CBS62logoNEW2013_blue_final_header_White wwj950-sm2011b 971-ticket-35smb 35h_CBSSportsRad_Detroit

trial

Sandra Layne is seen in court on Dec. 6. (Credit: WWJ/Ron Dewey)

Murder Trial Delayed For Woman Who Gunned Down Grandson

A March trial has been scheduled for a 74-year-old West Bloomfield woman charged in the shooting death of her 17-year-old grandson.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/06/2012

(Bill Pugliano/Getty Images, File)

Ex-Detroit Mayor Ordered To State Court Next Week

Ex-Detroit Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick must meet with Judge Groner to discuss restitution and sales of his book.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/05/2012

(credit: istock)

Lawyer Grills Witness In Detroit Corruption Case

Karl Kado was put under a rigorous cross-examination Tuesday, one day after telling jurors that he passed cash to then-Detroit Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick and his father, Bernard Kilpatrick.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/04/2012

John Stamos (Credit: Larry Busacca/Getty Images)

UP Couple Want Stamos Extortion Case Thrown Out

Two people in the Upper Peninsula who were convicted of trying to extort money from actor John Stamos are blaming their lawyers.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/30/2012

istockphoto

Detroit Fire Case Gets Hearing In US Supreme Court

At a hearing in Washington, the justices appeared inclined to rule that criminal defendants like Lamar Evans can’t be retried, even if the acquittal is based on legal errors.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/10/2012

Kenneth Bluew

Ex-Michigan Cop Gets Life In Pregnant Girlfriend’s Death

A disgraced, former Michigan police officer was sentenced Monday to life in prison without parole for the strangulation death of his pregnant girlfriend that was intended to appear as a suicide.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/06/2012

(Art: Carole Kabrin) This sketch depicts the defendants and attorneys in the corruption trial of former Detroit Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick (far left).. Depicted from left, background: Bobby Ferguson, Bernard Kilpatrick and Victor Mercado.

Kilpatrick Co-defendant Pleads Guilty In Detroit Corruption Trial

The former head of Detroit’s water department has pleaded guilty, six weeks into a corruption trial that also involves ex-Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/05/2012

Sean Combs is seen in court on July 11, 2012. (WWJ Photo/Ron Dewey)

Rifle-Toting Teen Sues City, Police Over Arrest

An 18-year-old Troy man who was acquitted on charges of carrying a loaded rifle through downtown Birmingham is now suing the city.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/17/2012

Kenneth Bluew

Officer Guilty Of Murdering Pregnant Girlfriend

A jury has convicted a 37-year-old suspended police officer of first-degree murder in the extension cord strangulation of a woman eight months pregnant with his son.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/12/2012

Thaddeus McCotter. (Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Man With Immunity Testifies In McCotter Probe

A Detroit-area man says he was granted immunity to help authorities in a case involving election petitions submitted by former U.S. Rep. Thaddeus McCotter’s campaign.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/05/2012

more

previous