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City Council To Hear From Anaheim Residents After Shootings

Residents in Anaheim will get their chance Thursday to weigh in on the recent officer-involved shootings that have sparked widespread protests.

08/02/2012

The overtime paid to police to monitor protests against officer-involved shootings in Anaheim will cost taxpayers $1.7 million. (credit: CBS)

Anti-Police Protests Continue In Anaheim

More than 200 people protested against recent officer-involved shootings in Anaheim Sunday and at times protesters threatened to take their demonstration to Disneyland.

07/29/2012

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More Protests Planned In Anaheim To Denounce Recent Officer-Involved Shootings

More protests are planned Sunday to denounce last weekend’s two deadly officer-involved shootings in Anaheim.

07/29/2012

Anaheim PD Protests Planned

Anaheim Police Brace For Weekend Of Protests Amid 2 Deadly Officer-Involved Shootings

Anaheim police are bracing for a weekend of protests in the wake of two deadly officer-involved shootings and leaders are calling for restraint as an investigation into a third nonfatal shooting gets under way.

07/28/2012

CSU Northridge

CSU Applications Jump 5 Percent For Fall 2012 Semester

Applications to California State University jumped 5 percent for the fall 2012 semester, but admissions are increasing only nominally as the system faces continuing budget cuts, the university said Monday.

05/22/2012

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Student Protestors Gather Outside Dinner Party At Cal State Chancellor’s House

The chancellor of Cal State Long Beach got an earful from outraged students Tuesday night, as he threw a pricey party.

05/08/2012

CSU Northridge

Investigation Reveals Questionable Spending By CSU Chancellor’s Office

As Cal State students face another tuition hike this fall, a CBS2 News investigation has found tens of thousands of dollars of questionable spending by the chancellor’s office.

05/07/2012

Demonstrators shout slogans during a rally in downtown Los Angeles on May 1, 2012 where thousands of workers, immigrant-rights activists and other protesters are taking part in May Day marches and rallies in California. (credit: JOE KLAMAR/AFP/GettyImages)

Immigration Advocates, Occupy LA Hold May Day Protests

Several May Day demonstrations were organized across the Southland Tuesday, prompting several arrests and traffic delays.

05/01/2012

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2 Demonstrations Expected To Take Place Monday In LA

Two potentially unruly demonstrations are expected to take place Monday in the Southland — one at L.A. City Hall and the other at UCLA in Westwood.

11/26/2011

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2 Violent Incidents At ‘Occupy LA’ Encampment Worry Police

Two violent incidents at the otherwise peaceful Occupy Los Angeles encampment at City Hall are causing concern among law enforcement officials.

11/05/2011

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Will Occupy LA Protesters Square Off With Police In Violent Showdown?

After the city of Oakland tried to force Occupy Oakland protesters off city property, rioting broke out. Dozens were hurt, including an Iraq war veteran who is now in critical condition.

CBS2 / KCAL9–10/26/2011

Members of the Westboro Baptist Church in Kansas are known for their vehement anti-gay positions and for protesting at US soldiers' funerals. (credit: Nicholas Kamm/AFP/Getty Images)

Lawmakers OK Limits On Protests At Calif. Military Funerals

In an overwhelming 72-0 vote, the Assembly approved the bill that will keep protesters at least 1,000 feet away from funerals for soldiers and other military personnel.

08/19/2011

Members of the Westboro Baptist Church in Kansas are known for their vehement anti-gay positions and for protesting at US soldiers' funerals. (credit: Nicholas Kamm/AFP/Getty Images)

Torrance Lawmaker’s Push To Limit Funeral, Religious Protests Passes Senate

The bill SB 888 requires groups like the Westboro Baptist church to stay 1,000 feet from a burial site, mortuary or place of worship.

06/01/2011

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2 Dozen Teachers Arrested During Protest At State Capitol

More than two dozen California teachers, including the president of the state’s largest teachers union, were arrested at the state Capitol Thursday night as part of a protest over education funding in the state budget.

05/13/2011

The site was dug up for a county-sponsored cultural center for Mexican and Mexican-American history. (credit: CBS)

Tribes To Protest Opening Party For Museum Downtown

A museum recognizing Mexican-Americans’ contribution to Southern California culture is holding its first official event amid controversy surrounding the treatment of human remains found during its construction.

04/09/2011

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