Family Of Murder Victim Questions Gov. Brown's Decision To Sign Bill Limiting Adult Prosecution Of MinorsSenate Bill 1391, singed by Gov. Jerry Brown Sunday, prevents prosecutors from trying a juvenile in adult criminal court for acts committed while they were 14 or 15 years of age, even for serious offenses like murder and rape.
Teens Admit To Discussing Plans For Mass Shooting At South Pasadena High SchoolAn 18-year-old man and a 17-year-old boy admitted before a juvenile court judge Wednesday that they had discussed plans for a mass shooting at their South Pasadena High School last year.
17-Year Old Tried As Juvenile After Killing Ref Over Call, Could Serve Less Than 4 YearsA teenager charged with killing a Utah soccer referee because he didn't like the man's call during a game pleaded guilty Monday to a charge of homicide by assault in a case that brought new attention to the issue of violence and sportsmanship in athletics.
Suspect Wanted After Teen Fatally Shot In WhittierAuthorities are searching for at least one gunman after a 17-year-old boy was fatally shot in the head Monday afternoon.