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Judge grants restraining order against Black Lives Matters activist

LOS ANGELES — A judge has granted a restraining order filed against Trevor Gerard, a Black Lives Matter activist accused of threatening Los Angeles Police Commission President Matt M. Johnson and his family. A temporary restraining order was filed in December on behalf of Johnson, who alleged that Gerard stalked him at his home and Read More…

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Parties agree to continuance in restraining order hearing

LOS ANGELES — The legal team representing Trevor Gerard, a Black Lives Matter activist, and Hugo S. Rossitter, the deputy city attorney representing L.A. Police Commission President Matt M. Johnson, have mutually agreed to a continuance in order to sort out issues involving witnesses, according to Frank T. Mateljan, a spokesperson for the city attorney’s Read More…

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Hearing on commission president’s restraining order is postponed

LOS ANGELES – A court hearing on a request for a temporary restraining order filed against Black Lives Matter activist Trevor Gerard on behalf of Los Angeles Police Commission President Matt Johnson has been postponed until Jan. 31. A hearing on the matter had been scheduled to take place Jan. 10. A coalition of South Read More…