Attorney For Derick Almena Says Client Is Ready For New Trial In Ghost Ship FireThe attorney for Ghost Ship master tenant Derick Almena said on Friday that he and Almena are ready for a second trial on 36 involuntary manslaughter charges for a fire at the Oakland building in 2016 that killed 36 people.
Ghost Ship Trial Defense Attorney Believes Verdict Will Come Next WeekIt could be a while before jurors come back with two separate verdicts for the two defendants in the Ghost Ship Fire trial. Defense attorney Tony Serra said he thinks the verdicts will come next week.
Prosecution Rests In Oakland Ghost Ship Fire Trial; Almena To Take Stand
Attorneys For Ghost Ship Operator Say Client Being Made A ScapegoatDefense attorneys for Ghost Ship warehouse master tenant Derick Almena said Friday that they don’t believe Almena is criminally responsible for the blaze that killed 36 people in Oakland’s Fruitvale district last December.
Lawyers For Ghost Ship Fire Defendant Claim Inferno Started Next DoorLawyers for a man who is the subject of an investigation and lawsuit over the infamous Ghost Ship warehouse fire that killed 36 people in Oakland have publicized a report they claim casts doubt on his culpability.
Famed Attorney To Represent Ghost Ship Cooperative FounderIn the wake of an Oakland warehouse fire that killed 36 partygoers, famed defense attorney Tony Serra has agreed to represent Derick Almena, the leader of the Ghost Ship artist cooperative.
Phil Matier: San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee Was Targeted By FBI In Corruption CaseSan Francisco Mayor Ed Lee was targeted, but never charged, by the FBI in the same sting operation involving Raymond “Shrimp Boy” Chow and state Sen. Leland Yee, according to sources in the mayor’s office. KCBS, KPIX5 and Chronicle Insider Phil Matier explains that undercover agents donated to Lee’s campaign.
Leland Yee Case: Raymond ‘Shrimp Boy’ Chow Asks For Release On BailRaymond “Shrimp Boy” Chow, a Chinatown association leader accused of money laundering and plotting to sell stolen goods, asked a federal magistrate in San Francisco on Thursday to grant him release on bail.
Lawyers For Raymond Chow Hold ‘Free Shrimp Boy’ Fundraiser To Raise Money For DefenseSupporters of Raymond “Shrimp Boy” Chow, an reputed Chinatown gangster accused in a corruption scandal involving State Sen. Leland Yee, raised money for his defense at a fundraiser Friday night.
Raymond 'Shrimp Boy' Chow's Attorney Proclaims Client's Innocence At Press ConferenceAttorneys for Raymond “Shrimp Boy” Chow, an admitted San Francisco gang leader implicated in a federal indictment that also includes state Sen. Leland Yee, argued Thursday that Chow is a changed man since his release from prison a decade ago and has committed no new crimes.
New High-Profile Lawyer For Raymond ‘Shrimp Boy’ Chow Slams Government’s CaseThe new, high-profile attorney in the corruption scandal that snared Raymond “Shrimp Boy” Chow and State Sen. Leland Yee did not mince words when he criticized the government’s case.
Building Sign Reads 'F*** Meg Whitman And Carly Fiorina'An outspoken San Francisco attorney has unfurled a huge banner in front of his building in North Beach, stating "F*** Meg Whitman and Carly Fiorina."