Julie Grant brings a powerful blend of journalism experience and legal expertise to Court TV. The licensed attorney, former prosecutor and trial expert earned her J.D. from the University of Akron School of Law and her LL.M. in trial advocacy with Honors from Temple University School of Law. While serving as an assistant district attorney in Allegheny County, PA, Grant tried numerous felony and misdemeanor cases before both judges and juries. Her Court TV colleagues call her “The Professor,” as she has taught in Temple’s highly regarded LL.M. program and is a faculty member of the National Institute for Trial Advocacy. Grant is also an award-winning journalist and is known by her fans to show genuine compassion for crime victims. She earned her B.A. in Mass Media from Mount Union College. Watch Julie Grant host Court TV Live, weekdays 12 pm-3 pm ET.
A SETTLEMENT AGREEMENT HAS BEEN REACHED ON THE EVE OF A SECOND TRIAL PITTING THE KARDASHIAN FAMILY AGAINST FORMER REALITY TV STAR BLAC CHYNA….MULTIPLE POLICE OFFICERS ARMED WITH RIFLES AND AT LEAST ONE BALLISTIC SHIELD STOOD AND WAITED IN A SCHOOL HALLWAY FOR NEARLY AN HOUR WHILE A GUNMAN CARRIED OUT A MASSACRE OF 19 ELEMENTARY STUDENTS AND TWO TEACHERS, ACCORDING TO A NEWS REPORT THAT MARKS THE LATEST EMBARRASSING REVELATION ABOUT THE FAILURE OF LAW ENFORCEMENT TO THWART THE ATTACK….A WOMAN TESTIFIED THAT SHE UNWITTINGLY DROVE THE MAN NOW CHARGED WITH KILLING RAPPER NIPSEY HUSSLE TO AND FROM THE SCENE OF THE SHOOTING, NOT ACCEPTING THAT HE HAD FIRED THE DEADLY SHOTS DESPITE SEEING HIM LOAD A GUN MOMENTS BEFORE….WNBA STAR BRITTNEY GRINER TRIED TO CALL HER WIFE NEARLY A DOZEN TIMES THROUGH THE AMERICAN EMBASSY IN RUSSIA ON THE COUPLE’S FOURTH ANNIVERSARY SATURDAY, BUT THEY NEVER CONNECTED SINCE THE PHONE LINE AT THE EMBASSY WAS NOT STAFFED, CHERELLE GRINER SAID….TWO FLORIDA DEPUTIES HAVE EACH BEEN SUSPENDED FOR ABOUT TWO WEEKS FOR LEAKING NEWS ABOUT ACTOR AND COMEDIAN BOB SAGET’S DEATH BEFORE HIS FAMILY WAS ALERTED….VINCE MCMAHON IS STEPPING DOWN AS CEO AND CHAIRMAN OF WWE DURING AN INVESTIGATION INTO ALLEGED MISCONDUCT INVOLVING THE LONGTIME LEADER AND PUBLIC FACE OF THE ORGANIZATION….DARRELL BROOKS, THE MAN ACCUSED OF KILLING SIX AND INJURING DOZENS MORE IN THE WAUKESHA CHRISTMAS PARADE IN WISCONSIN, WILL STAND TRIAL THIS OCTOBER. THE JUDGE DENIED A CHANGE OF VENUE REQUEST….THREE FORMER FRATERNITY MEMBERS WERE SENTENCED TO JAIL FOR THEIR ROLES IN THE HAZING DEATH OF A BOWLING GREEN STATE UNIVERSITY STUDENT, WHILE TWO OTHERS WERE ORDERED TO SERVE HOUSE ARREST….A CONCERT BY JOHN HINCKLEY JR., WHO SHOT AND WOUNDED PRESIDENT RONALD REAGAN IN 1981, HAS BEEN CANCELED EVEN AS HINCKLEY WAS FREED FROM FEDERAL COURT OVERSIGHT, THE NEW YORK CITY VENUE THAT HAD BOOKED THE PERFORMANCE ANNOUNCED….LAWYERS FOR BRITISH SOCIALITE GHISLAINE MAXWELL, CALLING FOR LENIENCE, TOLD A JUDGE THAT SHE SHOULD FACE NO MORE THAN FOUR TO FIVE YEARS IN PRISON FOR HER SEX TRAFFICKING CONVICTION AND ROLE IN FINANCIER JEFFREY EPSTEIN’S DECADE-LONG SEX ABUSE OF TEENAGE GIRLS….