Alameda County Auditor-Controller Candidate Pleads Not Guilty To 6 FeloniesAlameda County’s auditor-controller candidate Kathleen Knox pleaded not guilty Tuesday to six felony counts for allegedly lying in campaign papers about where she lives.
Alameda County Auditor Candidate Accused Of Lying About Where She LivesKathleen Knox said she vows to fight waste and fraud in her campaign for Alameda County Auditor and Controller. But the District Attorney has filed charges against Knox, saying she lied about where she lives.
June Special Election To Replace Ex-South Bay Supervisor ShirakawaThe Santa Clara County Board of Supervisors on Tuesday morning voted to hold a special election on June 4 to fill the seat of former Supervisor George Shirakawa, who resigned Friday amid perjury and other criminal charges.
Santa Clara Supervisor Shirakawa Admits Gambling Addiction, ResignsSanta Clara County prosecutors have charged county Supervisor George Shirakawa with four felony counts of perjury and other charges in connection with his alleged misuse of public and campaign funds, according to court documents.
Barry Bonds Seeks Dismissal Of Felony Conviction In SF CourtA lawyer for home-run leader Barry Bonds urged a federal appeals court in San Francisco Wednesday to overturn the former San Francisco Giants outfielder’s obstruction-of-justice conviction.
Santa Clara DA Won’t Seek Perjury Charges Against PriestSanta Clara County prosecutors announced Wednesday they will not seek perjury charges against Fr. Jerold Lindner, a Jesuit priest who allegedly lied under oath at the trial of a man accused of attacking Lindner for molesting him more than 30 years ago.
SF Sheriff Mirkarimi’s Wife Finishes Ethics Commission TestimonyThe wife of suspended San Francisco Sheriff Ross Mirkarimi testified at the city’s Ethics Commission Thursday night that while her husband did cause a bruise on her arm, he did not try to cover up the incident after the fact.
Lopez Returns To SF, Begins Testimony In Mirkarimi Ethics HearingThe wife of suspended San Francisco Sheriff Ross Mirkarimi took the stand Wednesday night at her husband’s hearing before the city’s Ethics Commission.
Wife Of Suspended SF Sheriff Mirkarimi Expected To TestifyEliana Lopez is scheduled to testify Wednesday night in front of the San Francisco Ethics Commission.
SF Man Accused Of Impersonating Michigan Man For 3 DecadesA Michigan man’s discovery that someone was using his identity to obtain medical benefits in California uncovered a decades-long scam, San Francisco police said Friday.
SF Mayor Denies Perjuring Himself During Mirkarimi HearingSan Francisco Mayor Ed Lee has denied allegations that he gave false testimony on the witness stand at suspended Sheriff Ross Mirkarimi’s official misconduct hearing.
Man Acquitted In S. Bay Priest Beating Wants Clergyman Tried For PerjuryAfter a Santa Clara County jury found him not guilty, William Lynch wants the priest that allegedly molested him as a child to be charged with perjury.