Hsiu-Ying “Lisa” Tseng was ordered Tuesday to stand trial on murder and other charges after asking a judge to dismiss all charges against her.
A parole hearing for former Charles Manson follower Bruce Davis was postponed at the last minute Wednesday after the inmate reported he was feeling ill.
An extradition hearing for the mother of a man suspected of setting dozens of fires in Hollywood, West Hollywood and the San Fernando Valley over New Year’s weekend has been pushed to May 17.
The chief of surgical trauma at UC Irvine Medical Center took the stand Tuesday as the preliminary hearing in the Kelly Thomas death case continued for its second day.
In court Monday, people gasped, screamed and some cried as they watched a video of Fullerton police beating a homeless man at a bus station. Kelly Thomas, 37, later died from the injuries he sustained that night.
A former LAUSD teacher accused of taking shocking photos of students agreed to waive his right to a speedy trial on Thursday.
Actress Lindsay Lohan’s probation from her 2001 DUI conviction was terminated Thursday in her final progress report hearing.
A $100,000 arrest warrant has been issued for Griffin O’Neal after the 47-year-old son of actor Ryan O’Neal missed a sentencing hearing.
The mother of the man suspected of setting dozens of fires in Hollywood over the holidays has had an attorney appointed to represent her during the federal extradition process.
The mother of serial arson suspect Harry Burkhart is scheduled to make her own court appearance Friday. Federal prosecutors are seeking to deport Dorothee Burkhart, who faces fraud charges in Germany.
Actress Lindsay Lohan arrived 10 minutes early Wednesday to her progress report hearing at the airport branch courthouse.
A preliminary hearing date for Louie Sanchez and Marvin Norwood is scheduled to be set Thursday. Sanchez, 29, and 30-year-old Norwood are accused of brutally attacking San Francisco Giants fan Bryan Stow at Dodger Stadium on March 31.
Los Angeles Dodgers owner Frank McCourt will continue paying his ex-wife $225,000 a month in spousal support pending a trial in November, according to an agreement reached between their attorneys today with the help of a Los Angeles judge.
Ron Artest’s bid to become Metta World Peace has been delayed.
A pretrial hearing is scheduled Monday morning for singer Rick Springfield. He is charged with two misdemeanor counts of driving under the influence in connection with his arrest in Malibu last May.