Blog: Local Courts

May. 17, 2014 @ 04:38 PM

POLICE LOG: Durham man, 23, faces drug charges

Rasean Devon Smith, 23, of Delano Street was arrested Friday on drug charges.

Nov. 12, 2013 @ 10:04 AM

Supreme Court declines second Duke lacrosse appeal

U.S. Supreme Court justices have refused to grant review to a second appeal stemming from the Duke lacrosse case.

Oct. 21, 2013 @ 06:31 PM

Planned purchase, demolition of RTP hotel a sign of ‘new days’

The foundation that manages the nearly 7,000-acre Research Triangle Park is planning to buy a hotel originally built in 1972 that’s in one of three areas targeted for redevelopment in the park.

Oct. 07, 2013 @ 06:20 PM

Supreme Court refuses to intervene in lacrosse case

U.S. Supreme Court justices announced Monday they won’t hear an appeal from three former Duke University lacrosse players who’d hoped to resurrect their federal civil-rights lawsuit against the city.

Oct. 02, 2013 @ 02:20 PM

Sink-thief's sentence may not change

Joshua L. Frye will have to wait to see whether a judge reduces his prison sentence.

Oct. 01, 2013 @ 02:48 PM

Appeals court upholds Cline’s removal as DA

A unanimous N.C. Court of Appeals panel has upheld a lower-court ruling that in 2012 cost former Durham District Attorney Tracey Cline her job.