December 11, 1989 |
At least 10 women paid a heavy price for deals the district attorney's office made with a jailhouse informant. They were kidnaped or raped. Some of the county's most respected career prosecutors made the deals, twice persuading judges to release the informant, Stephen Jesse Cisneros, from jail. Cisneros, a mentally disturbed sex offender, was in jail each time for attempted rape. In each case, prosecutors traded him his freedom for information he provided on murder cases.
November 21, 2004 |
Stephen R. Kay, head deputy for L.A. County's district attorney office in Compton, has prosecuted murder cases for more than 35 years, and he says Steve Hodel has enough facts to convict his father, the late Dr. George Hodel, for at least two murders. But it wasn't easy for Kay--speaking for himself and not the D.A.'s office--to write a six-page letter to Hodel endorsing his case.
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November 28, 1995 |
No one can say prosecutor Stephen Kay lacks credentials to try the "big case." Just ask Charles Manson or Lawrence Bittaker, two of the most notorious multiple-murderers in the annals of Los Angeles crime. Both were convicted by Kay, a 28-year veteran of the district attorney's office, who will prosecute the photographer accused of murdering former Raiderette Linda Sobek.
October 14, 2006 |
Gemstar-TV Guide International Inc. accused Digeo Inc. of infringing patents for interactive TV listings. Gemstar sued Digeo in federal court in Los Angeles after the closely held company refused to negotiate a license and targeted Gemstar with an antitrust lawsuit, General Counsel Stephen Kay said. Hollywood-based Gemstar's suit also names Charter Communications Corp., a cable provider controlled by billionaire Paul Allen that uses Digeo's Moxi program guide. Spokesmen for Kirkland, Wash.
April 8, 2007 |
The Tuberous Sclerosis Alliance held its sixth annual Comedy for a Cure fundraiser last Sunday at the Music Box Theatre in Hollywood. 6. Ray Romano joked about having "vacation sex" with his wife, while 7. Sherri Shepherd signed an auction item. Returning chairwoman 8. Teri Hatcher certainly didn't look desperate, with new beau Stephen Kay. 9. Jeff Garland got laughs before awards went to Patricia Heaton, David Hunt and "House" creator David Shore, for raising TS awareness on the series.
July 1, 1987
The owner of a pit bull that brutally attacked three people, including an animal control officer, was charged today with three counts of felony assault with a deadly weapon, Deputy Dist. Atty. Stephen Kay said. Edlyn Joy Hauser, 37, initially faced seven misdemeanor charges filed by the city attorney's office. But Kay said those charges will be dropped when Hauser is arraigned Thursday.