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Dorsey Held to Answer in Davis Toddler’s Death

Mar 6, 2015

By Lauren King The preliminary hearing of Darnell Dorsey came to a close on March 3, 2015 at the Yolo County Superior Courthouse. Mr. Dorsey was arrested and charged for assault leading to the death of twenty-month-old Cameron Morrison. Mr. Dorsey has been in custody since his arrest last January. The testimony of Dr....

Jury Returns a Quick Guilty Verdict in Drug Case

Mar 5, 2015

 By Makisha Singh After about three hours of deliberation, the jury decided Anthony Goodson Jr. and Rudy Gonzalez II were guilty of all three counts on which they were charged: sale of marijuana (on August 29, 2014), sale of a controlled substance (on September 5, 2014) and sale of marijuana (on September 5, 2014)....

Davis Drug Trial Opens

Mar 4, 2015

By Jackie Snyder, Lauren King, and Mahanaz Ebadi The trial of Anthony Goodson Jr. and Rudy Gonzalez the second, began March 3, 2015. The trial was held in department four, Judge Rosenberg presiding. The two young men on trial were charged with three counts; sale of marijuana (on August 29, 2014), sale of a...

Attorneys Offer Closing Arguments in Kidnapping Case

Feb 28, 2015
Attorneys Offer Closing Arguments in Kidnapping Case

On the morning of February 27, 2015 the trial of Nan-Hui Jo reconvened.  The Defendant, Nan-Hui Jo had taken the witness stand the previous day and would remain at the witness stand for the majority of the morning.  At this time Deputy District Attorney Steven Mount was conducting his cross-examination of Ms. Jo.  Most...

Prosecutor Attempts to Show Mother Served Notice of Family Court Trial

Feb 25, 2015
Prosecutor Attempts to Show Mother Served Notice of Family Court Trial

by Jackie Snyder and Lauren King February 24, 2015 marked the third day of the Nan Jo Trial. The courtroom was once again filled with many of Nan Jo’s supporters, all of which had a purple ribbon tied around their arm. Deputy District Attorney Steven Mount continued his direct examination of Barbara Enriquez (she...

Father Testifies in Kidnapping Trial

Feb 24, 2015
Father Testifies in Kidnapping Trial

By Jackie Snyder and Makisha Singh The Trial of Nan-Hui Jo continued 9am on February 23, 2015. The court room was packed with people who came to show their support for Ms. Jo. Jesse Charlton, the father of Ms. Jo’s biological child, was the first witness called to the stand, continuing his testimony from...

Testimony Began Friday in Korean Mother Trial

Feb 23, 2015
Testimony Began Friday in Korean Mother Trial

By Makisha Singh and Lauren King After the opening statements in which the attorneys told of the short, rocky, and passionate love affair between Nan Hui-Jo, a South Korean woman who came to the United States on a student visa, and Jesse Charlton, an Iraq War veteran, which resulted in the birth of a...

Four Co-Defendant Shooting Prelim Continues

Feb 20, 2015
Four Co-Defendant Shooting Prelim Continues

By Jackie Snyder and Lauren King The Preliminary Hearing of four young defendants allegedly involved in a shooting continued the morning of February 19, 2015, Judge Richardson presiding. The four defendants, all in custody, were escorted into the court room. Each one smiling and speaking among themselves. The behavior of each individual was not...

Do Gang Charges Bias Juries?

Feb 17, 2015

by Antoinnette Borbon In the wake of Friday’s sentencing of the four young defendants who were found guilty of the gang enhancement, it provoked deep thought about how influenced a juror is once they hear that term. In one of the trials regarding the four defendants, jurors expressed to the court that they felt family...

Four Allegedly Involved in West Sacramento Shooting

Feb 16, 2015

By Lauren King On the afternoon of February 13, 2015 the preliminary hearing for Lisa Humble, Liberty Landowski, Eric Lovett, and Michael Reyes began before Judge Paul K. Richardson at the Yolo County Superior Courthouse. The four young adults were allegedly involved in the shooting of a Latino male.   The four defendants have remained...

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