‚ÄčIn the wake of ex-LAPD detective Greg Kading's recent book, Murder Rap, revealing new details about the shootings of Tupac Shakur and Biggie Smalls, many people will almost certainly try discredit Kading by citing past Weekly and other newspaper stories.
In 2009, after eliciting confessions impl ... More >>
Clerical Error? U.S. Attorney Tom O'Brien's not talking, but the L.A. Times is reporting that a federal grand jury is investigating Los Angeles Archdiocese Cardinal Roger Mahony for not protecting parishioners from predator priests. Scott Glover and Jack Leonard write that Mahony could be charged wi ... More >>
Ira Isaacs came to court Wednesday morning with an idea. The defendant in a federal obscenity trial revolving around his distribution of films graphically depicting bestiality and feces, Isaacs thought it would be good to bring in two actors as witnesses to demonstrate how real stage violence can ap ... More >>
As the federal scat-porn trial against Ira Isaacs broke for lunch today, Judge Alex Kozinski told jurors not to think about or discuss the case during the recess, nor pay attention to media coverage of it. Kozinski had more reason than most other jurists for giving this standard reminder: This morni ... More >>