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Victim’s sisters file second lawsuit against Ed Buck

LOS ANGELES — The sisters of Timothy Dean, the second gay black man found dead in the home of Ed Buck, have filed a wrongful death lawsuit against the former West Hollywood resident.  On the one-year anniversary of their brother’s death, Joann Campbell and Joyce Jackson, filed a lawsuit with complaints for damages that include Read More…

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Supreme Court won’t hear former sheriff’s appeal

LOS ANGELES — Former Los Angeles County Sheriff Lee Baca is one step closer to prison after the U.S. Supreme Court refused to hear an appeal of his conviction on federal charges of obstruction of justice and lying to the FBI Jan. 13. The 77-year-old former sheriff, who has Alzheimer’s disease, was sentenced in May Read More…

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Governor calls homelessness ‘a human crisis’

LOS ANGELES — Gov. Gavin Newsom visited staff and residents at a board and care home in a Los Angeles neighborhood on the second day of his weeklong homelessness tour, calling the growing problem “a human crisis.” Newsom stressed the need for the state to take a leadership role in addressing homelessness while also asserting Read More…