Watchdog groups including NAACP Legal Defense Fund and LGBTQ advocate Lambda Legal opposed David Stras' nomination.
A California judge granted a motion to dismiss criminal charges against three of Backpage’s top officials: Carl Ferrer, Michael Lacey and James Larkin.
John O’Neill must disclose any planned sexual activity to police or face up to five years in prison.
The state was unsuccessful when it first tried to execute Romell Broom in 2009.
A judge sentenced the killer to four life terms, adding to three life terms he already received in a third case.
For the first time, defendants in Delaware have been convicted and sentenced under the federal “cyberstalking resulting in death” statute.
Quinton Tellis is believed to have been in a relationship with Jessica Chambers, the teen who died after being set on fire in her car in December 2014.
Georgia is slated to execute a former sailor on Wednesday for the murder and dismemberment of a fellow shipmate 24 years ago.
Helaman Hansen, 63, was arrested on charges relating to his alleged operation of a fraudulent adult-adoption program targeting undocumented immigrants.
The state with the highest number of exonerations was Texas, with 54, followed by New York with 17 and Illinois with 13.
Experts say the trial will provide a rare glimpse into a secretive splinter sect of Mormonism.
The defendant’s house “offered no clues to the horrors that she allegedly made her two young victims endure.”