Court Upholds Conviction Of Man Who Killed Stepdaughter A federal appeals court has upheld the conviction and death sentence of a Bellingham man who raped and killed his stepdaughter in 1995.
Florist Who Refused To Do Flowers For Gay Wedding To AppealA florist in Washington state who refused to provide flowers for a gay wedding plans to appeal a judge's ruling that she broke a state antidiscrimination law.
Alaska Bills Address Sexual Orientation DiscriminationTwo Alaska state representatives plan to reintroduce separate bills that would make it illegal to discriminate based on sexual orientation.
Ex-Rep. Rick Renzi Case Set For Appeals Court
What Should I Do If My Insurer Denies A Claim?If your insurer denies a claim, you have two options for appeal: internally with the insurance company and externally with the government.
Italy High Court Overturns Amanda Knox Acquittal Italy's highest criminal court on Tuesday overturned Amanda Knox's acquittal in the slaying of her British roommate and ordered a new trial, prolonging a case that has become a cause celebre in the United States.
Local Man Freed From Nicaraguan Jail Now Back with Family The thought of his wife and 5-year-old son born with Down syndrome is what helped Jason Puracal endure two years in a crowded, bug-infested Nicaraguan prison serving a drug sentence that was later withdrawn when he won an appeal.
Appeals Court Rules Cop-Killer's Sister Wrongly ConvictedA state appeals court ruled Friday that the sister of cop-killer Maurice Clemmons was wrongly convicted of rendering criminal assistance, a decision that Pierce County Prosecutor Mark Lindquist said he'll appeal.