Thursday, April 24 2014 7:35 AM EDT2014-04-24 11:35:26 GMT
Ukrainian Interior Minister Arsen Avakov says police have cleared the city hall in a southeastern city of pro-Russian protesters who had been occupying it for over a week.Full Story >
Ukrainian government troops moved against pro-Russia forces in the east of the country on Thursday and killed at least two of them in clashes at checkpoints manned by the insurgents, the government and insurgents said....Full Story >
Thursday, April 24 2014 6:59 AM EDT2014-04-24 10:59:43 GMT
The annual Take Back the Night is 6:30 p.m. Thursday starting at the World Peace Bell in Newport. The event brings awareness to the ongoing problems of sexual violence in the community. Here's an agenda:Full Story >
Tonight marks the 25annual Take Back the Night candlelight march in Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky.Full Story >
Thursday, April 24 2014 6:52 AM EDT2014-04-24 10:52:53 GMT
House Speaker John Boehner, R-West Chester. File photo
House Speaker John Boehner, R-West Chester, will tour on Thursday Kaivac Cleaning Systems in Hamilton. He'll also address the Middletown Rotary Club. Boehner's visit in Hamilton is expected to bring protesters.Full Story >
House Speaker John Boehner, R-West Chester, will tour on Thursday Kaivac Cleaning Systems in Hamilton.Full Story >
COVINGTON, KY (FOX19) -
The defense attorney for the former Ben-Gal cheerleader and Dixie Heights High School teacher sought to dismiss the case during a court hearing on Monday.
Sarah Jones has been charged with engaging in sexual activities with one of her former students. At the time the alleged victim was 17 years old.
At the center of the case are text messages that police and prosecutors say were sent between Jones and the boy. In the documents filed Friday, there is one sentence that reads, "Even the text messages themselves are wrought with Sarah Jones's commands to the victim to deny everything."
"Sara Farmer (a prosecutor) revealed a single text message of two words, referring to ‘deny everything'. It was not one of the steamy text messages that is available and could have been used," said Leland Hulbert, special prosecutor in the case.
The prosecution calling some of the other text messages ‘steamy' irritated Jones' attorney, Eric Deters.
"I am shocked to hear him, in open court, arguing against the contempt, use the word ‘steamy.' So, in open court he violates the sealed rule. For a lawyer, in open court, to say that is incredible. Especially when there's a motion pending that relates to that very issue of ‘deny everything,'" said Deters.
"We do thousands of cases a year and I've never seen one where we didn't present evidence, so we're not seeking it through back channels, we're telling the judge what we think the evidence will be," said Hulbert.
Afterwards, Hulbert took a stab a Deters for having the Jones' on the talk show he hosts, RealTalk 1160.
"We're not used to prosecutions where defense attorneys have their own radio show. We won't be sending out motions, we won't be going on radio shows, we won't be going on Good Morning America. You will hear our arguments about the evidence in court," he said.
Judge Patricia Summe is taking all the motions under consideration. Deters has also filed a motion asking that charges be dismissed against Jones' mother, Cheryl Jones, who is charged with tampering with evidence.
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Friday, April 11 2014 7:07 PM EDT2014-04-11 23:07:05 GMT
Ever wonder what goes on in the kitchen of your favorite restaurants? We’ve gathered details about the Tampa Bay restaurants that received the most violations during inspections conducted from March 31 to April 4, 2014.Full Story >
Ever wonder what goes on in the kitchen of your favorite restaurants? We’ve gathered details about the Tampa Bay restaurants that received the most violations during inspections conducted from March 31 to April 4, 2014. Full Story >
Thursday, April 10 2014 6:53 AM EDT2014-04-10 10:53:05 GMT
A Harrison County affidavit WLOX obtained said a young girl's diary detailed the relationship between former officer Patrick Klis and a 15-year-old girl. WLOX also found online pictures of Klis and a young girl.Full Story >
WLOX News has uncovered new details about what led investigators to arrest a Long Beach Police officer for three counts of sexual battery involving a minor. A Harrison County affidavit WLOX obtained said a young girl's diary detailed the relationship between former officer Patrick Klis and a 15-year-old girl. WLOX also found online pictures of Klis and a young girl.Full Story >