ACLU Seeks Hearings For Juveniles Sentenced To Life Without ParoleThe American Civil Liberties Union is urging the Supreme Court of California to allow hearings for teens who were sentenced to life in prison without the possibility of parole.
Ramos Gets 3 Life Terms In San Francisco Family Triple MurderThe man convicted of killing three members of a San Francisco family will be spending the rest of his life behind bars.
Campaign To End California's Death Penalty Kicks Off in San Jose Opponents of the death penalty gathered in San Jose Thursday to kick off a state-wide campaign to replace capital punishment with life without parole.
2nd Brother Gets Life For Oakland Thanksgiving KillingsThe second of two California brothers convicted of the Thanksgiving killings of three Oakland family members has been sentenced to life in prison.
California Attitudes Shift On Death Penalty For 1st Degree MurderMore than two-thirds of California voters favor keeping the death penalty despite a growing preference for life without parole for certain crimes, a new survey shows.