Appeal To Overturn Brock Turner Sexual Assault Conviction DeniedA state appellate court Wednesday denied an appeal from the attorney of a former Stanford University swimmer convicted of sexual assault, upholding the jury's verdict from 2016.
Child Drowning Deaths Trigger Health Warning In Santa Clara CountySummer has just begun but drowning has already claimed the lives of two children in Santa Clara County, health officials announced Thursday.
South Bay Women Accused Of Having Sex With Teenage BoysTwo women -- one a middle school student teacher -- have been arrested for allegedly engaging in sexual activity with 15- and 16-year-old boys at a Santa Clara County high school.
Santa Clara Co. Supes Approve Funding To Test Rape KitsThe Santa Clara County Board of Supervisors Tuesday unanimously approved $600,000 in funding to process a backlog of 200 rape kits by July 2019.
Recall Of Judge In Brock Turner Case Stirs Courtroom ConcernThe leader of the successful recall of a Santa Clara County judge for an unpopular sexual assault sentence warned that the results show women's rights and the #MeToo movement are now a potent political force that politicians ignore at their own peril.
Voters Recall Judge Over Brock Turner Sexual Assault CaseSanta Clara County residents voted to recall a judge over a sexual assault sentence that garnered national attention.
Voters To Decide Fate Of Controversial Judge Aaron PerskySanta Clara County voters will decide Tuesday whether or not to remove a judge from office for the first time in decades because he sentenced a former Stanford University swimmer convicted of sexual assault to a short jail sentence instead of prison.
Protester Against Persky Recall Tries To Disrupt San Jose RallyThe campaign to recall Judge Aaron Persky held a rally and press conference in San Jose Wednesday that drew both supporters and one vocal detractor.