MARY HUDETZ, Associated Press ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) 10/11 — The case against two former New Mexico police officers charged in the death of a homeless man ended in a mistrial Tuesday when jurors told the judge they were hopelessly deadlocked on the counts of second-degree murder.
ASTRID GALVAN, Associated Press NOGALES, Ariz. (AP) 10/11 — The hills on the Arizona border with Mexico are steep and bumpy as Paul Estrada drives along the fence,
JACQUES BILLEAUD, Associated Press PHOENIX (AP) 10/11— A judge will hold a hearing Tuesday to discuss legal issues raised by a recommendation that prosecutors charge a famously defiant Arizona sheriff with criminal contempt of court for defying orders in a racial profiling case.
JENNIFER PELTZ, Associated Press NEW YORK (AP) 10/10— In his short time as Brooklyn’s top prosecutor, Kenneth Thompson became known perhaps as much for the convictions he disavowed as the ones he got.
JUAN A. LOZANO, Associated Press HOUSTON (AP) 10/09 — For university student Bryan Sweeney, the three days he spent at the Harris County Jail in Houston before he could pay his $10,000 bail for two misdemeanor charges,