Boston Marathon Bomber Asks For New Lawyers To Handle AppealBoston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev has asked a federal appeals court to appoint new lawyers to handle the appeal of his conviction and death sentence.
Whitey Bulger's Appeal To Be Heard In JulyIn his appeal, he argues that he was not given a chance to fully present his claim that a now-deceased federal prosecutor had given him immunity.
Peter King: Robert Kraft 'Will Go Rogue On This' And Take NFL To Court“I thought it was a little bit of a sledgehammer killing an ant,” King told CBS This Morning on Tuesday.
Supreme Court Rejects Kosilek Appeal For Taxpayer Funded Sex-Change SurgeryThe Supreme Court has rejected an appeal from a convicted murderer in Massachusetts who has been seeking taxpayer-funded sex-reassignment surgery in prison.
Seth Mazzaglia Appeals Conviction In Lizzie Marriott MurderLawyers for a man sentenced to life without parole for raping and killing a University of New Hampshire student have filed a mandatory notice of appeal.
Whitey Bulger's Attorneys Appeal His ConvictionBulger's lawyers made the filing Thursday afternoon in a federal appeals court in Boston.
Mass. Prison Officials To Appeals Court Judge: Inmate Doesn't Need Sex Change The Massachusetts Department of Corrections told a federal appeals court Thursday that prison officials have provided adequate treatment, including female hormones, laser hair removal and psychotherapy. He said only 5 percent of people with the disorder actually undergo sex-reassignment surgery and argued that it would pose security issues at the all-male prison.
Massachusetts Appeals Court To Hear Inmate Sex Change CaseA federal appeals court is set to hear arguments from Massachusetts prison officials challenging a court order to provide taxpayer-funded sex-reassignment surgery for an inmate serving a life sentence for murder.
What Should I Do If My Insurer Denies A Claim?If your insurer denies a claim, you have two options for appeal: internally with the insurance company and externally with the government.
Mass. Prison Officials Appeal Sex-Change RulingMassachusetts prison officials are appealing a decision that would force taxpayers to pay for a sex-change operation for a transgender inmate serving a life sentence for murder.
SJC Hears Pledge Of Allegiance Challenge From Atheist Acton CoupleA lawyer for an atheist family has asked Massachusetts' highest court to ban the practice of reciting the Pledge of Allegiance in state public schools.
Court Considers Appeal Of Sudbury Man's Terror ConvictionA federal appeals court heard arguments in the case of a Massachusetts man convicted of conspiring to help al-Qaida.