San Francisco Man Sentenced Following Conviction For Molesting 9-Year-OldSan Francisco prosecutors announced Wednesday that a man convicted of molesting his friend's 9-year-old daughter repeatedly over the course several years was sentenced to eight years in state prison.
San Quentin Inmate Free After 25 Years On Death RowA man who spent almost a quarter of a century on California's Death Row took his first steps of freedom right into his family's arms Thursday after his conviction in the rape and killing of his girlfriend's two-year-old daughter was overturned.
Oakland Man Convicted Of Sexually Assaulting 9-Year-Old StepdaughterAn Oakland man was convicted of 12 felony counts for sexually assaulting his stepdaughter when she was 9 years old and an adult woman.
Sonoma DA To Clear Nearly 3,000 Marijuana-Related ConvictionsThe Sonoma County District Attorney’s Office is directing staff to begin clearing nearly 3,000 cannabis-related convictions.
Victim of Turner Stanford Sexual Assault Will Not Participate In MemorialA woman sexually assaulted by a former Stanford swimmer outside a campus fraternity party will no longer participate in the creation of a plaque after the university rejected her suggestions for a quote marking the place where she was attacked.
Brock Turner Appeals Conviction, Claims Sexual Assault Trial Was UnfairFormer Stanford University swimmer Brock Turner has asked a state appeals court in San Jose to overturn his sexual assault conviction, claiming that his trial was "fundamentally unfair."
Homeless Santa Rosa Man's 2013 Murder Conviction OverturnedThe murder conviction of a homeless man who fatally stabbed a fellow transient in downtown Santa Rosa in 2013 has been overturned.
Vacaville Mother Sentenced For Sexual Abuse Of Her Young SonA Vacaville woman was sentenced to a lengthy prison term for sexually abusing her 10-year-old son.
PG&E Challenging San Bruno Blast ConvictionPacific Gas and Electric is challenging its criminal conviction.
2 Men Convicted In Stomping Death Of 8th-Grade Boy Mistaken For Rival GangbangerA jury returned the verdict Tuesday against gang members Jacob Lynch and Clemente Salas after a 10-week trial.
Prosecutors Seek 8-Year Sentence For Leland Yee's Political Corruption ConvictionProsecutors urged a federal judge in San Francisco Wednesday to send former state Sen. Leland Yee, D-San Francisco/San Mateo, to prison for eight years for his political corruption conviction.
Knoller Loses Appeal Bid To Overturn Murder Conviction For Fatal 2001 Dog-MaulingA former San Francisco lawyer has lost her bid to a federal appeals court in the city to overturn her second-degree murder conviction for the fatal dog-mauling of an apartment neighbor 15 years ago.