Jurors on Tuesday ordered convicted wife-killer Hans Reiser to pay his two children a total of $60 million in damages for the loss of their mother.
A federal judge has overturned a $1.3 billion verdict against business software maker SAP, calling it “grossly excessive.”
The Los Gatos mother accused of having sex with her son’s teenage friend has been found not guilty on two felony counts of unlawful sex with a minor. However, the jury did find 48-year-old Sara Cole guilty of one misdemeanor count of molesting a child.
An overwhelming majority of Californians were surprised by and disagreed with a Florida jury’s not guilty verdict Tuesday in the Casey Anthony murder trial, a KPIX-TV CBS 5 poll has found.
A class action lawsuit was filed against the Oakland Police Department and the Alameda County Sheriff’s Office Monday alleging that they violated the rights of 150 people who were arrested after former BART police officer Johannes Mehserle was sentenced last Nov. 5.
Two men arrested for looting after the verdict in the Oscar Grant case were ordered to pay $25,000 to the owner of an Oakland jewelry store that was robbed.
A 12-day trial and nearly four days of jury deliberations, and it feels like the dog is still out in the yard chasing its tail.
Barry Bonds was found guilty of obstruction, but the jury in Bonds’ case could not come to an accord on perjury, which cracks the door open for his Hall of Fame chances.
So after all that time and all that money, the government couldn’t even prove that Barry Bonds knew he used steroids.
A Santa Clara County Superior Court jury has found a Palo Alto hookah bar owner guilty of murder for killing his girlfriend and setting her body on fire in October 2009.