I didn’t think too many people were surprised with the guilty verdict in the R. Kelly federal racketeering and sex trafficking charges after the fallout from Lifetime’s airing of ‘Surviving R. Kelly’ now it appears that Robert Kelly isn’t going to survive R. Kelly at least from a freedom stand point.   The 7 week […]

Sad but true Ronnie Oneal became a viral name for his opening statements while representing himself in a double murder case and still sad the Ronnie started his trial is the way he closed it. “I did kill Kenyatta Barron, but I want you to tell it like it is if you’re going to tell […]

The city of Minneapolis prepared for justice not being served for the murder of George Floyd before the judge read the verdict of Derek Chauvin the ex-police officer that stood trial for George Floyd’s murder.  But instead of mayhem cheers rang out around the world as the breathe of justice was announced that Derek Chauvin […]

Famous Hollywood producer and mogul 67 year old Harvey Weinstein reckoning has begun as it appears that he will be potentially spending the rest of his life in prison after being convicted by a jury last month of Criminal Sexual Act in the First Degree and Rape in the Third Degree, the maximum for the […]

Hollywood mogul, former film producer but now convicted sex offender 67 year old Harvey Weinstein, was finally convicted of felony sex crime and rape, but acquitted him of the most serious charges against him, predatory sexual assault in February. A shocked that going to jail was really going down, Weinstein was immediately sent to jail, after being […]

CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) – The trial for a professional boxer was supposed to start on Monday, however, Adrien Broner ended up pleading guilty to reduced charges. Broner was indicted on the charges of gross sexual imposition, sexual imposition and abduction for kissing a woman inside the VIP Lounge at The Park Social Lounge on West […]

CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) – One of the three Ohio ministers accused of sex trafficking teenage girlshas pleaded guilty to the charges. Cordell Jenkins, a Cleveland native and former pastor, changed his not guilty plea to guilty during a hearing in federal court in Toledo on Tuesday. Two counts of sex trafficking of children One count of […]

CLEVELAND– A Cleveland woman and her boyfriend are expected to plead guilty in the murder of 5-year-old Jordan Rodriguez. Investigators found the boy’s remains behind a house on West 80th Street in Cleveland on Dec. 19.  Court documents said his body showed signs of abuse, including broken ribs. His mother, 34-year-old Larissa Rodriguez, and her […]

CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) – It took a jury less than six hours to reach a verdict in the trial of Christopher Whitaker, the man accused of killing 14-year-old Alianna DeFreeze in January 2017. We are not permitted to live stream in the courtroom today, but will keep you updated in a live blog here: 11:50 Judge […]

CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) – The Cuyahoga County Prosecutor’s Office announced Monday morning a verdict was reached in the trial against Donnell Lindsey, the man accused of shooting and killing a 3-year-old toddler. The jury found Lindsey guilty in the felony murder of the boy. He was also found guilty on multiple counts of felonious assault, attempted murder, and […]

CLEVELAND– A man pleaded guilty to the deaths of five people in a house on Cleveland’s east side in 2014. James Sparks-Henderson, 21, was charged with multiple counts of aggravated murder, attempted aggravated murder, felonious assault and aggravated robbery. Sparks-Henderson pleaded guilty to killing live people and trying to kill two children during a hearing Wednesday afternoon. […]

CHARLESTON, SC (WCSC) – A state judge sentenced Dylann Roof on 13 state counts in the June 2015 Charleston church shooting Monday afternoon. Dylann Roof, 23, was sentenced to life without the possibility of parole on each of nine murder counts, each term to be served consecutively; and a consecutive 30-year prison term on each of three […]