12, Dec 2013 - Orange, CA Professor jailed after rejecting plea deal in U.S. murder case
By Dan Whitcomb LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - A professor at a Swiss university accused of helping arrange the 1995 murder of a man who she says raped her when she was a college student in California was jailed on Thursday after prosecutors said she was no longer cooperating with them. Norma Patricia Esparza, 39, was handcuffed and led away to jail after a hearing in Orange County Superior Court at ...
11, Dec 2013 - California Attorney Network Now Offering Top Lawyers in Eight Fields of Law
The California Attorney Network is now offering top lawyers in eight fields of law. The attorneys offer free consultations and represent clients with skill that often results in impressive settlements. (PRWeb December 11, 2013) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/californiaattorneys/orangecountylawyers/prweb11412096.htm
11, Dec 2013 - Black Executive Allegedly Fired From BP For Braided Hair And Ethnic Clothing. We're Not Joking.
Melphine Evans, A black former executive at BP (British Petroleum Oil Co.), is suing the oil company for allegedly firing her because of her braided hair and "ethnic" attire. The 24-page lawsuit, which was filed in California’s Orange County Superior Court, details Evans' complaints in which she seeks unspecified damages for race and gender discrimination, harassment, retaliation, and wrongful ...
10, Dec 2013 - Orange, CA Professor faces trial for '95 killing of alleged rapist
Norma Patricia Esparza during a news conference Nov. 20, 2013, in Santa Ana, Calif. / Bruce Chambers, The Orange County Register/AP Rejecting a plea deal and maintaining her innocence, a psychology professor now faces trial for her alleged involvement in the murder of a man she claimed raped her 18 years ago when she was a student in Southern California.
10, Dec 2013 - Orange, CA Man convicted of killing Indian-American ex-girlfriend's father, sister
A jury in Orange County, California, convicted Iftekhar Murtaza for murdering his ex-girlfriend's father and sister and attempting to kill her mother, the Orange County district attorney's office announced on November 22.
10, Dec 2013 - Orange, CA California Contractors And CALPASC Commend State And Local Agencies For Keeping The Heat On Fraudul
SACRAMENTO, Calif., Dec. 5, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- California construction contractors, the California Professional Association of Specialty Contractors (CALPASC) and heating, ventilating and air conditioning associations applaud the joint efforts of the California Department of Industrial Relations (DIR), City of Los Angeles Bureau of Contract Administration (LA-BCA) and Orange County District ...
08, Dec 2013 - Orange, CA No answer yet on fixed horns at RR crossings
San Clemente is waiting for an answer from the California Supreme Court as to whether justices will hear arguments by the city and the Orange County Transportation Authority in favor of installing an audible warning system at seven rail crossings...
02, Mar 2012 - Murder charges dropped but CA man back in custody - The Guardian
(AP) — A 24-year-old man previously accused of murdering his mother and brother in Southern California was released from jail after the charges were dropped, but he remained Saturday in the custody of federal immigration officials. Orange County Sheriff's Lt.
02, Mar 2012 - Homeless Serial Killing Suspect to Be Charged With Six Murder Counts - ABC News
A California man accused of murdering four homeless ... will be charged Monday with six felony counts of murder, according to Orange County District Attorney Tony Rackauckas. The charges include the fatal stabbings of Raquel Estrada, 53, and ...