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USC To Take Over LA Coliseum? Commissioner Hints At ‘Criminal Conspiracy’

The University of Southern California was one step closer on Thursday to taking control of the day-to-day management of the Los Angeles Coliseum.

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2 Arrested In Electric Daisy Carnival Wristband Scam

Two men have been arrested in Las Vegas for allegedly selling bogus “all access” wristbands to the sold-old Electric Daisy Carnival.



CA Regulators Say Coliseum Allowed Underage Drinking At Rave

State regulators say the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum violated its license to sell alcohol by allowing teenage drinking during the Electric Daisy Carnival last year.


Sasha Rodriguez, 15, died of a drug overdose after attending the 14th annual Electric Daisy Carnival. (credit: Rodriguez Family/CBS)

Electric Daisy Carnival Leaving LA For Las Vegas

An electronic music festival that prompted a moratorium on raves at the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum after a teenager died of a drug overdose is moving to Las Vegas.


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Commissioner: Coliseum Chief Admitted To Conflict Of Interest

Commissioner Rick Caruso says allowing Patrick Lynch to continue in his post would be “the worst form of government” for the L.A. Coliseum.


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Report: Embattled Coliseum Manager Also Hired City Hall Lobbyist

A report says a Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum manager under scrutiny for simultaneously working as a consultant to the producer of a rave at the venue also hired a City Hall lobbyist.


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Coliseum Director Asked To Resign Over Rave Controversy

A member of the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum Commission called today for the resignation of the coliseum’s executive director over a report that a top administrator was working simultaneously for the panel and a company planning a major rave event at the venue.

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Raves Can Return To Coliseum — But With Restrictions

The Electric Daisy Carnival, an electronic-music festival that came under fire last year when a 15-year-old girl died from an ecstasy overdose, will be allowed back at Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum, the stadium’s governing body decided Wednesday.

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USC President Urges Students To Stay Away From Raves

University of Southern California students are being urged to stay away from rave dance parties.


Family Of Girl Who Died At LA Rave Files $5M Claim

The family of a 15-year-old girl who died of an ecstasy overdose after a rave has filed a claim seeking $5 million in damages from the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum


Sasha Rodriguez, 15, died of a drug overdose after attending the 14th annual Electric Daisy Carnival. (credit: Rodriguez Family/CBS)

Coroner: Teen Died Of Ecstasy Overdose At Rave

The Los Angeles County coroner’s office says a 15-year-old girl who collapsed during the Electric Daisy Carnival rave in June died as the result of an ecstasy overdose.


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L.A. Sued For Cancelling Tiesto After Rave Death

Organizers of a Los Angeles rave that ended with the death of a 15-year-old girl are suing the city for canceling a concert it organized with electronic music artist Tiesto.