James Marion

  • News

    June 23, 2011

    The Michael Roberts-Jim Toledano Sting Stinks

    [Moxley Confidential] Upon close examination, this sordid tale looks less like a criminal case and more like a civil matter

  • Blogs

    April 15, 2011

    Sodom and Gomorrah Witnesses Wrecked OC Trial?

    Murdoch: Aliens are living inside me.​The proof that the witnesses against him were not human was obvious to Michael Craig Murdoch during his 2010 trial in Orange County Superior Court for felony assault with a deadly weapon (a beer bottle) and battery causing serious bodily injury.In court, Murdo ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 15, 2010

    Little Saigon Decapitation Case Gets Reversed

    Phan wins argument​Judge James P. Marion didn't believe Kenny Minh Phan's excuse for running away from a 2008 fatal near-decapitation accident he'd caused in Little Saigon after ignoring a red traffic light.Phan claimed he'd fled the gruesome mess because he was in "shock" and feared his own broth ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 3, 2010

    Vietnam War Poseur Gets Prison for Stealing Dad's VA Checks

    Billy Armentrout​Inside Superior Court Judge James Marion's Santa Ana courtroom today, William Phillip Armentrout of Anaheim turned to his weeping wife, Vicki, and mouthed the words, "It's okay."A minute later, Marion ordered bailiffs to handcuff and take the 32-year-old Armentrout away for his fo ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 1, 2010

    Can You Get A DUI While Riding a Minibike in a Parking Lot?

    ​Ewan Cunningham Lafferty, 26, just wanted to enjoy riding a minibike in a parking lot across the street from a number of Irvine businesses one August 2008 night.But the cops had another idea.They put Lafferty in jail for felony DUI and three other alleged crimes: driving without a headlight, a he ... More >>