Ex-City Councilman Sentenced To 4 Months In Jail For Voter Fraud, PerjuryFormer Los Angeles City Councilman Richard Alarcon will serve 120 days in jail as part of his sentencing Tuesday for his convictions on fraudulent voting and perjury charges.
LA Councilman Convicted Of Voter Fraud Will Continue To Collect $116K Annual PensionLos Angeles doesn't prohibit city employees convicted of felonies from receiving pensions, a worker in the city's civilian retirement division told Los Angeles Daily News.
Ex-Councilman Alarcon, Wife Found Guilty On Perjury, Voter Fraud ChargesA former Los Angeles City Councilman and his wife Wednesday were convicted on charges of perjury and voter fraud, but cleared on several other counts.
Octomom Pleads No Contest To Welfare Fraud Charge "Octomom" Nadya Suleman pleaded no contest Monday to a misdemeanor count of welfare fraud.
LAPD Officer Sentenced To Probation In 2008 Perjury CaseA Los Angeles Police Department officer Wednesday was sentenced to three years probation for lying under oath in a 2008 drug possession case.
GOP Move To Expel State Sen. Rod Wright Fails To Gain TractionA state Senate committee will not consider a Republican resolution seeking to expel a Democrat awaiting sentencing on perjury and voter fraud charges.
Leader Says Lost Supermajority Won't Hinder Senate Major issues facing the Legislature, including a water bond and reshaping the state's rainy day fund, can be addressed this year despite the loss of Democrats' supermajority.
3 GOP Senators Want To Give State Sen. Roderick Wright The BootThree Republican senators want to expel State Sen. Roderick Wright from the Legislature.
Convicted State Senator Take Indefinite LeaveA state senator convicted of perjury and voter fraud took an indefinite leave of absence Tuesday as he awaits sentencing in May.
Calif. Senator Convicted Of Voter Fraud, PerjuryCalifornia state Sen. Roderick Wright was convicted Tuesday of perjury and voter fraud for falsely claiming he lived in an apartment in the district he represents when he actually lives elsewhere.
State Sen. Roderick Wright Convicted On 8 Counts Of Fraud, PerjuryState Sen. Roderick Wright was convicted Tuesday of eight charges of fraud and perjury for living outside the district he was elected to represent.