LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — A jujitsu instructor has been sentenced to 2½ years in prison for punching and stomping on the head of a U.S. airman at a bar on an Air Force base in Japan.
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — A federal judge has halted his order blocking Arkansas from enforcing a law that prevents candidates for state office from accepting campaign contributions more than two...
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — A federal judge has blocked an Arkansas law that prevents candidates for state office from accepting campaign contributions more than two years before an...
HAMMOND, Ind. (AP) — A federal appeals court has upheld bribery and two wire fraud convictions for a former northwestern Indiana sheriff.
The Post-Tribune reports the 7th Circuit Court of...
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — A former youth detention officer in northeastern Arkansas has been sentenced to seven years in federal prison for what a judge called "sadistic and completely unjustified"...
CROWN POINT, Ind. (AP) — A federal judge sternly lectured a former Lake County Sheriff's Department official for dishonesty before sentencing him to two years of probation for lying to the FBI.
U.S. District Court Judge James Moody berated Dan Murchek on Wednesday and told him he'd "be remembered as a crook."
SOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) — The city of South Bend agreed to pay a man $15,000 to end a federal lawsuit alleging that a police officer used excessive force while arresting him during a 2014 traffic stop.
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — An Arkansas judge has rescheduled the trial date for former football player Darren McFadden's lawsuit against his ex-financial adviser and a bank.
SHERWOOD, Ark. (AP) — A new federal lawsuit mirrors a 2016 suit that alleged a central Arkansas city and judge violated constitutional rights by effectively operating a debtor's prison with a court that imposed fines and jail time on people whose checks bounce.
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — A federal judge is refusing to recuse himself from a lawsuit filed by a former colleague against Arkansas Supreme Court justices who disqualified him from death row cases.
HAMMOND, Ind. (AP) — Federal prosecutors have requested a sentence of at least 15 years in prison for a former Indiana sheriff convicted of accepting tens of thousands of dollars in bribes from towing businesses.
Former Lake County Sheriff John Buncich, 72, was convicted of bribery and wire fraud in August.
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — The former financial adviser to Dallas Cowboy Darren McFadden is being ordered to pay McFadden's attorneys because he failed to provide court-ordered information in a lawsuit by McFadden.
McFadden, a former Arkansas Razorback, is suing Michael Vick in federal court in Little Rock for allegedly misappropriating millions of dollars of McFadden's money.
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — A federal judge has dismissed a lawsuit against a central Arkansas city and a judge that alleges they're violating constitutional rights by effectively operating a debtor's prison with a court that's imposed fines and jail time on thousands of people whose checks bounce.
U.S. District Judge James Moody Jr. on Thursday dismissed the lawsuit against the city of Sherwood and Judge Milas Hale III.
SHERWOOD, Ark. (AP) — A federal magistrate judge says a pending Sherwood hot checks lawsuit should be dismissed and addressed by state officials.
The Arkansas Democrat-Gazette (http://bit.ly/2jtrGOU ) reports that U.S. Magistrate Judge Joe Volpe's recommendation was released Wednesday. The recommendation still needs to be approved by U.S. District Judge James Moody Jr., who asked Volpe to review the case's pretrial issues in October.