On the front page of this morning's Los Angeles Times, the paper notes that several legal experts suspect Cardinal Roger Mahony will not face criminal charges for covering up clergy sex abuse due to the statute of limitations. One advocacy group says those experts have it wrong. "We aren't police, ... More >>
Investors behind a vast proposed neo-suburb try to oust a watchful judge
Carmen Trutanich is running for district attorney on a pledge to bring "honesty, transparency and integrity" to the D.A.'s office. His record on honesty is a bit checkered, and lately his commitment to transparency has come into question as well.In a recent debate, Chief Deputy D.A. Jackie Lacey cri ... More >>
‚ÄčLaw professor Laurie Levenson will give an hourlong lecture next week to about 30 arrestees from Occupy L.A., as part of their diversion program.The class is the result of a compromise worked out between the office of City Attorney Carmen Trutanich and the National Lawyers Guild, which has been r ... More >>
A disbarred cop-brutality lawyer blames his friend, a top California legal eagle
CBS NewsThe photo of Logan that CBS originally included in its news flash, "moments before she was attacked on Feb. 11, 2011."‚ÄčIn the hours and days following CBS reporter Lara Logan's brutal and repeated rape in Egypt, the world understandably wanted details. But Logan only released a brief state ... More >>
Lawyers for Roman Polanski requested Wednesday's much-anticipated court hearing in Los Angeles, the District Attorney's office indicated, and they might ask that their client be sentenced in absentia. The move comes in the wake of a state appeals court ruling in December that opened the door ... More >>
Detective Greg Kading was fixated on George Torres. Did he go too far?
Cops have a "tailgate party" as the controversial civil rights attorney faces prison
Obnoxious, brilliant litigator Yagman will make his prosecutorsí lives miserable
Federal judge agrees to take another look at secret deal in Inglewood brutality case
Ever wonder why innocent people plead guilty?
Clinton's campaign against California's California's medical-marijuana movement