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Downtown Merchant Hit With $3.9M Judgment For Selling Counterfeit Goods

The city of Los Angeles has won a $3.9 million judgment and permanent injunction against a downtown merchant for the sale of counterfeit jewelry, apparel and handbags, the largest judgment secured by the city in a counterfeiting case.

01/15/2014

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LA Sues Wells Fargo, Citigroup Over Foreclosures In Minority Communities

The Los Angeles city attorney sued Wells Fargo and Citigroup on Thursday, alleging the companies engaged in mortgage discrimination that led to a wave of foreclosures in minority communities during the housing crash.

CBS2 / KCAL9–12/05/2013

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50 Cent Pleads No Contest To Vandalism Charges

Rapper 50 Cent has been sentenced to three years of probation after pleading no contest to vandalism in a case filed after an alleged fight with his ex-girlfriend earlier this year.

CBS Los Angeles–10/28/2013

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Stepfather Sentenced To 6 Years For Molesting 10-Year-Old Daughter

The defendant has been sentenced to six years in county jail and four years probation.

08/21/2013

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Rapper 50 Cent Responds To Domestic Violence Charges On Social Media

Rapper 50 Cent reacted publicly Thursday for the first time since he was charged with assaulting his girlfriend in her Toluca Lake home.

CBS2 / KCAL9–07/05/2013

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Rapper 50 Cent Charged For Allegedly Kicking Ex-Girlfriend

Rapper 50 Cent was charged Wednesday with injuring his ex-girlfriend and destroying thousands of dollars in property at her condominium last month, according to Los Angeles City Attorney Mike Feuer.

CBS2 / KCAL9–07/03/2013

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LA City Attorney Orders Pot Shop Closure By Sept. 6

The Los Angeles City Attorney Wednesday ordered more than 1,000 medical marijuana clinics to shut down in three weeks or pay a price.

CBS2 / KCAL9–08/16/2012

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LA Prosecutor Wants To Clamp Down On Ticket Scalpers

The Los Angeles city attorney wants to clamp down on ticket scalpers by using the same legal tool used to keep gang members from congregating in certain areas.

CBS2 / KCAL9–08/09/2012

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LA Tries New Legal Maneuver To Try To Stamp Out Graffiti

The Los Angeles City Attorney’s office is trying a new legal maneuver to try to stamp out graffiti — it’s charging 10 graffiti writers with violating unfair competition laws because they’re selling works on the strength of reputations built on vandalism.

04/02/2011