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A child was mauled to death by a family pit bull in Union City. (CBS)

Uncle Of Union City Mauling Victim Hires Top Attorney; Dog Euthanized

The San Mateo police officer who owns the pit bull that mauled his six-year-old nephew on Monday has hired a top criminal defense attorney.


Former BART officer Mehserle's booking photo taken after his arrest in Nevada on January 13, 2009. (Douglas County, Nevada)

Johannes Mehserle To Be Freed From Jail Monday

The former BART officer convicted last summer in the fatal shooting of unarmed passenger Oscar Grant will be released from jail on Monday, according to the California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation.


Mehserle Sentencing Pushed Back

LOS ANGELES (KCBS) The sentencing date for former BART police officer Johannes Mehserle has been pushed back three months.