The California Supreme Court declined Wednesday to hear an appeal by Conrad Murray, the doctor convicted of involuntary manslaughter in the death of pop star Michael Jackson.
A judge has set Monday as the start date for the assault trial of singer Chris Brown in the nation’s capital.
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.
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.
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.
Attorneys in a widely-watched trial calling into question tenure and other employment protections granted to teachers statewide presented their closing arguments Thursday.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.