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Whole Foods Agrees To $800K Settlement After Investigation Uncovers Pricing Violations

The city attorneys in Los Angeles, Santa Monica and San Diego reached an $800,000 settlement with Whole Foods Market after a statewide investigation uncovered widespread pricing violations, officials said Tuesday.

CBS2 / KCAL9–06/24/2014

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Parents Of Unarmed Teen Shot By Police Absolve City Of Pasadena In $1M Settlement

Nineteen-year-old Kendrec McDade was shot and killed by two officers in 2012 after a 911 call of an armed robbery.

CBS2 / KCAL9–06/16/2014

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Oxnard To Pay $6.7M To Family Of Innocent Man Fatally Shot As Many As 20 Times By Police

Oxnard will pay $6.7 million to the family of a jogger fatally shot by police who suspected at the time that he had been part of a pursuit with officers.

06/11/2014

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LA County Jail Beating Case Settled For $1M

A man who said he was beaten by sheriff’s deputies while visiting his brother at a Los Angeles County jail will receive more than $1 million to settle a civil rights lawsuit.

CBS2 / KCAL9–05/29/2014

Personnel from Southern California Edison were called in after investigators found an electrical bypass had been installed at the operation in Pinion Hills. (courtesy San Bernardino County Sheriff-Coroner Dept.)

SoCal Edison Settles With Homeowners After Pot-Growing Tenant Racks Up $140K Bill

Southern California Edison has settled a lawsuit filed by two Rowland Heights women who claimed the utility company kept their home in the dark after a marijuana-growing tenant racked up a $140,000 electric bill and the women refused to pay.

04/11/2014

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$1.4B Settlement Proposed In San Onofre Closure

Utility customers would see an estimated $1.4 billion in savings, including $600 million in refunds, in a proposed settlement over costs tied to the shuttered San Onofre nuclear power plant in Southern California, officials said Thursday.

CBS2 / KCAL9–03/27/2014

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Councilman Jose Huizar Speaks Out About Traffic Accident That Cost Taxpayers $185K

Los Angeles City Councilman Jose Huizar spoke publicly for the first time Wednesday about a traffic accident he caused that cost taxpayers $185,000.

CBS2 / KCAL9–03/26/2014

Los Angeles City Councilman Huizar was driving a city-owned vehicle when he rear-ended a former Huntington Park police officer in 2012. (Photo credit: Humberto Guizar)

City Council OKs $185,000 Settlement In Huizar Crash

A private investigator whose car was rear-ended by vehicle driven by Councilman Jose Huizar will receive a six-figure settlement after a unanimous vote Wednesday by members of the Los Angeles City Council.

CBS2 / KCAL9–03/19/2014

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Proposed Settlement In LA Councilman Car Accident Could Cost City $185K

A traffic accident caused by Los Angeles City Councilman Huizar when he was driving a city-owned vehicle could cost taxpayers $185,000.

CBS2 / KCAL9–03/11/2014

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Mission Hills Cemetery Agrees To $80M Settlement In Body Dumping Case

A Los Angeles cemetery has agreed to an estimated $80.5 million settlement of a lawsuit that claimed it dumped human remains from hundreds of graves.

CBS2 / KCAL9–02/27/2014

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Trash Truck Drivers Poised For $26M Payout Over No-Naps Lawsuit

The Los Angeles City Council has reportedly approved a $26 million settlement stemming from a lawsuit over break rules for city trash truck drivers.

02/13/2014

Former San Diego Mayor Bob Filner was accused last July of making unwanted sexual advances by over a dozen female alleged vicitims. (credit: Bill Wechter/Getty Images)

San Diego To Pay $250K To Settle Filner Suit

San Diego will pay $250,000 to a woman who claimed she was sexually harassed by former San Diego Mayor Bob Filner.

CBS2 / KCAL9–02/10/2014

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Montebello Hospital To Pay $200K In Homeless Patient Dumping Settlement

A Montebello hospital has agreed to pay $200,000 in civil penalties and adopt new protocols for discharging homeless patients, the City Attorney’s Office said.

01/03/2014

Jean and Casey Kasem attend a Hollywood event in November 2003. (credit: Doug Benc/Getty Images Entertainment)

Casey Kasem’s Daughter, Wife Reach Settlement Over Visitation Rights

A settlement agreement concerning visitation and other issues surrounding radio legend Casey Kasem has been reached between the radio legend’s feuding daughter and wife, an attorney said Friday.

12/20/2013

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City Approves $6M Settlement In Ticket Quota Suit Brought By LAPD Traffic Patrol Officers

Los Angeles will pay nearly $6 million to settle a lawsuit by 10 police officers who claimed they were punished for failing to meet traffic ticket quotas.

CBS2 / KCAL9–12/10/2013

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