criminal defenses

'Stand Your Ground' defendant found guilty

Michael Drejka, who fatally shot an unarmed man, Markeis McGlockton, last summer in Florida during a dispute over a handicapped-accessible parking spot, was found guilty of manslaughter Friday night.

Harvard professor defends representing Harvey Weinstein

The Harvard Law Professor and faculty dean representing Harvey Weinstein in his sexual assault trial sent a lengthy email to Harvard students on Friday defending the idea of representing people deemed to be "guilty, unpopular, vile or undesirable."

Harvey Weinstein announces new defense team

Harvey Weinstein has assembled a cadre of new high-profile attorneys this week for his upcoming sexual assault case after his recent public split with famed New York criminal defense lawyer Benjamin Brafman.