Archive | May, 2019

NEWS: Key Witness in Oakland’s ‘Ghost Ship’ Fire Trial Dies Before He’s Able to Testify

NEWS: Key Witness in Oakland’s ‘Ghost Ship’ Fire Trial Dies Before He’s Able to Testify

By Danielle Wallace, MSN | A man scheduled to testify this week as a witness in the “Ghost Ship” trial — involving a fire at a Northern California warehouse that…

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NEWS: Two Defendants in Oakland’s Ghost Ship Fire Take Plea Deals, Avert Trial

NEWS: Two Defendants in Oakland’s Ghost Ship Fire Take Plea Deals, Avert Trial

The two men facing dozens of manslaughter charges stemming from the 2016 fire at Oakland’s Ghost Ship warehouse that killed 36 people, pleaded no contest Tuesday, reaching a deal with…

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RESEARCH: Ghost Ship Lawsuits Call Warehouse a ‘Death Trap’

RESEARCH: Ghost Ship Lawsuits Call Warehouse a ‘Death Trap’

A slew of people, including the building owner and employees of various city and county departments, knew Oakland’s Ghost Ship warehouse posed dangers long before a deadly blaze killed 36…

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REPORTS: Warehouse Fire Survivor: People ‘Dying Right in Front of Me’

REPORTS: Warehouse Fire Survivor: People ‘Dying Right in Front of Me’

To set foot in the Ghost Ship on a party night was to pass through the industrial facade of an old warehouse and enter an exotic world glowing with rainbow…

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