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City Attorney Orders CBS, Clear Channel To Shut Off Digital Billboards

Digital billboards within the city of Los Angeles could be going dark, at least temporarily.

CBS Los Angeles–03/21/2013

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Assault Weapons Ban Takes Center Stage In Race For LA City Attorney

Candidates hoping to become the next Los Angeles City Attorney on Thursday roundly rejected accepting any campaign support from pro-gun lobbyists.


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Huntington Park City Attorney Resigns Amid Corruption Allegations, Recall Effort

The city of Huntington Park and its contracted attorney have cut ties amid accusations that municipal officials mismanaged city funds.

CBS2 / KCAL9–10/17/2012

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L.A. City Attorney Warns Marijuana Dispensaries To Close By Sept. 6

Marijuana dispensaries in Los Angeles have been warned – close by Sept. 6 or face court action and fines.


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Calif. Prosecutors Suing Walgreens For Allegedly Improperly Dumping Hazardous Waste

About 40 California prosecutors, including the Los Angeles City Attorney, are suing Walgreens for allegedly dumping hazardous wastes and materials into the environment.

CBS2 / KCAL9–08/06/2012

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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.

CBS2 / KCAL9–02/02/2012

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Man Pleads No Contest To 2 Counts Of Sexual Battery Of Koreatown Neighbor

A Los Angeles man pleaded no contest to sexually battering a female neighbor in her Koreatown apartment and will be sentenced next month, the City Attorney’s Office said Thursday.


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Charges Filed In Occupy LA Arrests

The City Attorney’s Office filed misdemeanor charges Thursday against 19 people arrested during Wednesday’s Occupy L.A. police raid, with dozens more cases expected to be filed tomorrow.


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Kobe Bryant Church Case Going To San Diego City Attorney

TMZ.com reports Wednesday that the case will be referred to the prosecutor’s office in San Diego.


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Goldstein: LA Housing Authority Commissioner Under Investigation

In a new CBS 2 Investigation, David Goldstein reports on allegations involving an LA Housing Authority Commissioner involving a possible conflict of interest with her position.

CBS2 / KCAL9–04/07/2011

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Cudahy City Hall Fires Four Top Officials

The Los Angeles County city of Cudahy has fired its longtime city manager, city attorney and placed two other city employees on administrative leave.


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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.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–02/11/2011

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.”


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LA City Attorney Seeks To Stop ‘Junk Insurance’

The Los Angeles city attorney has filed a complaint against several insurance companies, alleging they tried to defraud consumers by marketing coverage as “comprehensive” that was actually full of hidden limitations.