MANCHESTER — Embattled Hillsborough County Attorney Michael Conlon said he felt hurt and attacked by Deputy Attorney General Jane Young, who during a news conference on Wednesday criticized his leadership of the office over the past eight months.
NORTH HAVERHILL — When Joseph Brown goes to trial in connection with a road-rage related shooting in Grafton earlier this year, he wants all of the state’s 62 witnesses who may testify against him to be sequestered.
CONCORD — Deputy Attorney General Jane Young says complaints from police departments and the public, not politics, led her office to take over prosecutorial duties at the Hillsborough County Attorney’s office this week.
Purdue Pharma, manufacturer of blockbuster painkiller OxyContin, has reached a tentative settlement with 22 states and more than 2,000 cities and counties that sued the company over its role in the opioid crisis of the past two decades, people close to the deal said Wednesday.
MANCHESTER — Attorney General Gordon MacDonald showed up at the Hillsborough County Attorney Office Monday morning, towing along several assistants who will oversee the prosecutorial duties of the office.
NORTH HAVERHILL — Of Grafton County’s 39 communities, 29 have police departments and only a dozen are staffed 24-7, which makes the work of the Grafton County Sheriff’s Department’s Computer Forensics Unit all the more vital, Sheriff Jeff Stiegler says.
WASHINGTON — A federal judge resentenced three former Blackwater Worldwide security guards Thursday, cutting by about half the prison terms imposed for the shootings of unarmed Iraqi civilians in a Baghdad traffic circle in 2007, after an appeals court found their initial 30-year sentences u…
MANCHESTER — Police received a tip about drug use by the father of 2-year-old Tayden Garvey six months before the boy died of a cocaine overdose, according to police records obtained by the New Hampshire Union Leader.
MANCHESTER — Attorney General Gordon MacDonald will be taking steps Friday against Hillsborough County Attorney Michael Conlon, after the recently elected county attorney refused to resign his position this week, his office said Thursday.
“Too often we hear from prosecutors that the victim recanted,” said Amanda Grady Sexton of the Coalition Against Domestic and Sexual Violence. “Victimless prosecution is something every prosecutor should be trained in.”
A California appeals court overturned the gun conviction against an undocumented immigrant who shot and killed Kate Steinle in San Francisco four years ago — a case that drew international attention and energized then-candidate Donald Trump’s calls for a border wall and an end to “sanctuary …
MANCHESTER — The West Side parents whose 20-month-old son died of a cocaine overdose after getting into their drug stash pleaded guilty Friday to felony crimes associated with drug dealing and his death.
The Marlborough man convicted of abuse and neglect after his 52 Labrador retrievers and one cat were removed from his property last year is objecting in court to the proposed medical treatment for one of the dogs.
CONCORD — The town of Northwood has paid $12,500 to settle claims brought by a Hispanic man arrested by Northwood police last September under suspicions of being in the United States illegally, the American Civil Liberties Union announced Tuesday.
NEW YORK — A succession of women who said Jeffrey Epstein sexually abused them at a young age voiced anger and defiance in a packed New York courtroom on Tuesday, some lamenting that the financier’s suicide deprived them of the opportunity to obtain justice.
CONCORD — New Hampshire will have its own day in court in a lawsuit against Big Pharma next June, according to a state official overseeing four state lawsuits that challenge the marketing and distribution practices of opioids.