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Bernard Parks Introduced Resolution Supporting Federal Probe Into Trayvon Martin’s Death

Los Angeles City Councilman Bernard C. Parks Tuesday introduced a resolution to fellow council members asking for their support of a federal investigation into the death of Trayvon Martin.

CBS2 / KCAL9–07/23/2013

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Sen. Feinstein Calls For Federal Investigation Into Gas Price Spike

California Sen. Dianne Feinstein is calling for a federal investigation into gasoline price spikes that followed a fire at the Chevron oil refinery in Richmond.

CBS Los Angeles–08/28/2012

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Sheriff Baca Considering Plan To Close Portion Of Men’s Central Jail

As the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department faces allegations of brutality in its jails, Sheriff Lee Baca is reportedly thinking about shutting down part of the old men’s facility.

CBS2 / KCAL9–03/21/2012

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Feds Asked To Investigate Death Of Homeless Man After Fight With Fullerton Police

An Orange County supervisor is asking for a federal investigation into the death of a homeless man who died after a fight with Fullerton police.


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Feds Probe Civil Rights Violations In Bell

Officials from the U.S. Justice Department say aggressive tactics were used against Hispanics to bolster city revenues so officials could keep their high salaries.

CBS2 / KCAL9–09/10/2010

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State Moves to Strip LA Doctor of License

Facing links to at least three overdoses and a federal probe , Dr. Lisa Tseng has gotten the attention of California attorney general Jerry Brown.