shutterstock_1156933

Teen Avoids Jail Due To Medically Unrecognized 'Affluenza' Diagnosis

By | Thu, 12/12/2013 - 17:49

Ethan Couch, 16, killed four people in a drunk driving accident. He was not sentenced prison time because he was reportedly too rich to understand the consequences of his actions.

shutterstock_97255901

Founder Of French Breast Implant Scandal Firm Jailed For 4 Years

By | Tue, 12/10/2013 - 16:04

Jean-Claude Mas' attorney says that he will appeal his conviction for endangering hundreds of thousands of women around the world with faulty breast implants.

134817364786113828600101197_Ton

‘Half-Ton Killer’ Shows Off Weight-Loss After Falsely Confessing To Murder [VIDEO]

By | Tue, 12/03/2013 - 14:48

'Half-Ton Killer' Mayra Rosales has a new lease on life after being acquitted in her nephew's murder and losing 800 pounds.

shutterstock_142478245

Social Networks Predict Gun Homicides More Than Race, Gang Affiliation, And Poverty

By | Thu, 11/14/2013 - 16:00

Gun violence and homicide is most predicted by a person's social network, not by how they look or where they live.

4420998173_3efd5d7a1e_z

Inmate Claims Man Who Snuck Into NYC Jail Caused ‘Psychological Damage’

By | Wed, 11/06/2013 - 17:29

Matthew Matagrano is serving 10 years for sneaking into NYC prisons. Now an inmate he sexually molested is suing the city for negligence, citing psychological damage.

People touching pregnant belly

Don’t Touch Pregnant Women’s Bellies — It’s Against The Law

By | Tue, 10/29/2013 - 12:12

A pregnant Pennsylvania woman filed charges against her neighbor for touching her belly.

Heroin

Ohio Doctor Pleads Guilty To Killing Pregnant Woman Via Lethal Heroin Injection [VIDEO]

By | Fri, 10/25/2013 - 15:54

An Ohio doctor pleaded guilty Thursday to killing a nine-month-pregnant woman and her unborn baby via lethal heroin injection.

800px-Do_Not_Cross,_Crime_Scene

Utah Doctor's Daughters Say He ‘Drugged And Drowned’ Wife To Be With Mistress [VIDEO]

By | Fri, 10/11/2013 - 09:56

Dr. Martin MacNeill's trial for the alleged murder of his wife, Michele, is set to begin jury selection this month — six years after her death.

prison cell

Prisoner Dying Of Liver Cancer Gets Conviction Overturned After 41 Years In Solitary Confinement

By | Wed, 10/02/2013 - 14:09

Herman Wallace was released from prison Tuesday after spending 41 years in solitary confinement for a crime he says he didn't commit.

computer

Fake Obamacare Exchanges Aim To Defraud Americans During Open Enrollment

By | Sun, 09/29/2013 - 14:15

The third-party structure of Obamacare's online policy exchanges constitutes the "perfect environment" for cybercriminals, experts warn.

731px-20120309pamelaberg

Prostitute Court? NY Creates State Court To Provide Treatment, Education To Sex Workers

By | Thu, 09/26/2013 - 16:33

New York's groundbreaking Human Trafficking Intervention Courts will now handle all prostitution-related offenses.

sandy hatte

Woman Arrested For Kidnapping Her Own Grandson 13 Years Ago

By | Tue, 09/24/2013 - 19:54

60-year-old Sandy Hatte allegedly kidnapped her infant grandson back in 2000 when his father was at work.

BUm19meCYAAJnEu

‘Hiccup Girl' On Trial For 1st Degree Murder In Florida [VIDEO]

By | Fri, 09/20/2013 - 10:42

'Hiccup girl,' Jennifer Mee, who gained notoriety in 2007 because she couldn't stop hiccuping, is now on trial for murder.

drunk

Should Police Officials Make Alcohol Users Pay For Their Own Drunk Tank?

By | Wed, 09/18/2013 - 17:36

British police officials have proposed a system of dealing with inebriated people where they foot the bill on their own drunk tanks.

crazed-allentown-doc

Doctor Wears Ski Mask, Surgical Gloves In Attempt To Kill Neurosurgeon Son-In-Law [VIDEO]

By | Thu, 09/12/2013 - 13:13

Dr. Georges Bensimhon was indicted on charges after he tried to murder his neurosurgeon son-in-law using a crow bar, syringes, and anesthetics.

Pages