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December 18, 1989 | MATHIS CHAZANOV, TIMES STAFF WRITER
As sheriff's detectives looked for suspects in the murder and rape of a young Mexican woman and the beating of her boyfriend, Father Luis Valbuena struggled to find meaning Sunday in the brutal incident that began at gunpoint in a drive-in movie theater. "All the readings of the Bible for the four Sundays before Christmas are talking about what the world can be, what the world should be . . .
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December 13, 1987 | From United Press International
Two men have been sentenced to a combined 103 years in prison for raping a woman and tossing a burning Christmas tree on top of her. Cedric Harmon, 19, was sentenced on Friday to 69 years in prison by Superior Court Judge Ronald Hauptman. His co-defendant, Mark Green, also 19, was sentenced to 34 years. Prosecutors said the 26-year-old victim, a mother of three, was dragged into a Los Angeles alley Jan. 9, 1986, and gang-raped by five to seven assailants.
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April 6, 2000 | ZANTO PEABODY
An Antelope Valley High student accused of attempting to kill one teacher and trying to rape another could stand trial as an adult. Deputy Dist. Atty. Alan Yochelson said Wednesday a May 12 hearing will determine if the case of the 15-year-old boy, who has been detained at Sylmar Juvenile Hall since his March 27 arrest, will go before an adult court.
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February 25, 1998
Sex crime detectives are seeking three men in two apparently unrelated cases. On Feb. 5 at 6:30 a.m., a man grabbed a woman and pulled her into his vehicle, drove to a secluded area, raped her and let her go, police said. The rapist, who had blond hair and brown eyes, was about 5 feet 8, weighed about 150 pounds and was in his early 30s. He fled in a new, four-door, white Toyota Corolla. Detectives said they are also looking for two men in an attempted rape that occurred about 3 p.m. on Jan. 18.
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November 23, 1994 | RENEE TAWA, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Consider two takes on Christopher Hubbart, serial rapist. State psychologist No. 1: He is a bright, shy 43-year-old man who is trying to control his sexual urges, and is truly sorry for his 34 victims. State psychologist No. 2: He is dangerous, unable to control his sexual urges and can be counted on to rape again.
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March 25, 1985
A 24-year-old South-Central Los Angeles man has been sentenced to 171 years in prison for a series of brutal abductions, robberies and rapes. Los Angeles Superior Court Judge Kathleen Parker on Friday imposed the term on Edwin Mauldin, who was convicted of attacking 13 South-Central and Inglewood area women in a late-1982 crime spree. The prosecutor, Deputy Dist. Atty.
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August 2, 1994 | MARK SABBATINI, SPECIAL TO THE TIMES
The number of serious crimes reported in the Santa Clarita Valley fell 3% during the first half of 1994 compared to the same period last year. But violent offenses went up, including a 57% increase in the number of reported rapes, Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department officials said Monday. The latest figures indicate that law enforcement officials efforts have reduced robberies and burglaries, a major crime worry last year, said Capt.
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March 7, 2014 | By Richard Winton
A Los Angeles County Superior Court judge ordered ex-NFL star Darren Sharper to remain in custody, but warned New Orleans officials that he cannot continue to be held indefinitely. Sharper is being without bail on a New Orleans police arrest warrant for two rapes. Los Angeles Judge Renee Korn said that he must be charged by New Orleans prosecutors or the Louisiana governor must seek his extradition. She set a new hearing on the case for March 13.  Sharper, 38, has been charged by Los Angeles prosecutors with seven rape and drug counts in connection with two alleged attacks in Hollywood.
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May 27, 1999
The Rape Treatment Center at Santa Monica-UCLA Medical Center opened an emergency care facility Wednesday that will provide free 24-hour medical help. Authorities said the faster medical care, and gathering of evidence, could lead to more successful prosecutions of rape cases.
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March 16, 1994
More than 250 city leaders and residents rallied in front of City Hall on Tuesday evening to decry the possible release of a serial rapist into the college community. The Department of Corrections plans to release Christopher Evans Hubbart on parole if he passes a psychological examination. "They can't release him if they are afraid for his safety.
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