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Special Order 7

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Court Temporarily Allows LAPD Impound Policy That Makes It Easier For Unlicensed Drivers To Keep Cars

A Los Angeles Police Department policy that makes it easier for unlicensed drivers to keep their cars instead of having them impounded after police stops will be temporarily allowed while a state court examines its merits.

CBS2 / KCAL9–10/17/2013

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LA Councilman Wants To Put Brakes On Impounding Cars Of Unlicensed Immigrants

A Los Angeles city councilman wants to put the brakes on impounding vehicles of unlicensed immigrants until a new law allowing them to get driver’s licenses goes into effect.

CBS2 / KCAL9–10/02/2013

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Chief Beck Does Turnaround On Controversial Impound Policy

Los Angeles Police Chief Charlie Beck has made a turnaround in regards to Special Order 7.

09/28/2013

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LAPD Special Order 7 Ruled Unlawful, Shot Down In Court

A Superior Court judge has ruled that he will not table his decision to wipe out Chief Charlie Beck’s Special Order 7, which had added certain conditions for the impounding of vehicles.

09/23/2013

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Judge Strikes Down Controversial LAPD Impound Policy

A Superior Court judge on Monday struck down a controversial policy that in certain cases allowed police to release the impounded cars of unlicensed drivers.

08/12/2013

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Superior Court Judge Refuses To Dismiss Lawsuit Challenging Impound Order

A Superior Court Judge Friday refused to dismiss a lawsuit challenging the LAPD’s controversial Special Order 7.

01/18/2013

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Judge Consolidates Lawsuits Over LAPD Impound Policy

Two lawsuits aimed at a controversial LAPD policy limiting how long the city can impound vehicles of unlicensed drivers were consolidated into a single lawsuit.

08/08/2012