Tag Archives: retrial

  • O.J. Simpson Requests Retrial Claiming Bad Lawyers

    May 16, 12 by EURpublisher02 5 Comments

    *O.J. Simpson has asked a judge to grant him a retrial over allegations he was poorly represented by his former legal team. The disgraced NFL star is currently serving a lengthy prison sentence in Nevada following his 2008 conviction for masterminding a heist on two sports memorabilia dealers’ at a Las Vegas hotel. The 64-year-old, […]

  • Buju Banton Says He’s Guilty of Boasting and Nothing Else

    Feb 18, 11 by Brittney M. Walker 2 Comments

    *As far as Buju Banton is concerned, it boils down to this. He lied about being able to move drugs to an undercover cop he met on a flight from Spain. Yesterday he told the all-white jury in his second trial that he’s ashamed of his actions and that they were nothing but boasts. Stephen […]

  • With Additional Charges, Buju Banton Retrial Underway in Florida

    Feb 15, 11 by EurPublisher 2 Comments

    *Who knew embattled reggae star Buju Banton was up for and won a Grammy on Sunday? Yep, he won the Best Reggae Album Grammy for “Before the Dawn.” While we’re sure he’s grateful for that bit of good news, he’s also got the super serious issue of being tried of drug trafficking charges to deal […]

  • Buju Banton Released: Stephen Marley Posts Bail

    Nov 13, 10 by Brittney M. Walker Leave a comment

    *Dancehall sensation, Buju Banton who was arrested some time ago for cocaine charges, has been released on bail, posted by his fellow reggae artist Stephen Marley. Banton allegedly was conspiring to buy cocaine from an undercover federal agent last year in December. Just this past September, he went to trial but the jury could not […]

  • Wesley Snipes Demands Another Trial

    Aug 26, 10 by Brittney M. Walker 8 Comments

    *So Wesley Snipes said he ain’t going to jail for owing Uncle Sam a dime. He believes he wasn’t given a fair trial and is now filing new documents requesting a new one. The actor was originally sentenced to serve three years in prison, but he said that something wasn’t right about his trial. He […]