Tag: charges

Ronaldo rape allegation moving on 2 legal tracks in Nevada

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A lawsuit filed by a Nevada woman who claims Cristiano Ronaldo raped her nine years ago and paid her $375,000 in hush money has set in motion a two-track legal process in Las Vegas. One involves the lawsuit, which will proceed to a jury trial in civil court only if a state judge sides with attorneys for plaintiff Kathryn Mayorga on key procedural and statutory questions. The other track involves a police investigation that was recently... [...]

Florida rapper on the rise was pulled over for drag racing. Then cops searched his car

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Rising Florida rapper Glokknine is in a bit of legal trouble. The Orlando resident, born Jacquavius Smith, was arrested on Wednesday on a variety of charges. According to Orange County Clerk’s Office records, Smith was booked for multiple charges, including possession of a concealed weapon by a convicted delinquent, grand theft in the third degree, and possession of less than 20 grams of marijuana. The “10 Percent”... [...]

Miami trafficking charge for pot “dessert treats” goes up in smoke | Miami Herald

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Snap, crackle, pot — that’s the sound of the state’s case fizzling against a Coconut Grove man accused of trafficking marijuana baked into Rice Krispie treats. An attorney for a Coconut Grove man successfully argued that the actual pot in 437 “Wake Bake” bars did not weigh enough to merit a drug trafficking charge. Prosecutors on Thursday dropped the most serious of several charges against Albert Duran after his lawyers argued... [...]