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Chris Brown Trial Set To Start On Monday

A judge has set Monday as the start date for the assault trial of singer Chris Brown in the nation’s capital.

04/18/2014

Alberto Flores Ramirez faces  faces two counts of rape and four other sexual offense charges.(credit: Santa Ana PD)

Jurors To Decide Fate Of Alleged Rapist In Bizarre ‘Spiritual Cleansings’

The trial of a San Clemente man accused of sexually assaulting two women who believed his claims of being a spiritual cleanser was underway Thursday.

04/17/2014

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2 Suspects To Stand Trial In Fatal Santa Ana Nightclub Beating

Vanesa Tapia Zavala, 25, and Candace Marie Brito, 27, are facing murder charges for the January 18 beating of Annie Hung “Kim” Pham outside The Crosby Bar and Nightclub.

CBS2 / KCAL9–04/15/2014

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Judge Rules Jackson’s Mother Should Pay AEG Live’s Legal Costs For Trial

A judge has indicated that Michael Jackson’s mother should pay the promoter of her son’s ill-fated comeback concerts more than $800,000 in costs associated with her failed negligent hiring lawsuit.

04/14/2014

Attorney Ted Boutrous (credit: CBS)

Closing Arguments Conclude In Landmark Teacher Tenure Trial

Attorneys in a widely-watched trial calling into question tenure and other employment protections granted to teachers statewide presented their closing arguments Thursday.

CBS2 / KCAL9–03/27/2014

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Corona Teacher Accused Of Sex Crimes Involving 5 Students To Stand Trial

A Corona teacher accused of sex crimes involving five underage students has been ordered to stand trial after waiving her right to a preliminary hearing, the Riverside County District Attorney’s Office announced Tuesday.

CBS Los Angeles–03/04/2014

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Riverside Attorney Admits Social Security Theft

Deputy Public Defender Audrey Owens entered the plea Monday in federal court to two felony counts of theft of government property a week before trial was scheduled.

CBS2 / KCAL9–03/03/2014

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LA Judge Claims Self-Defense In Dispute With Woman Over Dog Waste

A Los Angeles County Superior Court judge claimed he was acting in self-defense when he had an altercation with a woman over the disposal of dog waste last year.

CBS2 / KCAL9–02/04/2014

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Woman ‘Spit In The Doctor’s Face’ After Dog Waste Dispute With LA Judge, Attorney Says

A woman who claims a Los Angeles Superior Court judge pushed her to the ground during a dispute over dog waste last year apparently “spit in the doctor’s face” when she tried to be treated after the incident, a defense attorney said.

CBS2 / KCAL9–02/03/2014

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Trial Begins For LA Judge Accused Of Battery In Dispute With Woman Over Dog Waste

The trial for a Los Angeles Superior Court judge accused of injuring a woman during an argument over the disposal of a bag of dog waste began on Thursday.

CBS2 / KCAL9–01/30/2014

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Trial Begins In Ex-Bank Exec’s Lawsuit Against The City, LAPD Officers

The federal trial began Tuesday of a former Deutsche Bank executive who is suing the city of Los Angeles and two police officers for $20 million.

CBS2 / KCAL9–01/21/2014

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Acquitted Murder Suspect Sues Santa Monica For Ruining Her Reputation

Kelly Soo Park, who was once described as a “female James Bond” and the muscle for a revenge hit, was often the subject of network TV crime shows.

01/15/2014

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Opening Arguments Begin In Twitter Defamation Case Against Courtney Love

Opening arguments will begin Wednesday in the trial of Courtney Love, who was accused of defaming a former attorney on the social media site Twitter.

CBS2 / KCAL9–01/15/2014

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Sentenced To Life As Teen, Convicted Killer Now Sees Chance Of Becoming Free Man

A man who was sentenced to life in prison two decades ago — for a murder he committed as a minor — now has hopes of one day becoming a free man.

12/18/2013

(L-R) Manuel Ramos And Jay Cicinelli are accused in the in-custody death of Kelly Thomas. (credit: Orange County District Attorney's Office)

Trial Opens For Ex-Fullerton Officers Charged In Kelly Thomas’ Death

Opening statements are underway in the trial of two Fullerton police officers charged in the death of a homeless man whose family says was schizophrenic.

12/02/2013

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