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Attorney asks U.S. District Court to review judge’s actions

LOS ANGELES – Famously known for representing a mentally ill woman who was beaten by a California Highway Patrol officer last year, attorney Caree Harper is now fighting to clear her name. In early March, U.S. District Judge Otis D. Wright II questioned Harper’s fees for a $1.5 million settlement awarded to Marlene Pinnock, whose Read More…

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Butts has Inglewood residents looking toward future

INGLEWOOD — There was an abundance of good things for Mayor James T. Butts to talk about at his fifth State of the City Address April 23 at the Forum. Butts announced that the pre-construction phase of the proposed National Football League stadium and surrounding residential and retail development is the next big frontier in Read More…

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Two people shot in Ferguson as new protests break out

At least two people were shot in separate incidents in Ferguson, Missouri, on late Tuesday and early Wednesday as hundreds of demonstrators gathered in support of protests in Baltimore. “Police are having a difficult time investigating because of the rocks being thrown at them,” said Jeff Small, a spokesman for the city of Ferguson. “At Read More…