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Judge To Decide If Ex-California Lawmaker’s Trial Proceeds

California Sen. Ron Calderon strolled into the Bellagio hotel in Las Vegas two years ago primed for another weekend of fun. In a 10th floor room, overlooking the hotel’s iconic dancing fountains, his plans folded.

08/02/2015

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U.S. Marshal On Trial In Los Angeles Man’s Fatal Shooting

Matthew Itkowitz’s federal trial began Tuesday with jury selection. Opening statements are expected Wednesday.

07/21/2015

Marion 'Suge' Knight appears in court with his Lawyer Matthew P Fletcher for a preliminary hearing in a robbery charge case at Criminal Courts Building on April 8, 2015 in Los Angeles, California.  Knight is charged with robbery and criminal threats after allegedly stealing a photographer's camera during an incident September 5, 2014 in Beverly Hills.  (Photo by David Buchan/Getty Images)

Judge Denies Bail Reduction For Suge Knight

A Los Angeles judge has refused to lower bail for former rap music mogul Marion “Suge” Knight from $10 million in a murder case.

07/17/2015

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Man Awaits Trial 5 Years After Alleged Abduction, Murder Of Moreno Valley Teen

The man accused of kidnapping and killing a 17-year-old girl in Moreno Valley five years ago continued to await trial on Wednesday.

07/15/2015

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Perris Man Ordered To Stand Trial For 3 Random Killings

A Riverside County judge ruled Friday there’s enough evidence to try David Rey Contreras of Perris for murder with sentence enhancements that make him eligible for the death penalty.

06/19/2015

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Kato Kaelin, America’s Famous House Guest, Launches New Clothing Line For Slackers

The clothes are designed to be “practical, affordable, stylish, comfortable and attractive.”

06/10/2015

Charles "Chase" Merritt was arrested in late 2013 in connection with the killings of Joseph and Summer McStay and their sons. (Photo credit: CBS)

San Bernardino Prosecutors To Allege Sledgehammer Used To Kill McStay Family

CBS2/KCAL9’s Tom Wait reports the attorney for a man accused of killing the McStay family in 2013 is releasing new information on the case.

06/10/2015

The appearance of attorney Thomas Mesereau prompted the judge to reschedule a hearing on a motion by Knight to dismiss murder, attempted murder and hit-and-run charges. (CBS)

Suge Knight Hires Former Attorney For Michael Jackson; Judge Delays Trial

The former rap music mogul has hired the attorney who successfully defended Michael Jackson against child molestation charges.

05/29/2015

Marion 'Suge' Knight appears in court with his Lawyer Matthew P Fletcher (L) for his bail hearing at Criminal Courts Building on March 20, 2015 in Los Angeles, California. Knight collapsed during the court proceedings. Knight is charged with murder and attempted murder after a hit-and-run incident following an argument in a parking lot on January 29.  (Photo by Robyn Beck-Pool/Getty Images)

Suge Knight Pleads Not Guilty, Murder Trial Set To Get Underway In July

A judge on Thursday set a July trial date for a murder case against Marion “Suge” Knight that was filed after the former rap music mogul ran over two men earlier this year.

04/30/2015

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Convicted Drug Dealer Indicted In Killing Of Fox Executive Gavin Smith

John Creech pleaded not guilty Wednesday to the capital murder charge before Los Angeles County Superior Court Judge James Brandlin.

04/22/2015

Marion "Suge" Knight and his lawyer David E Kenner, front, attend court at the Criminal Courts Building on March 2, 2015 in Los Angeles, California.    (Photo by Mark Boster-Pool/Getty Images)

‘Suge’ Knight Transported To Hospital Following Hearing In Murder Trial

Marion “Suge” Knight stood trial on murder and attempted-murder charges, a judge ruled Thursday.

04/16/2015

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Woman Convicted Of Murder In 2010 Killing Of Hawaiian Gardens Casino Winner

A woman has been convicted of murder in the killing of a man prosecutors say was followed after winning $10,000 at a Hawaiian Gardens casino.

03/30/2015

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Expert Doubts V. Stiviano Contributed $1M Toward Duplex That Shelly Sterling Argues Is Communal Property

The trial has put the Sterlings and V. Stiviano together in the same room about a year after the recording of Donald Sterling telling Stiviano not to publicly associate with blacks culminated with his lifetime ban from the NBA and the record $2 billion sale of the team.

03/26/2015

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