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Bruce Davis

Parole Recommended For Charles Manson Follower Bruce Davis

After 43 years in prison and 30 parole hearings, parole officials on Thursday again decided it is safe to free Charles Manson follower Bruce Davis.

08/27/2015

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Arcadia Police Nab Suspected Arsonist As He Was Allegedly Set To Start Tree Fire

The suspect, who had matches in his pocket. had gathered kindling, twigs, and sticks and stacked them underneath a tree to set a fire, police said.

08/15/2015

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Transgender Inmate Who Was Scheduled For State-Funded Sex Change Surgery Released On Parole

California has paroled a transgender inmate one day before a federal appeals court was to hear her request for the state to pay for her sex reassignment surgery.

08/12/2015

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Governor Allows Parole For Transgender California Inmate

Gov. Jerry Brown is allowing parole for a transgender inmate who is trying to force California to become the first state to pay for sex reassignment surgery.

08/07/2015

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Appeals Court Delays Sex-Change Operation For Inmate After She’s Recommended For Parole

A California panel recommended parole for a transgender inmate on Thursday, a decision that could keep her from receiving the prison-funded sex reassignment surgery she says is necessary for her emotional health.

05/21/2015

Bruce Davis

Judge Denies Parole To Former Manson Follower Bruce Davis

A Charles Manson follower who once bragged of cutting a man’s head off lost another bid for freedom for two murders that have kept him behind bars 45 years.

04/23/2015

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Parole Denied For OC Man Convicted Of 9-Day Killing Spree

Serial killer Brett Thomas was denied parole on Friday, forcing him to remain behind bars for at least another seven years.

04/17/2015

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Ex-Mexican Mafia Leader Makes Bid For Freedom

Records show an ex-Mexican Mafia leader whose talk with a group of business executives and police officials drew criticism this week has been helped by his close relationship with law enforcement to make a bid for freedom.

01/31/2015

Captain Brian Pratt heads LA's Ramparts Division. (credit: CBS)

LAPD Captain Fights Parole For Woman Involved In His Brother’s Murder

Brian Pratt says Raylean Brooks continues to show no remorse for the crime.

01/25/2015

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Parole Decision Upheld In Case Of ’85 Teacher, Student Slayings

A state appeals court has upheld a decision by California Gov. Jerry Brown to deny parole to a man convicted in the 1985 slayings of a Pasadena high school teacher and student.

12/05/2014

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Compton Man Gets Life In Prison For Triple Murder

A Southern California man convicted of killing three people, including two brothers, in a gang shooting has been sentenced to life in prison without chance of parole.

10/17/2014

Beardless and shaven-headed, Charles Manson, is pictured here on March 29, 1971 in Los Angeles.  (credit: AFP/Getty Images)

Trial Prosecutor Reveals Charles Manson’s Haunting Words

A key person who put away Charles Manson for life is recounting the haunting words that the cult leader told him 45 years ago.

CBS2 / KCAL9–08/08/2014

Leonel Reyes will serve two life sentences without the possibility of parole for raping a 14-year-old girl. (credit: San Bernardino County District Attorney)

Victorville Man, 38, Gets 2 Life Sentences For Raping 14-Year-Old Family Friend During Burglary

Leonel Lopez Reyes came to the victim’s apartment under the guise of repaying the victim’s mother $100.

06/27/2014

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Convicted Killer Charged In Old LA Jail Slaying

The District Attorney’s Office reported Thursday that Jaime Vidales has been charged with killing Miguel Sanchez in July 1997. If convicted he faces life in prison without possibility of parole.

05/01/2014

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Community Outraged After Judge Rules To Release Serial Rapist To Lake Los Angeles Neighborhood

A high desert community, determined to keep a notorious serial rapist out of their neighborhood, is in uproar after his parole.

04/22/2014

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