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The Georgia woman who terminated her five-month-long pregnancy by taking an abortion pill she purchased online had the murder charges against her dropped, The Washington…

CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) –19 Action News has learned that there has been significant movement in the Tamir Rice shooting investigation. Cleveland Municipal Court Judge Ronald B. Adrine released an opinion Thursday stating that there is probable cause to charge Officer Timothy Loehmann with murder, involuntary manslaughter, reckless and negligent homicide and dereliction of duty. Police say […]

DOWNTOWN CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) –Defense attorney’s were unsuccessful once again in asking the charges against Cleveland Police Officer Michael Brelo be dropped. Officer Brelo’s team renewed their motion for dismissal of manslaughter charges Friday afternoon and Judge John O’Donnell denied the request. Judge John O’Donnell will hear closing arguments on Tuesday beginning at 10 a.m. He […]

MASSILLON, OH (WOIO) –Washington High School baseball coach Neall French was arrested earlier this month for violating state drug laws, according to a Cleveland police report. French, who spent the last 24 years either playing or coaching baseball, was arrested during a traffic stop around 8 p.m. on March 9. He was on State Road […]

WOOSTER, Ohio — Two people were arrested after drug agents found a working meth lab inside a home in Wooster Thursday. According to the Medway Drug Enforcement Agency, agents found the lab/active cook inside a home in the 500 block of Lincoln Street. They also found evidence of past meth cooks. Agents were on scene […]

UPDATED Thursday, March 5, 2015, 11:30 a.m. EST –  During a Thursday press conference, Michael Brown’s family attorneys announced that they will file a civil lawsuit against the city of Ferguson following the Justice Department’s decision not to press charges against Darren Wilson, the Ferguson police officer who shot and killed their unarmed son. The […]

UPDATED Wednesday, March 4, 2015, 3:21 p.m. EST –  Michael Brown, Jr.‘s parents Lesley McSpadden and Michael Brown, Sr. had the following to say in a statement released by their lawyers, according to Buzzfeed News: Today we received disappointing news from the Department of Justice that the killer of our son wouldn’t be held accountable […]

From NewsOne: The first person to contract the Ebola virus within the United States is taking action against the Texas hospital that exposed her to it, the Dallas Morning News reports. Nina Pham has reportedly filed a lawsuit against Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital’s corporate company, Texas Health Resources. According to her lawyers, the nurse that treated Ebola patient Thomas […]

Incredibly, the City of Cleveland responded on Friday to a lawsuit filed by the family of 12-year-old Tamir Rice by saying he was responsible for his own demise. The boy was shot dead by cops while he held a pellet gun. Reports Cleveland.com: The city, in its response, wrote that Tamir’s death on Nov. 22 and all of […]

UPDATED Tuesday, February 24, 2015, 3:05 p.m. EST – The Department of Justice’s decision not to charge George Zimmerman in the killing of Trayvon Martin marks the end of the road for any legal recourse his family will seek in the case, a family lawyer told NewsOne. When asked if they will seek any further remedy […]

Suge Knight was taken to hospital after suffering from stomach-related issues, TMZ reports. The former CEO of Death Row Records was scheduled to make an appearance in court yesterday relating to the robbery charges he is facing after being accused of stealing a camera from a paparrazo in early September of last year along with […]

CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO reports) – Acting on evidence gathered by the Cleveland Division of Police Gang Impact Unit, a Cuyahoga County Grand Jury has indicted 12 adult members of the Cutthroats, a violent street gang that operated in Cleveland’s Glenville neighborhood, on RICO charges and for participating in criminal gang activity. A 13th gang member […]