Most Californians view on-demand rideshare platforms such as Uber as a helpful tool to simplify their commute. For the state’s trial attorneys, Uber was just another easy mark. Last month, the Superior Court of Los Angeles County announced a $7.75 million settlement in a Private Attorneys General Act — better known as PAGA — lawsuit […]
A Sept. 20, 2019 trial date has been set in the wrongful death lawsuit filed by the family of Padres Hall of Famer Tony Gwynn against the U.S. Smokeless Tobacco Company, according to media reports. Gwynn’s widow, son and daughter filed their case against the company in San Diego Superior Court during May 2016 in an effort […]
Opening statements are scheduled Thursday in the murder trial of a man accused in the disappearance of his 2-year-old stepson, Jahi Turner, whose body was never found after he vanished from San Diego nearly 16 years ago. Tieray Jones, 39, told police that the child disappeared from a park near the southern end of Balboa […]
SCHENECTADY, N.Y. (NEWS10) – The trial for a man believed to be responsible for a massive fire that killed four people in 2015 continues. Kenneth Tyree was the building inspector during the time of the Jay street fire in Schenectady. He faces several charges including manslaughter. Jason Sacks has been on the stand much of the day, he’s the man who was the manager of 104 Jay Street at the time of the fire. He has previously pleaded guilty to four counts of criminally negligent homicide for the part he played in the fire. Sacks testified extensively about the day before the fire when he and Kenneth Tyree walked through the building for an inspection. Sacks says Tyree checked the smoke alarms saying “if they’re blinking green they work.” He also talked about c...
Jurors in Florida are scheduled to hear opening statements in the trial of a man who faces a possible death sentence if convicted in the rape and murder of an 8-year-old girl in 2013.