Ghost Ship Fire: Families Of Fire Victims Angry About Possible Derick Almena Plea DealThe families of Ghost Ship Warehouse Fire victims on Wednesday said they were upset to learn that Derick Almena, the remaining defendant in the case, is considering taking a plea deal.
College Bribery Scandal: Ross Couple Pleads Guilty To Paying $250,000 To Get Daughter Into USCA California couple agreed Friday to plead guilty to paying $250,000 to get their daughter into the University of Southern California as a fake volleyball recruit. According to the plea deal, Diane Blake will serve six weeks in prison and Todd Blake will serve four months. Both will pay a $125,000 fine.
Oakland Man Pleads Voluntary Manslaughter In Fatal Shooting Of Stockton ManAn Oakland man pleaded no contest to voluntary manslaughter on Tuesday for fatally shooting a Stockton man in front of his home in East Oakland last year.
Manafort Pleads Guilty, Will Cooperate With Special CounselFormer Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort agreed Friday to cooperate with the special counsel's Russia investigation as he pleaded guilty to federal charges and avoided a second trial that could have exposed him to even greater punishment.
CBS: Paul Manafort, Prosecutors Reach Tentative Deal to Avoid 2nd TrialFormer Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort has reached a tentative deal with federal prosecutors to avoid his upcoming trial on charges related to his foreign lobbying work, two sources familiar with the case tell CBS News.
Prosecutors Grant Immunity To Longtime Trump Finance ChiefPresident Donald Trump's finance chief, a confidant who has worked for the family's real estate business since the early 1970s, was granted immunity in the federal probe of former Trump lawyer Michael Cohen, two people with knowledge of the situation told The Associated Press on Friday.
With White House Stung By Cohen Accusation, Trump Fires BackPresident Donald Trump accused his former lawyer Michael Cohen of lying under pressure of prosecution Wednesday as his White House grappled with allegations that the president had orchestrated a campaign cover-up to buy the silence of two women who claimed he had affairs with them.
Defendant To Ask To Move Ghost Ship Warehouse Fire TrialAn attorney for a man accused of illegally converting a warehouse where a fire killed three dozen people at an unlicensed concert said Monday he will ask a judge to a trial to a different California county after a judge threw out his plea bargain.
Details Emerge On Plea Deal For Men Accused In Ghost Ship FireAccording to the East Bay Times, Derick Almena will get nine years behind bars and Max Harris will get six.
DUI Nanny Pleads No Contest To Felony Child Endangerment A nanny with a previous DUI conviction has pleaded no contest to felony drunk driving causing injury and felony child endangerment after striking an 11-year-old with her vehicle and crashing down an embankment with a baby in the back seat earlier this year, San Mateo County prosecutors said Tuesday.
Trump Tweet Alters Account of Why He Fired FlynnPresident Donald Trump changed his story Saturday on why he fired Michael Flynn as his national security adviser, now suggesting he knew at the time that Flynn had lied to the FBI .
Couple At Center Of Bizarre Vallejo Kidnapping Demands JusticeThe couple in the Bay Area's bizarre kidnapping case was still demanding justice Thursday, even after the kidnapper in the case changed his plea to guilty.
Suspect Changes Plea To Guilty In Bizarre Vallejo KidnappingA former U.S. Marine changed his plea to guilty Friday in the bizarre kidnapping case that led to a lawsuit against Vallejo police for falsely accusing the two victims of faking their own abduction.
Mario Woods Protesters Get Plea Deal In SFO Christmas BlockadeThe protesters blocked the U.S. Highway 101 off-ramp to the airport at about noon on Dec. 23, unfurling a banner that read “Justice for Mario Woods.”
Subway Tweets Cryptic Response To Jared Fogle's Expected Plea DealSandwich chain Subway made it clear in a tweet that they won't be discussing Jared Fogle after reports started rolling in on an expected plea deal for the former spokesperson on alleged child pornography charges.