Community Street Beat West Edition

STREET BEAT: ‘What do you think was the best movie in 2018?’

Dolann Knox Los Angeles “‘Black Panther.’ Just the support that black people came out and showed and it was a really good movie. It was the best one I saw.” James Dillard Inglewood “‘Creed II.’” I liked the first one, but the second film did it justice.” Chris Rowles Los Angeles “‘Creed II.’” Misty Wilks Read More…

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Appeals court denies Baca’s request for new trial

LOS ANGELES — A federal appeals court panel Feb. 11 rejected former Los Angeles County Sheriff Lee Baca’s appeal of his conviction on charges of obstruction of justice and lying to the FBI. The 76-year-old former sheriff, who has Alzheimer’s disease, was sentenced in May 2017 to three years in federal prison, but has remained Read More…