In assaults, defendants are accused of violent physical or verbal assaults. The attacks may or may not result in injury, but the goal of the offender was to cause harm.

Deobra Redden's defense attorney noted his client would invoke his right to a speedy trial and intends to plead not guilty by reason of insanity.
Deobra Redden wears a mask and shackles in court
Taylor Swift and her father, Scott Swift.
Taylor Swift arrives at Billboard's Women in Music
Surveillance photo of a man walking down the street
Deobra Redden, the man who attacked Judge has been charged with attempted murder.
Alexander Nicholas
mason herring mugshot
Killer Mike arrested by police following altercation at the Grammy Awards
Defense Attorney Jeff Laybourne
A woman is escorted by a deputy
Defense Attorney Jeff Laybourne delivers opening statement
Prosecutor Felicia Easter delivers opening statements
people standing in court
Deobra Redden appears in court
Deobra Redden's sister and foster mom speak to the media.
Deobra Redden enters court
Deobra Redden enters court
Young Thug wears a SEX shirt in court.