A Laguna Beach woman has pleaded guilty to animal cruelty after kicking a 9-month-old German shepherd. Amber Castillo, 39, pleaded guilty May 16 in Orange County Superior Court to two counts of animal cruelty and was sentenced to 34 days in jail and three years’ probation, according to Laguna Beach...
An Indiana man has been convicted of murder in the death of a Wisconsin woman whose body was found buried in a basement in 2015. An Allen County Superior Court … Click to Continue »
Los Angeles County Superior Court Judge Edward Moreton set bail at $8 million.
A woman, identified as Jane Doe, is suing the production company of America’s Got Talent, claiming host Tyra Banks traumatized her daughter physically and verbally. In the lawsuit, filed in Los Angeles Superior Court on Monday, the woman alleged that she and her husband auditioned for the hit show in New York in January, Read More
Well this is troubling. In an 18-page lawsuit filed in Los Angeles Superior Court on Tuesday, an America's Got Talent auditionee is coming after Marathon production company claiming that her young daughter was "physically manipulated and verbally abused" by Tyra Banks! According to the docs, Jane Doe alleges to have been "publicly humiliated" by AGT judges and [...]
Superior Court Judge Thomas Goethals blasted the Orange County Sheriff’s Department Tuesday after learning deputies have not searched through dozens of boxes of inmate records that might offer details on the county’s use of jailhouse informants. At a hearing aimed at learning whether the department shredded records to cover up its role in the handling […]
HUNTINGTON BEACH A state appeals court has sided with the city, in a preliminary ruling that reverses a 2015 Superior Court decision that ordered the city to change the zoning on land along Beach Boulevard and Edinger Avenue to allow development for low-income and high-density housing. In a decision that still allows each side to […]
SANTA ANA A man once plucked from Death Row when a federal judge overturned his conviction was found guilty again on Monday for the 1981 killing of a Newport Beach man. An Orange County Superior Court jury deliberated for about two days before finding James Andrew Melton, 65, guilty of first-degree murder for robbing and […]
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