The case against a San Francisco man accused of attacking a tourist in May was dismissed when a jury came back hung 8-4 in favor of acquitting him.
Defense attorneys throughout California are starting to use a new legal challenge against drunk driving, which has led juries to acquit drivers charged with DUI.
Cornerback Perrish Cox is getting a fresh start with the San Francisco 49ers, signing a two-year contract
more than a week after being acquitted on sexual assault charges in Colorado.
A former San Rafael police officer was acquitted Friday morning in Sonoma County Superior Court of assault charges stemming from a fight outside a Petaluma sushi restaurant in which he was accused of pointing a gun at two men.
A Novato family doctor accused of sexually abusing a patient has been acquitted of one charge.