Man Suspected Of Killing 3 Women Ruled Competent To Stand TrialIt took an Oakland jury only two hours to decide a 50-year-old man is mentally competent to stand trial on three counts of murder.
Change Of Venue Denied In Sierra LaMar CaseA Santa Clara County judge denied a change or venue motion Thursday in the murder trial of the man accused of killing Morgan Hill teenager Sierra LaMar.
Trial Delay For 7 Charged In Murder Of Mom Who Died Trying To Shield Her ChildrenThe preliminary hearing for 7 people charged with shooting murder of a West Oakland mother as she tried to help her children to safety last year was delayed.
Prosecutors Will Not Seek $562 Million Fine Against PG&EFederal prosecutors in the criminal pipeline safety trial of PG&E Co. have told the judge that they are giving up seeking an enhanced fine of up to $562 million if the utility is convicted.
Man Convicted In Chandra Levy's Death Won't Be RetriedProsecutors say they will not retry a man convicted of killing Washington intern Chandra Levy.
Father Who Scalded Young Son With Boiling Water Gets 9-Year Prison TermA 44-year-old man was sentenced Wednesday to nine years in state prison for his felony child abuse conviction for burning his 2-year-old son's hands in boiling water at a home in San Leandro in 2011.
Former Google CEO Testifies In Oracle-Google Copyright TrialA month-long trial in a copyright battle between Oracle Corp. and Google Inc. began in federal court in San Francisco Tuesday.
Final Moments Of 8-Year-Old’s Life Brings Jurors To TearsA prosecutor’s verbal sketch of the final moments of little Alaysha Carradine’s life brought tears to the eyes of several jurors Monday during closing arguments at the trial of the man accused of killing her.
Trial Ordered Over Public Access To Vinod Khosla's Martins BeachA state appeals court in San Francisco Wednesday ordered a trial in San Mateo Superior Court on whether there is right of public access to the popular Martins Beach near Half Moon Bay.
1.5-Ton PG&E Pipeline From San Bruno Blast Won't Be On Display For JurorsJudge rules prosecutors can't bring an exploded PG&E pipeline from the San Bruno explosion to a street near the courthouse to show jurors.
Ex-Stanford Swimmer Found Guilty Of Sexually Assaulting Woman On CampusA Santa Clara County jury has reached the verdict that a former Stanford University swimmer accused of raping a woman on campus over a year ago is guilty on all charges.
SFPD Officers Who Fatally Shot Alex Nieto In 2014 To Stand Trial TuesdayA federal trial will begin in San Francisco Tuesday on a wrongful death lawsuit filed against four city police officers by the parents of a 28-year-old man killed by the officers two years ago.