The fight over the estate and remains of cult leader Charles Manson was narrowed down to a pen pal and a purported grandson.
A Los Angeles Superior Court judge Monday scheduled a hearing for later this month to decide the county where the matter should be decided.
An attorney representing the purported grandson says Los Angeles County is the proper venue.
At least two others expected to make a claim on the estate didn't show up in court.
Two Bakersfield women were arrested for federal offenses regarding stolen U.S. mail and identity theft.
Authorities seized more than 1,000 pounds of illegal fireworks from the trunk of a vehicle on the 10 Freeway near City Terrace Tuesday morning.
KCSO arrested a man who they say killed another man in Taft.
The dispute between Tastries Bakery and a same-sex couple has come to an end.