Eavesdropping In: Court Orders Release Of 25% CA Prison Population; Suspect In Giants Fan Beating Arrested; Deadly Missouri Tornado; Oscar De La Hoya In Rehab; Maria Shriver To Win $200 Mil In Divorce?

by Emily Green · May 23, 2011

Supreme Court upholds injunction to release roughly 46,000 CA inmates (over 25% state prison population) within the next two years due to overcrowding. [LATimes]

Police arrest primary suspect, Giovanni Ramirez, in savage Dodger Stadium Opening Day beating of Giants fan Bryan Stow, hospitalized ever since the March 31 attack sustaining massive brain damage. [KTLA]

Midwest tornado tears through Missouri, kills at least 89 in city of Joplin, hundreds injured. [KABC]

Boxing champ Oscar De La Hoya voluntarily checks himself into rehab for reported unspecified substance abuse issues. [TMZ]

Maria Shriver could potentially walk away with over $200 million in her settlement if she divorces Arnold Schwarzenegger. [PE]