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Marion "Suge" Knight and his lawyer David E Kenner, front, attend court at the Criminal Courts Building on March 2, 2015 in Los Angeles, California.    (Photo by Mark Boster-Pool/Getty Images)

‘Suge’ Knight Transported To Hospital Following Hearing In Murder Trial

Marion “Suge” Knight stood trial on murder and attempted-murder charges, a judge ruled Thursday.

04/16/2015

Three of five members of the county Board of Supervisors have joined an effort to  recall Superior Court Judge Marc Kelly. (Photo credit: CBS)

Controversial OC Judge In Crossfire Of Lenient Child-Rapist Ruling Has His Defenders

“To attack Judge Kelly who spent his lifetime serving this county as a fearless prosecutor and an excellent judge is just terrible,” said defense attorney John Barnett.

04/10/2015

Three of five members of the county Board of Supervisors have joined an effort to  recall Superior Court Judge Marc Kelly. (Photo credit: CBS)

OC Judge At Center Of Leniency Accusation In Child-Rape Case Was Accused Of Another Light Sentence 5 Years Ago

On Thursday, several OC Supervisors joined the fracas asking Kelly to voluntarily step down.

04/09/2015

Three of five members of the county Board of Supervisors have joined an effort to  recall Superior Court Judge Marc Kelly. (Photo credit: CBS)

OC Supervisors Join Call For Resignation Of Judge Behind Lenient Sentence For Child Rapist

Orange County officials are joining an effort to get Judge Marc Kelly to resign after sentencing a man convicted of sexually assaulting a 3-year-old family member to less than half the minimum sentence.

04/09/2015

Hundreds of mostly Central American immigrants wait for processing at the U.S. Customs and Border Protection Nogales Placement Center in Nogales, Ariz. (credit: CBS)

Federal Judge Stalls Obama’s Executive Action On Immigration, Gov’t To Appeal

The Justice Department will appeal a federal judge’s ruling that temporarily blocked President Barack Obama’s executive action on immigration, the White House said Tuesday.

02/17/2015

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Judge Revokes Probation For Singer Chris Brown

A Los Angeles Superior Court judge Thursday revoked singer Chris Brown’s probation stemming from his 2009 assault of then-girlfriend Rihanna in Hancock Park.

01/15/2015

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California Ordered To Speed Up Inmate Releases

The three-judge panel on Friday gave the state a Jan. 1 deadline to start considering parole for nonviolent second-strike inmates.

11/15/2014

Officials approved the controversial Target location back in 2010 before it faced several legal challenges. (CBS)

Judge Halts Construction On Partially-Built Target Store In Hollywood

A judge has ordered Target Corp. to stop work on a partly built Hollywood store that exceeded height regulations.

CBS2 / KCAL9–08/21/2014

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Parents Rally To Save LA Charter Schools At Risk Of Closure

Parents rallied outside a downtown L.A. courthouse Thursday in support of two campuses run by Magnolia Public Schools.

CBS2 / KCAL9–07/24/2014

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Judge Sides With Mayor’s Office In DWP Trust Fight

A Los Angeles Superior Court judge Friday granted a pair of victories to lawyers for Mayor Eric Garcetti in an ongoing bid to force a union leader to disclose how $40 million was spent at two Department of Water and Power trusts.

07/18/2014

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UCLA To Pay $500K Over Judge’s Claim Campus Police Roughed Him Up

An African-American Los Angeles judge who says he was roughed up and handcuffed by UCLA police has settled his assault and civil rights claim for about $500,000.

07/12/2014

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Upland Couple Says Their Live-In Nanny Won’t Get Out

CBS2’s Amy Johnson spoke to the couple who have tried everything — including legal measures — to get the nanny out.

06/25/2014

Jean and Casey Kasem attend a Hollywood event in November 2003. (credit: Doug Benc/Getty Images Entertainment)

Judge Rules Kasem’s Daughter Can Withhold Food, Fluids From Ailing Casey

“It’s just flat out wrong,” said Steve Haney, an attorney for Kasem’s wife Jean.

06/11/2014

Jean and Casey Kasem attend a Hollywood event in November 2003. (credit: Doug Benc/Getty Images Entertainment)

Judge: Casey Kasem Should Be Fed, Hydrated

A judge ruled Monday that Casey Kasem should be fed, hydrated and medicated while a court-appointed attorney evaluates the health of the ailing radio personality after his daughter moved to implement end of life measures.

06/09/2014

Domaine Javier - who was born biologically male but identifies as female - alleges she was wrongly expelled from Cal Baptist University. (credit: CBS)

Judge Expected To Rule On Expulsion Of Transgender Student From Cal Baptist

A Riverside County judge was expected Friday to rule on whether California’s civil rights statute protects a transgender student who was expelled from California Baptist University.

05/30/2014

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