Santa Clara County Superior Court To Wipe Out Thousands Of Marijuana ConvictionsMore than 9,000 people convicted of marijuana charges in Santa Clara County will have their convictions expunged or reduced next week as a result of Prop. 64, authorities announced Friday.
CA Lawmakers Want To Give A Million Convicts Who Served Time Clean RecordsCalifornia Democratic lawmakers are considering two bills that would automatically erase the records of convicts who have served their time.
Marijuana Convictions Slow To Be Overturned In Parts Of CaliforniaThousands of criminal convictions involving old marijuana cases are just waiting to be overturned in California.
Legalization Allows Some Californians To Reduce Their Pot ConvictionsWith the legalization of pot in California, some previous convictions are going up in smoke.
"Shrimp Boy" Sentencing Postponed, Deadline Set For Post-Trial MotionsA federal judge in San Francisco Wednesday postponed setting a sentencing date for Chinatown tong leader Raymond "Shrimp Boy" Chow on his racketeering conspiracy and murder convictions.
Richmond Man Convicted Of Deadly Freeway ShootingA Richmond gang member has been convicted of killing a man on a freeway and wounding four others in a series of 2009 shootings.
Six Defendants Convicted In San Francisco MS-13 Gang TrialThe seventh defendant was acquitted of all charges, which stemmed from a string of violence in San Francisco's Mission District in 2008.