Torture

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Nurse’s Assistant Sentenced To 7 Years To Life For Torturing Adopted Children

A Palmdale woman was sentenced Wednesday to seven years to life in state prison for torturing her two young adopted children, officials from the Los Angeles County district Attorney’s Office said.

03/11/2015

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Man, Woman Sentenced For Robbing, Torturing, Sexually Assaulting Male Victim

The victim was bound, beaten, robbed, tasered and sodomized with a curling iron.

02/05/2015

Hossein Nayeri faces charges of aggravated mayhem, torture and residential burglary for the alleged Oct. 2012 attack. (Photo courtesy OC DA's Office)

Extradited Suspect In Torture, Mutilation Of OC Pot Shop Owner Set For Arraignment

An man recently extradited from the Czech Republic was set to be arraigned Wednesday in the torture and sexual mutilation of the owner of a Newport Beach marijuana dispensary.

09/24/2014

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Fugitive Extradited From Czech Republic In Kidnapping, Torture Of Marijuana Dispensary Owner

A 35-year-old man extradited from the Czech Republic will appear in an Orange County courtroom Wednesday to face charges of kidnapping, torture and sexual mutilation of a marijuana dispensary owner.

09/17/2014

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3 Charged In Torture Of Orange County Prostitute

Renice Stevenson Flores-Davis, 26; Oscar Gonzalez-Salinas, 33; and Sierra Rose Thompson, 26, were to be arraigned on charges of human trafficking, kidnapping and torturing the woman.

07/30/2014

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Hesperia Parents Arrested In Torture Of Daughter, 4

A San Bernardino County couple Monday was accused of torturing their 4-year-old girl.

CBS2 / KCAL9–07/21/2014

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2 Martial Arts Teachers Suspected Of Torturing Teen With Samurai Swords

Two brothers who run a Southern California martial arts school were arrested on suspicion of kidnapping an Antelope Valley teenager, torturing him with cigarettes and cutting him with samurai swords, authorities said Friday.

11/08/2013

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Man, 28, Convicted In Murder, Rape Of 84-Year-Old O.C. Widow

A man has been convicted of murdering an 84-year-old widow in her Orange County home after raping and torturing her.

09/06/2013

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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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Man Charged With Torture, Sexual Assault After Allegedly Attacking Woman With Chemicals

A Pasadena man who reportedly burned a woman with chemicals until she was unconscious and then sexually assaulted her was charged on Wednesday with torture, mayhem, and multiple sex-related crimes.

05/02/2013

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OC Woman Convicted Of Cutting Off Husband’s Penis, Running It Through Garbage Disposal

A Garden Grove woman was convicted Monday of cutting off her husband’s penis and running it through a garbage disposal.

CBS2 / KCAL9–04/29/2013

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Woman Will Stand Trial After Allegedly Torturing Adopted Children

A Palmdale woman has been ordered to stand trial after being accused of abusing and torturing her two adopted children.

03/05/2013

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Trio Sentenced To Prison For Torturing 5-Year-Old Apple Valley Boy

Two men and a woman convicted of torturing a 5-year-old boy in the Southern California town of Apple Valley have been sentenced to prison.

03/02/2013

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Palmdale Woman Arrested After Her Adopted Children Escape, Report Torture And Abuse

A woman is being held on $2 million bail after she was arrested for allegedly torturing and abusing her two adopted children in Palmdale.

01/23/2013

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Oscar-Nominated ‘Zero Dark Thirty’ Picketed By People Who Say Movie Advocates Torture

The critics agree “Zero Dark Thirty” — a film depicting the decade-long hunt for Osama bin Laden — is gritty and moving.

01/11/2013

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