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Semi-Tractor Trailer Law

After his motion to suppress physical evidence was denied
without an evidentiary hearing, defendant Jazir Gordon proceeded
to trial and was found guilty by a jury of third-degree possession
of heroin, N.J.S.A. 2C:35-10a(1); second-degree unlawful
possession of a handgun, N.J.S.A. 2C:39-5b; fourth-degree
possession of a defaced firearm, N.J.S.A. 2C:39-3d; fourth-degree
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State of Tennessee v. Brandon Christopher Scott Third person pleads guilty in shooting of boy

In May 2015, the Davidson County Grand Jury indicted the Defendant on three counts each of attempted first degree murder, employment of a firearm during the
commission of a dangerous felony (with a previous dangerous felony conviction), and reckless endangerment. See Tenn. Code Ann. §§ 39-11-106, -12-101, -13-103, -13-202, 17-1324. The Defendant was charged along with three co-defendants—Ja... More...
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In March of 2016, Mr. Hersi was driving his semi-truck and trailer westbound on
Interstate 76. Inspector Richard Bell, a civilian working with the Ohio State Highway Patrol as a
Federal Motor Carrier Officer in a marked vehicle, activated his lights and siren and attempted to
stop Mr. Hersi’s semi-truck for a safety inspection. According to Inspector Bell, when Mr. Hersi
did ... More...
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On November 17, 2016, the Stark County Grand Jury secretly indicted Appellant
on the aforementioned charge. The charge arose out of numerous incidents involving Appellant’s
biological daughter, who was less than thirteen years of age, and taking place between October
23, 2005, and December 31, 2013. Appellant appeared for arraignment on December 2, 2016,
and entered a plea of... More...
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United States of America v. $579,475 in U.S. Currency and LNG Express, Inc. Federal Courthouse Eastern District of Arkansas - Little Rock, Arkansas

LNG Express, Inc. (LNG) appeals the district court’s1 order striking its verified
claim in this civil forfeiture proceeding. We conclude that LNG’s verified claim is
materially indistinguishable from the claim a panel of our court found inadequate in
United States v. $154,853.00 in U.S. Currency, 744 F.3d 559 (8th Cir. 2014). We
therefore affirm.
In September 2014, an Arkansas ... More...
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Garrett Ballard v. The State of Texas Constable’s son convicted of capital murder after killing 2 friends

The following summary comes from the evidence presented at trial. The victims
in this case—Fox and E.B.—were friends with Ballard. Prior to the offense, the three men ate
dinner with E.B.’s family to celebrate E.B.’s birthday and then went to Ballard’s parents’ home
to hang out and to take a hallucinogen that they had purchased earlier from C.J. On the night 3
in question, Balla... More...
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United States of America v. Paul Suarez Eastern District of Texas Federal Courthouse - Beaumont, Texas

A jury convicted Paul Suarez for his involvement in a drug trafficking
conspiracy and for firearms offenses. Suarez appeals contending that the
convictions were not supported by sufficient evidence. He also asserts that the
district court erred in imposing a 120-month (ten year) mandatory minimum
prison sentence for possession of a sawed-off shotgun in furtherance of a drug
tra... More...
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United States of America v. James Woodring Middle District of Pennsylvania - Williamsport, Pennsylvania

Williamsport, PA - Centre Hall Man Sentenced To 33 Months’ Imprisonment For Explosives And Firearms Offenses

James Woodring, age 51, Centre Hall, Pennsylvania, was sengenced to 33 months’ imprisonment and three years of supervised release, for manufacturing explosives and for being a felon in possession of firearms.

According to United States Attorney David J. Freed, James Woodri... More...
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State of Tennessee v. Mario Donte Keene Mario Keene Sentenced To Life In Prison

Amanda Harris, who was charged with felony murder for her participation in the victim’s death, testified at trial that, prior to her participation in the offenses at issue, she was addicted to crack cocaine and Xanax. She stated that she had taken drugs since she was in the eighth grade and that she had previously been convicted of theft, domestic violence, and reckless endangerment with the use ... More...   $0 (01-13-2018 - TN)

Christian Burt v. State of Indiana COURT OF APPEALS OF INDIANA

On the afternoon of July 13, 2016, Detective Eric Forestal (“Det. Forestal”), an
undercover detective with the Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department
(“IMPD”), was conducting surveillance. He observed a man, later identified as
Burt, exit an apartment building with an open beer bottle in his hand and walk
towards a white Cadillac in the parking lot. Det. Forestal saw Bur... More...
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Christian Burt v. State of Indiana COURT OF APPEALS OF INDIANA

On the afternoon of July 13, 2016, Detective Eric Forestal (“Det. Forestal”), an
undercover detective with the Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department
(“IMPD”), was conducting surveillance. He observed a man, later identified as
Burt, exit an apartment building with an open beer bottle in his hand and walk
towards a white Cadillac in the parking lot. Det. Forestal saw Bur... More...
   $0 (01-13-2018 - IN)

State of Wisconsin v. Michael L. Washington Wisconsin Supreme Court

The petitioner, Michael L. Washington ("Washington"), seeks review of a published court of
appeals decision affirming his judgment of conviction and the
circuit court's order denying his postconviction motion.1 He
asserts that the court of appeals erred in determining that, by his conduct, he waived his statutory right to be present at trial.

Washington specifically cont... More...
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United States of America v. Marchello Dsaun McCain Southern District of California Federal Courthouse - San Diego, California

San Diego, CA - Brother of San Diego Man Killed Fighting for Isis Sentenced to 10 Years for Terrorism-Related Charges and Illegal Firearms Possession

Marchello Dsaun McCain, a convicted violent felon and the brother of Douglas McCain, the first known American who died fighting for the Islamic State of Iraq and al-Sham (ISIS), was sentenced in federal court on January 12, 2018 to 10 years... More...
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United States of America v. Joseph Richard Salcido Southern District of Iowa - Federal Courthouse - Des Moines, Davenport & Council Bluffs

Des Moines, IA - West Des Moines Man Sentenced to 90 Months in Prison for Carjacking at Gun Point

On January 12, 2018, Joseph Richard Salcido, age 25, of West Des Moines, Iowa, was sentenced by United States District Court Judge Robert W. Pratt to 90 months of imprisonment for carjacking a relative at gun point in April 2017, announced United States Attorney Marc Krickbaum.

Salci... More...
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Luis Armando Carreon v. The State of Texas

On April 17, 2006, pursuant to a guilty plea, the trial court convicted Carreon on two counts of burglary of a habitation, both second degree felonies. See TEX. PENAL CODE ANN. § 30.02(c)(2) (West, Westlaw through 2017 1st C.S.). On the only count that is the subject of this appeal, the trial court sentenced Carreon to ten years’ confinement, suspended the sentence, and placed Carreon on communi... More...   $0 (01-12-2018 - TX)

United States of America v. Yoan Alejandro Castillo-Zamora District of Kansas Federal Courthouse - Kansas City, Kansas

Kansas City, KS - Man Sentenced For Smuggling Liquid Methamphetamine to Kansas

A Mexican man was sentenced on January 5, 2018 to 46 months in federal prison for his role in smuggling more than 1,000 pounds of liquid methamphetamine into Kansas City, Kansas.

Yoan Alejandro Castillo-Zamora, 31, a citizen of Mexico, pleaded guilty to one count of conspiracy to distribute methampheta... More...
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State of Oklahoma v. Darris Parker Craig County Courthouse - Vinita, Oklahoma

Vinita, OK - Drunk Driver Sentenced to Twenty Years In Prison For Second-Degree Murder

The State of Oklahoma charged Darris Parker, age 30, with second-degree murder for driving while drunk the wrong way of Oklahoma Highway 82 and running into a semi tractor-trailer rig and killing his passenger.


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State of Missouri vs. Melinda Tillitt Missouri Court of Appeals Western District

Ms. Tillitt was initially charged in May 2015 with four counts of first-degree
statutory sodomy for deviate sexual intercourse involving one of her daughters, K.B.T.
The information was later amended to add one count of first-degree statutory sodomy
for deviate sexual intercourse and one count of first-degree child molestation for sexual
contact involving another daughter, K.D... More...
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State of Missouri vs. Robert E. Stewart

Defendant and T.S. were married in March 2005 and divorced in January 2014. After
divorcing, they attempted to reconcile. Defendant testified they started living together again in
November 2014. T.S. testified she and Defendant both contributed money to put $5,000 down in
a rent-to-own arrangement on the residence at issue in this case. She also testified they lived there
toget... More...
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United States of America v. William Turton and Mathew Lederer Montana District Federal Courthouse - Great Falls, Montana

Great Falls, MT - Great Falls Felons Sentenced for Gun Possession

William Turton, age 49, of Great Falls was sentenced to 18 months in prison, three years of supervised release, and a $100 special assessment, and 40-year old Mathew Lederer of Great Falls was sentenced to 24 months in prison, three years of supervised release, and a $100 special assessment. U.S. District Judge Brian M. Mo... More...
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United States of America v. Joseph Sterling Goin District of Idaho Federal Courthouse - Boise, Idaho

Boise, ID - Joseph Goin Sentenced to Federal Prison for Gun Crime

Joseph Sterling Goin, 24, of Caldwell, Idaho, was sentenced on January 4, 2018 to 24 months in prison by Senior U.S. District Court Judge Edward J. Lodge. Judge Lodge also ordered Goin to serve three years of supervised release upon his release from federal prison.

On October 17, 2017, Goin pleaded guilty to unla... More...
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United States of America v. Timothy Keith Igou District of Alaska Federal Courthouse - Anchorage, Alaska

Anchorage, AK - Truck Thief Sentenced for Possession of Unlawful Weapon

Timothy Keith Igou, 31, of Anchorage, was sentenced on January 8, 2017 by U.S. District Judge Timothy M. Burgess to 37 months in prison, for being a felon in possession of a firearm.

On Dec. 9, 2016, Alaska State Troopers (“AST”) attempted to stop Igou while he was driving a stolen Ford F-250 pickup truck in ... More...
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United States of America v. Francisco Javier Marmolejo, aka “Blindy” Northern District of California Federal Courthouse - San Francisco

San Francisco, CA - Salinas Gang Member Pleads Guilty To Multiple Bank Robberies

Francisco Javier Marmolejo, aka “Blindy,” pleaded guilty on January 5, 2017 in federal court to robbing three San Francisco Bay Area banks announced United States Attorney Brian J. Stretch and Federal Bureau of Investigation Special Agent in Charge John F. Bennett. The plea was accepted by the Honorable Lucy... More...
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STATE OF IOWA vs. DANIELLE BROWN Supreme Court of Iowa

The facts are essentially uncontested. The officers in this case obtained a search warrant for the residence. The search warrant indicated that the police were looking for evidence of the use, sale, and distribution of narcotics, along with firearms and ammunition. The search warrant identified one man, Jeffrey Sickles, as a person to be searched. An attached police affidavit identified a woma... More...   $0 (01-08-2018 - IA)

State of Ohio v. Corby L. Chudzinski Chudzinski guilty in jewelry theft case

Based upon events that occurred on or around February 12-15, 2016, the
Ottawa County Grand Jury indicted appellant on the counts of burglary and theft from an
elderly person. Appellant entered an initial plea of not guilty. Thereafter, a plea deal was
offered to appellant, which he rejected. The matter then proceeded to a jury trial.
{¶ 3} At the trial, the testimony reveale... More...
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