Backpage CEO Faces Prison Time After Pleading GuiltyMany are calling it a step in the right direction. The CEO of Backpage.com has pleaded guilty in Texas. Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton said Thursday his office's prosecution of Backpage.com has resulted in the company pleading guilty to human trafficking in Texas and its CEO, Carl Ferrer, pleading guilty to money laundering.
'Backpage Murder' Trial Opens, Ruling Could Take WeeksPolice believe Brown killed the women in pairs in the basement of his Sterling Heights home while his mother slept upstairs.
Jury Selection Begins In 'Backpage Murder' CaseThe Sterling Heights man told police that he fell asleep and simply found the women lifeless when he woke up.
February Trial Set In 'Backpage Muder' Case A trial will start next year for a metro Detroit man accused of killing four women after meeting them through online escort ads in 2011.
Lawyer Wants To Beef Up Defense In 'Backpage Murders'An attorney wants more help to defend a Macomb County man who is accused of killing four women after meeting them through online escort ads.
Trial Ordered In Deaths Of 4 Suspected EscortsSome shocking confessions from a Sterling Heights man accused of killing four women he met on backpage.com.
Charlie Langton: Murder Suspect May Have Sat On VictimsPre-trial testimony indicates that a 6'10'', 350-pound man may have sat on and smothered two suspected escorts.
Police: Woman Killed In Dispute Over Escort ServicesThere's been another murder in Metro Detroit connected to the website backpage.com.
Sterling Heights Man Charged With Murdering 4 Women, Locking Bodies In TrunkPolice and prosecutors allege that James Brown, 24, initially made contact with the women through an online escort service www.backpage.com.
Police: Officer Hurt, Man Killed In Dispute Over Escort A Warren police officer has been released from the hospital after he was shot as he arrived to intervene in a dispute over escort services.
Escort Mutilation Case Postponed To August A preliminary exam for a Sterling Heights man charged in connection with the slayings of four women has been postponed to give his lawyer time to prepare the case.
Hearing Delayed For Man Charged In 'Backpage Murders'A hearing for a Sterling Heights man facing charges related to the deaths of four women linked to online ads has been adjourned.
Update: Man Charged In Detroit Escort MurdersThe bodies of 29-year-old Natasha Curtis and 28-year-old Vernithea McCrary were found in a burned out vehicle in Detroit Christmas morning.
Update: Detroit Police Seek Search Warrants At Sex Site For Trunk KillingsPolice Chief Ralph Godbee said, "I think we have the capacity to narrow down and hone in on what may have occurred, brought these four young ladies to the point of their death."