Dismissal Upheld In Lawsuit By Kate Steinle Family Against Former San Francisco SheriffA federal appeals court today upheld the dismissal of a negligence claim against the city of San Francisco and former Sheriff Ross Mirkarimi by the parents of a woman killed by a bullet from a gun held by an undocumented immigrant.
Man Acquitted In Kate Steinle Killing Appeals Gun ConvictionAn undocumented Mexican citizen who was convicted of possessing the gun that killed Kate Steinle on a San Francisco pier in 2015 has appealed his conviction, claiming that the trial judge failed to give a key jury instruction.
Garcia Zarate Federal Trial Postponed Until Supreme Court Rules On Double Jeopardy CaseThe federal gun possession trial of the undocumented immigrant who possessed the gun that killed Kate Steinle in San Francisco in 2015 has been postponed for at least several months while a U.S. Supreme Court ruling in a different case is awaited.
Claim By Man Acquitted In Kate Steinle Killing Met With SkepticismDistrict Judge Vince Chhabria said Tuesday that Jose Ines Garcia-Zarate faces an uphill battle proving federal gun charges were brought solely because of politics.
Lawyers Call Federal Gun Charges In Steinle Case 'Vindictive'Attorneys for a Mexican man acquitted of murder in a San Francisco shooting that helped fuel the U.S. immigration debate are pressing for documents to help them argue that his U.S. gun charges are vindictive.
Bay Area Lawmaker Wants Improved Tracking Of Police GunsSB 1185, introduced by Sen. Jerry Hill, would require law enforcement agencies to have a written procedure to account for all their guns.
Immigrant Acquitted In Steinle Death Pleads Not Guilty To Gun ChargeJose Ines Garcia Zarate, who was acquitted in the death of Kate Steinle last year, pleaded not guilty Tuesday to federal gun charges.
Steinle Shooter Sentenced To Time Served For Gun ChargeThe Mexican man acquitted of murder in in the 2015 shooting death of Kate Steinle was sentenced to three years for being a felon in possession of a firearm Friday, but will be credited for time already served in custody.
Man Acquitted In Steinle Case Seeks New Trial On Gun Conviction Defense attorneys on Thursday filed a motion for a new trial for Jose Ines Garcia Zarate, the man acquitted of murder last month in the fatal shooting of Kate Steinle.
New Federal Charges Filed Against Man Acquitted In Steinle ShootingFederal authorities have charged a Mexican man with new immigration and gun violations less than a week after a San Francisco jury acquitted him of murder for the shooting death of Kate Steinle.
San Francisco D.A. Defends Handling Of Kate Steinle Murder TrialSan Francisco's district attorney is defending the handling of a murder trial that ended with the acquittal of a Mexican man whose arrest set off a fierce national debate on immigration.
Defense Attorney In Kate Steinle Case To Appeal Gun Possession ConvictionLawyers for a Mexican man who was acquitted in the shooting death of a young San Francisco woman that sparked a national immigration debate said Monday they will ask a judge to toss his gun possession conviction.
San Francisco Sheriff Stays Mostly Mum On Steinle Shooting VerdictThe San Francisco Sheriff on Monday briefly touched on the controversial verdict in the trial of an undocumented immigrant who admitted to shooting Kate Steinle for the first time.
San Francisco Officials Remove Pier 14 Steinle MemorialAt the request of her family, a city work crew has removed a memorial erected on the spot on a San Francisco pier where Kate Steinle was fatally shot.
San Francisco DA: Don’t Use Steinle Verdict As 'Political Football'While he wasn’t in the City Friday, District Attorney George Gascón spoke to KPIX 5 about the controversial verdict in the Kate Steinle murder trial.