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Trutanich, Drying Paint Get Big Video Views Thanks To Online Marketing Firms

Los Angeles City Attorney Carmen Trutanich has hit the big time on YouTube, with two of his campaign videos promoting his run for district attorney getting a whopping 725,000 views, more than any video from a GOP presidential candidate.


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Homeless Deaths Revive Controversy Over Property Seizure Ban Along Skid Row

When does too much “stuff” pose a public threat? That’s the question facing city officials after another death on Skid Row.

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LA City Attorney Carmen Trutanich Announces Bid For District Attorney

After months of speculation, City Attorney Carmen Trutanich confirmed Thursday that he will run for district attorney of Los Angeles County.

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Trutanich: Firm Hired To Invest LA City Pensions Accused Of ‘Institutional Deception’

A lawsuit alleges an investment firm hired to manage the public pension for city workers may have cost taxpayers nearly $100 million.

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City Attorney: German Bank ‘Largest Slumlord’ In LA

Prosecutors say Deutsche Bank illegally evicted tenants, shut off their water and power and then allowed hundreds of properties to turn into blighted homes.


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LA Protesters Slam Trutanich Crackdown

A couple dozen of protesters say City Attorney Carmen Trutanich is trying to criminalize dissent in his campaign to stop illegal demonstrations.


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Councilman: Trutanich Wants To Silence Civil Disobedience

City Councilman Ed Reyes has some harsh words for recent efforts by the top attorney in Los Angeles to punish “professional” protesters.

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Hundreds of protesters against Arizona immigration law SB1070 at the intersection of Wilshire and Highland on July 29, 2010 in Los Angeles. Some activists chained themselves together with plastic pipes and handcuffs, prompting the LAPD to use electric saws to separate them and ten people were arrested. (Photo by Ringo H.W. Chiu/Getty Images)

LA Immigration Protesters: Trutanich Wants To Silence Dissent

Immigration activists say the city wants to quell political dissent by seeking to penalize them with up to a year in jail for what they described as “nonviolent acts of civil disobedience.”