A federal appeals court has upheld the conviction and death sentence of a Bellingham man who raped and killed his stepdaughter in 1995.
A 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.
Two Alaska state representatives plan to reintroduce separate bills that would make it illegal to discriminate based on sexual orientation.
SEATTLE (AP) — A federal appeals court is hearing former U.S. Rep. Rick Renzi’s appeal of his convictions on public corruption and money laundering charges. Arguments are scheduled Tuesday afternoon in Seattle. A federal jury in Arizona […]
If your insurer denies a claim, you have two options for appeal: internally with the insurance company and externally with the government.
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.
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Jason Puracal endure two years in a crowded, bug-infested Nicaraguan prison serving a drug sentence that was later withdrawn when he won an appeal.
A 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.