Testimony Gets Underway In Baca RetrialThe retrial is expected to take about two weeks.
Jury Selection To Begin In Retrial For Ex-Sheriff Lee BacaAbout 250 potential panelists will be summoned to begin the selection process, which could last for the remainder of the week.
Federal Prosecutors Seek Retrial Of Ex-Sheriff Lee BacaIn December, a six-man, six-woman jury deadlocked on charges of obstruction of justice and conspiracy to obstruct justice against the 74-year-old former lawman.
Mistrial Declared In Baca's Federal Corruption TrialWith jurors saying they were hopelessly deadlocked, a judge declared a mistrial Thursday in the federal corruption trial of former Los Angeles County Sheriff Lee Baca.
Closing Arguments Begin In Baca Corruption TrialThe former sheriff is being tried in downtown Los Angeles on conspiracy and obstruction of justice charges.
Opening Statements Begin In Baca Corruption TrialCourt will be in session at the new federal courthouse in downtown Los Angeles from 8 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. each day.
Jury Selection To Begin In Baca Corruption TrialA pool of 150 residents of the district will be screened in downtown Los Angeles Monday.
Lee Baca's Lawyers Argue For Trial To Be Moved Out Of LA CountyLawyers for Lee Baca want the corruption trial against the former Los Angeles County sheriff moved to another county.
Feds Ask For Competency Hearing For Former LA County SheriffThe 74-year-old Baca has pleaded not guilty to obstructing justice, conspiracy and lying to the federal government. He could face up to 20 years in federal prison if convicted.
Ex-Sheriff Lee Baca Pleads Not Guilty To Conspiracy Charges; Trial Set For OctoberFormer Los Angeles County Sheriff Lee Baca plead not guilty Friday to federal charges of conspiring to obstruct justice, obstructing justice and lying to the federal government.
Former L.A. County Sheriff Lee Baca Withdraws Guilty Plea In Corruption Case, Going To TrialBaca says he changed his mind because the charges against him contradict the evidence.
Judge Rejects Plea Deal For Former Sheriff Lee Baca In Jail Corruption ProbeA federal judge rejected a plea deal Monday for former Los Angeles County Sheriff Lee Baca