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Gil Garcetti

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Former District Attorney of Los Angeles County who sought the death penalty in dozens of murder cases

Gil Garcetti on KCRW

After 52 hours of deliberation, the jury in Bill Cosby’s sexual assault case ended in mistrial    Saturday   , after the jury found itself deadlocked.

Why Bill Cosby’s case has race, gender and celebrity echoes of the O.J. Simpson trial

After 52 hours of deliberation, the jury in Bill Cosby’s sexual assault case ended in mistrial Saturday , after the jury found itself deadlocked.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

Federal Judge Cormac Carney ruled today that “systematic delay” in administering California’s death penalty has made it unconstitutional.

Federal Judge Strikes Down CA’s Death Penalty

Federal Judge Cormac Carney ruled today that “systematic delay” in administering California’s death penalty has made it unconstitutional.

from Which Way, L.A.?

After the State Supreme Court had declared California's death penalty unconstitutional, it was reinstated by the voters who passed  Proposition 7  in 1978.

Prop. 34: The End of the Death Penalty Initiative

After the State Supreme Court had declared California's death penalty unconstitutional, it was reinstated by the voters who passed Proposition 7 in 1978.

from Which Way, L.A.?

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