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  • Woman pleads no contest in accident that killed 2 children

    March 25, 2015 2:44 PM

    GONZALES - A Prairieville woman who lost control of her car and hit and killed a brother and sister fishing alongside the highway has pleaded no contest to a careless operation charge. 48-year-old Shawnette B. Taylor entered the plea Wednesday before state District Judge Marilyn Lambert. She then sentenced Taylor... more »
  • Gimme a hug, Brad

    June 2, 2014 7:44 PM

    LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA- A man who was arrested for accosting actor Brad Pitt on the red carpet last week says he didn't take a swing and was just trying to give a hug. Vitalli Sediuk says he accepts the legal ramifications and will spend the next months dealing with... more »
  • Woman pleads no contest in pit bull attack

    August 13, 2013 12:00 PM

    AMITE - A Loranger woman has pleaded no contest to a charge of negligent injury after her pit bull mauled an 8-year-old girl in Hammond in 2012. The Daily Star reports 40-year-old Bridgette Harper entered her plea Monday. Harper will be sentenced by state District Judge Elizabeth Wolfe on Oct.... more »
  • A hamburger to celebrate freedom

    April 3, 2013 7:47 PM

    TUCSON, ARIZONA- A man who spent 43 years in prison on a dubious conviction enjoyed his first hours of freedom taking a walk and having a hamburger. Louis Taylor was released after doubts about his conviction surfaced for the 1970 fire at a hotel that killed 29 people. He was... more »
  • Former LSU QB Jefferson released from prison check to see if lock exists for regeneration Play Video

    October 31, 2012 3:42 PM

    BATON ROUGE- Former LSU Quarterback Jordan Jefferson walked out of Parish Prison with a smile from ear to ear on Wednesday. Jefferson pleaded no contest this morning to a battery charge stemming from a fight outside a bar last year. He told the judge this incident opened his eyes.... more »
  • 2 plead no contest in Florida A&M hazing case

    May 17, 2012 3:18 PM

    TALLAHASSEE, Fla. - Two defendants have pleaded no contest to lesser charges of misdemeanor hazing in the beating of a fellow Florida A&M University band member. After their pleas in Tallahassee, Aaron Golson and Sean Hobson were sentenced Thursday to 30 days in a work camp followed by 12 months... more »
  • Burrito surprise, deputy caught

    April 30, 2012 3:49 PM

    LOS ANGELES - The Los Angeles County district attorney's office says a sheriff's deputy has pleaded no contest to charges that he smuggled drugs into a courthouse jail by concealing them in a burrito. A Justice System Integrity Division prosecutor says 27-year-old Henry Marin entered the pleas Monday in Superior... more »
  • Fitzpatrick pleads no contest to felony hit and run

    March 12, 2012 12:43 PM

    GONZALES - Kathleen Fitzpatrick pleaded no contest to charges that she ran over 22-year-old Crisy Hadley, killing her in Prairieville in 2010. She entered the plea today as part of a deal with prosecutors that was arranged by the victim's mother, Monica Chambliss. Chambliss told News 2 she... more »
  • Woman faces Prison in Celebrity Burglary Ring

    September 23, 2011 7:37 PM

    A woman considered a mastermind of a group of young adults dubbed the "Bling Ring" who burglarized celebrities' homes in the Los Angeles area pleaded no contest to breaking into Audrina Patridge's home. Patridge is a realty startlet. Rachel Lee faces up to four years in prison when she's sentenced... more »
  • No plea deal yet in Lohan necklace theft case

    February 23, 2011 12:34 PM

    LOS ANGELES - A judge has told Lindsay Lohan that if she accepts a plea deal on charges of stealing a necklace, she will go to jail. Los Angeles Superior Court Judge Keith Schwartz told the "Mean Girls" actress that he would sentence her to jail if she pleaded... more »
  • '70's teen idol Leif Garrett pleads in heroin case

    October 15, 2010 1:32 PM

    Former teen heartthrob Leif Garrett has pleaded no contest to heroin possession in Los Angeles and will enter a drug rehab program. The 48-year-old actor-singer entered the plea Friday in Los Angeles and was sentenced to a court-ordered drug treatment program. Garrett was arrested in February after authorities... more »
  • Woman gets house arrest in murder for hire case

    August 19, 2010 8:45 AM

    A 46-year-old Eunice woman has been sentenced to three years' house arrest after agreeing to plead no contest to charges of attempting to hire a hit man to kill her estranged husband and his new girlfriend. The judge says the victims Logan Fournerat and Lori Beth Johnson requested the home... more »
  • Reality Star pleads No Contest to burglary

    May 10, 2010 8:01 PM

    A reality TV star pleaded no contest to breaking into actor Orlando Bloom's house and got up to six months in jail after a plea deal with prosecutors. Eighteen year old Alexis Neiers, who's been the subject of the E! Entertainment Television show "Pretty Wild", made the deal just before... more »
  • Deputy demoted, reassigned after no contest plea

    April 26, 2010 5:18 AM

    A Terrebonne Parish sheriff's detective lieutenant has been demoted to sergeant and assigned to community college security after pleading "no contest" to a misdemeanor in connection with a tracking device put on a coach's car. An internal investigation found that Shane Fletcher's activities were unbecoming an officer. Fletcher was suspended... more »
  • Man pleads no contest in fatal crash

    April 13, 2010 6:59 AM

    Darryl E. Whittington has pleaded no contest to felony hit-and-run driving in the June 2008 death of a woman who was hit by a vehicle near the entrance to the River Bend nuclear power plant. Family members of the victim, Angela Davis Guins, will be allowed to testify at the... more »
  • Man pleads 'no contest' to incest charges

    January 17, 2010 1:15 PM

    A Vidalia man changed his plea to "no contest" to four charges of aggravated incest after 1 ½ days in court. Judge Glenn Gremillion sentenced Charles D. Ables to five years of supervised probation and six months in parish prison. The judge also suggested Ables be put on... more »

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