A federal appeals court on Wednesday upheld the conviction of a Kansas man arrested in 2011 after his female relative ran naked out of a Portage motel screaming for help.
HAMMOND | A Kansas man barely seemed to notice as he was sentenced Tuesday to 40 years in federal prison for kidnapping and obstruction of justice.
HAMMOND | A Kansas man, found guilty by a federal jury in July of kidnapping and obstruction of justice, filed another hand-written appeal Wednesday in U.S. District Court in Hammond.
HAMMOND | A Kansas man, found guilty by a federal jury in July of kidnapping and obstruction of justice in a case involving his adult daughter, has filed a hand-written appeal accusing the judge of prejudicing the jury against him.
HAMMOND | It took a federal jury less than an hour Thursday afternoon to convict Martin Jonassen of kidnapping and obstruction of justice in a case involving his adult daughter.
HAMMOND | In a rare set of circumstances, the defendant in a kidnapping case asked his alleged victim questions under direct examination during his federal trial.
HAMMOND | Kicking off a kidnapping trial Monday, a 21-year-old Missouri woman claimed to not remember sprinting naked into a Portage liquor store to escape her father.
HAMMOND | An attorney asked a U.S. District Court judge Tuesday to order a mental competency evaluation for a Kansas man accused of kidnapping a 21-year-old family member and tying her up in a Portage motel, court records show.
HAMMOND | A U.S. District Court judge on Tuesday denied a Kansas man's request to dismiss the criminal charges pending against him, federal court records show.
HAMMOND | A federal judge on Tuesday refused a Kansas man release from custody while charges alleging he kidnapped a relative are pending, court records show.
HAMMOND | A Kansas man accused of kidnapping a relative and tying her up in a Portage hotel has been charged in federal court with an additional count of attempting to influence the testimony of the alleged victim.
HAMMOND | A Kansas man charged with kidnapping a female relative and tying her up in a Portage hotel room refused counsel during a Wednesday hearing and entered a not guilty plea "under duress."
HAMMOND| A grand jury indicted a Kansas man Tuesday on kidnapping and obstruction of justice charges after he was accused of kidnapping a relative and tying her up in a Portage hotel.
HAMMOND | A Kansas man charged with kidnapping his daughter and tying her up in a Portage hotel asked a judge Wednesday for phone privileges so he could hire an attorney.
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