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A view of the death chamber from the witness room at the Southern Ohio Correctional Facility shows an electric chair and gurney August 29, 2001 in Lucasville, Ohio. (Mike Simons/Getty Images)

Ninth Circuit Judge In San Francisco Calls For Death By Firing Squad, Rather Than Lethal Injection

Chief Judge Alex Kozinski of the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals said properly trained firing squads are a “foolproof” way to quickly execute an inmate .

07/24/2014

Terry Anders (left) with a participant in the CityBuild Academy pre-apprenticeship program. (CBS)

Judge’s Trust Inspires Bank Robber To Turn His Life Around

A quarter century ago, a San Francisco man was looking at spending the rest of his life in prison. Today, he’s spending his life trying to keep ex-offenders from winding up back behind bars.

07/23/2014

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Judge Allows San Francisco To Proceed With Lawsuit To Stop City College’s Disaccreditation

A judge ruled this morning that a lawsuit filed on behalf of beleaguered City College of San Francisco against a regional accrediting commission can continue despite the school’s accreditation no longer being in imminent danger of revocation.

07/16/2014

In this 2008 photo former Stanford quarterback Trent Edwards suffers a concussion while playing for the Buffalo Bills. (Donald Miralle/Getty Images)

Judge Approves New NFL Concussion Settlement

A federal judge has granted preliminary approval to a deal that would compensate former NFL players for concussion-related claims.

07/07/2014

Beaten San Francisco Giants fan Bryan Stow. (CBS)

Judge Tells Deadlocked Jurors, ‘Keep Deliberating’ In Bryan Stow-Dodgers Trial

A judge has told deadlocked jurors to keep deliberating in a lawsuit filed by Giants fan Bryan Stow over his beating at Dodger Stadium.

07/02/2014

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San Mateo County Judge Facing DUI Charge

A San Mateo County judge is a facing a DUI charge following a May arrest, according to San Mateo County District Attorney Steve Wagstaffe.

06/12/2014

Ryan Chamberlain

Chamberlain’s Attorney Requests Transfer To SF General Hospital Lockdown Facility

Ryan Chamberlain, the suspect who became the subject of a nationwide manhunt earlier this week, returned to court Friday where his attorney requested he be transferred to San Francisco General Hospital for a psychiatric evaluation.

06/06/2014

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg speaks during a press event at Facebook headquarters on June 20, 2013 in Menlo Park. ( Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Iran Orders Facebook CEO Zuckerberg To Appear In Court Over Instagram, WhatsApp Privacy Complaints

A judge in southern Iran has ordered Facebook founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg to appear in court to answer complaints by individuals who say Facebook-owned applications Instagram and Whatsapp violate their privacy, semiofficial news agency ISNA reported Tuesday.

05/27/2014

Jean and Casey Kasem (credit: Doug Benc/Getty Images)

Casey Kasem’s Wife Served With Guardianship Papers

A court order temporarily suspends Jean Kasem’s powers to determine her husband’s medical care amid concerns…

05/24/2014

Casey Kasem (credit: Kevin Winter/Getty Images)

Where Is Casey Kasem? Judge Demands To Know

Ailing entertainer’s children say their stepmother has moved him without their knowledge…

05/13/2014

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