A state appeals court has upheld the second-degree murder conviction of a Southern California chef who claimed he cooked his wife’s body in boiling water.
Two Mexican nationals were convicted Wednesday in the death of a 34-year-old U.S. Coast Guard officer when they rammed his search vessel with their smuggling boat near the Channel Islands.
A Los Angeles judge has overturned the murder conviction of a man who spent 34 years behind bars for a crime he didn’t commit.
Three additional murder counts have been filed against former Oakland and Los Angeles Raiders lineman Anthony Wayne Smith who is awaiting retrial in another murder case.
A man who raped and murdered his 27-year-old fiancee in a car parked at a Temecula mall was convicted Friday of first-degree murder and other charges.o
A California appeals court has upheld the murder conviction of a mentally ill man who killed a police officer at Los Angeles International Airport in 2005.
An appeals court has refused to reconsider music producer Phil Spector’s appeal of his murder conviction, saying there was overwhelming evidence of his guilt.
Lawyers for music producer Phil Spector have asked an appeals court to take a second look at his arguments for a new trial.
A state appellate court panel Monday upheld record producer Phil Spector’s murder conviction for the shooting death of actress Lana Clarkson.