Judge In Stanford Rape Case Often Follows Sentencing ReportsThe judge who sentenced the convicted sex assailant, and former Stanford University swimmer, has often followed the sentencing recommendations of probation officers, according to an Associated Press review of his rulings.
Retired California Judge Says Brock Turner's Light Sentence Result Of 'White Privilege'A retired California judge says Stanford University sex assailant Brock Turner's light jail sentence was a result of "white privilege".
Stanford Sex Assault Judge Removed From Presiding Over New Sex Assault CaseA Northern California prosecutor has removed the judge targeted for recall because of his handling of a campus sexual assault case from a new sexual assault case.
President Obama Nominates San Jose Judge To Serve On 9th Circuit Appeals CourtU.S. District Judge Lucy Koh of San Jose was nominated by President Obama Thursday to serve on the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals.
Apple Asks Judge To Reverse Order On Locked iPhoneApple Inc. on Thursday asked a federal magistrate to reverse her order that the company help the FBI hack into a locked iPhone, accusing the federal government of seeking "dangerous power" through the courts.
Trump: ‘Boycott Apple’ Over Refusal To Help FBI Hack Terrorist's iPhoneAt a campaign speech in South Carolina on Friday, Republican candidate Donald Trump didn’t mince words when asked about Apple’s refusal to obey a judge’s order to break the encryption of a phone used by a gunman in the San Bernardino massacre.
US Accuses Apple Of 'Repudiating' Order On Phone AccessThe Justice Department is firing back at Apple for refusing to help unlock a phone used by one of the gunmen in the San Bernardino attack.
Lawsuit Seeking To Stop George Lucas' Chicago Museum Can Go OnA federal judge on Thursday allowed a lawsuit to proceed that seeks to stop "Star Wars" creator George Lucas from building a $400 million museum along Chicago's lakefront...
Peninsula Judge Admonished For Treating Female Court Workers PoorlyA San Mateo County Superior Court judge has been admonished by the state Commission on Judicial Performance for three incidents of inappropriate behavior toward women working in his courtroom in 2014, the commission announced Monday.
Oakland City Council Opening Extra Seating For Meetings On Judge's OrdersThe Oakland City Council must open upstairs gallery seating for the Tuesday’s meeting after an Alameda County judge issued a temporary restraining order against the city today, a city employee union organizer said.
Agender Teen Supports Reduced Sentence For Teen Who Set Him On FireAn Alameda County Superior Court Judge is reducing the sentence for a boy who set another teenager on fire while they were riding an AC Transit bus.
Suspect In San Jose Sex Assaults Faces Life In PrisonA suspect in two alleged attempted sexual assaults that occurred about a month apart in San Jose was arraigned in Santa Clara County Superior Court Tuesday and faces life in prison.