Trials

Interview

Lorena Bobbitt Tells Her Own Story: 'Immigrant Women Don't Have a Voice'

Broadly spoke with Lorena Bobbitt about her 1993 domestic assault trial that gripped the nation, and how her immigration status shaped her narrative.
Renée Reizman
2.14.19
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Bowe Bergdahl Will Reportedly Plead Guilty for Deserting His Post

The soldier and 'Serial' subject could spend life behind bars.
Drew Schwartz
10.6.17
politics

The Texas Gerrymandering Trial Could Change All of America

Why you should care that a fight over congressional districts in the Lone Star State—federal judges called the current setup unfair to people of color—is back in court.
Mike Pearl
7.14.17
Bill Cosby

It's Time to Accept That Bill Cosby Probably Won't Be Convicted

A sexual assault prosecutor from the Clinton administration explains why the comedian will likely never see the inside of a prison cell.
Allie Conti
6.19.17
Google

In a $9 Billion Trial, Google's Secret Weapon Is a Filing Cabinet

Two tech titans are duking it out in a courtroom battle that involves an oft-misunderstood technology and billions are on the line—but I don't want to talk about those things. I want to talk about a filing cabinet.
Sarah Jeong
5.11.16
Stuff

Hanging Out with America's Elite, Underappreciated Court Reporters

Stenography is a potentially lucrative, female-dominated profession that appears to be disappearing—and no one seems to care.
Gavin Jenkins
8.12.15
VICE News

State of Emergency: Ferguson, Missouri - Part 8

VICE News returns to Ferguson, Missouri, where the community is on edge as it awaits a grand jury decision.
VICE Staff
11.22.14
News

​Do Not Try to Take a Hoarder’s Stuff or He’ll Shoot You Dead

Prosecutors pinned Californian Joseph Corey as a cold-blooded murderer who laid in wait to kill any lawman who showed up at his door, but evidence suggests he was a mentally ill hoarder who had lost his grip on reality.
Hadley Bell
11.4.14
News

Inside the Grand Jury: Why Texas Governor Rick Perry Was Charged with Two Felonies

A grand jury indicted Texas governor Rick Perry on two felony charges alleging that he had abused his public office and engaged in the coercion of another public official—a district attorney who was investigating Perry’s administration and political...
Murray Waas
8.16.14
Stuff

Larry King Needs to Stop Trying to 'Understand' OJ Simpson

At a panel "celebrating" the 20th anniversary of the OJ Simpson trial, former talk show host Larry King spent the evening discussing his sexual conquests and attempting to solve the "enigma of OJ."
Dave Schilling
6.16.14
Stuff

I Was OJ Simpson's Accomplice (on His Hidden-Camera Prank Show)

After answering a Craigslist ad looking for actors, I was hired to be OJ Simpson's sidekick on a hidden-camera prank show called <i>Juiced</i>. In between takes, OJ would make jokes about the double murder he had been accused of.
Harmon Leon
6.12.14
News

The Alleged Teenaged Terrorist Who's Been in Solitary for Two Years Without a Trial

Aakash Dalal allegedly masterminded the firebombing of a synagogue, but his parents say he's been mistreated by the authorities.
Gina Tron
4.7.14
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