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LOS ANGELES - Two of the jurors who voted to acquit singer Michael Jackson of child molestation and other charges say they regret their decisions.
January 30, 2005
LAS VEGAS - Jurors had been told to ignore what they knew about O.J. Simpson's past, but for many observers, the line connecting the former NFL star's murder acquittal last decade and his new conviction for robbing memorabilia peddlers couldn't have been clearer.
They heard unsavory facts about Dawn Rae Nelson.
July 13, 2004
Colby Nelson, right, husband of Dawn Rae Nelson, speaks during a news conference Monday.
LOS ANGELES - O.J. Simpson says that without the money to pay for a "dream team" of lawyers, he would not have been acquitted of murder charges.
During his trial, June 15, 1995, O.J. Simpson tries on one of the leather gloves prosecutors say he wore the night his ex-wife Nicole Brown Simpson and Ron Goldman were murdered.
So Dan Lovelace wants his job back. We were hoping we wouldn’t have to talk about this. We were hoping Chandler wouldn’t have to formally face the question of whether an ex-policeman with as much baggage as his should ever wear its police department’s badge again.
The Rev. Al Sharpton, center, and Nicole Paultre Bell, right, are led away in handcuffs after being arrested at the Brooklyn Bridge Wednesday, May 7, 2008 in New York. Hundreds of demonstrators blocked traffic at the Manhattan entrance to the Brooklyn Bridge Wednesday to protest the acquittals of three detectives in the 50-bullet shooting of Sean Bell.
FILE - In this May 24, 2011 file photo, CNN Headline News host Nancy Grace arrives at the Orange County Courthouse for the trial of Casey Anthony, in Orlando, Fla. The former prosecutor took up the cause of 2-year-old Caylee Anthony when she was missing, spending hour upon hour on the case as mother Casey was charged with the girl's murder. Grace harbored nothing but disdain for "tot mom," as she called Anthony, and with Grace in the lead HLN's coverage of Anthony's acquittal brought the network the largest audience in its 29-year-history. (AP Photo/Joe Burbank, file)
Former Maricopa County Attorney Rick Romley ridiculed his successor, Andrew Thomas, on Thursday, accusing the current top prosecutor of poor courtroom performance and harassment of Hispanics.
A Mesa doctor accused of sexually abusing or assaulting a dozen of his female patients has been acquitted in the case.
LOS ANGELES - Michael Jackson plans to make his first public appearance since his trial acquittal last June at a ceremony in Tokyo to accept MTV Japan's "Legend Award," his spokesman said.
Prosecutors won a legal battle Friday over whether they can retry a man on charges that he murdered Paradise Valley millionaire Rick Chance.
March 23, 2005
Michael Jackson has refinanced Neverland ranch in time to save his famed California spread from a public auction that was scheduled for later this month.
LAS VEGAS - Michael Jackson is "a little bit under the weather," but has not sought hospital treatment, his spokeswoman said Thursday. "He is not in the hospital and he has not been in the hospital," Raymone K. Bain said, denying news reports that Jackson was hospitalized for pneumonia.
KINGMAN - A jury on Wednesday convicted a Colorado City polygamist of sex offenses related to his marriage to an underage girl. The jurors took about 40 minutes to find David Bateman guilty of sexual conduct with a minor and conspiracy.
TOKYO - Michael Jackson is back in the United States after living in Bahrain, France and Ireland. He emerged with his spokeswoman Friday to confirm to The Associated Press that he is back after more than a year in self-imposed exile following his acquittal in a high-profile child molestation trial that ended in June 2005.
The candidates for Maricopa County attorney are using statistics as weapons of political destruction. An unprecedented rise in felony trials has flooded the courts during Andrew Thomas' four years as top prosecutor, all sides agree.