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October 10, 1990 | DAN WEIKEL
Two Westminster men suspected of ambushing a Vietnamese family at their home and holding them at gunpoint overnight were arrested in Virginia this weekend after a shoot-out with police at the family's jewelry store, authorities said Tuesday. Trung Viet Cao, 19, and Charlie Hung Vu, 23, were booked on suspicion of robbery and abduction Saturday after the terrifying takeover of the family's home in Fairfax County, Va., outside of Washington. They are being held in lieu of $525,000 bond each.
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CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
October 10, 1990 | DAN WEIKEL
Two Westminster men suspected of ambushing a Vietnamese family at their home and holding them at gunpoint overnight were arrested in Virginia this weekend after a shoot-out with police at the family's jewelry store, authorities said Tuesday. Trung Viet Cao, 19, and Charlie Hung Vu, 23, were booked on suspicion of robbery and abduction Saturday after the terrifying takeover of the family's home in Fairfax County, Va., outside of Washington. They are being held in lieu of $525,000 bond each.
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August 19, 1989 | From Associated Press
Former Rep. John Jenrette was sentenced Friday to 30 days in jail and fined $2,000 for stealing a necktie and shoes from a department store. The former South Carolina Democratic congressman was also placed on two years of probation and was ordered to do 200 hours of community service and to continue psychiatric and alcoholism treatment. "I apologize to the court," Jenrette said. "I can only say that I'll never be back. Why I let this happen, I don't know.
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August 19, 1989 | From Associated Press
Former Rep. John Jenrette was sentenced Friday to 30 days in jail and fined $2,000 for stealing a necktie and shoes from a department store. The former South Carolina Democratic congressman was also placed on two years of probation and was ordered to do 200 hours of community service and to continue psychiatric and alcoholism treatment. "I apologize to the court," Jenrette said. "I can only say that I'll never be back. Why I let this happen, I don't know.
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April 11, 2002 | From Times Staff Reports
A jury will determine the mental competency of a career criminal from Santa Paula who faces life in prison for allegedly stealing $12 worth of wine, breath spray and lip balm, a judge ruled this week. Santa Barbara Superior Court Judge Frank Ochoa has scheduled a May 21 trial for convicted rapist and robber Ronald Steven Herrera. The trial will determine if he is competent to cooperate with his attorney.
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April 20, 2000 | From Reuters
Chief Justice William H. Rehnquist's attorney daughter was there. So was Sen. Strom Thurmond (R-S.C.). And so was the bank robbery suspect whose case was at the heart of the arguments. They were among those attending the U.S. Supreme Court's arguments on whether to overturn its legendary 1966 Miranda ruling ordering police to tell suspects of their rights. Before arguments began, Janet Rehnquist, 42, a federal prosecutor who works in Alexandria, Va.
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April 11, 2002 | HOLLY J. WOLCOTT, TIMES STAFF WRITER
A jury will determine the mental competency of a career criminal from Santa Paula who faces life in prison for allegedly stealing $12 worth of wine, breath spray and lip balm, a judge ruled this week. Santa Barbara Superior Court Judge Frank Ochoa has scheduled a May 21 trial for convicted rapist and robber Ronald Steven Herrera. The trial will determine if he "is competent to cooperate with his attorney," Santa Barbara County Deputy Dist. Atty. Darryl Perlin said Tuesday.
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