Dallas judge says no to lower bail for pregnant woman who didn’t want to have baby in jail

A pregnant woman in the Dallas County jail hoped a judge would lower her bail enough so she could give birth while she wasn’t in the sheriff’s custody. But State…

Not Deterred By Getting A Criminal Defendant Pregnant Or Sleeping With A Juror, Prosecutor Is Running For Judge

Matthew Leveridge is an elected prosecutor in Kentucky, and now he’s running to be a judge. But he’s no stranger to scandal. Back in 2014, he admitted to getting a…

A 10-year-old rape victim in Brazil sought an abortion. A judge urged: Stay pregnant.

Placeholder while article actions load The 10-year-old rape victim was pregnant, and asking a court to authorize an abortion. She found herself sitting under a crucifix in the courtroom in…

Law clerk details pregnancy discrimination claim after federal judge fired her 10 days before her baby was born

She was ultimately fired 10 days before the baby was born. Story continues below advertisement “I need to fix this for everyone, for the people who come after me, for…

Asking a pregnant woman if she is coming back to work IS discrimination, employment judge rules

Asking a pregnant woman whether she is coming back to work before she goes on maternity leave is discrimination, an employment tribunal has ruled. Laura Jo Duffy, who worked as…

Judge releases video of pregnant woman’s daring rescue from fiery car on I-77 – WSOC TV

HUNTERSVILLE, N.C. — A judge has released the body camera video of a daring rescue over the summer when a pregnant woman was freed from a burning car on an…

Mother of slain toddler, Nevaeh Allen, eight months pregnant; judge sets bond at $375,000

BATON ROUGE – Bonds have been set for a couple accused of beating a toddler to death and then faking the child’s disappearance is jailed in East Baton Rouge.  On…

Judge orders pregnant woman’s immediate prison sentence after her positive drug test | Crime & Courts

Heather Marie Lobdell will give birth in state prison. Citrus County Circuit Court Judge Richard “Ric” Howard was about to give the Homosassa 33-year-old a chance to deliver her child…