Maura Dolan

Writer

Maura Dolan is the California-based legal affairs writer for the Los Angeles Times. She covers the California Supreme Court and the U.S. 9th Circuit Court of Appeals. A California native, she graduated from UC Berkeley and has worked in Washington and Los Angeles for The Times. She is now based in San Francisco.

Recent Articles

  • Orlando gunman's widow pleads not guilty to federal charges

    Orlando gunman's widow pleads not guilty to federal charges

    The widow of a terrorist who killed 49 patrons of an Orlando, Fla., nightclub in June pleaded not guilty Wednesday to charges that she knew of her husband’s attack in advance and lied about her involvement. During a federal court hearing in Oakland, Noor Zahi Salman, 30, entered her plea before...

  • Prosecutor says Pulse gunman's widow knew about the attack before it happened

    Prosecutor says Pulse gunman's widow knew about the attack before it happened

    The widow of a terrorist who gunned down dozens of people at a Florida nightclub in June stood solemnly before a judge, her hands clasped together in front of her waist. Noor Zahi Salman, 30, had been sleeping Monday morning when FBI agents burst into her mother’s home in Rodeo, a working-class...

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