Posts Tagged Violent crime

Suge Knight returns to court to try to dismiss murder case

In this March 9, 2015 file photo, attorney Matthew Fletcher, left, talks with his client Marion "Suge" Knight upon his arrival in court for a hearing about evidence in his murder case, in Los Angeles. Knight is scheduled to appear in a Los Angeles courtroom on Friday, May 29, 2015, where his attorney will argue that a murder case filed against the Death Row Records co-founder should be dismissed because one of his alleged victims refused to identify him in court last month. (AP Photo/Kevork Djansezian, Pool, File)

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Marion “Suge” Knight’s lawyer argues that a murder case against the former rap music mogul should be dismissed because one of the men he is accused of running over with his pickup truck did not identify him in court.

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Sharper set for change-of-plea in sex assault case

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Former NFL star Darren Sharper is moving closer to resolving charges that he drugged and sexually assaulted women in four states.

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Pulaski judge issues battery warrant for Jermain Taylor

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — Boxer Jermain Taylor is facing a new charge after he was accused of hitting another resident at the rehabilitation center where he has been confined since he was charged with shooting his cousin and threatening a child with a gun.

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Suspended Arizona State football recruit pleads guilty

PHOENIX (AP) — A suspended Arizona State University football recruit accused of domestic violence has pleaded guilty to misdemeanor disorderly conduct.

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‘Outlander’ finale: responsible violence in drama

This photo released by Sony Pictures Television shows Caitriona Balfe as Claire Randall, right, and Sam Heughan as Jamie Fraser, center, and Grant O'Rourke as Rupert MacKenzie, in a scene from Starz' TV series, "Outlander." (AP Photo/Sony Pictures Television, Ed Miller, File)

NEW YORK (AP) — Rape is dramatic. No wonder it’s a tried-and-true device for TV drama.

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