OPB | May 26, 2015
Rep. Jennifer Williamson (D-Portland) is sponsoring a bill to require recordings, but prosecutors are opposed.
OPB | Oct. 22, 2014
WEDNESDAY: County plans to demolish a building used by a domestic violence shelter to make way for a new courthouse have lead to a lawsuit and community outcry.
OPB | Oct. 14, 2014
TUESDAY: The Oregon Supreme Court will hear arguments today on new legislation aimed at cutting costs to the state's public employee retirement system (PERS).
OPB | Oct. 01, 2014
WEDNESDAY: Mohamed Mohamud, the young Beaverton man convicted of trying to bomb Portland's annual tree lighting ceremony in 2010, could face a sentence of life in prison.
OPB | July 23, 2014
TUESDAY: Two appeals courts were divided on the issue of whether states that had not set up their own health care exchanges can receive federal subsidies.
OPB | April 24, 2014
THURSDAY: Attorneys for four couples seeking to overturn Oregon's ban on same-sex marriage made their arguments in court Wednesday.
OPB | April 23, 2014
WEDNESDAY: A federal judge will hear oral arguments from plaintiffs challenging Oregon's constitutional definition of marriage as between "one man and one woman."
OPB | March 03, 2014
MONDAY: The Chronic Offender Pilot Project, used by Portland-area police and prosecutors to get more people to show up for community court, is raising some eyebrows.
OPB | Feb. 25, 2014
TUESDAY: Defendants found guilty in criminal cases in Clark County, Washington are paying far more in court fees than their peers around the state.
OPB | Aug. 06, 2013
The Washington State Supreme Court says the system is not doing enough to prevent racial discrimination in the selection of juries.
OPB | June 03, 2013
We'll talk with law professor Lisa McElroy about a high profile DNA case Justices ruled on today and other cases expected to be decided in June.
OPB | April 25, 2013
University of Oregon law professor Carrie Leonetti spent a year in Bosnia studying eyewitness testimony and the justice system there.
OPB | March 28, 2013
Oregon lawmakers are considering a bill aimed at helping military veterans who have been convicted of a crime.
OPB | Feb. 01, 2013
The 21-year-old Mohamud was found guilty in a plot to set off a bomb at Portland's 2010 Christmas tree lighting.
OPB | Jan. 30, 2013
We'll check in with U.S. Supreme Court watcher Lisa McElroy about the current interpretation of the "Right To Bear Arms" and if it's likely to change.
OPB | Jan. 28, 2013
We'll get an update from OPB reporter April Baer on what's been happening in the courtroom over the past week.
OPB | Jan. 18, 2013
We'll get the latest from OPB reporter April Baer who has been in the courtroom every day this week.
OPB | Jan. 16, 2013
Paul De Muniz recently retired after serving as an Oregon Supreme Court justice for more than a decade.
OPB | Jan. 11, 2013
The trial of a young man accused of trying to set off a bomb at Portland's holiday tree-lighting ceremony in 2010 begins this week.