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  • Handwriting analysis expected to figure in Durst case

    Handwriting analysis expected to figure in Durst case
    Prosecutors in Ventura County once used a woman's distinctive signature — with its angular J and a D with a flowing tail — to help put her behind bars for the murder of her lover's wife.
  • First Step program gives girls a chance to put street life behind them

    First Step program gives girls a chance to put street life behind them
    A few years ago, she would have been considered a "juvenile delinquent" and the horror visited upon her called a "victimless crime." On Friday, she was celebrated as a role model by the very people who once would have helped herd her into jail —...

    Court won't dismiss Roman Polanski sex case; 'He has to surrender himself'

    Court won't dismiss Roman Polanski sex case; 'He has to surrender himself'
    A Los Angeles County Superior Court judge has rejected an effort by well-known director Roman Polanski to have all sexual assault charges against him dismissed in a three-decade-old case that spurred him to flee to Europe to avoid sentencing. Last week,...

    Roman Polanski's court request could shed light on decades-long case

    Roman Polanski's court request could shed light on decades-long case
    Roman Polanski boarded a red-eye out of the country in January 1978, just months after he had agreed to a plea deal to end a Los Angeles County case in which he was accused of raping and sodomizing a 13-year-old girl. His departure sparked a debate that...

    Worth of pursuing Alarcon, other residency cases is questioned

    Worth of pursuing Alarcon, other residency cases is questioned
    It took state investigators more than five years to build a criminal case against Richard Alarcon. To prove Alarcon lied about living outside the Los Angeles City Council district he was elected to represent, they conducted surveillance, questioned...