Jelani Maraj, the brother Nicki Minaj, has been offered a revised plea deal in his child rape case after DNA found on the alleged 12-year-old victim’s clothing matched his semen. Before the DNA evidence became available, Maraj was offered 7 years in prison, however, he declined to accept the deal. The new deal is now offering a minimum of 15 years.
A grand jury indicted Maraj in December on felony child rape charges, including predatory sexual assault against a child and first degree sexual conduct against a child. The accuser reportedly told authorities that Maraj repeatedly raped and sodomized her between April 1 and November 30, 2015.
Earlier this week, the Nassau County District Attorney’s Office told the judge: “A DNA profile, a partial profile matching the defendant or consistent with the defendant, your honor, to the point in the hundreds of billionths of chance of it being any other individual, was discovered in the pantsof the complainant in this case, and also tested positive indicating the presence of semen. Continue reading
A grand jury has indicted Jesse Matthew with the October 17, 2009 disappearance and death of Morgan Harrington.
Matthew is facing with first-degree murder and abduction with intent to defile. The maximum penalty for each offense is life in prison.
Here’s the news release from Albemarle County:
On September 11, 2015, an Albemarle County Grand Jury returned two Indictments against Jesse Leroy Matthew, Jr. Continue reading
Halle Berry and Gabriel Aubry had it out in court over the actress’s claim he’s trying to make their 6-year-old daughter, Nahla, appear white.
Halle argued Aubry was manipulating Nahla’s naturally-curly hair, by straightening and lightening it with highlights, in an effort to make the girl to appear to be less African American.
Halle didn’t show in court Monday morning, but her lawyer Steve Kolodny did, along with Gabriel and after a lot of arguing the judge ruled NEITHER Halle nor Gabriel could change Nahla’s look from its natural state. Continue reading
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The folks over at celebjihad removed a fake Kate Upton photo after receiving a takedown notice from the model’s lawyers — and then replaced the image with an anti-semitic cartoon depicting a hook-nosed lawyer holding a wad of cash.
As if there could possibly be any doubt as to whether or not the cartoon is anti-semitic, the image itself is named xjew_cartoon2.
When Patrick Snay, 69, a former employee of a Florida prep school won 80,000 tax-free dollars in an age discrimination suit, he made a fatal mistake: he told his teenage daughter.
According to the Miami Herald, the younger Snay took to Facebook and reportedly posted:
Zimmerman Lawyer Mark O’Mara revealing a STEALTH JUROR TRIED but FAILED to get through the system in this BOMBSHELL presser!
The judge had one more very pointed question for a perspective juror in the George Zimmerman trial.. It started off something like this, “Have you ever posted a comment on the internet under the name..”
Chris Brown.. Somebody wants the rapper dead.. But is this actually happening? Or is it a ploy for sympathy? Who can say for sure.. One thing is for sure, some one wants him dead. According to his attorney..