Trial begins to determine whether Trump administration can ask about citizenship on the 2020 census

A nationwide study showed the question will be a "major barrier" to census participation, which could affect federal funding to states and cities and how congressional districts are drawn.


Delrawn Small’s girlfriend gives emotional testimony on day 2 of NYPD officer Wayne Isaacs’ trial

“I just seen blood all over. It was just leaking out,” Albert told the court.

How to take anyone to small claims court — and when it’s just not worth it

Do you have a dispute you think could be resolved in small claims court? Find out about the small claims process here.

Taylor Swift’s testimony is “badass,” but it also explains why sexual abuse survivors stay silent

The pop star acknowledged her "uncanny ability to elicit new types of criticism." The specter of blame and hostility often keeps sexual assault survivors from coming forward.

Bill Cosby’s new sexual assault trial has been scheduled for November

Prosecutors pushed for a retrial after a 12-person jury was unable to reach a verdict during Cosby's June trial.

Third Vanderbilt football player, Brandon Banks, convicted in rape case

A jury found Brandon Banks guilty on one count of aggravated rape and one count of sexual battery, sending him to a probable 15 years in prison.

Bill Cosby juror didn't believe Andrea Constand because Constand wore "bare midriff" to Cosby's home

This juror's response to Constand's testimony is victim blaming 101.

Bill Cosby Trial: Jurors deadlocked, judge orders continued deliberations

Jury deliberations in the Bill Cosby trial have reportedly stalled.

3 key takeaways from day 4 of the Bill Cosby sexual assault trial

Day 4 presents perhaps the most damning evidence to date.

Is Bill Cosby's trial televised? Here's why you can't watch the court proceedings live.

The high-profile trial won't be televised — or even live-tweeted.

Missy Elliot's sample of Rachel Jeantel was a nod to Trayvon Martin

Rachel Kaadzi Ghanash profiled Missy Elliot for Elle Magazine.

Betty Shelby is not guilty of manslaughter in shooting of Terence Crutcher, jury finds

Were she convicted of first-degree manslaughter, Betty Shelby faced between four years and life in prison.

'Rolling Stone' has settled its UVA sexual assault story suit with Nicole Eramo

'Rolling Stone' made a "confidential settlement" with Eramo, who sued the magazine for defamation.

Dylann Roof sentenced to death for 2015 Charleston church shooting

Roof was convicted on 33 charges, including hate crimes resulting in death and firearms-related offenses.

There are 10 things Dylann Roof doesn’t want to hear at his sentencing. “Evil” is No. 1.

"Evil" and "heart of hate" are among the words Dylann Roof wants prosecutors to avoid during closing arguments to the jury.

Dylann Roof Sentencing: Day 3 reveals new details of convicted killer's jail stay

A disturbing new revelation seemed to solidify the convicted killer's complete lack of remorse.

Dylann Roof judge orders yet another competency test, ahead of death penalty trial

The convicted mass murderer was found competent to stand trial in November, after which a jury found him guilty of hate crimes.

Dylann Roof's mother reportedly collapsed from a heart attack during his trial

His mother had collapsed at Wednesday's proceedings in what Roof's attorney has identified as a heart attack.

Judge in Bill Cosby sexual assault case admits damning testimony from previous lawsuit

The court will hear Cosby's accounts of drugging women to have sex with them.

Jury unable to reach a verdict in Walter Scott murder trial, mistrial declared

The Walter Scott murder trial just ended in a mistrial.

Jury in Michael Slager trial says it can't reach consensus in Walter Scott murder case

Jurors said they could not come to a consensus.


Donald Trump settles Trump University lawsuits for $25 million

"Donald Trump fought us every step of the way," New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman said in a statement.

Bill Cosby's lawyers ask judge to keep testimony from Cosby's other victims out of trial

Prosecutors hope to call 13 women who can testify to Cosby's M.O.

Michael Slager murder trial: Does the officer who shot Walter Scott have a solid defense?

There is evidence not captured on bystander video that explains the officer's actions, his attorney's will argue.

Canadian judge told alleged rape victim "sex and pain sometimes go together"

Robin Camp relied on rape myths while trying a sexual assault case and could now be removed.

Gretchen Carlson just got $20 million settlement from Fox in her sexual harassment lawsuit

Fox News is also expected to offer Carlson a public apology.

Uber drivers may have just lost their $100 million cash settlement

The ruling affects almost 400,000 drivers.

Bill Cosby Files Motion to Have Criminal Case Dismissed

Bill Cosby's attorneys claim he's been denied due process of law.

William Porter Must Testify in Trials of Baltimore Officers Accused in Freddie Gray Death

Things are finally moving forward in Baltimore.

What Is Double Jeopardy? Knife Found at OJ Simpson's Former Estate Sparks Investigation

Double jeopardy is a trial rule that protects O.J. Simpson from being charged for the same crime again.