tamir Rice.
Argentine Prosecutor Appeals Ruling Dismissing Criminal Allegations Against President
Gerardo Pollicita appealed last month's ruling by a judge who dismissed the complaint, brought by a now-dead dead prosecutor, against President Cristina Fernández de Kirchner. The complaint alleged that Fernández covered up Iran's role in the 1994 terror attack in Buenos Aires.
Judge Denies Tsarnaev's Third Attempt To Move The Boston Marathon Bombing Trial
Judge George O'Toole said the accused Boston bomber's most recent attempt to move his trial has "even less, not more, merit than the prior ones" in denying the change of venue motion. An appeals court will now decide whether or not to grant the request.