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Lenny Dykstra attends the launch party for Players Club Magazine at the Mandarin Oriental Hotel on April 1, 2008 in New York City. (credit: Amy Sussman/Getty Images)

Former All-Star Outfielder Lenny Dykstra Released From Prison

Former All-Star outfielder Lenny Dykstra has been released from a California prison after serving time for bankruptcy fraud.


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Santa Ana Man, 25, Gets 38 Years To Life For Repeatedly Raping Minor Female Relative

A 25-year-old Santa Ana man who repeatedly sexually assaulted a young female relative, starting when she was 6 years old, was sentenced to 38 years to life in state prison Friday.

CBS2 / KCAL9–03/25/2011

Former LA PR Executive Must Begin Prison Term

A former executive for an international public relations firm must begin serving his prison sentence after an appeals court refused to overturn his conviction for defrauding Los Angeles taxpayers.


David Letterman reveals to his late night audience his affairs with several staffers on his show and the extortion plot against him in Manhattan on October 1, 2009. Robert Joel Halderman (known as Joe), a producer at "48 Hours" was accused of trying to extort $2 million from Letterman. Halderman reportedly lived for a time with Stephanie Birkitt, a former Letterman assistant often appeared on the show in comedy bits. (credit: CBS)

Letterman Extortion Plotter Freed

The former television producer who tried to blackmail David Letterman was freed Thursday after four months in jail for a plot that put a spotlight on the comic icon’s office affairs, city Correction Department records show.

CBS2 / KCAL9–09/02/2010