The Seattle Times – September 22, 1985 The widow of a Junction City man who was murdered by a man released from the Oregon State Hospital two days before the slaying is suing the hospital’s superintendent. In her wrongful death suit filed in Lane County Circuit Court, Pearl Irvin is seeking $100,000 in damages from […]
The Seattle Times – September 11, 1985 A man accused in the shotgun slaying of his psychiatrist in a downtown Portland office has been declared unable to stand trial. Multnomah County Circuit Judge Richard Unis ordered John C. Eaton, 38, of Portland confined in the Oregon State Hospital at Salem until he is able to […]
On June 27, 1969, Jerome Brudos pleaded guilty to the slayings of three young women.
Full Text of Case U.S. Supreme Court Robinson v. California, 370 U.S. 660 (1962) Robinson v. California Argued April 17, 1962 Decided June 25, 1962 APPEAL FROM THE APPELLATE DEPARTMENT, SUPERIOR COURT OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES COUNTY Syllabus A California statute makes it a misdemeanor punishable by imprisonment for any person to “be addicted to […]