Calif. Supreme Court Tosses Gang Leader's Death SentenceThe California Supreme Court on Monday tossed out the murder convictions and death sentences of a Los Angeles gang leader who authorities believe was the "shot caller" responsible for as many as 60 killings.
Boy's Murder Points Back To Troubled Time In LAThe Oct. 31 attack -- blamed on misdirected gunfire from suspected Crips gang members raiding Bloods turf -- harkened back to the carnage of the 1980s and early '90s when brazen young men patrolled the streets of the area once called South Central and gave little thought to living or dying.