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Stories with subject: Obstruction of justice
  • Man, 24, convicted of manslaughter, arson, in stabbing death 
    Updated: May-17-15 6:58 pm

    COVINGTON, Louisiana - A 24-year-old man has been convicted of stabbing a 32-year-old Slidell woman to death in 2012, then setting her body afire.

  • 2 ex-Los Angeles sheriff's brass face jail corruption charge 
    Updated: May-15-15 5:46 am

    LOS ANGELES - When Los Angeles sheriff's deputies discovered an inmate with a smuggled phone was working with the FBI to expose inmate abuse by guards, word quickly went to the upper ranks of the embattled agency.

  • Oklahoma owner of Polygraph.com pleads guilty to mail fraud 
    Updated: May-14-15 11:38 am

    OKLAHOMA CITY - A former Oklahoma City law enforcement officer and owner of "Polygraph.com" has pleaded guilty to federal obstruction of justice and mail fraud charges for allegedly training customers how to lie and conceal crimes during polygraph examinations.

  • Another arrest made in shooting of 2 Hattiesburg officers 
    Updated: May-13-15 9:52 pm

    JACKSON, Mississippi - A fifth person was arrested Wednesday in connection with the fatal shooting of two Mississippi police officers last weekend.

  • Appeals court upholds Vercher murder charge 
    Updated: May-07-15 10:51 am

    LAKE CHARLES, Louisiana - An appeals court has affirmed the second-degree murder and obstruction of justice convictions of an Oberlin man accused in the stabbing death of his estranged wife.

  • 2 arrested, 1 wanted, in St. Landry drug overdose death 
    Updated: May-01-15 7:56 am

    OPELOUSAS, Louisiana - St. Landry Parish sheriff's detectives have arrested two people, and another remains at large, in the April 17 drug-related death of 26-year-old Lance Gordon.

  • Witnesses in 'maternity tourism' case charged for leaving US 
    Updated: May-01-15 6:11 am

    SANTA ANA, California - Ten men and women from China who were considered witnesses in the investigation of so-called maternity tourism operators in Southern California were charged Wednesday with violating court orders to stay in the United States during the probe.

  • Witnesses in 'maternity tourism' case charged for leaving US 
    Updated: Apr-30-15 10:28 pm

    SANTA ANA, California - Ten men and women from China who were considered witnesses in the investigation of so-called maternity tourism operators in Southern California were charged Wednesday with violating court orders to stay in the United States during the probe.

  • Ex-FBI agent pleads not guilty to lying during Bulger trial 
    Updated: Apr-30-15 5:19 pm

    BOSTON - A former FBI agent lied to jurors during mobster James "Whitey" Bulger's trial and overstated his professional accomplishments, including falsely claiming to be the first officer who recovered the rifle used to assassinate Martin Luther King Jr., federal officials said Thursday in announcing a perjury case against him.