V. Roy Lefcourt

  • Blogs

    October 25, 2013

    Levit Chavez Jr. Guilty of Murdering His Dad During Family Argument

    Levit Chavez Jr was found guilty today for the May 2009 stabbing death of his father and the attempted murder of his stepmother -- a crime that was witnessed by his 8-year-old brother. The brother, who is now 12, testified that he heard his older sibling arguing with their stepmother in another ro ... More >>

  • Calendar

    October 7, 1998
  • Calendar

    May 27, 1998
  • News

    January 14, 1998

    Trial by Liar

    The snitches mumbled, stumbled, equivocated, and perjured themselves The jury found Bernard Temple -- the man prosecutors believed to be a bloodthirsty assassin for drug dealers -- not guilty of murder.

  • News

    May 21, 1997

    Will the Soul-Jacker Go Free?

    State prosecutions against alleged gang assassin appear to disintegrate

  • News

    March 26, 1997

    Portrait of the Soul-Jacker

    Police call Bernard Temple the meanest hit man ever to roam the gang-infested streets of Bayview-Hunters Point. Temple calls himself a soul-jacker -- someone who kills to steal the spiritual power of his victims.

©2014 SF Weekly, LP, All rights reserved.