I have received a number of e-mails requesting I post the January 9, 2011 “Champions of Justice” radio interview I did with attorneys Tom Girardi and Howard Miller. (Tom was Erin Brockovich’s civil attorney on the PG&E suit and Howard is the 2010 past-president of the California State Bar Association.) The interview was conducted one-week prior…

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It will be forty years ago, this fall, that  I flew to New Hampshire, arrested and extradited Rodney Alcala back to Los Angeles to answer charges for the rape and attempted murder of 8-year-old, Tali Shapiro.   What I and the public were unaware of then, was that earlier that same year (1971) Alcala while living under the alias…

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“We’ve had 20 innocent people on Death Row,” said Jeremy Schroeder, executive director of the Illinois Coalition Against the Death Penalty. “It’s time to be done with the moratorium and do the right thing.” (Reuters) – Illinois was poised to become the first state since 2009 to abolish the death penalty after the state Senate…

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This coming Saturday, January 8, 2011, just one week before the 64th anniversary of the murder of Elizabeth Short, I will be interviewed by Los Angeles based “super-lawyers,” Tom Girardi and Howard Miller (Law Firm of Girardi/ Keese) on their weekly radio show, CHAMPIONS OF JUSTICE. Tom was part of the team of lawyers that won the 333 million dollar class action…

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