The Anoka mother of a 3-year-old boy, who died after suffering severe abuse, is now being charged with manslaughter.
Attorneys defending a self-help author on manslaughter charges say prosecutors withheld evidence that shows their client isn’t to blame for the deaths of three people following a sweat lodge ceremony.
A defense attorney for a self-help author charged with manslaughter began his cross examination Thursday of a man who helped out at the author’s sweat lodge ceremony.
A mother’s boyfriend has pleaded guilty to manslaughter in the death of a 2-year-old La Crosse area girl.
One of three people who were overcome in an Arizona sweat lodge ceremony refused help when a fellow participant asked if she needed to get out, a defense lawyer told jurors Wednesday.
Prosecutors in central Arizona have painted self-help guru James Arthur Ray as a reckless man, saying he conditioned dozens of people to trust him before leading them in a sweltering sweat lodge ceremony that turned deadly.
A 62-year-old Ponemah man will serve two years in prison for a drunken driving accident in 2009 that killed his passenger.