2 Officials To Stand Trial In SF Public Corruption Case; Charges Dropped Against 3rdA judge threw out all charges against one defendant in a San Francisco public corruption case Friday and dropped others against the two remaining defendants following a lengthy preliminary hearing.
"Shrimp Boy" Sentencing Postponed, Deadline Set For Post-Trial MotionsA federal judge in San Francisco Wednesday postponed setting a sentencing date for Chinatown tong leader Raymond "Shrimp Boy" Chow on his racketeering conspiracy and murder convictions.
Former State Sen. Leland Yee, 3 Others Set For Change-Of-Plea Hearing On Corruption ChargesFormer state Sen. Leland Yee, who faces corruption and money-laundering charges, and three other men are scheduled for change of plea hearings in federal court in San Francisco Wednesday.
Leland Yee, 'Shrimp Boy' Chow Corruption Case To Be Split Up In Smaller GroupsThe case against 29 defendants including suspended state Sen. Leland Yee and convicted Chinatown gang leader Raymond “Shrimp Boy” Chow will have to be split into smaller groups before the case can go to trial.
Yee Pleads Not Guilty To Racketeering, Corruption Charges In Expanded IndictmentSuspended state Sen. Leland Yee appeared briefly in federal court in San Francisco Thursday to plead not guilty to a new racketeering charge and 10 corruption and bribery counts in an expanded grand jury indictment.
Raymond 'Shrimp Boy' Chow Pleads Not Guilty To RacketeeringA man prosecutors accuse of heading a crime syndicate based in San Francisco's Chinatown pleaded not guilty Wednesday to a new charge of racketeering.
'Shrimp Boy' Chow Returns To Court For Sen. Leland Yee Corruption ScandalRaymond "Shrimp Boy" Chow, a Chinatown association leader accused of money laundering and plotting to sell stolen goods, returns to a San Francisco courtroom Thursday morning.
Raymond ‘Shrimp Boy’ Chow Denied Bail In Federal Court In San FranciscoHis attorney, Tony Serra, said he was "depressed" by the decision, which he said was based on unsubstantiated claims by the prosecution, and said he plans to appeal.
San Francisco Magistrate Denies Bail To Keith Jackson’s Son On Murder-For-Hire, Firearms, Drug Charges Although his father is free on bond while facing similar and heavier charges, the son of former San Francisco school board president Keith Jackson was denied bail by a U.S. magistrate Monday while he awaits trial on murder-for-hire, firearms and drug conspiracy counts.
‘Shrimp Boy’ Pleads Not Guilty In SF’s Wide-Ranging Conspiracy Case Two key defendants in the wide-ranging conspiracy case involving politics, cash and guns entered pleas in federal court Tuesday. Raymond “Shrimp Boy” Chow pleaded not guilty to all charges including money laundering.
New High-Profile Lawyer For Raymond ‘Shrimp Boy’ Chow Slams Government’s CaseThe new, high-profile attorney in the corruption scandal that snared Raymond “Shrimp Boy” Chow and State Sen. Leland Yee did not mince words when he criticized the government’s case.
State Senate Erases Websites Of Leland Yee, Other Suspended LawmakersThe Senate removed pictures, video clips and legislative archives over the weekend involving Democratic Sens. Rod Wright of Los Angeles, Ron Calderon of Montebello and Leland Yee of San Francisco.