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Richmond High School. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Verdict Reached In 2009 Richmond High School Gang Rape Case

One of two juries in a dual trial against two young men accused of taking part in the brutal 2009 gang rape of a 16-year-old girl on the Richmond High School campus has reached a verdict.

07/16/2013

Joseph Naso represents himself in court. (CBS)

Marin Trial Of Accused ‘Double Initial’ Serial Killer Begins

Jurors in the trial of a 79-year-old man charged with the decades-old slayings of four women in Northern California wiped tears from their eyes, as a prosecutor showed images of the victims’ bodies and described how they were discovered.

06/17/2013

Joseph Naso seen during a previous Marin County court appearance. (CBS)

Accused Serial Killer Mocks Prosecutor During Marin County Jury Selection

Joseph Naso, facing the death penalty for the murders of four women, mocked the prosecutor during interviews with prospective jurors.

06/04/2013

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Caretaker Accused Of Beating Elderly Millbrae Man With Walker To Stand Trial

A caretaker accused of hitting an elderly Millbrae man on the head with his own walker, causing serious injuries, will stand trial on assault and elder abuse charges, according to San Mateo County prosecutors.

05/24/2013

Joseph Naso seen during a previous Marin County court appearance. (CBS)

Jury Selection To Begin Marin County Serial Killer Case

Joseph Naso, 79, of Reno, is charged with killing four women in Yuba, Marin and Contra Costa counties between 1997 and 1994.

04/29/2013

Calvin Sneed of Compton, an alleged pimp, was killed in San Francisco on June 4, 2012. Lupe Mercado and Barry Gilton are accused in Sneed's murder. (CBS)

SF Parents, 2 Others Ordered To Stand Trial In Killing Of Alleged Pimp

Four people accused of a fatal shooting last June of a Los Angeles-area man who was allegedly pimping a teenage girl were ordered Wednesday to stand trial in San Francisco Superior Court on murder charges, prosecutors said.

03/13/2013

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Oakland Man Charged With Murdering His Sister’s Stalker

An Oakland man was ordered to stand trial Wednesday on a charge that he murdered a man who allegedly was stalking his sister.

01/09/2013

A photo from Max Wade's Facebook page.

Marin Teen To Face Single Trial In Stolen Lamborghini, Attempted Murder Case

A Marin County teenager has lost a bid for separate trials in a Mill Valley attempted murder case and the theft of an exotic Lamborghini owned by celebrity chef Guy Fieri.

12/18/2012

Water flows toward the Richmond-San Rafael Bridge from San Pablo Bay (CBS)

Richmond Toll Plaza Shooting Defendant Says Victims Deserved To Be ‘Put To Death’

Nathan Burris told a jury in Martinez today that he has no regrets about murdering his ex-girlfriend and her friend at the Richmond-San Rafael Bridge toll plaza on Aug. 11, 2009, and said he still feels hatred for the victims.

11/01/2012

Giselle Esteban (Hayward PD)

East Bay Nursing Student Murder Trial Goes To Jury

A prosecutor told jurors Thursday that Giselle Esteban is “a sociopath” who should be convicted of first-degree murder because she premeditated the death of nursing student Michelle Le last year.

10/19/2012

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