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Murder Charges

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Babysitter Pleads Not Guilty To Killing 4-Year-Old Girl

A 53-year-old babysitter pleaded not guilty Tuesday to murder and other charges in connection to the death of a 4-year-old girl.

CBS2 / KCAL9–03/25/2014

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Suspected Driver In Fatal Wrong-Way Crash Charged With Murder

A 21-year-old suspected driver in a fatal wrong-way crash that killed six people on the Pomona (60) Freeway was charged with murder Thursday.

CBS2 / KCAL9–02/13/2014

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Pro Tennis Referee Sues LAPD, Coroner’s Office Over Murder Arrest

A local tennis umpire who was once charged with murdering her husband is now suing the L.A. Police Department, four of its officers and the L.A. County Coroner’s Office for reportedly creating a “media circus” to bolster a case against her.

08/16/2013

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Apple Valley Woman Pleads Not Guilty To Murder Of Toddler Who Died After Eating Chili Powder

A 21-year-old woman has pleaded not guilty to murder charges in the death of a toddler who died after eating chili powder.

CBS2 / KCAL9–01/10/2013

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Police Nab Man Accused Of Killing 3 LA Women In The 1980s

A man accused of killing three women in Los Angeles in the 1980s was nabbed after police found DNA evidence that linked him to the crimes.

CBS2 / KCAL9–01/08/2013

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2 Suspected Of Drinking, Street Racing Charged With Killing Elderly Woman

Two suspected street racers were charged with murder and DUI Thursday for allegedly causing a crash that killed an elderly woman on Christmas in West Covina.

CBS2 / KCAL9–12/27/2012

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Charges Dropped Against Tennis Ref Accused In Husband’s Death

A Los Angeles judge Friday dismissed murder charges against a 70-year-old tennis referee accused of killing her husband with a coffee mug.

CBS2 / KCAL9–11/30/2012

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Driver Charged With Murder After Allegedly Dragging Man For 2 Miles

The substance abuse counselor accused of driving drunk while a dying man was stuck on the hood of her car was charged with murder on Tuesday.

CBS2 / KCAL9–11/27/2012

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Former Raider Pleads Not Guilty To Four Murders

Former Raiders defensive end Anthony Wayne Smith pleaded not guilty Wednesday to murder charges stemming from four killings nearly a decade apart.

CBS2 / KCAL9–08/01/2012

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Arraignment Postponed For Former Raider Accused In 4 Murders

The arraignment for a former Raiders defensive end accused of committing four murders was postponed Tuesday until August 1.

CBS2 / KCAL9–07/17/2012

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Prosecutors Want Crittenton’s Bond Revoked

Prosecutors want former NBA player Javaris Crittenton sent back to jail on a murder charge after his recent traffic arrest.

02/24/2012

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Former Laker Javaris Crittenton Sent to Atlanta on Murder Charge

Former Los Angeles Lakers guard Javaris Crittenton was taken from a Los Angeles lockup to Georgia Thursday to face a murder charge stemming from the shooting death of a 22-year-old woman in Atlanta last month.

CBS2 / KCAL9–09/15/2011

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‘Whitey’ Bulger Pleads Not Guilty On 19 Murder Counts

James “Whitey” Bulger, a former mob boss who eluded prosecution for 16 years, pleaded not guilty to federal racketeering charges that accuses him of participating in 19 murders.

07/06/2011

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Judge OKs Court-Appointed Attorney For James ‘Whitey’ Bulger

Accused murderer James “Whitey” Bulger will not have to pay for an attorney after a federal judge decided the onetime crime boss meets the requirements for a court appointed lawyer.

06/30/2011

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Couple Held On Murder Charges Marries In Jail

A man and a woman were not allowed to touch or kiss but that didn’t stop the couple from tying the knot in an Orange County jail Monday.

CBS2 / KCAL9–06/27/2011

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