Architect Sentenced to Year in Jail For Firefighter's Death

There have been plenty of civil cases against architects over the years, for all manner of negligence. But, today, an extremely rare criminal case was decided: An architect was sentenced to a year in LA county jail after pleading no contest to the manslaughter of a firefighter who died while trying to contain a fire… » 1/03/14 4:40pm 1/03/14 4:40pm

Juror's iPhone Use Causes Mistrial In Manslaughter Case

A jury foreman in a manslaughter murder case in Florida has caused a mistrial with his iPhone. How? He looked up the word "prudence" during deliberations. On Encarta. » 9/16/10 5:20pm 9/16/10 5:20pm