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Convicted Killer, 35, Now Eligible For Parole For 1994 Pimp Murder

A 35-year-old woman who has been in prison since she killed her former pimp at age 16 is eligible for parole, according to Riverside County prosecutors.


A screenshot from the YouTube movie 'Innocence of Muslims' by filmmaker Mark Basseley Youssef.

Youssef, 6 Others Sentenced To Death In Absentia For ‘Innocence Of Muslims’

An Egyptian court Wednesday sentenced seven Coptic Christians to death in absentia for making the anti-Islam film, The Innocence of Muslims, which was filmed here in Southern California.

CBS Los Angeles–11/28/2012

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Convicted Riverside Cop Killer Sentenced To Death

A parolee who beat and gunned down a Riverside police officer trying to arrest him at the end of a foot chase was sentenced to death Monday.

CBS2 / KCAL9–06/25/2012

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Man Gets 15 Years To Life For Fatally Striking Malibu Teen On PCH

A man who was despondent over losing his job and drove recklessly along Pacific Coast Highway, crashing his car and killing a 13-year-old Malibu girl, was sentenced Friday to 15 years to life in prison.

CBS2 / KCAL9–06/15/2012

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Woman Gets Life For Plotting To Murder Cancer-Stricken Husband

A 61-year-old woman who hired a hit man to kill her cancer-stricken husband to cash in on his life insurance policy and retirement funds was sentenced Friday to life in prison without the possibility of parole.

CBS2 / KCAL9–03/23/2012

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2 Brothers Get Prison For LA-Based Cocaine Ring

The head of a small hip-hop record label who prosecutors say led a drug trafficking ring that used chartered jets to ship cocaine and cash between Baltimore and Los Angeles has been sentenced to 10 years in federal prison.


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Prosecutors Oppose Jackson Doctor’s Bail Bid

Michael Jackson’s doctor was properly sentenced to four years behind bars in the star’s death and should not be released on bail, prosecutors argued Tuesday in a response to his bid for release while his case is appealed.

CBS2 / KCAL9–02/22/2012

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Halle Berry’s Stalker Sentenced To 386 Days In Jail

Halley Berry’s stalker was sentenced to just over a year in jail Thursday, TMZ reports.

CBS2 / KCAL9–01/19/2012

Lindsay Lohan Probation Hearing

Judge Gives Lindsay Lohan A Positive Review In Progress Hearing Tuesday

Judge Stephanie Sauter gave Lohan a positive review Tuesday for her work on community service and probation.

CBS2 / KCAL9–01/17/2012


Woman Gets 50 Years To Life In 2005 Murder Of 17-Year-Old Boy

A Southern California woman has been sentenced to 50 years to life in prison for the gang-related mistaken identity shooting death of a teenager in 2005.



Anaheim Man Gets 6 Years In His Girlfriend’s 1992 Beating Death

A former Anaheim man has been sentenced to six years in prison for the 1992 beating death of his live-in girlfriend after he was linked to the crime through DNA.

CBS2 / KCAL9–12/20/2011


Gang Member Gets 155 Years To Life In Murder Of 16-Year-Old Student

A gang member has been sentenced to 155 years to life in prison for his role in a deadly Long Beach shooting.


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Oxnard Teen Sentenced To 21 Years In Prison For Classmate’s Murder

An Oxnard teen was sentenced to 21 years in prison Monday for killing a gay classmate three years ago.

CBS2 / KCAL9–12/19/2011


Former Fire Captain Sentenced To 15 Years To Life For Woman’s Murder

A former Los Angeles Fire Department captain who murdered a woman at his Eagle Rock home and dumped her body about a mile away was sentenced Friday to 15 years to life in prison.

CBS2 / KCAL9–12/16/2011

Lindsay Lohan Probation Hearing

Judge Praises Lindsay Lohan At Progress Report Hearing

Actress Lindsay Lohan arrived 10 minutes early Wednesday to her progress report hearing at the airport branch courthouse.

CBS2 / KCAL9–12/14/2011