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Closing arguments begin in trial of teens accused of killing Santa Clara County paramedic

mercurynews.com — Posted: 09/03/2015 05:44:07 AM PDT Updated: 09/03/2015 05:44:48 AM PDT OAKLAND -- A prosecutor on Wednesday asked jurors to convict two teenage boys of first-degree murder in the 2013 killing of Santa Clara County paramedic Quinn Boyer during an attempted carjacking in the Oakland hills.

Closing arguments begin in trail of teens accused of killing Santa Clara County paramedic Quinn Boyer

mercurynews.com — Posted: 09/02/2015 12:28:41 PM PDT Updated: 09/02/2015 12:36:45 PM PDT OAKLAND -- Closing arguments began Wednesday at the trial for two teens accused of killing Santa Clara County paramedic Quinn Boyer in 2013.
Sep 02, 2015

Closing arguments underway at trial for teens charged w/ murder of Santa Clara Co. paramedic Quinn Boyer in Oakland. bayareane.ws/1KJ6xaU

Sep 02, 2015

RT @mercnews: Closing arguments begin in trail of teens accused of killing Santa Clara County paramedic Quinn Boyer bayareane.ws/1KJ6xaU @malaikafraley

Closing arguments begin in trail of teens accused of killing Santa Clara County paramedic Quinn Boyer

contracostatimes.com — OAKLAND -- Closing arguments began Wednesday at the trial for two teens accused of killing Santa Clara County paramedic Quinn Boyer in 2013. Boyer's relatives shielded their eyes as the arguments opened with a police video of the 34-year-old Dublin resident shortly after he was shot in the head

Jurors convict two defendants, force mistrial as to two others, in fatal 2012 Oakland shootout

contracostatimes.com — Posted: 09/01/2015 03:29:59 PM PDT OAKLAND -- Two alleged gang members have been convicted of murder of their friend's death during an 2012 shootout where more than 130 rounds were exchanged across a residential street in East Oakland.
Sep 01, 2015

RT @cathiegatison: Jurors convict two defendants, force mistrial as to two others, in fatal 2012 Oakland shootout bayareane.ws/1L2l1hL @malaikafraley

Woman sentenced for role in Newark teen's 2010 killing

mercurynews.com — Posted: 08/31/2015 12:18:26 PM PDT Updated: 08/31/2015 12:19:14 PM PDT HAYWARD -- A 22-year-old Newark woman is the last defendant to be sentenced in connection with the fatal stabbing of 17-year-old Justice Afoa in 2010, a killing that led to the victim's friend on the Newark Memorial High School football team's murder two years later.

Woman sentenced for role in Newark teen's 2010 killing

contracostatimes.com — Posted: 08/31/2015 09:50:32 AM PDT Updated: 08/31/2015 09:50:40 AM PDT HAYWARD -- A 22-year-old Newark woman is the last defendant to be sentenced in connection with the fatal stabbing of 17-year-old Justice Afoa in 2010, a killing that led to the victim's friend on the Newark Memorial High School football team's murder two years later.

Retired Hayward officer pleads not guilty in grand theft case

contracostatimes.com — Posted: 08/25/2015 07:36:30 AM PDT Updated: 08/25/2015 07:37:05 AM PDT HAYWARD -- A retired Hayward police sergeant accused of scamming a mentally ill woman out of a half-million dollars has pleaded not guilty to nine felony charges. Michael Beal, 55, of Modesto, entered his plea on Friday after making numerous previous court appearances in the case where he is charged with grand theft.

Men enter not guilty pleas in young Oakland mother's killing

contracostatimes.com — Posted: 08/25/2015 07:37:17 AM PDT Updated: 08/25/2015 07:38:39 AM PDT OAKLAND -- Five men and a teen boy charged with the death of a West Oakland mother of three killed by crossfire entered not guilty pleas Monday.

Oakland: Jury acquits man in 2000 double murder case

contracostatimes.com — Posted: 08/25/2015 06:57:38 AM PDT Updated: 08/25/2015 06:58:11 AM PDT OAKLAND -- A former Oakland resident on Monday was acquitted of double murder charges in the fatal shootings of two men in East Oakland in 2000, deaths that sent the U.S. citizen to Mexico for 14 years because he didn't trust the justice system.

Retired Hayward police officer pleads not guilty in grand theft case

mercurynews.com — Posted: 08/25/2015 05:55:45 AM PDT Updated: 08/25/2015 05:56:25 AM PDT HAYWARD -- A retired Hayward police sergeant accused of scamming a mentally ill woman out of a half-million dollars has pleaded not guilty to nine felony charges. Michael Beal, 55, of Modesto, entered his plea on Friday after making numerous previous court appearances in the case where he is charged with grand theft.
Aug 25, 2015

RT @mercnews: Retired Hayward police officer pleads not guilty in grand theft case bayareane.ws/1hblUNu

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Sep 03, 2015

Quinn Boyer jury will deliberate until 430, so it's possible there could be a verdict. It got the case around 1:15.

Sep 03, 2015

3 jurors have been dismissed during Quinn Boyer murder trial so they are down to 1 alternate. One lady was kicked for falling asleep.

Sep 03, 2015

Defense attorneys have concluded their closing arguments at Quinn Boyer murder trial. DDA now giving rebuttal. Jury could get case today.

Sep 02, 2015

Closing arguments underway at trial for teens charged w/ murder of Santa Clara Co. paramedic Quinn Boyer in Oakland. bayareane.ws/1KJ6xaU

Sep 01, 2015

RT @cathiegatison: Jurors convict two defendants, force mistrial as to two others, in fatal 2012 Oakland shootout bayareane.ws/1L2l1hL @malaikafraley

Sep 01, 2015

Closing arguments are tomorrow at the trial for two youths accused of killing paramedic Quinn Boyer during an attempted carjacking.

Sep 01, 2015

@melo1974 no, I've just been sick and a bad tweeter and it's been a little slow. I'll pick up the pace!


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