Jurors had fretted that sentencing Charles Rhines to life in prison would be "sending him where he wants to go"
Jury convicted Edward Thomas on a misdemeanor charge of assault, rather than a felony charge
The city is reviewing its legal options, pointing to what it calls "inconsistencies" in Louis Falcone's story
Chris Godfrey awarded $1.5 million for alleged "retaliation" in which Terry Branstad demanded his resignation and cut his pay
Kenneth Adkins is known for his anti-LGBTQ statements and social media posts