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I'm a 1985 graduate of the University of Alabama. I am married and have a son in college. I am the courts reporter for Alabama Media Group and @aldotcom

Alabama executions: Who's next and when? — Now that the U.S. Supreme Court has approved the lethal injection drug combination that Alabama and other states use to kill the condemned, when will executions re-start in the state and which death row inmate will be first. The U.S.

US Supreme Court: Alabama, other states can use lethal injection drugs in executions — Some states, like Alabama, have used a three-drug protocol in lethal injection executions -the first drug being a sedative and the other two to stop breathing and the heart. Some states have used a two-drug combination.The first drug in the combination - the sedative - is at the heart of today's U.S.

Jefferson County ready to issue same-sex marriage licenses 'as soon as anybody comes' — Jefferson County's probate offices are ready to issue marriage licenses to same-sex couples after Friday's ruling by the U.S. Supreme Court making gay marriage the law of the land nationwide. "We're ready as some as anybody comes," said Probate Judge Sherri Friday. "We're ready to go."

Jefferson County probate judge ready to 'immediately' respond when U.S. Supreme Court rules on gay marriage — Jefferson County Probate Judge Alan King said he and Jefferson County Probate Judge Sherri Friday and deputy probate judge Elizabeth North, who is over the Bessemer division, met Wednesday to discuss how to react to a possible ruling on Thursday. "We wanted to be ready," he said.

Trial of 2 former JP Morgan executives in Jefferson County sewer civil fraud case set if mediation fails — The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission in 2009 filed a lawsuit against former J.P. Morgan Securities Inc. executives Charles LeCroy and Douglas MacFaddin. The lawsuit claims the two men paid $8.2 million to friends of Jefferson County officials so their company could obtain $5 billion in Jefferson County municipal bond offerings and swap agreement transactions.

Randy Visser, former Serra Nissan general manager, arraigned — Randy Visser, the former general manager of Serra Nissan, was arraigned Thursday morning in federal court on a charge of conspiring to defraud Nissan North America through its dealership incentive programs. Visser, 45, of Vestavia Hills, waived the right to have a grand jury review the case for possible indictment during a brief hearing before U.S.

Adams Produce CFO sentenced to home detention in government fraud case — John Stephen Alexander, who was CFO for Adams Produce from 2007 until the company closed, also was ordered by U.S. District Court Judge Virginia Hopkins to serve five years on supervised probation following his release from home detention. He also will be jointly responsible for paying restitution to the military with other defendants.

Alabama man illegally sold 1,340 grenade fuses to one person — The owner of a Hayden explosive materials training company pleaded guilty Tuesday to illegally selling 1,340 grenade fuzes to a man in October. The investigation so far has involved Bureau of Alcohol Tobacco and Firearms (ATF) agents from at least three states - Alabama, Ohio and Pennsylvania.

Fraud at Serra Nissan: name of salesman who died in exploding car surfaces in allegations, attorney says — The federal probe into fraud allegations at Serra Nissan has now reached the top strata of the dealership with last week's charge against former general manager Randy Visser. And the U.S. Attorney's office said this week the investigation isn't over.

Serra Nissan's Randy Visser charged in conspiracy to defraud carmaker — Randy Visser, the general manager of Serra Nissan whose catchphrase was 'dealer for the people', has been charged in a conspiracy to defraud Nissan North America through its dealership incentive programs, federal authorities announced Friday.
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Jul 03, 2015

As support for death penalty decreases nationally, where does Alabama stand?…

Jul 02, 2015

Defense attorney: Brighton teen didn't have gun the night reputed drug dealer killed via @aldotcom

Jul 02, 2015

Bookkeeper charged in theft from nursing home patients' trust fund via @aldotcom

Jul 02, 2015

Bench lifting: Courtroom seating delivered to U.S. courthouse via @aldotcom

Jul 01, 2015

Former police officer sentenced on robbery, ethics charges via @aldotcom

Jun 30, 2015

Jeffco Circuit Judge Joseph Boohaker elected presiding judge. Fills slot of retiring judge Houston Brown

Jun 30, 2015

Alabama Chief Justice Moore: Gay marriage 'not in accordance with Constitution'…

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