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Suge Knight’s attorney seeks new bail review hearing

LOS ANGELES — Marion “Suge” Knight’s attorney said in a new court filing released July 8 that video footage from a Jan. 29 confrontation in Compton — for which the former rap mogul is charged with murder and other counts — shows him being “viciously attacked and fleeing for his life.” The defense’s motion, filed Read More…

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Compton fire chief placed on leave over defibrillators

COMPTON — Fire Chief Jon Thompson was placed on leave July 7 as the city launched an investigation into breakdowns in the department’s management of emergency medical care. City Manager Johnny Ford told the Los Angeles Times that officials would examine how most city fire trucks and ambulances came to be stripped of defibrillators, a Read More…