Long Beach Superior Court

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Homeless Man Pleads Not Guilty To Murder In Long Beach Arson Attack

A homeless man accused of setting a 63-year-old man on fire in a sports utility vehicle outside a convenience store in Long Beach last week was charged Tuesday with capital murder and arson.

CBS2 / KCAL9–04/16/2013

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Former High School Dance Teacher, 36, Accused Of Sexually Molesting Female Student

A former dance teacher at Palos Verdes Peninsula High School was ordered Thursday to stand trial on six felony sex-related charges involving a teenage female student.



Man Convicted In The Beating Death Of His Girlfriend’s 2-Year-Old Son

Today, a man was convicted of two felony counts stemming from the beating death of his girlfriend’s 2-year-old son.


Authorities maintain a command post outside Gardena High School in Los Angeles January 18, 2010, where  two students suffered gunshot wounds after a pistol in a 10th-grader's backpack accidentally discharged. (AFP PHOTO / ROBYN BECK)

Mother Of Gardena High Shooting Victim Plans Lawsuit Against District

The mother of a 15-year-old boy shot through the neck at a Los Angeles high school has retained lawyers and is planning a legal claim against the school district.

CBS2 / KCAL9–01/21/2011