posted: 04/24/2015 3:08 a.m.
An insurance company is suing a follower of imprisoned evangelist Tony Alamo to get a Pulaski County circuit judge to declare it has no responsibility to pay court judgments against the Fouke man's homeowner's policy that are based on accusations that he participated in the abuse of a dozen children, all of them members of Alamo's ministry.
posted: 04/22/2015 3:24 a.m.
A 2013 Arkansas Supreme Court ruling that bars unions at the Pulaski County Special School District from suing the state Department of Education for terminating their contracts also bars them from continuing litigation against the district in an effort to restore the unions' negotiating authority, a judge ruled Tuesday.
posted: 04/22/2015 3:19 a.m.
A Little Rock man who killed a man he believed was involved in the homicide of a friend was sentenced to 32 years in prison Tuesday after Pulaski County Circuit Judge Leon Johnson said the defendant had not fully taken responsibility for what he'd done. Prosecutors called the killing of 19-year-old Kegan Bernard Hilliard an "assassination."
posted: 04/21/2015 3:08 a.m.
Citing concerns for public safety, a Pulaski County circuit judge revoked the bail Monday of a 30-year-old Little Rock man who police say can be seen in a surveillance video shooting two men earlier this month.
posted: 04/19/2015 2:33 a.m.
A Pulaski County jury awarded a Knoxville woman $143,784 in damages against a Little Rock attorney she accused of negligence for allowing a rogue member of his law firm to handle litigation for her.
posted: 04/19/2015 2:31 a.m.
Gay plaintiffs suing to force Arkansas officials to recognize the validity of their state-issued marriage licenses want Pulaski County Circuit Judge Chris Piazza to preside over the proceedings, according to a petition filed Friday by the group's lawyer.
updated: 04/17/2015 11:43 p.m.
Pulaski County Circuit Judge Tim Fox approved a plan Friday to redress $3.2 million in illegally collected property-tax revenue, ending almost seven years of litigation over a tax increase that benefited the Central Arkansas Library System.
posted: 04/18/2015 2:25 a.m.
Pulaski County Circuit Judge Barry Sims on Thursday rejected an attempt by a former Jacksonville police officer, accused of threatening a pair of Little Rock teenagers at gunpoint, to challenge the teens' identification of him as their assailant.
posted: 04/18/2015 1 a.m.
LITTLE ROCK -- Gay plaintiffs suing to force Arkansas officials to recognize the validity of their state-issued marriage licenses want Pulaski County Circuit Judge Chris Piazza to preside over the proceedings, according to a petition filed Friday by the group's lawyer.
posted: 04/17/2015 2:11 a.m.
An important witness in the murder case against Darrell Dennis has died, and the defendant's lawyer announced Thursday that he will challenge efforts by prosecutors to use a transcript of the deceased's testimony at Dennis' trial next month.
posted: 04/14/2015 2:52 a.m.
Pulaski County jurors will be allowed to hear a 22-year-old Little Rock man's incriminating statements to authorities about downloading child pornography, a circuit judge ruled Monday.
posted: 04/11/2015 3:19 a.m.
A Pulaski County circuit judge is considering whether a fired Little Rock police officer has presented enough evidence to go to trial with her discrimination and retaliation lawsuit against retired Police Chief Stuart Thomas.
posted: 04/11/2015 1 a.m.
LITTLE ROCK -- A Pulaski County circuit judge is considering whether a fired Little Rock police officer has presented enough evidence for her discrimination and retaliation lawsuit against retired Police Chief Stuart Thomas to go to trial.
posted: 04/10/2015 2:55 a.m.
Pulaski County Circuit Judge Barry Sims was forced to declare a mistrial Thursday night when jurors considering a murder charge against a Little Rock woman who fatally stabbed her roommate could not reach a unanimous verdict.
posted: 04/09/2015 3:23 a.m.
Attorneys for a Little Rock woman on trial for killing her male roommate called on jurors Wednesday to consider the bigger picture of their relationship beyond the circumstances of his January 2014 death, which one defense attorney described as a "freak accident."