SANTA ANA An Orange County Superior Court jury began deliberating Thursday in the case of a 77-year-old man found beaten and strangled in his Newport Beach home more than three decades ago. James Andrew Melton, 65, originally was convicted and sentenced to death in 1982 for killing and robbing Anthony Lial DeSousa. But a federal […]
Eighteen plaintiffs allege utility company failed to notice dangerous building conditions Families of the victims of last December’s Oakland warehouse fire, which killed 36 people, filed a lawsuit in Alameda Superior Court on Tuesday,...Show More Summary
NORWALK >> The suspect in the killing of a Whittier police officer in February pleaded not guilty Monday in Norwalk Superior Court. Michael Christopher Mejia's attorney waived the reading of the counts against his client and entered a not guilty plea for all counts. Show More Summary
A Superior Court judge says a former Rhode Island health director was justified in revoking a former state senator's pharmacy license after he mistakenly gave morphine to two children. The … Click to Continue »
A campaign finance complaint has been filed by the attorney general's office against the King County Democratic Central Committee. The complaint was filed Friday in Thurston County Superior Court. It … Click to Continue »
An Orange County Superior Court judge has ruled that the county must release a draft op-ed and corresponding emails written by Supervisor Todd Spitzer about an incident in which he handcuffed an evangelist inside a Wahoo’s Fish Taco restaurant in Foothill Ranch on April 3, 2015. Superior Court Judge Walter P. Schwarm issued his tentative […]
For the Pennsylvania Superior Court’s latest pronouncement on Sackett issues pertaining to stacking of insurance coverage, see the case of Pergolese v. Standard Fire Insurance, No. 1467 EDA 2014 (Pa. Super. April 11, 2017 Ford Elliott P.J.E., Stabile, J., Strassburger, J.) (Maj. Show More Summary
The Tennessee Titans picked Western Michigan wide receiver Corey Davis with the fifth overall pick in the 2017 NFL Draft. According to a lawsuit filed in United States Superior Court today, Titans players Tajae Sharpe and Sebastian Tretola were at Tin Roof, a Nashville bar, the night that the Titans selected Davis and… Read more...
A Los Angeles Superior Court judge agreed to delay a deposition he Former USA Gymnastics president Steve Penny was to give in relation to sex abuse allegations brought against Team USA’s former physician by a former member of the team. The reason for the delay? Penny’s legal team told Judge Susan Bryant-Deason that Penny needed to […]
Workers hired to care for pregnant Chinese women who traveled to give birth on American soil are suing an alleged birth tourism center, citing unfair wages and working conditions. In a lawsuit filed in Orange County Superior Court, six Chinese immigrant caregivers, including two from Orange County, say the Xin Xi Du Month Center forced […]
A Los Angeles Superior Court judge has ruled that former USA Gymnastics president Steve Penny can put off giving a deposition in a sexual abuse lawsuit until after he attends social functions at the Indianapolis 500 later this month. Judge Susan Bryant-Deason ruled that Penny will be deposed June 5, weeks later than attorneys for a […]
Authorities must return more than $100,000 to the owner of a California marijuana business, a superior court judge ruled last week, more than 15 months after police seized the money under suspicion it was connected to illegal activity. In...Show More Summary
Richard Simmons is suing the National Enquirer, Radar Online and American Media, Inc. for their “cruel” coverage of false claims. The lawsuit was filed Monday in Los Angeles Superior Court and accuses the defendants of libel and invasion of privacy-false light, according to The Hollywood Reporter. Show More Summary
State Attorney General Bob Ferguson has filed a campaign finance lawsuit involving the 2014 campaign for Grant County prosecutor. The lawsuit was filed Monday in Thurston County Superior Court against … Click to Continue »
The triple-murder trial for former Tampa Bay Rays prospect Brandon Martin is scheduled to start Sept. 25 in Riverside County Superior Court. The trial is expected to last at least 60 days, according to court records. Martin, a supplemental first-round draft pick of the Rays in June 2011, is charged...
NEWARK — State officials are trying to shut down the office of a Monmouth County man they say has posed as a doctor for nearly 30 years. A complaint filed in Superior Court by the state Division of Consumer Affairs and the state Board of Medical Examiners accuses Raymond Salani Jr., the owner...
SANTA ANA An Orange County Superior Court jury on Friday convicted a 54-year-old ex-con of robbing a Lake Forest bank. Chandler Graham was convicted of eight felony counts including second-degree robbery, assault with a firearm, and evading police in the September 2015 robbery at the Eagle Community Credit Union. Prosecutors said Graham walked into the […]
ESB Professional/Shutterstock A nother legal effort to weaken teacher job protections through the courts has been dismissed, this time in the Garden State. On Wednesday afternoon, a New Jersey Superior Court judge tossed the latest case,...Show More Summary
An appointment by Gov. Doug Ducey of a lawyer in private practice to a La Paz County Superior Court judgeship puts the puts the small western Arizona county's court bench … Click to Continue »
By Gabriel F. Cordero The parents of injured boxer Pritchard Colon have filed a $50 million lawsuit in Superior Court … The post Prichard Colon family files $50 million lawsuit appeared first on Boxing News.