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Not-guilty plea entered on behalf of Maywood teacher

EAST LOS ANGELES — A former Maywood high school music teacher who was caught on widely circulated cell phone video punching a 14-year-old student during a classroom argument pleaded not guilty Jan. 4 to a misdemeanor charge. Defense attorney William Pitman entered the not guilty plea on behalf of Marston Riley, 64, of Anaheim, who Read More…

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ANOTHER TRAGIC DEATH: Protestors want charges filed against Democratic donor

WEST HOLLYWOOD — Dozens of protestors gathered outside an apartment building in the evening hours Jan. 7 demanding that a prominent Democratic Party donor be held accountable for the death of an unidentified black man who died in the apartment earlier in the morning. It was the second time in 18 months a black man Read More…