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  • Activists, police supporters unsurprised by Lt. Brian Rice acquittal

    Activists, police supporters unsurprised by Lt. Brian Rice acquittal

    As Lee Patterson waited outside the Baltimore courthouse Monday for news of the verdict in the trial of Lt. Brian Rice, the activist made a prediction. "Unfortunately, they're probably going to let him go, too," Patterson said. "Like all the rest." Soon after, word spread that Judge Barry G. Williams...

  • With another failed prosecution, it's time for Mosby to move on

    With another failed prosecution, it's time for Mosby to move on

    In the midst of what feels like nationwide madness — a nightmarish period of gun violence against citizens and police officers, racial tension and vulgar political extremism — Baltimore Circuit Judge Barry G. Williams on Monday morning affirmed the rule of law, the heart and soul of the republic....

  • Lt. Brian Rice trial: verdict recap

    Lt. Brian Rice trial: verdict recap

    A judge on Monday acquitted Baltimore Police Lt. Brian Rice of three charges in connection with the arrest and death of Freddie Gray in April 2015. The charges Rice was charged with involuntary manslaughter, misconduct in office and reckless endangerment. Circuit Judge Barry Williams cleared him...

  • After closing arguments, ruling in Lt. Rice trial in Freddie Gray case scheduled Monday

    After closing arguments, ruling in Lt. Rice trial in Freddie Gray case scheduled Monday

    During closing arguments Thursday in the trial of Baltimore Police Lt. Brian Rice, prosecutors and defense attorneys described very different scenes at the West Baltimore corner where Rice loaded a handcuffed and shackled Freddie Gray onto the floor of a police van. Rice, 42, is charged with involuntary...

  • Lt. Brian Rice trial: Day 5 recap

    Lt. Brian Rice trial: Day 5 recap

    » Closing arguments have concluded in the trial of Lt. Brian Rice in the arrest and death of Freddie Gray, with prosecutors and Rice's defense attorneys wrapping up four days of testimony in a final attempt to sway Circuit Judge Barry G. Williams. » The judge has said he will issue his verdict...

  • Lt. Brian Rice trial: Day 1 recap

    Lt. Brian Rice trial: Day 1 recap

    The trial of Baltimore Police Lt. Brian Rice began Thursday in a downtown courtroom. » Rice, 42, is the fourth of six officers charged in the Freddie Gray case to stand trial. Rice was on bike patrol on April 12, 2015 in West Baltimore when he called on officers to pursue a fleeing Gray, who was...

  • Freddie Gray case: Training evidence barred from Rice trial, which starts Thursday

    Freddie Gray case: Training evidence barred from Rice trial, which starts Thursday

    Prosecutors in the next trial of a Baltimore police officer charged in the arrest and death of Freddie Gray were dealt a blow Tuesday when a judge ruled they could not present evidence of his training since becoming an officer. During a pretrial hearing, Circuit Judge Barry G. Williams ruled that...

  • Baltimore man pleads guilty to obstructing firefighters during Freddie Gray unrest

    Baltimore man pleads guilty to obstructing firefighters during Freddie Gray unrest

    A Baltimore man pleaded guilty Wednesday to obstructing firefighters during the unrest that followed the death of Freddie Gray last April, according to the U.S. Attorney's Office. Gregory Lee Butler Jr., 22, pleaded guilty to puncturing a hose that the Baltimore City Fire Department was using to...

  • Lt. Brian Rice trial: Pretrial motions recap

    Lt. Brian Rice trial: Pretrial motions recap

    What happened Tuesday? » The trial of Lt. Brian Rice began with preliminary motions, including a defense request to dismiss the charges. Circuit Judge Barry G. Williams denied that motion. » Williams ruled that prosecutors committed another discovery violation when — just days ago — they turned...

  • Trial of Officer Rice in Freddie Gray case set to begin Tuesday

    Trial of Officer Rice in Freddie Gray case set to begin Tuesday

    Baltimore prosecutors appear prepared to forge ahead with the next trial of an officer charged in the death of Freddie Gray, on the heels of two acquittals delivered by the judge overseeing the case. The trial of Lt. Brian Rice is scheduled to begin Tuesday with preliminary motions, including defense...

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