LOS ANGELES (CBSLA) — CBS Information reported Tuesday that the killing of a San Bernardino County legal professional and the taking pictures at a federal choose’s residence in New Jersey are related.
“It was simply so surreal, as a result of we have been simply in court docket collectively,” Ronda Kennedy, an legal professional, stated.
Kennedy, who labored carefully with legal professional Marc Angelucci, stated his dying was an amazing loss.
“I inform you, the authorized neighborhood has a loss,” she stated. “He was only a good legal professional. I attempted to get him to run for judgeship, however he didn’t need to do it.”
Legislation enforcement has not formally named a suspect within the July 11 taking pictures, however sources with data of the case advised CBS Information that 72-year-old Roy Den Hollander, suspected within the taking pictures at U.S. District Choose Esther Salas’s New Jersey residence, was additionally suspected in Angelucci’s taking pictures dying at his Crestline residence.
Den Hollander and Angelucci have been each, at one time, members of the Nationwide Coalition For Males and filed a lot of lawsuits difficult girls’s rights.
“I’m going to combat the feminists till my final greenback, my final breath,” Den Hollander stated on an episode of Comedy Central’s “Colbert Report” in 2011. “And if there’s something after dying, I’ll combat them for eternity.”
Den Hollander talks a few case he took all the way in which to the Supreme Court docket suing New York Metropolis nightclubs for charging males greater than girls for admission.
“The Supreme Court docket stated, principally, ‘Get misplaced,’” Den Hollander stated on the present.
And, in an in-depth take a look at the legal professional, The Atlantic reported that Den Hollander was a Trump volunteer and beforehand wrote about Salas, who heard one in every of his circumstances again in 2019.
Den Hollander wrote that he didn’t thoughts girls judges who have been middle-aged or older Black girls, however, “Latinas, nevertheless, have been often an issue — pushed by an inferiority advanced.”
He additionally repeatedly threatens feminists, writing that they “ought to be cautious of their meddling with nature. There are 300 million firearms within the nation, and most of them are owned by guys.”
And whereas it’s not clear what might have probably motivated Den Hollander to focus on Angelucci, Kennedy stated Angelucci was extra profitable.
“I by no means thought that one would kill one other one,” she stated. “However, yeah, Marc was profitable in areas that this different legal professional wasn’t.”
And late Tuesday evening, The Each day Beast reported that Den Hollander was livid with Salas after she reportedly took too lengthy to rule on one in every of his circumstances – a case that was then transferred to a different district and assigned to Angelucci, who then gained one of many best victories the boys’s rights group ever had.
Angelucci was not named in Den Hollanders writings, however legislation enforcement sources have stated there have been papers mentioning the Southern California lawyer in or across the automobile the place Den Hollander’s physique was discovered Monday.
Additionally on Monday, legislation enforcement sources confirmed the Angelucci case had been transferred to the New Jersey FBI workplace.