Rudy Guede had served 13 years of a 16-year sentence for the 2007 murder. Another student, Amanda Knox, was eventually exonerated in what became a polarizing case. From: New York Times
Rights groups said the death sentence for Abdullah al-Huwaiti ran contrary to the kingdom’s claimed legal reforms. Now he’ll be retried. From: New York Times
The double-amputee sprinter has served half his sentence for killing his girlfriend. His victim’s parents were said to be “shocked” at the prospect of his release. From: New York Times
More than 350 alleged mobsters will face court in the biggest mafia trial in decades. from: BBC News
US authorities say Xu Yanjun sought to steal trade secrets from US aviation companies. from: BBC News
The aide, Alexandre Benalla, who was fired in 2018 after videos emerged of him beating a man at a labor protest, was sentenced to serve a year of house arrest with electronic monitoring. From: New York Times
A court hears Claudia Webbe made several calls to her partner’s friend and threatened her with acid.
from: BBC News Marcus Coates, jailed for strangling a woman with a belt, is wanted and was last seen in Bristol.
David Henderson found guilty of endangering safety of an aircraft in which footballer and pilot died. from: BBC News
The woman was sentenced to 10 years in prison after a court found that she joined the Islamic State and enslaved a Yazidi mother and child, whom she left to die in the summer heat of Iraq in 2015. From: New York Times
The 78-year-old millionaire and former real estate mogul was sentenced to life in prison on Thursday for the murder of a friend in 2000. From: New York Times
The men fired dozens of rounds into Evaldo dos Santos Rosa’s car, killing him and a bystander. from: BBC News
The convictions of the two fathers mark the first jury trial in the university admissions scandal. from: BBC News
Nicolas Sarkozy was found guilty of illegally financing his 2012 presidential bid by exceeding France’s strict electoral rules and sentenced to a year of house arrest. He said he would appeal. From: New York Times
Six former female judges who have gone into hiding speak to the BBC from secret locations across the country. from: BBC News
Several women said the R&B superstar had attacked them and forced them into humiliating sex acts. from: BBC News
Paul Rusesabagina, who was portrayed in Hotel Rwanda, has gone from national hero to enemy of the state. from: BBC News
A Rwandan court finds Paul Rusesabagina guilty of supporting a terrorist group.
Durst was convicted of killing his best friend Susan Berman in 2000, and is likely to die in prison.
Akeem Chand, 27, rapped about the money he was making through illicit activities.