Ask A Question About Trials in District Of Columbia
Latest Trials News
Charges in James Brady's homicide may prove tough
District Of Columbia
District of Columbia police said Friday an autopsy states the cause of Brady's death Monday was the gunshot wound to the head he suffered in 1981 during an assassination attempt on Reagan and its health consequences.
August 17 2014
It's all over but the arguing in Sterling trial
District Of Columbia
Closing arguments are underway in a trial to determine whether the estranged wife of Donald Sterling can sell the Los Angeles Clippers to former Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer for $2 billion.
August 12 2014
The Obamacare Skyrocketing Premiums That Never Were
Oregon
As we approach the one-year anniversary of the federal exchange's disastrous launch, we're reminded of the Obamacare nightmares that weren't. A recent report shows that, nationwide, Obamacare premiums aren't skyrocketing as many predicted. The Health Research Institute (HRI) at PricewaterhouseCoopers analyzed premium data for 27 states and the District of Columbia and found that, on average ...
August 12 2014
Brady's death ruled a homicide; authorities consider pursuing charges
District Of Columbia
WASHINGTON (AP) -- A medical examiner determined that Monday's death of James Brady at age 73 was a homicide, even all these years later, with an autopsy revealing the cause to be the gunshot wound to the head he suffered in 1981 and its health consequences, District of Columbia police spokeswoman Gwendolyn Crump said in a news release Friday.
August 10 2014
Death of Reagan press secretary James Brady ruled a homicide: police
District Of Columbia
By Ian Simpson WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A Virginia medical examiner has ruled the death of former White House press secretary James Brady a homicide resulting from the 1981 assassination attempt against President Ronald Reagan, a Washington police spokesman said on Friday. Police are investigating Brady's death on Monday as a homicide because of the ruling, Officer Hugh Carew said. Depending on ...
August 08 2014
James Brady's Death Is Ruled A Homicide
District Of Columbia
His wounds were inflicted 33 years ago, but James Brady died from John Hinckley Jr.'s attack on President Reagan, according to Washington, D.C., police who cite a Virginia medical examiner's report. The finding could lead to murder charges against Hinckley. Update at 6:55 p.m. ET. Cause Of Death: Gunshot From a D.C. Police Department release today: "On Monday, August 4, 2014, at approximately 10 ...
August 08 2014
NEXT: MURDER CHARGE? Coroner rules Reagan aide Brady's death a homicide
District Of Columbia
VIDEO: A look back at the legacy of James Brady
August 08 2014
US court: Virginia gay marriage ban unconstitutional
District Of Columbia
The State of West Virginia is among many other states and entities that are parties in the case.
August 05 2014
US court issues partial win to bin Laden assistant
District Of Columbia
WASHINGTON (AP) A U.S. appeals court has set aside two of three convictions against a former personal assistant to Osama bin Laden.The U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit issued the ruling Monday in the case...
August 05 2014
Morrisey sues feds; AG says Obama can't 'pick and choose" laws to enforce
West Virginia
By Eric Eyre West Virginia Attorney General Patrick Morrisey filed suit against the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Tuesday, alleging that President Obama's "administrative fix" to the federal Affordable Care Act is illegal. The lawsuit, which was filed in federal court in the District of Columbia, challenges the president's decision last fall to suspend the federal health care law ...
August 03 2014
Federal Court Orders DOJ To Release Fast And Furious Information
District Of Columbia
The Obama administration lost a crucial legal battle on July 18 when a federal court ordered the White House to release previously withheld information on Operation Fast and Furious to the government watchdog group Judicial Watch. According to a press released issued Thursday, the court case stems from a Freedom of Information Act lawsuit (that originally began as a FOIA request) filed by ...
August 01 2014
Federal Court Orders Obama Administration to Release Fast and Furious Information
Index, Washington
Judicial Watch announced today that on July 18, 2014, the U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia ruled that the Obama Department of Justice must turn over to the organization a "Vaughn index" ...
August 01 2014
Detroit seeing upgrades ahead of bankruptcy trial
District Of Columbia
Detroit neighborhoods are being relit, its vacant homes are being sold off or torn down, its public transportation is cleaner and more often on schedule and the city has renegotiated some burdensome union contracts.
July 27 2014
W.Va. customers' health insurance subsidies in peril
Virginia
By Lydia Nuzum A ruling issued by a federal appeals court Tuesday has called into question whether West Virginia will be able to offer health insurance subsidies through the Affordable Care Act. In its decision, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit ruled that states that partnered with the federal government to create an ACA insurance exchange were not eligible to offer ...
July 26 2014
Hung Jury in Attempted-Murder Trial of DC Officer; Bond Revoked
District Of Columbia
Maryland prosecutors say they'll try again after a Prince George's County jury deadlocked in the attempted-murder trial of a District of Columbia police officer accused of trying to kill his wife.
July 25 2014
Hung jury in attempted-murder trial of DC officer

LANHAM, Md. (AP) — Maryland prosecutors say they'll try again after a Prince George's County jury deadlocked in the attempted-murder trial of a District of Columbia police officer accused of trying to kill his wife.
July 25 2014
IPRO Wins Regional Medicare Quality Innovation Contract
New York
LAKE SUCCESS, N.Y., July 23, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- IPRO has won an historic, five-year award as the Medicare-funded Quality Innovation Network (QIN) contractor for the states of New York and South Carolina and for the District of Columbia. Under a new arrangement that begins August 1, state-based Quality Improvement Organizations (QIOs) will be replaced by regional QIN contractors ...
July 23 2014
Major new blow to health care law
West Virginia
In a potentially crippling blow to the new federal health care law, a federal appeals court ruled on Tuesday that the government may not provide subsidies to encourage people to buy health insurance on the new marketplaces run by the federal government. The U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit, in a […]
July 22 2014
Court case offers a peek at how H-1B-fueled discrimination works
Wisconsin
The passage of the Affordable Care Act brought with it a burst of IT spending and hiring. The District of Columbia, for instance, hired offshore outsourcing firm Infosys for $49.5 million to build its Healthcare Exchange.
July 19 2014
Getting to know: Robert Smart with Aetna
Virginia
Title: Vice president of provider networks for Aetna Inc.’s market for Virginia, Maryland and the District of Columbia. Aetna bought Coventry Health Care in 2013. Aetna is the second largest insurer i
July 14 2014
D.C. Police: Man Found Dead In Attic May Have Killed His Roommate
Washington
District of Columbia police say they're investigating the possibility that a man found dead in the attic of a house in the Shaw neighborhood last week might have killed someone else.
July 04 2014
DC police say slaying victim might have killed
Washington
District of Columbia police say they're investigating the possibility that a man found dead in the attic of a house in the Shaw neighborhood last week might have killed someone else.
July 04 2014
Supreme Irony? Court Has Own Buffer Zone
District Of Columbia
The U.S. Supreme Court, which struck down a Massachusetts law that established a 35-foot buffer around abortion clinics, enjoys its own protest-free zone.
June 27 2014
Hundreds at DC VA hospital waiting for appointment
Prescott, arizona
McLEAN, Va. (AP) - Nearly 600 patients seeking appointments at the VA hospital in the District of Columbia are still waiting after more than 90 days, even though average wait times there are roughly in line with the national average, according to an audit released Monday. The Department ...
June 22 2014
Brinton Woods Health and Rehabilitation Center at DuPont Circle Receives Performance Excellence Awa
Virginia
The U.S. Senate Productivity and Quality Awards (SPQA) for Virginia and the District of Columbia is proud to announce that Brinton Woods Health and Rehabilitation Center at DuPont Circle, located in Washington, D.C., is a recipient of the SPQA Achievement in Performance Excellence Award. (PRWeb June 06, 2014) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2014/06/prweb11914757.htm
June 19 2014
Voter Education Effort Wins Emmy Award
District Of Columbia
A groundbreaking civics education campaign, developed and led by judges from courts across the nation, has garnered an Emmy for the National Association of Women Judges . The film “Fair and Free” featuring former U.S.
June 17 2014
7 years later, Blackwater guards go on trial - Quincy Herald-Whig | Illinois & Missouri News, Sport
District Of Columbia
WASHINGTON (AP) - After years of delays, four former guards from the security firm Blackwater Worldwide are facing trial in the killings of 14 Iraqi civilians and the wounding of 18 others in bloodshed that inflamed anti-American sentiment around the globe.
June 16 2014
7 years later, Blackwater guards go on trial in Iraqi killings
District Of Columbia
WASHINGTON — After years of delays, four former guards from the security firm Blackwater Worldwide are facing trial in the killings of 14 Iraqi civilians and the wounding of 18 others in bloodshed that inflamed anti-American sentiment around the globe.
June 16 2014
Blackwater on trial after seven years
Washington, District Of Columbia
An Iraqi man rides a bicycle passing by a remains of a car in Baghdad, Sept. 20, 2007. The car was burnt during the incident when Blackwater guards escorting U.S. Embassy officials opened fire in a Baghdad neighborhood, Sept. 16, 2007, killing 10 people and wounding 13.
June 13 2014
7 years after Iraq shootings, 4 Blackwater guards go on trial
District Of Columbia
After years of delays, four former guards from Blackwater Worldwide are facing trial in the killings of 14 Iraqi civilians and the wounding of 18 others in bloodshed that inflamed anti-American sentiment.
June 13 2014
Home | Contact-us