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Amazon, Judge, Lawyer, Meek Mill, News, Roc Nation, suing, Top Stories -

The lawyer for the judge in the Meek Mill case is going after Amazon and Roc Nation claiming they secretly taped him after they agreed he could go off-the-record, TMZ is reporting. Charles Peruto has filed legal documentation that is the precursor to the actual filing of a lawsuit against the two giants, who were producing a documentary […]

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Judge, News, Ohio -

A magistrate judge in Ohio has resigned after video of him chasing down and grabbing a Black woman by her neck went public. Michael Bachman, the now-former Hamilton County Common Pleas Court Magistrate, said he was forced to resign after the bizarre courtroom incident. He told Cincinnati ABC affiliate WCPO that he was to either […]

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Cleveland, Court, Judge, News, Ohio -

A Cleveland man had two pieces of tape placed over his mouth during his sentencing on Tuesday, after the judged warned him to stop talking. Franklyn Williams was convicted of three armed robberies during his trial, but he reportedly had a lot to say about the matter as Judge John Russo tried to speak. According to the Daily Mail, Williams […]

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#freemeekmill, @AP, Entertainment, Judge, Meek Mill, News, Philadelphia, probation reform, Video -

A judge in Philadelphia denied Meek Mill's request to remove another judge from the rapper's case on Wednesday, saying he doesn't have jurisdiction over the matter.

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Domestic Violence, Judge, Laura Leal, News, Nick Gordon, Police, Video -

Nick Gordon’s girlfriend wants the judge in his assault case to know it was all her fault. Laura Leal has reportedly filed documents in Seminole County, Fla., that include a letter asking the judge to lift the no-contact order set against Gordon. In the correspondence Leal says she needs his love and guidance and wants […]

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Bizarre News, Judge, Known Terrorist List, News, Yolande Bourgeois -

Cook County Judge Yolande Bourgeois' cancun trip for her 65th birthday turned out not to be as smooth as she had planned.

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Judge, New York, Sheila Abdus-Salaam -

"Those of us who loved Sheila and knew her well do not believe that these unfounded conclusions have any basis in reality." - Gregory Jacobs, Sheila Abdus-Salaam Husband, Minister at the Episcopal Diocese of Newark Sheila Abdus-Salaam, first black woman on New York state's highest court. US police are asking for the public's help as they try to track the movements of a pioneering judge before she was found dead in New York's Hudson River. Sheila Abdus-Salaam's body was found along the riverbank near her Manhattan home on April 12. She had been reported missing a day earlier. Two law...

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Judge, Mormon, News, Rapist, Utah -

A Utah judge has come under fire after a sentencing hearing during which he called a convicted rapist an “extraordinarily good man.” Judge Thomas Low sentenced Keith Robert Vallejo to up to life in prison after a jury found him guilty of 10 counts of forcible sexual abuse and one count of object rape, but according to Jennifer Yim, […]

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Judge, Muslim, New York, News, Sheila Abdus-Salaam -

Sheila Abdus-Salaam, the first African-American woman to serve on New York’s highest court, was found dead on the bank of the Hudson River.

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Attorney, Black lives matter, Court, Jail, Judge, Lawyer, News, Ohio, Ohio deputies, Views -

An attorney was sentenced to five days in jail after she refused to remove a Black Lives Matter pin in the courtroom. –Virginia man sentenced for displaying noose in front yard Andrea Burton was ordered by Judge Robert Milich to remove the pin she was wearing while representing a client at a pre-trial hearing and was handcuffed […]

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American Idol, Entertainment, Hip Hop, Judge, Music, Snoop Dogg, Television -

NEW YORK (AP) - If Randy Jackson yells 'Yo Dawg!' during the next season of "American Idol," he could be talking to Snoop Dogg, if the rapper has his way...

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George Zimmerman, Judge, Kenneth Lester, Mark O'Mara, News, Trayvon Martin, Trayvon Martin Case -

SANFORD, Fla. (AP) - A central Florida judge says he's staying on the case of a neighborhood watch volunteer charged with killing an unarmed teenager...

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American Idol, Entertainment, Idol Judges, Jennifer Lopez, Judge, Mariah Carey, Music, Simon Cowell, Steven Tyler, Television, Toni Braxton -

There are recent rumors that Toni Braxton could be joining 'American Idol' as a judge...

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Album Sales, American Idol, Entertainment, Judge, Mariah Carey, Music, Opinion, Singing, Television, Video -

OPINION - Mariah Carey is now officially a judge on the upcoming 12th season. So what does this mean for the pop star and the struggling franchise?...

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American Idol, Entertainment, Fox, Judge, Mariah Carey, Television -

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) - Mariah Carey will be joining the cast of 'American Idol'...

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American Idol, Aretha Franklin, Entertainment, Hoda Kotb, Judge, Kathy Lee, Old, Today -

theGRIO REPORT - Kathy Lee Gifford suggested that Aretha Franklin is too old to be a judge on 'American Idol,' prompting Franklin to say...

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Bernie de la Rionda, Defense, George Zimmerman, Judge, Mark O'Mara, News, Trayvon Martin, Trayvon Martin Case -

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) - The prosecutor in the Trayvon Martin shooting case says a motion by the defense asking the judge to disqualify himself is without merit...

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American Idol, Entertainment, Jennifer Lopez, Judge, Mariah Carey, Steven Tyler -

NEW YORK (AP) - 'American Idol' may be getting a worldwide idol as a judge — Mariah Carey...

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American Idol, Aretha Franklin, Entertainment, Jennifer Lopez, Judge, Patti LaBelle, Steven Tyler -

theGRIO REPORT - Aretha Franklin reportedly wants be a judge on the upcoming season of 'American Idol' alongside Patti LaBelle...

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George Zimmerman, Judge, News, Trayvon Martin, Trayvon Martin Case -

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) - The ex-neighborhood watch volunteer charged with killing Trayvon Martin is again asking for a new judge...

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Audit, Chris Brown, Community Service, Domestic Abuse, Entertainment, Felony, Judge, Rihanna -

LOS ANGELES (AP) - A judge ordered an audit of Chris Brown's community service progress Tuesday after a prosecutor handling his felony assault case cited a possible discrepancy in the amount of work he has performed...

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Apollo Live, Apollo Theater, Bell Biv DeVoe, Centric, Doug E Fresh, Entertainment, Gladys Knight, Jamie Foxx, Jennifer Lopez, Judge, Michael Bivins, Music, Reality TV, Television, Tony Rock -

NEW YORK (AP) - Move over Jennifer Lopez, a veteran singing diva is joining the ranks of judges on reality TV: Gladys Knight...

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Entertainment, Flo Rida, Judge, Lawsuit, Lying, lying to judge, Music -

Flo Rida has been fined $7,000 for lying in a case where a former employee claims she was only paid a little over three dollars an hour...

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Boxer, Fighter, Floyd Mayweather Jr, Guilty, Jail, Judge, Las Vagas, Melissa Saragosa, News, physical training, Sports -

LAS VEGAS (AP) - Floyd Mayweather Jr.'s request that he be released from jail because the low-quality food and water have threatened his health was denied...

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Carjacking, Detroit, Gospel, Judge, Marvin Winans, News, Pastor, Robbery, Trial -

DETROIT - A judge will decide Tuesday if the case against three men charged with robbing and carjacking the Rev. Marvin Winans will go to trial...

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