Thirty years ago today, Kimberly Gonzales was raped and murdered — beaten with a beer bottle and stabbed to death.
A judge Thursday declared a mistrial in the case involving an Irvine attorney accused of helping his wife frame a PTA volunteer at his son’s school.
An Irvine father accused of planting drugs in the car of a PTA volunteer at his son’s school was portrayed as a trusting person who was just trying to please his wife, as closing arguments were delivered Monday in his trial.
Andy Warhol’s artwork has always grabbed attention and sparked discussion, but one of his portraits of Farrah Fawcett is about to receive scrutiny of a different kind in a Los Angeles courtroom.
Angela Spaccia, seeking to absolve herself of blame for the financial collapse of the city of Bell, testified for a second day Friday about manipulations by her boss, Robert Rizzo, as he built his own personal fiefdom in the small, blue-collar California town.
Former Bell assistant manager Angela Spaccia, who is charged with misappropriation of public funds and other counts, was expected to take the stand in her corruption trial Thursday.
Opening statements got underway Wednesday in the trial of an Irvine attorney accused of planting drugs in the car of a PTA volunteer at his son’s school.
Robert Rizzo, the former city manager for Bell, will likely have plenty of money when he gets out of jail, according to a published report.
A judge in Orange County Friday pushed back opening statements in the trial of two ex-Fullerton police officers charged in the in-custody death of Kelly Thomas.
Prosecutors say then-22-year-old Iftekhar Murtaza plotted and carried out the gory killings after the couple’s 2007 breakup, hoping it would send Dhanak running back to his arms.
A 23-year-old man was sentenced to life in prison for his role in the killing of a 23-day-old baby by stray gunfire in MacArthur Park in 2007.
A judge ordered two suspects to stand trial Monday in the shooting deaths of two USC graduate students from China last year.
Jury selection began Monday for a former city of Bell official accused of helping bilk taxpayers out to millions of dollars.
Conrad Murray, who was convicted of involuntary manslaughter in Michael Jackson’s death, is speaking out one day after a jury cleared AEG Live of wrongdoing in the pop star’s demise.