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$3M jury award in Md. pedestrian death

A Circuit Court civil jury in Prince George's County Thursday awarded $3.3 million to relatives of a woman killed by a motorist as she walked on a stretch of Pennsylvania Avenue that did not have a sidewalk or guard rails....

By Ruben Castaneda  | March 11, 2011; 8:52 AM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (3)
Categories:  From the Courthouse, Pr. George's, Ruben Castaneda, Updates  | Tags:  Prince George's County civil lawsuits  
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Life in prison for Pr. George's murderer

Nichols also sentenced Brooks to 20 years in prison for using a handgun in the commission of a felony, and five years in prison for a handgun violation.

By Ruben Castaneda  | March 8, 2011; 3:25 PM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (10)
Categories:  Homicide, Pr. George's, Ruben Castaneda, Updates  | Tags:  Jacob L. Brooks, Prince George's County crime  
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Traffic stop questions for shooting case officer

A police video of the incident

By Ruben Castaneda  | March 2, 2011; 11:05 AM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (5)
Categories:  From the Courthouse, Ruben Castaneda, Updates  | Tags:  police misconduct, Prince George's County police brutality  
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Son testifies in father's shooting

The trial is expected to last at least another week.

By Ruben Castaneda  | March 1, 2011; 8:01 AM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (11)
Categories:  From the Courthouse, Pr. George's, Ruben Castaneda, Updates  | Tags:  police misconduct, Prince George's County police brutality  
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14-year-old to be tried as an adult

The boy, who is now 14 years old

By Ruben Castaneda  | February 25, 2011; 10:12 AM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (32)
Categories:  Homicide, Juvenile Justice, Pr. George's, Ruben Castaneda  | Tags:  juvenile crime, Prince George's County crime  
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'Mob' menaced officer before shooting: Testimony

Jackson has not been charged with a crime in connection with the shooting.

By Ruben Castaneda  | February 24, 2011; 7:04 AM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (0)
Categories:  From the Courthouse, Pr. George's, Ruben Castaneda, Updates  | Tags:  Prince George's County police misconduct  
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Witnesses: Cop shot unresisting man, Ruben Castaneda , February 17, 2011
Cop not guilty in hotel assault, Ruben Castaneda , February 17, 2011
Officer to be tried on assault charges in Md., Ruben Castaneda and Magda Jean-Louis , February 14, 2011
Underwire bras cause angst at jail, Ruben Castaneda , February 9, 2011
Prosecutor to seek death penalty, Ruben Castaneda , February 4, 2011
Throat slashing at Pr. George's Jail , Ruben Castaneda , February 3, 2011
Guilty plea in 2005 slaying of Bowie girl , Ruben Castaneda , February 2, 2011
Md. man convicted in bar fight killing, Ruben Castaneda , February 2, 2011
Suspect in 2005 slaying arrested, Ruben Castaneda , January 31, 2011
Settlement in Md. town mayor's lawsuit, Ruben Castaneda , January 24, 2011
Cabin John home invasion robbery , Ruben Castaneda , January 17, 2011
Man found in frozen pond identified, Ruben Castaneda , January 17, 2011
Pr. George's man convicted on murder charge, Ruben Castaneda , January 7, 2011
Pr. George's: Alsobrooks sworn in, Ruben Castaneda , January 5, 2011
Homicide at Suburban Hospital, Ruben Castaneda , January 1, 2011
Man gets life in double murder, Ruben Castaneda , December 20, 2010
Man gets 140 years in music producer killing, Ruben Castaneda , December 14, 2010
Mortgage loan scheme charges for Va. man, Ruben Castaneda , November 30, 2010
Feds: More bribes in Prince George's, Ruben Castaneda , November 16, 2010
Off-duty Md. officer in gunfight , Ruben Castaneda , November 11, 2010
Guilty plea in quadruple D.C. shooting , Ruben Castaneda , November 11, 2010
Infant victim of alleged assault dies, Ruben Castaneda , November 9, 2010
Md. man killed by truck on Beltway, Ruben Castaneda , November 9, 2010
Man shot dead in Landover, Ruben Castaneda , November 9, 2010
Va. home under construction burns down, Ruben Castaneda , November 8, 2010
Ex-Pr. George's prosecutor goes federal, Ruben Castaneda , November 4, 2010
Md. man denies 3 killings in testimony, Ruben Castaneda , October 28, 2010
2nd guilty plea in Md. firefighter arson, Ruben Castaneda , October 26, 2010
New Md. administrative judge looks to technology, Ruben Castaneda , October 25, 2010
Man guilty of killing over 'disrespect', Ruben Castaneda , October 8, 2010
Man held in Md. trooper slaying, Washington Post editors , September 22, 2010
Woman charged after NW D.C. crash, Washington Post Editors , September 9, 2010
Suspects admit to killing 4, police say, Ruben Castaneda , September 3, 2010
D.C. man convicted of raping girlfriend , Anne Bartlett , August 24, 2010
Youth charged in slaying was left alone, Ruben Castaneda , August 20, 2010
Life without parole for Md. murderer, Ruben Castaneda , August 18, 2010
40 years for Pr. George's robber, Washington Post Editors , August 10, 2010
Indictment in Md. trooper's killing, Ruben Castaneda , July 29, 2010
One suspect in two exposures, assault, Ruben Castaneda , July 29, 2010
Jury quickly acquits murder defendant, Ruben Castaneda , July 28, 2010
Teen charged with murder in Md. , Washington Post Editors , July 28, 2010
New judge to Md. Special Appeals court, Ruben Castaneda , July 26, 2010
Judge who deflated tire suspended, Maria Glod , July 21, 2010
Plea hearing for NBA's Delonte West, Ruben Castaneda , July 14, 2010
Two charged in high-risk copper thefts, Ruben Castaneda , July 13, 2010
Man convicted in Md. cabbie murder, Ruben Castaneda , July 2, 2010
No new trial for Keith Washington, Ruben Castaneda , June 23, 2010
Firefighter guilty of arson, Washington Post editors , June 22, 2010
20 years for Md. bar fight shooting, Ruben Castaneda , June 18, 2010
Fund to honor slain Md. trooper, Ruben Castaneda , June 18, 2010
Pr. George's man guilty in wife's slaying, Ruben Castaneda , June 16, 2010
Man arrested in fatal D.C. stabbing, Washington Post Editors , June 1, 2010
1 wounded, 1 dead in apparent D.C. robbery, Washington Post Editors , June 1, 2010
Pr. George's man convicted in slaying, Ruben Castaneda , May 10, 2010
2 identified in fatal New Hampshire Ave. crash, Washington Post Editors , May 10, 2010
Waldorf man gets 29 years in stabbings, Washington Post Editors , April 30, 2010
Sergeant suspended in College Park beating, Mary Pat Flaherty , April 14, 2010
Student's beating: Take a poll, see reader comments, Washington Post Editors , April 13, 2010
Pr. George's man admits killing girlfriend's baby, Ruben Castaneda , March 24, 2010
Fairfax police investigating body found in pond, Ruben Castaneda , March 19, 2010
D.C. police seek public's help in robberies in NE, Ruben Castaneda , March 18, 2010
D.C. police seek quadruple bank robbery suspect, Ruben Castaneda , March 17, 2010
Man, 20, charged in first Arlington homicide of 2010, Washington Post Editors , March 16, 2010
Va. police seek Sunday I-95 hit-and-run driver, Ruben Castaneda , March 15, 2010
Man found on Arlington sidewalk dies Sunday night, Washington Post Editors , March 15, 2010
Pr. George's settles police brutality lawsuit , Ruben Castaneda , March 10, 2010
Man gets 15-year sentence in racing deaths, Washington Post editors , March 2, 2010
Mistrial on most serious counts in street racing deaths, Washington Post editors , March 1, 2010
Jury to get case of street racing deaths, Washington Post editors , February 26, 2010
College Park rape survivor speaks of ordeal, recovery, Ruben Castaneda , February 25, 2010
Pr. George's man sentenced to 30 years for murder, Ruben Castaneda , February 12, 2010
Man pleads guilty in 8 street racing deaths, Washington Post editors , January 29, 2010
Stolen ATV report leads detective to murderer, Ruben Castaneda , January 12, 2010
Murder closings vs. convictions in Pr. George's , Ruben Castaneda , January 8, 2010
Md. attorney dismayed after conviction, Ruben Castaneda , December 29, 2009
Md. task force suggests limiting use of Tasers , Ruben Castaneda , December 18, 2009
Photos of Pr. George's state's attorneys unveiled , Ruben Castaneda , December 17, 2009
Pr. George's double-murder trial ends with hung jury, Ruben Castaneda , December 16, 2009
New Carrollton police chief cleared, Washington Post editors , December 14, 2009
Double murder suspect testifies as trial nears end, Ruben Castaneda , December 11, 2009
That's 'Prince George's,' not 'Pee-Gee' , Ruben Castaneda , December 4, 2009
Survivor recalls gruesome attack in testimony, Ruben Castaneda , December 4, 2009
Detective's error prompts judge to toss out confession, Ruben Castaneda , November 25, 2009
Greetings from the Pr. George's courthouse, jail, Ruben Castaneda , November 24, 2009
 
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