Judge In Peterson Trial: Prosecution's 'Disrespect For The Court Is Shocking'Just hours after defense attorneys for Drew Peterson withdrew a motion for a mistrial over a mistake by prosecutors, testimony was halted again Wednesday and the judge angrily chided prosecutors after another witness discussed evidence barred from the trial, saying "the disrespect for the court is shocking."
Motion For Mistrial Denied In Drew Peterson TrialThe judge in the Drew Peterson murder trial has denied a motion for a mistrial by the defense Thursday, although testimony by a witness the day before made him furious at prosecutors.
Not Enough Jurors Dooms Isom Case To Mistrial The capital murder trial of a Gary man charged with killing his wife and stepchildren ended Wednesday in mistrial after running out of jurors.
Judge Will Hold Hearing On Cellini Juror's Failure To Disclose Felony ConvictionsSpringfield power broker William Cellini won’t get an automatic mistrial after learning that a juror in his corruption trial failed to disclose her criminal record before being picked for the jury, but a federal judge will hold a hearing on the matter.
Dorfman: Clemens Wins One For Legal System; Truth May Be A VictimWhat happened in the Roger Clemens case yesterday was probably right, but nobody should feel good about it.
UPDATED: Judge Rules Mistrial In Clemens CaseThe judge declared a mistrial Thursday in baseball star Roger Clemens' perjury trial after prosecutors showed to jurors evidence that he had ruled would be out of bounds in the case.
Mistrial For Suspect In Robbery Of Antoine WalkerJurors deliberated for more than seven hours before a Cook County judge declared a mistrial Friday night in the case of a man accused of tying up former NBA star Antoine Walker and his assistant in an armed home invasion three years go.