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Murder Trial

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Man Convicted Of Killing Infant Daughter, Stashing Her Body In Storage Unit Gets Death

A former Southern California man, who killed his 2-month-old daughter and stashed the body in a storage unit, has been sentenced to death.

02/21/2014

Amanda Know is released from an Italian jail in 2011. (credit: Reuters/CBS News)

Author Of Amanda Knox Book Says She Will Fight Extradition Back To Italy

Amanda Knox was found guilty of murder — again — in an Italian court.

01/30/2014

Kelly Soo Park (CBS)

Acquitted Murder Suspect Sues Santa Monica For Ruining Her Reputation

Kelly Soo Park, who was once described as a “female James Bond” and the muscle for a revenge hit, was often the subject of network TV crime shows.

01/15/2014

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Closing Arguments Begin In Kelly Thomas Murder Trial

Closing arguments began Tuesday morning in the trial of two former Fullerton police officers accused in the fatal beating of a homeless man.

CBS2 / KCAL9–01/07/2014

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Mothers Of Slain Marine, Wife React To Their Killers Being Sentenced

The mothers of the victims spoke out in court Friday during sentencing.

08/16/2013

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Suspected Member Of Mexican Drug Cartel Charged In Girlfriend’s Murder, 3 Others

A reported member of the Mexican drug cartel allegedly involved in four murders appeared in a Downtown L.A. courtroom Monday, smiling throughout the proceedings.

07/08/2013

Kelly Soo Park is accused of beating and strangling 21-year-old Juliana Redding in her Santa Monica apartment in March 2008.(courtesy Santa Monica PD)

No Verdict Yet In Trial Of Woman Accused Of Murdering Aspiring Model

Jurors in the trial of a woman accused of killing an aspiring model more than five years ago will return to deliberation Tuesday.

CBS2 / KCAL9–06/03/2013

Kelly Soo Park is accused of beating and strangling 21-year-old Juliana Redding in her Santa Monica apartment in March 2008.(courtesy Santa Monica PD)

Woman Accused Of Murdering Aspiring Model Awaits Her Fate

The jury will start deliberations Thursday in the case against Kelly Soo Park, accused in the 2008 murder of then 21-year-old aspiring actress and model Juliana Redding.

05/22/2013

Kelly Soo Park (CBS)

Trial Gets Underway In 2008 Murder Of Aspiring Model/Actress

Kelly Soo Park is accused of beating and strangling 21-year-old Juliana Redding in her Santa Monica apartment in March 2008.

CBS2 / KCAL9–05/15/2013

Christian Karl Gerhartsreiter (credit: CBS)

Rockefeller Imposter Found Guilty In Murder Of San Marino Man

Christian K. Gerhartsreiter, a man who claimed to be a member of the famous Rockefeller family, was convicted Wednesday of first-degree murder in the death of a San Marino man 28 years ago.

CBS2 / KCAL9–04/10/2013

In this booking photo released by the Boston Police August 5, 2008, Clark Rockefeller is seen. Rockefeller was arrested for allegedly kidnapping his seven-year-old daughter Reigh Storrow Boss. He was captured in Maryland Baltimore, Maryland and was arraigned in Boston for to felony parental kidnapping, assault and battery and assault and battery with a dangerous weapon. (Photo by Boston Police via Getty Images)

Murder Case Against Rockefeller Imposter Goes To Jury

A murder case against a notorious Rockefeller impostor was turned over to a Los Angeles jury on Tuesday after the prosecutor implored the panel to find the defendant guilty of the cold-case crime.

04/09/2013

In this booking photo released by the Boston Police August 5, 2008, Clark Rockefeller is seen. Rockefeller was arrested for allegedly kidnapping his seven-year-old daughter Reigh Storrow Boss. He was captured in Maryland Baltimore, Maryland and was arraigned in Boston for to felony parental kidnapping, assault and battery and assault and battery with a dangerous weapon. (Photo by Boston Police via Getty Images)

Closing Arguments Delivered In Murder Trial Of Rockefeller Imposter

A notorious Rockefeller impostor was depicted Monday by a prosecutor as a master manipulator who “always had a lie in his back pocket to explain things,” but slipped up and left clues that he was a killer.

04/08/2013

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Mistrial Declared In Case Of South LA Boy Murdered On Halloween 2010

A mistrial has been declared in the murder case against a man accused of shooting a 5-year-old boy wearing a Spider-man costume on Halloween 2010.

CBS2 / KCAL9–03/29/2013

Neo-Nazi leader Jeff Hall (credit: Center for the Study of Hate and Extremism)

Defense Rests In Trial Of Neo-Nazi Father’s Murder

Defense attorneys for a boy charged with killing his neo-Nazi father when he was 10 years old has rested its case without calling the boy to testify.

01/08/2013

Neo-Nazi leader Jeff Hall (credit: Center for the Study of Hate and Extremism)

Shocking Video May Determine Fate Of 12-Year-Old Accused Of Murdering Neo-Nazi Dad

The dispatcher couldn’t believe what she was hearing. “Oh God!”

10/31/2012

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