Monkey Loses Federal Appeal In Animal Selfie CaseA federal appeals court panel ruled Monday against the People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals in a lawsuit claiming a monkey owned the copyright to a selfie photo.
Inmate's Sentence Overturned After 25 Years On Death RowA California man who has been on Death Row for more than 20 years could go free after the state Supreme Court threw out his sentence and conviction on charges that he raped and murdered a toddler.
'Pharma Bro' Tearfully Apologizes; Sentenced To 7 Years In PrisonMartin Shrkeli, the smirking "Pharma Bro" vilified for jacking up the price of a lifesaving drug, was sentenced Friday to seven years in prison for defrauding investors in two failed hedge funds.
Cannabis Industry Takes Stand Against Push To Reclassify CBD ProductsThe cannabis industry is fighting a ban on CBD oil, a derivative that is used in a wide array of products but doesn't get users high.
Judicial Council Takes No Action Against Former Judge Alex KozinskiThe federal judicial council has dismissed a sexual harassment complaint against former California-based US Appeals Court Judge Alex Kozinski.
Trump Lashes Out At Federal Judge Blocking Him On ImmigrationPresident Donald Trump lashed out Wednesday at a federal judge who's temporarily blocked him from ending DACA protections for nearly 800,000 young immigrants.
Sierra LaMar Killer Sentenced To Life Without ParoleAntolin Garcia-Torres, the man convicted of kidnapping and killing Morgan Hill teenager Sierra LaMar, was sentenced by a judge to life without the possibility of parole Tuesday afternoon.
Chuck Norris Claims MRI Chemical Poisoned His WifeAction star Chuck Norris's wife Gena says she has been "to hell and back" over the last five years after being injected with a medical dye during a series of MRI scans.
More Videos Discovered In Santa Cruz Child-Sex Ring CaseProsecutors say additional video footage has been discovered in the case of a brain surgeon and two nurses in jail awaiting trial on charges of operating a child-sex ring.
Southern California Mass Killer Spared Death SentenceAn Orange County judge ruled Friday that a convicted mass killer will be spared the death penalty amid a long-running scandal over authorities' use of jailhouse informants.
Draymond Green Sued Over Altercation In East LansingA former Michigan State football player announced a civil lawsuit Tuesday against Golden State Warriors forward Draymond Green for an altercation outside an East Lansing restaurant last year.
Judge Summons Oakland Officials To Court Over Police Sex Scandal ProbeA federal judge has summoned lawyers for Oakland to court Monday to explain the city's mishandling of a police sexual misconduct investigation that led to the chief's resignation and implicated two dozen officers throughout the San Francisco Bay Area.
Judge Postpones Ghost Ship Fire Plea Hearing An Alameda County judge Friday postponed the plea hearing for two men charged with involuntary manslaughter after a fire at an Oakland warehouse killed 36 people.
Oakland Man Sentenced To 116 Years In Prison For Molesting StepdaughterAn Oakland man was sentenced Friday to 116 years to life in state prison for sexually assaulting his stepdaughter, starting when she was only 8 years old.
US Supreme Court Strikes Down Sex Offenders Social Media Ban The Supreme Court struck down a North Carolina law Monday that bars convicted sex offenders from Facebook, Twitter and other popular sites.