A judge found that additional evidence did not warrant another hearing. Florida State Attorney Angela Corey is seeking a 60-year sentence for Alexander, who was convicted of aggravated assault for firing what she said was a warning shot at her abusive husband.
John and Janice Land face charges of adult abuse and attempted false imprisonment after police discovered their autistic adult twin sons locked in a basement with no furniture, working lights or bathroom.
Saginaw County Jail is making the transition from orange prison jumpsuits to black and white after prison officials noticed members of the public sporting orange jumpsuits—a trend that they believe is linked to the hit Netflix series Orange Is the New Black.
City officials have approved plans for a high-rise that will include 219 luxury apartments and 55 affordable-housing units. The luxury-condo owners will be allowed full access to the front entrance, while others must use a separate entrance.
In the wake of some recent deaths at the hands of law enforcement, it’s frightening for this black man to walk out his door in the morning not knowing if a misunderstanding will turn into a violent confrontation.