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Trial Starts for 8 Charged in Baltimore Jail Case

The trial for eight remaining defendants in a vast drug-smuggling operation at a downtown Baltimore jail has opened with jury selection.


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Phelps’ DUI Trial Delayed by a Month

Michael Phelps’ trial on a DUI charge has been postponed by a month.


Former Virginia Governor Robert McDonnell leaves U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Virginia with family members, including his son Bobby (R), after he found guilty in his corruption trial September 4, 2014, in Richmond, Virginia. The jury found McDonnell guilty of 11 corruption-related counts, and his wife Maureen McDonnell of eight counts. They were on trial for accepting gifts, vacations and loans from a Virginia businessman in exchange for helping his company.   (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)

McDonnell Wants New Trial Over Jury Issues

Lawyers for former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell say he should get a new trial on corruption charges because the jury in his case was potentially biased and may have acted improperly.


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Va. Man Charged in HIV Exposure Case Freed on Bond

A Virginia man charged with having unprotected sex with two women in Maryland without disclosing he was HIV-positive has been released on bond until trial.


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Man Held in Killing Girlfriend Charged With Intimidation Plot

Baltimore County Police say a man charged with killing his girlfriend tried to hire another inmate to hurt a possible witness in the case.


Marine Cpl. Wassef Ali Hassoun (C) arrives at Marine Corps Base Quantico July 15, 2004 in Quantico, Virginia. Hassoun has been at Landstuhl Regional Medical Center in Germany since last week. With Hassoun is an unidentified civilian employee of the Joint Personnel Recovery Agency. (Photo by Jason Fudge/US Marines via Getty Images)

Vanishing Marine Will be Tried on Desertion Charge

A U.S. Marine who vanished from his unit in Iraq and later wound up in Lebanon for eight years will face trial on desertion and other charges, the military said Friday.


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McDonnell Daughter Testifies on Parents’ Marriage

The eldest daughter of former Gov. Bob McDonnell testified Wednesday that her parents’ marriage had been troubled for many years and her mom developed “a mild obsession” with the Virginia businessman whose gifts to the family are at the heart of the McDonnells’ corruption trial.


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Key Witness in Ex-Va. Gov. McDonnell Trial: Gifts, But No Affair

The key witness in the corruption trial of Virginia’s former governor and his wife said his association with the couple was fraught with bad decisions — but an affair with the first lady was not one of them.


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Rolex Passed Among Jurors in Ex-Va. Gov. McDonnell Trial

They were once friends, or at least friendly. Both were self-made men who’d soared far past their working-class background. One was a rising star of the Republican Party and potential vice-presidential pick. The other, a multimillionaire entrepreneur who owned a private jet.


Former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell stands with his wife Maureen McDonnell. (credit: Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Vacations, Trips Detailed at Ex-Governor’s Trial

When former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell and his wife, Maureen, were indicted on corruption charges in January, the couple stood together at a hastily called news conference to denounce the charges.




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