Tuesday Jul 22
The Fresno Bee
Two Porterville murderers get life sentences
Two Porterville were sentenced to life in prison for the 2008 murder of Samuel Guzman, 20, also of Porterville.
The San Diego Union-Tribune
Trial delay sought for man accused of killings
Attorneys for Jose Manuel Martinez filed court papers Wednesday in Moulton saying they need more time to prepare and asked Circuit Judge Mark Craig to delay the trial set for June 16. The judge appointed Thomas Turner and Paula Bassham to represent Martinez in March after he sought a change in his court-appointed attorneys.
Pandol new chairman of grape commission
He succeeds John V. Zaninovich of Vincent B. Zaninovich & Sons Inc., Richgrove, Calif.