Little Saigon's Huy Trong Tran is sitting in a California prison cell with a document he says proves he was unjustly convicted of two attempted murder charges after a 2007 dispute over the affections of a woman, Michelle Ho.A 2008 Orange County jury found Tran guilty in the wild shooting case and th ... More >>
Sangjin Miller Oh--the "Sangjin" is silent when referring to him as Buena Park City Councilman Miller Oh--pleaded not guilty to multiple counts of perjury aimed at maintaining his deadbeat-dad status.Oh, who is not in custody as he previously posted $25,000 bail, entered the pleas to six felony coun ... More >>
See update at end of this post about 40 more national convention delegates seeking to join the 123 who have filed suit and "hundreds more" possibly ready to do the same.
ORIGINAL POST, JUNE 13, 12:39 P.M.: The Republican National Committee (RNC) is using
violence, intimidation and ballot stuffing t ... More >>
UPDATE, MAY 31, 1:52 P.M.: According to MillerOh.com, Buena Park City Councilman Sangjin
Miller Oh has two daughters.One stood next to the 48-year-old at his swearing in at City Hall.In light of the deadbeat dad charges against him, Oh gave an interesting answer when asked what he'd like to see ha ... More >>
Ah, Pakistan, that U.S. . . . ahem . . . ally with the homegrown terrorists trying to blow up American soldiers and citizens abroad. Let's us keep those special friends in mind while checking out this: Oytun Ayse Mihalik of La Palma has been indicted on federal charges of providing material suppo ... More >>
In their California 4th Appellate District, Division 3, ruling in McGill v. Superior Court of Orange County, the justices exonerate both Susan McGill and the Orange County District Attorney's office (OCDA), which brought charges against the Capistrano Unified School District's former assistant su ... More >>
On Dec. 6, 1991, Aurelia Ramirez first applied for public
assistance for her nine children through a county program that gives cash and food stamps to families that have an absent parent--in her case, a husband who lived and worked in Mexico.She continued to get taxpayer-funded help until author ... More >>
Trevor Keen / OC WeeklyThe lawyer retained by Dr. Orly Taitz to fight against her $20,000 sanctions today issued a press release saying the Laguna Niguel dentist has appealed to the United Nations for protection from "persecution" in the United States.Quoth the release:
Jared Tornow, 34, of San Clemente, was sentenced this morning to nearly six years in federal prison for what U.S. District Judge David O.
Carter called one of the most sophisticated and arrogant frauds
he has ever seen.According to court documen ... More >>
A government corruption and money laundering case that includes among more than a dozen defendants a former vice president of operations with three of Orange County's biggest development companies--the Mission Viejo Co., the Irvine Co. and Arnel Development--is growing like the waist ... More >>
John Gilhooley / OC WeeklyDr. Orly Taitz believes that Barack Obama wants to destroy America, but lately she's been dealing with a different threat: the defection of her former allies in the "eligibility" (a.k.a. "birther") movement. The lawsuit against Taitz from fellow birther lawyer Phil Berg ... More >>
In March 2004, what caused then-Orange County Sheriff Mike Carona to finally reveal his secret, three-year-old personal financial interest in a company tied to one of his wealthy Newport Beach contributors?
Answer: Days before Carona had fired Assistant Sheriff George Jaramillo, who ... More >>
This morning, the Weekly stood with folks from the LAT, ABC7, NBC4 and other media outlets outside the Ronald Reagan Federal Building and U.S. Courthouse, waiting with bated breath and loaded cameras for the man of the hour—Sheriff Michael S. Carona (R-Indicted)—to make his walk of shame. Alas, ... More >>