By Mary Kathryn Burke

Apr 1, 2010 5:52pm

Roethlisberger Case to Head to DA

ABC News' Mary Kathryn Burke reports: John Bankhead of the Georgia Bureau of Investigation tells the ABC News Law and Justice that the case accusing Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger of sexual assault is “still ongoing but should be wrapping up soon.” “We collect facts… Read More »

By Brennan McCord

Apr 1, 2010 3:47pm

Petit Murder Suspect Wants to Change his Plea

ABC News' Alexa Miranda reports: One of the two suspects in the horrific home invasion and triple murder of a Connecticut mother and her two daughters, told a judge Thursday that he wants to plead guilty. Steven Hayes and another suspect, Joshua Komisarjevsky, 20, of Cheshire,… Read More »

By Brennan McCord

Apr 1, 2010 3:06pm

Casey Anthony Jail Officer Relieved of Duty

ABC News' Brennan McCord reports: A corrections officer at the Florida county jail where Casey Anthony is being held, has been suspended with pay and is under investigation for inappropriate behavior, according to the Orange County Corrections Department. While officials are not saying what Officer Silvia… Read More »

By Brennan McCord

Mar 24, 2010 12:22pm

Lesbian Student’s Rights Violated, Judge Rules

ABC News' Brennan McCord reports: The Itawamba County school board in Mississippi has violated the rights of a lesbian student by  canceling the prom when she challenged the board’s ban on same-sex dates, a federal judge ruled  Tuesday.  However, U.S. District Court Judge Glen Davidson denied… Read More »

By Mary Kathryn Burke

Mar 23, 2010 6:10pm

Alabama Professor Shooting Case Sent to Grand Jury

ABC News’ Sharaf Mowjood Reports: Former biology professor Amy Bishop, 45, who is accused of killing three faculty members and injuring four others three weeks ago at the University of Alabama in Huntsville, appeared in court today for a preliminary hearing. Alabama District Judge Ruth… Read More »

By Mary Kathryn Burke

Mar 22, 2010 5:13pm

New Approaches to Youth “Sexting” Issue

ABC News' Sulina Gabale reports: “Just because you grow up with technology in your hands doesn’t mean you know the repercussions of using it,” Rep. Martha Jane King, (D-Lewisburg) told ABC News, while explaining her efforts in the Kentucky state Senate to minimize penalties against… Read More »

By Eamon McNiff

Mar 19, 2010 2:06pm

Authorities Bring in Person of Interest for Questioning in Laura Vogel Case

ABC News' Eamon McNiff Reports: The police in Maui aren’t naming names, but they say they have brought in a person for questioning connected to the last number called from missing hiker Laura Vogel’s cell phone. Vogel was last heard from Sunday, February 21 when… Read More »

By Eamon McNiff

Mar 15, 2010 3:39pm

Alleged Bling Ring Fence “Johnny Dangerous” Pleads No Contest

ABC News' Eamon McNiff Reports: Jonathan Ajar, a man also known as Johnny Dangerous, pleaded no contest Friday to possession of cocaine for sale, possession of a firearm by a convicted felon, and one count of receiving stolen property in conjunction with the "Bling Ring"… Read More »

By Mary Kathryn Burke

Mar 12, 2010 3:37pm

NYC Settles with Heroic 9/11 Workers for $657 Million

ABC News’ Reema Dutt reports: “They never thought about themselves, they never thought if they were going to get compensated.  They did this for the city of New York,” attorney Marc Bern of Worby, Groner, Edelman & Napoli, Bern LLP told the Law & Justice… Read More »

By Brennan McCord

Mar 12, 2010 3:17pm

New Information about Colorado School Shooting Suspect

ABC News' Brennan McCord reports: There is new information about Bruco Strong Eagle Eastwood, the man accused of shooting and wounding two students at a Colorado Middle School last month. According to the arrest affidavit, obtained by the AP, which was released on Friday, Eastwood… Read More »