Thursday, October 29, 2015

Stephanie Lazarus: CA Supreme Court Refuses to Hear Case

Sherri Rae Rasmussen, 1980's, murdered by Stephanie Lazarus.

October 29, 2015
The Daily News reported yesterday:
The California Supreme Court refused Wednesday to hear the case against a former Los Angeles police detective who was convicted of gunning down her ex-lover’s new wife in 1986 at the condominium where the couple lived in Van Nuys.
The state’s highest court denied a defense petition seeking its review of the case against Stephanie Lazarus, an art theft investigator and 25-year Los Angeles Police Department veteran who was convicted in March 2012 of first-degree murder for the Feb. 24, 1986 killing of Sherri Rasmussen.
Lazarus' was convicted of first degree murder in the death of Sherri Rae Rasmussen on March 8, 2012. She was sentenced to 27 years to life.

Lazarus' next step would be a habeus corpus appeal.

Full Daily News article HERE.