Convicted rapist Julio Morales as seen in a 2007 photo. (credit: LA County DA's Office)

Norwalk Rapist Is Sentenced After Conviction Was Overturned Due To Strange, Antiquated 1872 Law

The overturned conviction prompted public firestorm and resulted in a change in the state’s rape law.


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Ex-Con Accused Of Being In Possession Of Loaded Firearm

Authorities say an ex-con accused of being in possession of a loaded firearm was behind bars this weekend.


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Convict Who Shot And Killed Girl On Prom Night In 1991 Denied Parole

A convict who fatally shot a 17-year-old girl on prom night in 1991 was denied parole Wednesday.


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Man, 26, Convicted Of Stabbing His Mother To Death

VAN NUYS (CBS) — A 26-year-old man was convicted of first-degree murder Monday for stabbing his mother to death nearly three years ago in their Reseda apartment. Bryan Garcia-Munguia faces 26 years to life behind […]


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Early Parolee Convicted For Killing Parents, Mother Of His Child

Prosecutors said the District Attorney’s Office had initially sought a death sentence against Vick, but decided earlier this year against going that route.