Trials

June 30, 2017 - 2:36 pm
CHARLOTTE, Mich. (AP) — A former doctor at Michigan State University and USA Gymnastics has been ordered to stand trial in Michigan in another sexual assault case. An Eaton County district judge made the ruling Friday after testimony against Dr. Larry Nassar from three alleged victims. The 53-year-...
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June 30, 2017 - 12:28 am
CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (AP) — The complexity of a federal fraud case against former employees of a truck stop chain owned by the family of Cleveland Browns owner Jimmy Haslam and Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam could cause the trial to take up to six weeks, attorneys told the judge Thursday. Those indicted...
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June 29, 2017 - 5:22 pm
IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — A U.S. wrestler who spent years in prison for a sexual assault he denies testified Thursday that he was pressured by his college coach and his lawyers to waive his right to a jury trial — a decision the prosecutor called ridiculous. Jordan Holm, 35, is seeking to overturn his...
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June 29, 2017 - 3:12 pm
CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (AP) — The federal trial of eight ex-employees of the truck stop chain owned by the family of Cleveland Browns owner Jimmy Haslam and Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam could take up to six weeks. Senior U.S. District Judge Curtis L. Collier on Thursday approved moving the trial to...
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FILE- In this July 25, 2010, file photo, Lance Armstrong, of the United States, looks back on the podium after the 20th and last stage of the Tour de France cycling race in Paris. Armstrong’s $100 million civil fraud trial is months away, yet his fight with the government and former teammate-turned-rival Floyd Landis is heating up. The trial is scheduled for November in federal court in Washington D.C., and lawyers for both sides recently filed a series of motions asking U.S. District Judge Christopher Cooper to exclude some key evidence. (AP Photo/Bas Czerwinski, File)
June 24, 2017 - 4:00 am
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Lance Armstrong's $100 million fraud trial is months away, yet his fight with the government and former teammate-turned-rival Floyd Landis is heating up. Armstrong wants to bar potential testimony and evidence from some of his most dogged critics, including the blistering U.S...
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June 23, 2017 - 8:26 pm
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The Latest on the rape trial of a former Vanderbilt football player (all times local): 7:15 p.m. A jury has convicted a former Vanderbilt University football player charged in the 2013 rape of an unconscious female student. After deliberating for about 15 hours, the jury on...
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June 23, 2017 - 8:21 pm
NHL DRAFT Devils open draft by snaring Swiss center CHICAGO (AP) — The New Jersey Devils have made Nico Hischier (HEE'-shee-ur) the highest-drafted Swiss player in NHL history. The Devils used the top pick in tonight's draft to select the 18-year-old center, who had 38 goals and 86 points in 57...
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June 23, 2017 - 8:20 pm
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The Latest on the rape trial of a former Vanderbilt football player (all times local): 7:15 p.m. A jury has convicted a former Vanderbilt University football player charged in the 2013 rape of an unconscious female student. After deliberating for about 15 hours, the jury on...
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June 23, 2017 - 6:35 pm
NHL-NEWS Blackhawks trade Panarin to Blue Jackets for Saad UNDATED (AP) — The Chicago Blackhawks have re-acquired forward Brandon Saad in a trade with the Columbus Blue Jackets, parting with top young forward Artemi Panarin (ahr-TEH'-mee pah-NAH'-rihn) to complete the blockbuster deal. Panarin...
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June 23, 2017 - 4:54 pm
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Jury deliberations have extended well into their second day in the case of a former Vanderbilt University football player charged in the 2013 rape of an unconscious female student. Jurors weighed the case for more than five hours Thursday before returning Friday for further...
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