A jury recommended death for a man, called a “serial baby killer” by a prosecutor, who was convicted of killing his 2-month-old daughter and kept her body in a plastic container for a year.
A Southern California man was convicted Friday of the murders of the father and sister of his ex-girlfriend, and the attempted murder of her mother, in what prosecutors say was an ill-conceived attempt to reunite the couple.
Hustler publisher and President Larry Flynt, who has been confined to a wheelchair since being injured in a 1978 shooting in Georgia, is fighting to save the white supremacist who shot him from being executed.
Porn publisher Larry Flynt says he doesn’t want to see the serial killer whose gunshots left him paralyzed 35 years ago put to death for his crimes.
A jury has recommended the death penalty for a 28-year-old man convicted of raping and killing an 84-year-old widow.
A gang member has been sentenced to death for the murder of four people, including a 10-year-old boy shot in an unprovoked attack aimed at children.
The mothers of the victims spoke out in court Friday during sentencing.
A Perris man accused of killing a man walking his dog and a mother and daughter out for a walk nearly two months later has been charged with three counts of murder.
Jurors recommended execution Monday for a gang member found guilty of killing a total of four people on two separate occasions in 2006.
An Orange County jury has recommended the death penalty for a 29-year-old man convicted of raping and killing a woman, raping three others and assaulting another.
California voters defeated Proposition 34, which would have abolished the death penalty in the state.
A gang member convicted of gunning down a Los Angeles High School football player has been sentenced to death.
Accused Seal Beach massacre gunman Scott Dekraai was in court Friday for a pre-trial hearing.
A 25-year-old man was charged with capital murder Tuesday for allegedly beating his parents to death in North Hollywood last week.
Prosecutors are calling for the death penalty for an arsonist convicted of causing five deaths during a 2003 Southern California wildfire.