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Robert Durst’s Lawyers Say He’s ‘Too Sick’ to Keep Being Tried for Murder

Prosecutors accuse the real estate heir and alleged killer of angling for a "get out of jail free card"
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Notorious WeHo Political Donor Ed Buck Found Guilty of All Charges

A jury decided Buck was responsible for supplying the drugs that killed two men and several other crimes
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Inside the Downfall of an Accused COVID Con

Keith Middlebrook lived a life of red carpets, luxury cars, and celebrity clients. But when he claimed to have invented a COVID-19 vaccine, he became the pandemic’s first federal defendant.
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Trump’s L.A. Billionaire Buddy Arrested for Allegedly Acting as an Arab Emirates Agent

Tom Barrack, chair of the former president's inaugural committee, is being accused of lying to federal agents and obstructing justice
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The ‘Hollywood Ripper’ Sentenced to Death Two Years After Guilty Verdict

"Everywhere that Mr. Gargiulo went, death and destruction followed," prosecutors said
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Weekend Protests Rage Outside Wi Spa on Wilshire Boulevard

'Several dozen' arrests were made as a conflict over trans rights continues to boil over
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A Hollywood Producer Is Being Accused of with Running International Prostitution Ring

"The party is over and the film is a wrap,” a federal prosecutor said in a statement
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After Several Postponements, the Trial of Ed Buck Gets Underway

The wealthy political donor will faces charges stemming from the overdose deaths of two men
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‘It’s a Puzzle’: Experts Are Trying to Figure Out What’s Causing L.A.’s Crime Wave

Los Angeles is on track to record 437 murders this year, the most since 2006. Theories abound, but no one really knows why
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Michael Avenatti Tearfully Laments His Fall from Grace at New York Sentencing

The disgraced SoCal attorney was sentenced to 30 months in prison for an extortion scheme—and now he heads to trial in Orange County