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Japanese interpreter charged with stealing $16 mln from MLB star Shohei Ohtani

According to a 36-page criminal complaint and affidavit filed in U.S. District Court in Los Angeles,...

Man gets 14 months in prison for threat to U.S. Supreme Court's Roberts

Neal Brij Sidhwaney, 43, was sentenced on Monday by U.S. District Judge Marcia Morales in Jacksonvil...

Trump ordered to end attacks on judge's family in hush money case

New York prosecutors have argued that Trump was trying to scare potential witnesses and urged Mercha...

New York to legalise adultery

Marital infidelity still classed as a criminal offence in 16 states and can result in jail time...

US: Rapper Sean Combs' homes raided by Homeland Security over sex trafficking investigation

Combs' homes in Los Angeles and Miami were searched by officers on Monday....

Tennessee becomes first US state with law protecting musicians from AI

The legislation is called the Ensuring Likeness Voice and Image Security (ELVIS) Act....

Ariana Grande to pay ex-husband $1.25m in divorce settlement

A Los Angeles Superior Court judgment on Tuesday finalised the split between the 30-year-old pop sta...

Former Trump fixer Michael Cohen will not face sanctions after generating fake cases with AI

U.S. District Judge Jesse Furman in Manhattan also refused to end court-supervised release for Cohen...

US Supreme Court says Texas can arrest and jail migrants

The measure allows police to arrest and prosecute those suspected of illegally crossing the US-Mexic...

Trump urges US Supreme Court to endorse 'absolute immunity' for ex-presidents

Trump has appealed a lower court's rejection of his request to be shielded from the criminal case be...

US judiciary says courts have discretion to adopt 'judge shopping' policy

The new policy is aimed at curtailing such "judge shopping" by assigning cases challenging federal o...

Settlement allows Florida teachers to 'say gay' in classroom

Equality Florida, one of the rights groups that sued to stop the 2022 law, said it was celebrating t...

Ghislaine Maxwell seeks to overturn sex trafficking conviction

Maxwell, 62, was convicted in December 2021 on five charges for having recruited and groomed four un...

US appeals judges argue suspension of 96-year-old colleague is constitutional

The Federal Circuit's judicial council, made up of the court's active judges, told the U.S. District...

New York judge criticizes law firm for citing ChatGPT in attorney fee bid

Lawyers at the Cuddy Law Firm had told U.S. District Judge Paul Engelmayer in a court filing that th...

What are bump stocks? US Supreme Court weighs Trump-era ban on gun attachments

The Trump administration banned the devices by classifying them as machine guns after they were used...

Lawyers who voided Elon Musk's pay as excessive want $6 billion fee

The electric vehicle maker is being asked to pay the fee because it benefited from the return of Mus...

Donald Trump can stay on Colorado ballot after Supreme Court rejects he was accountable for Capitol riots

Donald Trump is the frontrunner for the Republican nomination to challenge Democratic president Joe ...

Kanye West sued by estate of Donna Summer over ‘stealing’ I Feel Love

Estate of late star files lawsuit claiming rapper was denied sample for Vultures album, but tried to...

Top US court will rule on Trump immunity claims

The 6-3 conservative majority court decided on Wednesday to hear Mr Trump's claims that he should be...

US: Police arrest former nurse after woman in vegetative state gives birth

The 36-year-old suspect, Nathan Sutherland, was arrested after investigators obtained a DNA sample T...

Trump formally ordered to pay $454 million in New York fraud case

The payment includes the $354.9 million penalty that Justice Arthur Engoron of the state court in Ma...

Judge blocks California from suing makers of 'abnormally dangerous' guns

The judge sided with, a firearms industry trade association in finding that part of a gun control me...

Parenting advice YouTuber and influencer jailed for child abuse

Franke, a mother of six from Utah who gave parenting tips via a once-popular video blog called "8 Pa...

Students, alums sue to stop US University from dropping law degree program

Golden Gate officials announced in late November that the university will discontinue the J.D. progr...