Ahmaud Arbery murder: Jury in federal hate crimes trial excused after first day of deliberations

CNN — After deliberating for a little more than two and a half hours, the jury in the federal hate crimes trial of the three men convicted of murdering Ahmaud Arbery was excused for the day Monday. Deliberation will resume at 9 am Tuesday on whether the men committed the crime because of the color … Read more

Former Muscogee County deputy clerk convicted in multimillion-dollar fraud | News

COLUMBUS — The former deputy clerk of Muscogee County Court pleaded guilty to bank fraud and tax evasion charges in a scheme that cost the county millions of dollars. Willie Demps, 64, of Phenix City, Ala., pleaded guilty to one count of conspiracy to commit bank fraud and two counts tax evasion before US District … Read more

Iowa chiropractor sentenced for sexually abusing children

A Des Moines chiropractor will spend decades behind bars after pleading guilty to sexually abusing children.A judge sentenced Joshua Hanisch to 20 years in prison for two counts of sex abuse and a drug charge.Hanisch lost his chiropractic license in 2020 when police accused him of sexually abusing six girls as young as 7 years … Read more