O.J. Simpson's Appeal Rejected By Nevada Court A lawyer for O.J. Simpson said Friday they'll decide their next step after the Nevada Supreme Court rejected the imprisoned former football star's latest appeal of his 2008 kidnapping and armed robbery conviction.
State, Teacher Unions File Briefs In Tenure-Ruling AppealIn briefs filed in the state's Second District Court of Appeal, attorneys for the state, the California Teachers Association and the California Federation of Teachers contend there was no "legal or factual justification" in striking down state laws on tenure and job protection.
UC Irvine's Student Government Vetoes Controversial U.S. Flag BanToday's 4-1 vote was conducted by the Executive Cabinet of the Associated Students of UCI.
Court Upholds Conviction In Murders Of Auto Racing Legend Mickey Thompson, WifeAn appeals court upheld convictions Monday in the murders of auto racing legend Mickey Thompson and his wife.
Calif. Supreme Court Declines To Hear Appeal In Conrad Murray ConvictionThe California Supreme Court declined Wednesday to hear an appeal by Conrad Murray, the doctor convicted of involuntary manslaughter in the death of pop star Michael Jackson.
What Should I Do If My Insurer Denies A Claim?If your insurer denies a claim, you have two options for appeal: internally with the insurance company and externally with the government.
Wrongly Accused Of Murder, LA Man Released After 11 YearsAfter more than a decade behind bars, a Los Angeles man will spend Christmas with his family as a free man.
Judge Denies Ex-OC Sheriff's Appeal For Reduced SentenceMichael Carona, once known as "America's Sheriff," has lost an appeal to have his federal prison sentence reduced for a 2009 witness tampering conviction.
Judge Dismisses 'Desperate Housewives' Wrongful Termination Lawsuit Against ABC A judge on Friday dismissed Nicollette Sheridan's long-running wrongful termination lawsuit against ABC over her ouster from the hit television series "Desperate Housewives."
High Court Won't Stop California Inmate Reduction The U.S. Supreme Court said Tuesday it will not consider Gov. Jerry Brown's appeal of an order to trim the state prison population by another 9,600 inmates, leaving him with just one more chance to persuade a lower court to stop or delay a reduction that he says threatens public safety.
Chief Beck Does Turnaround On Controversial Impound PolicyLos Angeles Police Chief Charlie Beck has made a turnaround in regards to Special Order 7.
Court Gives New Life To Chinese Woman's Asylum BidA federal appeals court on Friday breathed new life into the asylum application of a Chinese woman who fears she will be sterilized if she is sent back to her country because she has two U.S.-born children.