Prosecutors Want Retrial In Bell Corruption CaseLos Angeles County prosecutors said Tuesday they plan to retry five former Bell officials convicted of misappropriating public funds.
Hearing Postponed For 5 Former Bell Corruption DefendantsProsecutors will now announce on May 29 whether they plant to retry them for corruption charges on which jurors could not reach verdicts.
Jurors To Resume Deliberations Monday In Bell Corruption TrialJurors in the city of Bell corruption trial have gone home for the weekend after concluding deliberations for the day.
Jury Deliberations Begin In City Of Bell Corruption CaseJurors began deliberating Friday in the case against six former City of Bell officials charged with corruption.
Closing Arguments Begin In Bell Corruption TrialClosing arguments began Wednesday morning in the trial of six City of Bell officials charged with corruption.
Testimony Begins In Bell Fraud TrialTestimony began Friday morning in the fraud trial of Bell's ex-Mayor, Oscar Hernandez, and five former city council members.
Fraud Trial Of Former Bell Mayor And 5 Ex-Council Members BeginsOpening statements were heard Thursday morning in the trial of Bell's ex-Mayor, Oscar Hernandez, and five former city council members.
City Of Bell Elects New LeadershipCity of Bell residents flocked to the polls today to elect five new City Council members. The municipality has been politically stagnant since eight current and former officials were charged with swindling public funds.
Trial Ordered For 6 Of Bell's Current, Former City OfficialsSix of Bell’s current and former city officials were ordered to stand trial Wednesday on charges of misappropriating public funds.
Bell Councilman: Ex-Officials Were Rizzo's 'Highly Paid Puppets'The six current and former officials facing charges of looting the working-class suburb of Bell were actually highly paid puppets of the Los Angeles suburb's disgraced city manager, according to the testimony of the lone member of the city council not facing criminal charges.
8 Bell Officials Due In Court MondayEight current and former Bell city officials are due in court Monday for a hearing to determine if there is enough evidence to require them to stand trial on charges that they misappropriated public funds.