Topic: Death Penalty

DesertSun Articles

  1. Deliberations begin in murder trial in killing of two near UC Riverside

    • Mar 07, 2014
    • DESERTSUN

    Arsenio Devo Morgan, 23, could face the death penalty if convicted of the December 2008 killings of 18-year-old Salvador Soliz and 16-year-old Ramiro Sanchez. Closing arguments...

  2. Rekha Basu: What are our ideals on gay issues?

    • Mar 05, 2014
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    Uganda's law falls short of calling for the death penalty for LGBT people, as an earlier bill had done... The death-penalty bill was introduced a month later. Warren, who visited...

  3. Lawyers open Coachella, Thermal killing-spree trial

    • Mar 04, 2014
    • DESERTSUN

    He could face the death penalty if convicted. The two cases were originally filed separately, but a judge ruled in November that they be combined.'' Three head shots, three...

  4. Jason Michael Hann sentenced to death for killing his child

    • Feb 21, 2014
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    Dressed in his jail-issued orange jump suit, Hann seemed emotionless as judge Hawkins denied a motion from the defense to lower the death penalty ... recommending the death penalty ...

  5. Death penalty recommended for man convicted of killing daughter in Desert Hot Springs

    • Dec 19, 2013
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    INDIO -- Jurors recommended a death sentence today for a'' serial baby killer'' who inflicted fatal injuries on his 10-week-old daughter in Desert Hot Springs less than two years...

  6. Jury selection begins in trial of Coachella man accused of 3 killings

    • Jan 27, 2014
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    He could face the death penalty if convicted. The two cases were originally filed separately. A judge ordered in November that they be combined and tried together. Esparza's...

  7. Prosecutors to seek death penalty in case against Coachella man

    • Nov 20, 2013
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    INDIO -- Prosecutors announcedWednesday they will seek the death penalty for a Coachella man accused of gunning down three people, including a 16-year-old boy. Angel Anthony...

  8. Trial set for man accused in French Valley killings

    • Jan 10, 2014
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    Kesaun Kedron Sykes, 26, could face the death penalty if convicted in the October 2008 slayings of 24-year-old Janek Pietrzak and his 26-year-old wife, Quiana Faye...

  9. District attorney candidate Mike Hestrin kicks off election campaign

    • Dec 26, 2013
    • DESERTSUN

    Earl Ellis Green received the death penalty ... Hestrin is best known for serving as lead prosecutor in the Esperanza fire case, which ended with Raymond Lee Oyler receiving the death penalty ...

  10. Carl Richard Perdock preliminary hearing date set

    • Jan 06, 2014
    • DESERTSUN

    The hearing will determine if there is enough evidence for Perdock, who's being held without bail, to stand trial on charges of murder and assault with a deadly weapon, along with a special circumstance allegation of torture that makes him eligible for the death penalty ...

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