Derek Christopher Adams, a Huntington Beach 24-year-old convicted in August of murdering a man after a day of rage directed at a different man dating a woman the defendant pined for, was sentenced today to 46 years to life in state prison.Up next on the court docket from the October 2010 shooting at ... More >>
See Update No. 3 at the end of this post on Derek Christopher Adams' conviction today.See Update Nos. 1-2 on opening statements and an email from someone supposedly intimate with the love triangle (square?) at the center of the case.
ORIGINAL POST, AUG. 13, 1:03 P.M.: For real, weird, twisted dramas ... More >>
The groomA veteran Orange County Register court reporter went to cover a murder trial--and a wedding broke out!Okay, it was not quite as unusual as that, but unusual certainly explains the nuptials Larry Welborn covered in a visitors' room of the main jail in Santa Ana today.The bride, who just t ... More >>
UPDATE: With the release of a statement on the charges and other assorted details, this case is officially weird. We're talking love triangles, the botched return of a stolen cell phone and a fold-up knife hidden in a murder suspect's vagina. Needless to say, new info throughout. Jealousy may hav ... More >>