DNA Clears Accused East Area Rapist Suspect Of 1975 MurderAuthorities have cleared a man accused of being California's Golden State Killer of involvement in the 1975 murder of a 14-year-old girl in the Central Valley.
Taxpayers Picking Up Alleged East Area Rapist's Defense CostsSacramento County Superior Court Judge Michael Sweet ruled DeAngelo is indigent and will require public defendants to serve as his attorneys.
East Area Rapist Suspect Appears In Court Looking Gaunt, Will Keep Public Defender East Area Rapist suspect Joseph DeAngelo made his first court appearance since August Thursday and his physical appearance took the courtroom by surprise.
Sacramento County Asking State Legislature To Help Fund Trial For Suspected East Area Rapist Joseph DeAngeloAs the case against the suspected East Area Rapist moves forward, the cost of prosecuting him is turning out to be more than Sacramento County bargained for — approximately $20 million. 
Suspected Golden State Killer Joseph DeAngelo Charged With Crimes From 6 CountiesJoseph DeAngelo made his way into the courtroom standing inside a metal enclosure. His face was noticeably thinner, his frame leaner, compared to his earlier court appearances.
East Area Rapist Case: No Grand Jury Planned For Joseph DeAngeloSacramento County District Attorney Anne Marie Schubert spoke to CBS13 about the East Area Rapist case and said she has ruled out seeking a grand jury indictment.
East Area Rapist Trial In Sacramento Presents Legal ChallengesFinding 12 unbiased jurors is a process legal experts say will be especially difficult.
Trial For Suspected Golden State Killer Joseph DeAngelo To Take Place In SacramentoA criminal complaint was filed Tuesday encompassing all of the charges against the man suspected of being the Golden State Killer and East Area rapist.