Ortega was found guilty of operating a drug trafficking ring that stretched all the way from Mexico to Alabama.
Rep. Jeremy Gray, D-Opelika, wants the AG’s office or DOJ to examine all of the DA's previous cases for similar issues.
The plea deal came shortly before Jefferson County Circuit Court Judge Stephen C. Wallace was to hear arguments on selective and vindictive prosecution.
“The District Court’s modest injunction is a reasonable accommodation, given the short time before the election,” the three dissenting justices wrote.
The Alabama Board of Pardons and Paroles granted Worsley parole on Wednesday.
Plaintiffs say the phrase “so help me God” amounts to a mandatory religious oath.
A federal judge sentenced Ronald Tai Young Moon Jr. of Vestavia Hills, 56, to 30 years in prison.
Moore is arguing that the state has exceeded its authority by issuing COVID-19 restrictions and the statewide mask mandate.
When anti-pay-discrimination icon and activist Lilly Ledbetter started receiving mail from late Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Ledbetter’s attorney told her to save the envelopes....
The passing of one of the court’s most liberal justices so close to the Nov. 3 general election has set off a political firestorm as to...