Get all of Oakland North’s Mehserle trial coverage; Follow us tomorrow

on November 4, 2010

After his July conviction for involuntary manslaughter in the 2009 shooting death of Oscar Grant, former BART police officer Johannes Mehserle will be sentenced Friday morning. His punishment could range from probation to 14 years in state prison. The Los Angeles County Superior Court judge who will sentence Mehserle will also consider his attorney’s request for a new trial.

Oakland North will provide coverage throughout the day of the sentencing, as well as of gatherings scheduled to take place in Oakland. You can also follow our updates on Facebook, or on Twitter.

Click here for a comprehensive list of all of Oakland North’s previous Mehserle trial coverage.

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