USAO defends Plowshares conviction | Local News  Brunswick News

Kentucky Gov. Matt Bevin pardoned a man convicted of abusing his stepdaughter

Plowshares seek to toss one of their convictions  Brunswick News

Kerry Porter, paid $7.5M for wrongful murder conviction, arrested on a gun charge  Courier Journal

Kentucky governor pardons man serving life sentence for sexual abuse of 6-year-old stepdaughter  USA TODAY

Michigan lawmakers push to expunge marijuana-related convictions  WDIV ClickOnDetroit

Bevin issues flurry of pardons in his final weeks as Kentucky governor  Lexington Herald Leader

Providing a second chance for deserving Michiganders

Prison Board Says Kansas Governor Should Not Pardon Sex-Trafficked Teen  KCUR

Desi Bouterse’s murder conviction will not trouble him much  The Economist

Final plea reached in 'shock collar' case - Claiborne Progress  Claiborne Progress

Man convicted in Edmonton road rage attack files appeal  Edmonton Sun

HC directs age determination of accused 5 years after prosecution  The Hindu

Guilty of murder: Mills convicted in decapitation case  Beckley Register-Herald

Bevin pardons Kentucky man convicted of sexual abuse of stepdaughter  Hoptown Chronicle

Supreme Court rejects Trump administration's plan to resume federal executions  ABC News

Capital murder defendant wants declaration of innocence  KVIA El Paso

Judge Grants New Trial for Convicted Former Saddleback Youth Mentor

Man convicted of road rage attack files appeal on mistrial decision  Edmonton Journal

Lee Hall burned his ex-girlfriend to death. But a juror's past trauma means he didn't get a fair trial, lawyers say  The Tennessean

Mayor Breed's brother will get a chance to argue for resentencing  San Francisco Examiner

In December 1955, local murder trial kept viewers glued to TVs  KWTX

States high court overturns New Bedford murder conviction for 2nd time

Court of Appeals Issues Stern Warning About Jury Misconduct | New York Law Journal  Texas Lawyer

New Law Ends Disparity in Appellate Representation | New York Law Journal

Court upholds conviction of Mississippi man convicted of killing a neighbor  WMC

Hostile witnesses: Madras high court sets aside man’s conviction in murder case  Times of India

Who is Lee Hall? What to know about the next man scheduled for execution in Tennessee  Tennessean

Jailed Nigerian bomber Henry Okah wants his conviction to be set aside | Pretoria News  Independent Online

Court docs: Dayton Town Council president’s election should be overturned for 1999 felony conviction  Journal & Courier

Broward State Attorney Satz opens Conviction Review Unit  Florida Bulldog

Lee Hall death: Hamilton County judge denies request to reexamine original trial, attorneys ask state not 'rush' into execution  Tennessean

Case Dismissed: 8 Years, No Conviction And A Honolulu Man's Life…  Honolulu Civil Beat

Thomas Clayton will spend rest of his life in prison after murder appeal is denied  Star-Gazette

Death sentence switched to life for man convicted of Kentucky student's murder  WPSD Local 6

‘Nobody got justice:’ Lorenzo Johnson rebounds after 22 years in prison for Harrisburg murder he swears he di  PennLive

HC Sets Aside Conviction Of Man Who Assaulted Bus Conductor For Issuing Ticket with 'I Love You' Message...  Live Law

Convicted meth murders defendant to be sentenced in January; 5th defendant in court Wednesday  WIBW

Tax conviction: Ex-Ocean County GOP boss George Gilmore's sentence is looming  Asbury Park Press

Ill. Ruling Clarifies Wrongful Incarceration Insurance Triggers  Law360

Fontenot seeks personal recognizance bond | Oklahoma |  Enid News & Eagle

UPDATE: TN death row inmate Lee Hall selects last meal  WRCB-TV

Former Norfolk treasurer, councilman Burfoot wants sentence vacated, corrected, or set aside WVEC

Appeals court affirms murder conviction | News, Sports, Jobs  Marshalltown Times Republican

New trial for Surrey man, possessing stolen truck conviction overturned  North Delta Reporter

Dayton council president’s ’99 felony cleared, but election challenge moves forward  Journal & Courier

Mike Bloomberg rolls out sweeping gun safety reform proposals  CNBC

Malaysia court overturns death penalty for Australian grandmother  Al Jazeera English

UPDATE: TN death row inmate Lee Hall served last meal before execution  WRCB-TV

Judge sets aside man's attempted rape conviction, questions if he was 'trying to bargain' over sentence  TODAYonline

UPDATE: Lee Hall placed on 'Death Watch' after supreme court denies stay of execution  WRCB-TV

Fact-checking Donald Trump on libel law and prison  PolitiFact

Conviction set aside in drug case  The News International

'I feel betrayed': coffin assault victim as attackers' jail time cut drastically  TimesLIVE

Keep calm and stop worrying about the NBA's ratings—and the NFL's little gambling problem

Freed ex-president tells crowd Brazil's left can win in 2022  Minneapolis Star Tribune

Impeachment a political judgment call, crime not required  Minneapolis Star Tribune

Geelong man has conviction for sexual assault overturned  Geelong Advertiser

How some Inland cops accused of violent assaults get off with disturbing the peace  San Bernardino County Sun

Analysis | The Daily 202: In ordering McGahn to testify, Judge Ketanji Brown Jackson broadly rejects Trump's absolutist claims  The Washington Post

UH law school project helps set aside inmate's conviction  UH System Current News

Court decision supports murder conviction | News  DeSoto Times-Tribune

More pleas, hearings in Crankdown meth case  Roanoke Times

Opinions Nov. 25, 2019  Indiana Lawyer

When justice 'failed': In 2002, a Kerala man killed his child's rapist-murderer  THE WEEK

Hutchinson man charged under Jessicas Law  The Hutchinson News

Supreme Court Calendar: December 2019  Minnesota Lawyer

Stranger who kidnapped 8-year-old as she walked with her mom sentenced in Fort Worth  Fort Worth Star-Telegram

Foster Grandparents Program holds annual luncheon  Wilkes Barre Times-Leader

Trump Is Incidental to the Culture War  National Review

Nanticoke man arrested on drug trafficking charges  Wilkes Barre Times-Leader

Roger Goodell’s time as NFL commissioner is supposedly winding down. Not everyone is so sure.  The Washington Post

Michigan bills would make more ex-offenders eligible to have criminal records expunged  Detroit Free Press

Federal magistrate recommends federal judge set aside Don Blankenship's conviction  WCHS-TV8

Judge rules that Dallas fugitive can be returned to Colombia to serve sentence for wife's murder  The Dallas Morning News

Wilkes-Barre man arrested in online sex sting  Wilkes Barre Times-Leader

Everything You Want to Know About Arista Networks, One of The Motley Fool’s Favorite Stocks  The Motley Fool

Rep. Adam Schiff: Trump's Potentially Impeachable Offenses Include Bribery  NPR

Accused, not convicted: The legal differences that make the extrajudicial Hyderabad encounter horrifying  Yahoo India News

State audit flags WVW for disappearing fund balance, reporting error  Wilkes Barre Times-Leader

First Spouse Dolls, Snowstang, sand sculpture: News from around our 50 states  USA TODAY

Because Of Jay-Z: The Cultural Critics  BET

Appeal by seven accused fixed for support  Ceylon Daily News

Karim Webb Fights To Bring Equality To The Cannabis Business  Lasentinel

Death sentence switched to life in prison for KY man guilty in notorious 1985 slaying  Lexington Herald Leader

Supreme Court of Canada Bulletin - December 2019  Lexology

It may become easier to clear criminal history in Michigan  Detroit Free Press

Commentary: Is Donald Trump a better leader than Abraham LIncoln? Republicans say yes  Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Judge denies setting aside conviction of Nicki Minaj's brother  Newsday

Guilty! Jury convicts Mills in decapitation case  Bluefield Daily Telegraph

How to get your criminal record sealed in Michigan  Detroit Free Press

Young: King Trump is a gleam in Perry’s eyes  Austin American-Statesman

Impeachment a political judgment call; actual crime not required  Southeast Missourian

Train terror plot convictions set aside by Canadian court  BBC News

A criminal background doesn't have to be a barrier to employment: Ask HR  USA TODAY

The New Journalism  Tablet Magazine

‘Conviction’ aside, Utah Supreme Court says sex offender must register  KSTU FOX 13 Salt Lake City

Get help expunging your criminal record at this Lansing clinic  Lansing State Journal

Guardians Part 2: Tracking Chemirmir | Dallas News  The Dallas Morning News

U.S. appeals court reinstates Nomura bond trader's conviction  Reuters