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Christopher Hubbart, seen here in an undated photo, admitted to raping nearly 40 women between 1971 and 1982, according to the District Attorney's office. (credit: CBS)

Lake Los Angeles Residents Angered By Plan To House ‘Pillowcase Rapist’

Some Lake Los Angeles residents are angered over the possible release of a convicted rapist into their community.

CBS2 / KCAL9–10/30/2013

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La Puente Pastor Returns Home After Release From Iranian Prison

Pastor Edward Romero was in the country protesting the imprisonment of four Christians and their attorney.

CBS2 / KCAL9–10/23/2013

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Protest Against Police Brutality Stops Traffic Along Crenshaw Boulevard

A large crowd of people has stopped traffic on Crenshaw Boulevard and Stocker Tuesday as part of a national protest against police brutality.

10/22/2013

Members of Exodus8one, the para-church group founded by Pastor Eddie Romero, say Romero visited Evin Prison on behalf of five prisoners who are currently being held at the notorious prison. (Photo courtesy Exodus8one)

La Puente Pastor Detained After Protest At Notorious Iranian Prison

A retired Southern California pastor with a history of overseas activism was detained in Iran after staging a protest outside a prison, demanding the release of Iranian Christians held inside.

10/22/2013

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Crowd Gathers In Hollywood To Protest Possible Military Strike On Syria

Demonstrators gathered in Hollywood Sunday to protest a possible military strike on Syria.

09/08/2013

Walmart workers protest (Photo: STAN HONDA/AFP/Getty Images)

Walmart Workers, Community Supports Protest For Better Jobs, Higher Wages

Hundreds of Walmart workers and community supporters Thursday are expected to take part in a nationwide protest calling for improved jobs and better wages.

CBS2 / KCAL9–09/05/2013

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Calif. Inmates End Hunger Strike After 2 Months

California inmates have ended a nearly two-month hunger strike to protest the prison system’s isolation policies, prison officials said Thursday.

CBS2 / KCAL9–09/05/2013

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Port Truck Drivers Continue 24-Hour Strike Over Effort To Unionize

More than a dozen drivers of Green Fleet Systems began their protest Monday outside of the company’s warehouse over unfair labor practices.

CBS2 / KCAL9–08/27/2013

Scores of women, and some men, went topless on Venice Beach for "Go Topless Day." (credit: Claudia Peschiutta/KNX 1070)

Scores Of Women Bare (Almost) All At Venice Beach For ‘Go Topless Day’

Scores of women — and even some men — went topless on Venice Beach Sunday as part of “Go Topless Day.”

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–08/25/2013

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Newport Beach Bans Protests Near Private Homes

Political activists and other protesters will no longer be allowed to picket outside any private home in Newport Beach.

08/14/2013

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Fracking Activists Urge Lawmaker To Withdraw ‘Gutted’ Bill

Environmental activists were set to descend on the offices of a San Fernando Valley lawmaker Monday to demand she support a legislative ban on a controversial drilling process.

08/12/2013

Christopher Persky and Ken Bencomo were recently married. Bencomo says he was fired after saying "I do." (credit: Rachel Luna/The Sun/LA Newspaper Group)

Protest Held In Support Of Gay Catholic School Teacher Reportedly Fired For Marrying Partner

A protest was held Thursday in support of a gay Catholic school teacher who was fired from his job shortly after he legally married his partner.

CBS2 / KCAL9–08/08/2013

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25 Arrested At UCLA Protest At Busy Intersection

Police said they arrested about 25 University of California health care workers who staged a sit-in that has closed an intersection, causing traffic backups during rush hour at the Los Angeles campus.

CBS2 / KCAL9–07/26/2013

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Man, 28, Charged With Trying To Steal TV News Cameras During Zimmerman Protest

A 28-year-old man was charged with trying to steal television news cameras during a protest of the acquittal of George Zimmerman in the death of Trayvon Martin, according to the Los Angeles County district attorney’s office.

CBS2 / KCAL9–07/23/2013

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Demonstrators Protest Police Brutality In Anaheim On Anniversary Of Deadly OIS

Hundreds of demonstrators turned out Sunday to protest police brutality in Anaheim.

07/21/2013

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