Wednesday 6/61:26 am
By Supriya Yelimeli
Voters have recalled Superior Court Judge Aaron Persky, who handed down a controversial six-month sentence to a former Stanford University swimmer convicted of rape.
Thursday 3/12:12 pm
By Bay City News
The Stanford University professor who chairs a campaign to recall a controversial judge addressed the public after the arrest of a man who allegedly sent letters containing white powder to her and several other people.
Wednesday 2/146:15 pm
By Daniel Montes and Melissa Hartman
A substance found Wednesday in a package sent to the Stanford University professor responsible for leading the recall campaign against Judge Aaron Persky has been determined to be an inert powder.
Tuesday 2/61:43 pm
By Melissa Hartman
The Santa Clara County Board of Supervisors approved Tuesday putting a decision on the June 5 ballot for whether voters should recall Superior Court Judge Aaron Persky, the judge who became controversial over a sentence he handed down to a former Stanford University swimmer convicted of sexual assault.
Thursday 8/258:47 pm
By Bay City News
Judge Aaron Persky is stepping down from his role in trying criminal cases after months of controversy over a lenient sentence in the sexual assault conviction of Stanford athlete Brock Turner.
Wednesday 7/64:12 pm
By Jamey Padojino
A letter released by a group of retired Santa Clara County Superior Court judges speaks out against efforts to remove a current judge over his sentence for ex-Stanford University swimmer Brock Turner.
Friday 6/105:44 pm
By Daniel Montes
The petition is calling for the removal of Santa Clara County Superior Court Judge Aaron Persky, who earlier this month sentenced 20-year-old Brock Turner to six months in jail.