California Court Overturns Conviction In Deadly DUI Case A California appeals court on Friday overturned the second-degree murder conviction of a driver who struck a man and drove two miles with his body embedded in her windshield.
Gov. Brown Pardons Robert Downey Jr. For Drug ConvictionThe governor of California pardoned Robert Downey Jr. on Thursday for a nearly 20-year-old felony drug conviction that sent the Oscar-nominated actor to jail for nearly a year.
GOP Lawmakers Say Convicted Senator Should Resign3 Republican lawmakers are demanding Sen. Roderick Wright be expelled or forced to resign.
Man Convicted Of Drug Charges Being Deported To Mexico To Face Murder ChargesA 53-year-old California man has pleaded no contest to two marijuana-related charges in San Joaquin County, freeing him to be deported to Mexico to face allegations that he participated in the slayings of eight municipal government officials 13 years ago.
Two Men Convicted Of Robbing Businesses In WoodlandAaron Dufour, 24, of Woodland and Nathan Espinoza, 24, were convicted last Friday of Robbing a Taco Bell restaurant on December 9, 2009.
Man Who Stabbed Wife Gets 68 Years In PrisonA Stockton man who stabbed his wife to death as she held their 3-year-old son in her arms has been sentenced to 68 years in prison.
Prosecutors In Levy Case Overcame Long OddsThe prosecutors who obtained a first-degree murder conviction this week in the Chandra Levy murder trial readily acknowledged the holes in their case.
Jury Convicts Guandique Of Killing Chandra LevyA jury has found Salvadoran immigrant Ingmar Guandique guilty of murdering Washington intern Chandra Levy back in 2001, when her disappearance became a national sensation.