Wallace Loggins, the Muni driver who allegedly ran over 23-year-old Emily Dunn as she walked through the Castro, is scheduled to appear in court tomorrow morning for his pretrial hearing. Loggins, 36, was charged with vehicular manslaughter after he hit and killed Dunn as she legally crossed ... More >>
I'm harmless, really...Danny Garcia, who is facing trial in the killing of Palm Springs retiree Clifford Lambert, will be allowed to use a government-purchased laptop for his jailhouse defense, a judge has decided. A City News Service story on the decision reported that Garcia will not have Inter ... More >>
Danny Garcia says he was recruited to find boys willing to testify against Thomas WhiteThomas White, a San Francisco financier imprisoned in Mexico after accusations he traveled to Puerto Vallarta to molest underaged boys, will continue resisting extradition to the United States. Oddly, he does s ... More >>
Three years ago Linda Woo, then 40, woke her two children, wrapped them in blankets, and placed them inside a Subaru Outback owned by a man who had recently broken off a six-year-affair with her. Also in the car had been placed a lit barbecue grill -- which Woo had bought along with a carbon monoxid ... More >>
Aaron FarmerTapioca Ed Jew now blames a brain-freeze (of sorts) for his corruptionA tired writer could describe Ex-Supervisor Ed Jew's rise and fall as "meteoric" -- but, then, meteors don't really rise that often. So let's liken Jew to a bottle rocket -- he ascended gloriously before flaming out fo ... More >>
Five years ago, federal sex abuse charges lodged against against financier Thomas
Frank White put an elderly San Francisco multimillionaire's face on what was
then seen as the growing international scourge of sex tourism.
This week White's main accuser and his attorney, who together helped set ... More >>
With an October trial in the offing, prosecutors had every intention of proving that Symbionese Liberation Army member Sara Jane Olson was a domestic terrorist who helped plant bombs under police cars 26 years ago.