Time for 3 clowns to exit the stageThe California Supreme Court today rejected an attempt by the infamous Haidl Gang Rapists to overturn the court order that requires them to register as sex offenders for the rest of their lives.It was an anti-climatic ruling given that Superior Court Judge Franc ... More >>
Haidl: Give me my way. My daddy's rich!"Men who prey on helpless women who are too intoxicated to say 'no' are sexual predators. The public has a right to know who they are and what they've done and where they live. Again, the Haidl Three always want to have preferential treatment. That's what ma ... More >>
AP pool photoFrom left: Kyle Nachreiner, Keith Spann and Gregory Haidl during their original trial in Santa Ana.A California Court of Appeal based in Santa Ana this afternoon rejected the appeal of the three convicted defendants in the notorious case known around the world as the Haidl gang rape ... More >>
Courtesy of Orange County District Attorney's OfficeJames Roberts IIIWe noted in October that a 33-year-old Huntington Beach police officer was facing 17 felony counts of false imprisonment, threats, domestic
battery, aggravated assault, dissuading a witness by force or threat and
vandalism. Ja ... More >>
Greg Haidl"Sit down and shut up."--Orange County Superior Court Judge Francisco P. Briseno five years ago this week to Joseph Cavallo, the Irvine-based criminal defense lawyer who represented Gregory Haidl in the sensational videotaped gang rape case involving an unconscious 16-year-old girl. Cav ... More >>
AP pool photoThree blind vice.NEWS ITEM: A pro-rape Facebook page that was set up by past and current "anti-consent" students of an elite
Australian college has been taken down amid widespread condemnation.INSTA-PUNDITRY: Guess that leaves Kyle Nachreiner, Keith Spann and Gregory Haidl hanging wi ... More >>
AP pool photoKyle Nachreiner, Keith Spann and Gregory Haidl react at their 2006 sentencing.The crux of the appeal the attorney for convicted gang rapist Gregory Haidl laid out before state appellate justices in Santa Ana this morning involved the consent of his victim. But it was not whether 16-y ... More >>
Below is R. Scott Moxley's reporting on the verdict in the Haidl 3 rape case, as it appeared on The Blotter, with the most recent posts on top. For complete coverage of all aspects of the case, see the Weekly's Haidl Gang Rape Archive.
March 19, 2006
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[Editor's note: This is a compilation of Moxley's Friday dispatches from the courthouse. For additional reader comments, please see his original posts.]
The naive thought this morning's Haidl 3 sentencing would last maybe 20 minutes. Around 11:30 a.m., Judge Francisco Briseno decided it was time fo ... More >>
At 4:07, Briseno finally put an end to the long-running saga of the Haidl 3, sentencing Greg Haidl, Kyle Nachreiner and Keith Spann to six years in state prison.
The defendants seemed to have expected nothing less; their supporters wept.
The judge's decision put a cap on an afternoon that saw the de ... More >>
Briseno called it: the defendants' claims of remorse were indeed insincere.
In the morning we heard the defendants and their supporters apologize to Jane Doe and her family. They offered help. They promised to change. They took responsibility.
A few hours later, before sentencing the Haidl 3, Judge ... More >>