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Child predator offers apology at sentencing

...Advocacy Center in Juneau.The images in question also did not meet the legal definition of child pornography, the defense attorney added. He said he would have moved to sever those charges from the child sex abuse case.Prosecutors offered Scaggs...
Man gets 8 years for rape

...he said.? Contact reporter Emily Russo Miller at 523-2263 or at's Note: A paragraph in this article has been changed to better clarify the defense attorney's argument in court.
Lawyer for Kane accuser: Evidence bag secretly left in door

...compromised," Cambria told The Associated Press. "We are obviously quite pleased with the DNA results."A noted defense attorney who is not involved in the Kane case said that bag could simply have been carelessly discarded if the evidence it...
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Judge refuses to drop charges against police in Gray death

...attracted dozens, and resulted in just one arrest.Defense attorneys failed to convince Circuit Judge Barry Williams that...officer should get his or her own trial, siding with defense attorneys who argued that their clients would be prejudiced...
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Petersburg bomber gets probation, fine

...The day of the explosion, Weaver was "seriously contemplating suicide" but inadvertently set off the bomb, the defense attorney said."He was in the pit messing with the wires and batteries and accidentally set it off," Weidner said. He added...
Girls to stay in adult court in classmate stabbing case

...what had happened. She said she planned to discuss an appeal with the girl and the attorney then left. The other defense attorneys and prosecutors departed without speaking to reporters.The girls are both from Waukesha, a conservative Milwaukee...
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Victims torn over death penalty for theater gunman

...disappeared one by one from a courtroom TV screen."For James Eagan Holmes, justice is death," he said. "Death."Defense attorney Tamara Brady said that the massacre was heartbreaking but that Holmes' schizophrenia was the sole cause."The...
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Jury keeps execution as option as sentencing advances in Holmes trial

...stage can be more challenging for each juror, and to choose capital punishment, they must be unanimous, Denver defense attorney Dan Recht said."They're making the ultimate decision of life or death, quite literally," Recht said. "All...
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Officer pleads not guilty in traffic stop shooting

...voluntary manslaughter in the July 19 shooting of Samuel DuBose, who was stopped for not having a front license plate. Defense attorney Stewart Mathews said there are two sides to the case and the officer's much-viewed body camera video of the traffic...
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Federal charges including hate crimes for accused shooter

...defendant was primarily driven by a victim's race or religion as opposed to other factors frequently invoked by defense attorneys, such as drug addiction or mental illness.Last year, a federal appeals court in Ohio overturned hate-crime...
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