Lawyer: Defendant In Ghost Ship Warehouse Fire Close To Plea DealA plea deal is close at hand for the central figure charged in connection with the Oakland Ghost Ship warehouse fire that killed three dozen partygoers at an unlicensed concert in 2016, his attorney said Friday.
Oakland Attorney Says Plea Bargain Possible In Ghost Ship Fire CaseThe lawyer for Ghost Ship warehouse master tenant Derick Almena said for the first time Monday that he would consider a plea bargain in Almena's case for his alleged role in a fire at the Oakland warehouse in December 2016 that killed 36 people.
Ghost Ship Defendants Disagree On Whether To Delay TrialA rift opened up for the first time between Ghost Ship master tenant Derick Almena and creative director Max Harris in the case in which they each face 36 counts of involuntary manslaughter for their alleged roles in a fire at the Oakland warehouse in December 2016 that killed 36 people.
Judge Denies Motion To Dismiss Charges In Ghost Ship Fire CaseAn Alameda County Superior Court judge Friday denied a defense motion to dismiss the 36 counts of involuntary manslaughter Ghost Ship master tenant Derick Almena and Max Harris face for their alleged roles in a fire at the Oakland warehouse in December 2016 that killed 36 people.
Not Guilty Pleas To 36 Manslaughter Counts In Ghost Ship Fire Case Two men charged with 36 counts of involuntary manslaughter in the deadly Ghost Ship warehouse fire pleaded not guilty to all charges in Alameda County Superior Court Tuesday.
Ghost Ship Defendant To Receive Public Funds For DefenseAn Alameda County Superior Court judge granted an unusual motion Tuesday morning to allow the use of public money to cover the cost of defending Max Harris, who stands accused of 36 counts of involuntary manslaughter in connection with the 2016 Ghost Ship fire in Oakland.
Ghost Ship Creative Director To Ask For Donations To Fund DefenseThe lead attorney for Ghost Ship warehouse creative director Max Harris will ask a judge on Tuesday to provide public funds to help pay for Harris' defense as he prepares to stand trial for his role in a blaze at the warehouse in December 2016 year that killed 36 people.
Oakland Fire Official: Electrical Problem Caused Ghost Ship FireA top Oakland Fire Department official said she thinks the deadly Ghost Ship fire was caused by some type of an electrical problem.