Posts Tagged Legal proceedings

Future of Olympic golf course in hands of court

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — A Brazilian court is set to decide the future of the golf course for the 2016 Olympics, a layout that is being carved out of a nature reserve with luxury high-rise apartments planned around the edges.

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Prep football star to return to court this month

Jayru Campbell stands with his attorney Walter Pookrum, during his arraignment at Frank Murphy Hall of Justice in Detroit on Tuesday, Sept. 16, 2014.  Campbell, a 17-year-old Detroit prep football star, is accused of assaulting a female student after he was released from jail for body-slamming a security officer in his school is due back in court later this month. Campbell made a brief court appearance Tuesday morning on a probation violation case. A not guilty plea was entered. The judge set a hearing Sept. 26.  (AP Photo/Detroit News, David Coates)  DETROIT FREE PRESS OUT; HUFFINGTON POST OUT

DETROIT (AP) — A 17-year-old Detroit prep football star accused of assaulting a female student after he was released from jail for body-slamming a security officer in his school is due back in court later this month.

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Judge in Pistorius trial faces criticism

JOHANNESBURG (AP) — Several legal groups in South Africa have expressed concern about threats and harsh criticism of the judge who found Oscar Pistorius guilty of culpable homicide, but not guilty of the more serious charge of murder.

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RB Peterson’s first court hearing delayed to Oct.

CONROE, Texas (AP) — Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson’s first court appearance in Texas on a child abuse charge has been delayed until October.

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Atlanta rapper Gucci Mane sentenced in assault

ATLANTA (AP) — Prosecutors say rapper Gucci Mane has pleaded guilty to aggravated assault for attacking a fan at an Atlanta nightclub.

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