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Pasadena Star-News
Christopher Dorner’s ex-training officer fighting for informationwant investigative files and Dorner’s personnel records to help them prepare th
Christopher Dorner’s ex-training officer fighting for information
Pasadena Star-News / Posted 2 hours ago
want investigative files and Dorner’s personnel records to help them prepare their client’s case for trial. But the City Attorney’s Office filed court papers Thursday stating that the information sought by Evans’ lawyers is “impermissible... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Upcoming City Council Agenda For Tuesdayof Port Angeles Banner By Councilman Chip Henderson and James Howard V. Ordin
Upcoming City Council Agenda For Tuesday
The Chattanoogan / Posted 5 hours ago
of Port Angeles Banner By Councilman Chip Henderson and James Howard V. Ordinances – Final Reading: CITY ATTORNEY’S OFFICE a. An ordinance to amend Chattanooga City Code, Part II, Chapter 5, Sections 5-75 and 5-108,... Read more
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Pasadena Star-News
Hoarder who kept dozens of dogs, cats, pigs sentenced to six monthsand two potbellied pigs in “squalid conditions” at Corey Deborah Carnegie’s Lak
Hoarder who kept dozens of dogs, cats, pigs sentenced to six months
Pasadena Star-News / Posted 16 hours ago
and two potbellied pigs in “squalid conditions” at Corey Deborah Carnegie’s Lake Balboa home. Photo courtesy Los Angeles City Attorney’s office She was once convicted of animal cruelty and neglect for hoarding dozens of dogs, cats and pigs... Read more
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The Signal
Agua Dulce animal hoarder sentenced to jailthe animals appeared to have skin conditions, flea infestation, a strong smell
Agua Dulce animal hoarder sentenced to jail
The Signal / Posted 20 hours ago
the animals appeared to have skin conditions, flea infestation, a strong smell of urine and fecal matter in their paws. The City Attorney’s office described her as an animal hoarder. Carnegie was sentenced in February 2015 to three years of... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
3 Oakland property owners sue over garbage costsand (Oakland’s) Waste Management bill is one of the highest in comparison to ot
3 Oakland property owners sue over garbage costs
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
and (Oakland’s) Waste Management bill is one of the highest in comparison to other locations.” A spokeswoman for Mayor Libby Schaaf referred questions to the city attorney’s office, whose spokesman declined to comment, citing the pending litigat... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Bye-Bye, Batman? LA City Council Votes to Regulate Hollywood Street Performersto obtain a pass to work in the designated zone, with only 20 passes given out
Bye-Bye, Batman? LA City Council Votes to Regulate Hollywood Street Performers
Houston Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
to obtain a pass to work in the designated zone, with only 20 passes given out each day. The motion will now go to the City Attorney’s office to draft an ordinance. Should the Council approve the ordinance, it will become law. “The number of... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Bye-Bye, Batman? LA City Council Votes to Regulate Hollywood Street Performersto obtain a pass to work in the designated zone, with only 20 passes given out
Bye-Bye, Batman? LA City Council Votes to Regulate Hollywood Street Performers
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 2 days ago
to obtain a pass to work in the designated zone, with only 20 passes given out each day. The motion will now go to the City Attorney’s office to draft an ordinance. Should the Council approve the ordinance, it will become law. “The number of... Read more
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NBC Bay Area
Airbnb Sues SF to Block Law Aimed at Delisting 'Illegal' Rentalsthe legislation. “We are confident that our City Attorney will successfully pre
Airbnb Sues SF to Block Law Aimed at Delisting 'Illegal' Rentals
NBC Bay Area / Posted 3 days ago
the legislation. “We are confident that our City Attorney will successfully present our case.” A spokesperson for the city attorney’s office said San Francisco intends to defend the law in court, saying home-sharing companies need to be... Read more
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KWGN Denver
City of Colo. Springs, church in battle over ‘Jesus’ advertisingand legality. Mountain Metro Transit recognizes that it acted hastily in asking
City of Colo. Springs, church in battle over ‘Jesus’ advertising
KWGN Denver / Posted 3 days ago
and legality. Mountain Metro Transit recognizes that it acted hastily in asking Pastor Perdue to change his messaging. The city attorney’s office is working diligently to ensure that the advertising policies comply with the law. During this review,... Read more
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FOX 31 Denver
City of Colo. Springs, church in battle over ‘Jesus’ advertisingand legality. Mountain Metro Transit recognizes that it acted hastily in asking
City of Colo. Springs, church in battle over ‘Jesus’ advertising
FOX 31 Denver / Posted 3 days ago
and legality. Mountain Metro Transit recognizes that it acted hastily in asking Pastor Perdue to change his messaging. The city attorney’s office is working diligently to ensure that the advertising policies comply with the law. During this review,... Read more
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Fortune
Airbnb Sues San Francisco Over New Short-Term Rental Rulesinto defacto hotels. In November, the company defeated a ballot measure that wo
Airbnb Sues San Francisco Over New Short-Term Rental Rules
Fortune / Posted 3 days ago
into defacto hotels. In November, the company defeated a ballot measure that would have imposed stricter regulations on short-term rentals in San Francisco. Fortune has contacted the city attorney’s office and will update this story if we hear m... Read more
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Pasadena Star-News
Burbank city lifeguard pleads not guilty to filming women, girls at local poola child under 18 and six counts of unlawful recording, also a misdemeanor, acco
Burbank city lifeguard pleads not guilty to filming women, girls at local pool
Pasadena Star-News / Posted 3 days ago
a child under 18 and six counts of unlawful recording, also a misdemeanor, according to a spokesman for the Burbank City Attorney’s Office. Montano, who was arrested June 22, is being held in lieu of $170,000 bail and is due back in court... Read more
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Raw Story
Airbnb sues San Francisco for requiring hosts to register with city officialseveryday San Francisco residents who depend on Airbnb,” the company said. Matt
Airbnb sues San Francisco for requiring hosts to register with city officials
Raw Story / Posted 3 days ago
everyday San Francisco residents who depend on Airbnb,” the company said. Matt Dorsey, a spokesman for the San Francisco city attorney’s office, said nothing in the ordinance punishes Airbnb for their hosts’ content. Rather, the ordinance is... Read more
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San Fernando Valley Business Journal
L.A. Charges Burbank Company With Illegal Dumping27, and Jesus Maldonado, 29, were each charged with two counts of illegal dumpi
L.A. Charges Burbank Company With Illegal Dumping
San Fernando Valley Business Journal / Posted 4 days ago
27, and Jesus Maldonado, 29, were each charged with two counts of illegal dumping, according to a statement from the city attorney’s office. In November, surveillance cameras in the area of 9128 Tujunga Ave. captured Vasquez and Maldonado... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
Taxi companies say they were shut out of airport bid process againbetween he and Councilwoman Julie Eiselt shows council members were instructed
Taxi companies say they were shut out of airport bid process again
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 4 days ago
between he and Councilwoman Julie Eiselt shows council members were instructed not to discuss the bidding process. “The City Attorney’s office has advised me that, in order to treat all responding companies fairly, all questions or concerns... Read more
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The Aspen Times
Beaton: Why do taxpayers buy Aspen houses for the upper middle class?their conflict of interest. And I hope it’s not an opinion that compounds the c
Beaton: Why do taxpayers buy Aspen houses for the upper middle class?
The Aspen Times / Posted 4 days ago
their conflict of interest. And I hope it’s not an opinion that compounds the conflict. By that, I mean it had better be an opinion from an independent lawyer and not one written at taxpayer expense by their subordinates in the City Attorney’s Offi... Read more
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WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth
Kroger cake-drop-kicking customer was recently sent to anger classesreporting officer observed a broken set of eyeglasses, along with swelling unde
Kroger cake-drop-kicking customer was recently sent to anger classes
WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth / Posted 5 days ago
reporting officer observed a broken set of eyeglasses, along with swelling under the victim’s left eye. Initially, the city attorney’s office in Troy declined to issue an arrest warrant because of conflicting testimony between the two... Read more
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WCNC Charlotte
Kroger cake-drop-kicking customer was recently sent to anger classesreporting officer observed a broken set of eyeglasses, along with swelling unde
Kroger cake-drop-kicking customer was recently sent to anger classes
WCNC Charlotte / Posted 5 days ago
reporting officer observed a broken set of eyeglasses, along with swelling under the victim’s left eye. Initially, the city attorney’s office in Troy declined to issue an arrest warrant because of conflicting testimony between the two... Read more
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5KSDK St. Louis
Kroger cake-drop-kicking customer was recently sent to anger classesreporting officer observed a broken set of eyeglasses, along with swelling unde
Kroger cake-drop-kicking customer was recently sent to anger classes
5KSDK St. Louis / Posted 5 days ago
reporting officer observed a broken set of eyeglasses, along with swelling under the victim’s left eye. Initially, the city attorney’s office in Troy declined to issue an arrest warrant because of conflicting testimony between the two... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Kroger cake-drop-kicking customer was recently sent to anger classesreporting officer observed a broken set of eyeglasses, along with swelling unde
Kroger cake-drop-kicking customer was recently sent to anger classes
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 6 days ago
reporting officer observed a broken set of eyeglasses, along with swelling under the victim’s left eye. Initially, the city attorney’s office in Troy declined to issue an arrest warrant because of conflicting testimony between the two... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
Kroger cake-drop-kicking customer was recently sent to anger classesreporting officer observed a broken set of eyeglasses, along with swelling unde
Kroger cake-drop-kicking customer was recently sent to anger classes
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 6 days ago
reporting officer observed a broken set of eyeglasses, along with swelling under the victim’s left eye. Initially, the city attorney’s office in Troy declined to issue an arrest warrant because of conflicting testimony between the two... Read more
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WKYC Cleveland
Kroger cake-drop-kicking customer was recently sent to anger classesreporting officer observed a broken set of eyeglasses, along with swelling unde
Kroger cake-drop-kicking customer was recently sent to anger classes
WKYC Cleveland / Posted 6 days ago
reporting officer observed a broken set of eyeglasses, along with swelling under the victim’s left eye. Initially, the city attorney’s office in Troy declined to issue an arrest warrant because of conflicting testimony between the two... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Kroger cake-drop-kicking customer was recently sent to anger classesreporting officer observed a broken set of eyeglasses, along with swelling unde
Kroger cake-drop-kicking customer was recently sent to anger classes
Detroit Free Press / Posted 7 days ago
reporting officer observed a broken set of eyeglasses, along with swelling under the victim’s left eye. Initially, the city attorney’s office in Troy declined to issue an arrest warrant because of conflicting testimony between the two... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Upcoming City Council Agenda For Tuesday37th Street and two (2) unopened alleys, detailed on the attached map, subject
Upcoming City Council Agenda For Tuesday
The Chattanoogan / Posted 7 days ago
37th Street and two (2) unopened alleys, detailed on the attached map, subject to certain conditions. (Districts 7 & 8) CITY ATTORNEY’S OFFICE a. An ordinance to amend Chattanooga City Code, Part II, Chapter 5, Sections 5-75 and 5-108,... Read more
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NBC San Diego
Point Loma Development May Break Height RestrictionsA developer for the project says they are following construction rules, but cou
Point Loma Development May Break Height Restrictions
NBC San Diego / Posted 7 days ago
A developer for the project says they are following construction rules, but councilwoman Lorie Zapf is now calling for clarification on the zoning for the project from the City Attorney’s office. NBC 7’s Elena Gomez reports. (Published 2 hour... Read more
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The Seattle Times
50 Seattle rape, sex-abuse cases stalled for years on detective’s deskthe 14 cases cleared by Smith, eight were referred to King County prosecutors a
50 Seattle rape, sex-abuse cases stalled for years on detective’s desk
The Seattle Times / Posted 7 days ago
the 14 cases cleared by Smith, eight were referred to King County prosecutors and one was sent to the Seattle City Attorney’s Office, said Merner. Three child-abuse cases were closed as unfounded and one rape case was closed because... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Police reports allege three people, including a juvenile, involved in Dornwood Park assaultthe Topeka Police Department to the Shawnee County District Attorney’s Office.
Police reports allege three people, including a juvenile, involved in Dornwood Park assault
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 8 days ago
the Topeka Police Department to the Shawnee County District Attorney’s Office. The adult matters will be referred to the city attorney’s office for charging considerations, said Matt Patterson, senior assistant district attorney with the Shawnee... Read more
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Orange County Register
A step toward transparency in Irvine or just more politics?decisions and was merely an attempt to link KIA staff with the right city staff
A step toward transparency in Irvine or just more politics?
Orange County Register / Posted 9 days ago
decisions and was merely an attempt to link KIA staff with the right city staffers and get questions answered. She said the City Attorney’s office assured her that she had violated no city laws. At the May 24 meeting, Lalloway requested that the... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Woman punched by Seattle officer settles suit for $195,000by a Seattle police during her arrest in June 2014 has settled her civil lawsui
Woman punched by Seattle officer settles suit for $195,000
The Seattle Times / Posted 10 days ago
by a Seattle police during her arrest in June 2014 has settled her civil lawsuit against the city for $195,000, the Seattle City Attorney’s Office said. The amount includes attorneys’ fees for Miyekko Durden-Bosley, according to Kimberly Mills,... Read more
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Darien News-Review
BOE pick may be in mayor’s handsstarted the replacement process without them, the school board had called the m
BOE pick may be in mayor’s hands
Darien News-Review / Posted 10 days ago
started the replacement process without them, the school board had called the meeting, held Monday, to start over. The city attorney’s office sent an opinion to the board saying it has 30 days from May 24 — the date Hennessey resigned — to pick... Read more
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The Greater New Milford Spectrum
BOE pick may be in mayor’s handsstarted the replacement process without them, the school board had called the m
BOE pick may be in mayor’s hands
The Greater New Milford Spectrum / Posted 10 days ago
started the replacement process without them, the school board had called the meeting, held Monday, to start over. The city attorney’s office sent an opinion to the board saying it has 30 days from May 24 — the date Hennessey resigned — to pick... Read more
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Connecticut Post
BOE pick may be in mayor’s handsstarted the replacement process without them, the school board had called the m
BOE pick may be in mayor’s hands
Connecticut Post / Posted 10 days ago
started the replacement process without them, the school board had called the meeting, held Monday, to start over. The city attorney’s office sent an opinion to the board saying it has 30 days from May 24 — the date Hennessey resigned — to pick... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Trump's Trying Times. Good News, It Will Be Less Hot.behind the crazy heat. L.A.’s supply of affordable housing has been dropping f
Trump's Trying Times. Good News, It Will Be Less Hot.
Los Angeles Times / Posted 10 days ago
behind the crazy heat. L.A.’s supply of affordable housing has been dropping for years. Now, in a first for L.A., the city attorney’s office has filed criminal charges alleging that a building’s owners offered units for rent on Airbnb after... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
SF police grabbed wrong man, tore his rotator cuff, suit sayssaying the two unidentified officers used excessive force when they encountered
SF police grabbed wrong man, tore his rotator cuff, suit says
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 11 days ago
saying the two unidentified officers used excessive force when they encountered him July 11 in his Bayview home. The city attorney’s office said it had not seen the lawsuit and declined to comment. The city responded to Ortega’s... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
SF police grabbed wrong man, tore his rotator cuff, suit sayssaying the two unidentified officers used excessive force when they encountered
SF police grabbed wrong man, tore his rotator cuff, suit says
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 11 days ago
saying the two unidentified officers used excessive force when they encountered him July 11 in his Bayview home. The city attorney’s office said it had not seen the lawsuit and declined to comment. The city responded to Ortega’s... Read more
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KTLA-TV Los Angeles
L.A. Apartment Owners Charged With Evicting Tenants, Renting Their Units Via AirbnbThe Los Angeles city attorney’s office has filed criminal charges against the o
L.A. Apartment Owners Charged With Evicting Tenants, Renting Their Units Via Airbnb
KTLA-TV Los Angeles / Posted 11 days ago
The Los Angeles city attorney’s office has filed criminal charges against the owners of a rent-controlled apartment building in the Fairfax district, alleging that they evicted tenants and converted the units to short-term rentals on Airbnb. Owners... Read more
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The Clarion-Ledger
Jackson to stop jailing people who can't pay fines, feesto their inability to pay court debts imposed in misdemeanor cases. “We applau
Jackson to stop jailing people who can't pay fines, fees
The Clarion-Ledger / Posted 11 days ago
to their inability to pay court debts imposed in misdemeanor cases. “We applaud Mayor Yarber, the City Council, and the City Attorney’s Office for taking seriously the allegations in our lawsuit and the realities facing so many Jacksonians who... Read more
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The Advocate
Baton Rouge, New Orleans, Lafayette area People in Business for June 19, 2016LLC in Lafayette, president-elect; Alainna R. Mire, chief resilience officer an
Baton Rouge, New Orleans, Lafayette area People in Business for June 19, 2016
The Advocate / Posted 11 days ago
LLC in Lafayette, president-elect; Alainna R. Mire, chief resilience officer and an assistant attorney for the Alexandria City Attorney’s Office, secretary; H. Minor Pipes III, a founding member of Barrasso Usdin Kupperman Freeman & Sarver LLC in... Read more
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Beverly Hills Courier
Tax For Homeless Relief Advances in LA City Hallthe city’s homelessness problem. The full City Council is expected to decide n
Tax For Homeless Relief Advances in LA City Hall
Beverly Hills Courier / Posted 13 days ago
the city’s homelessness problem. The full City Council is expected to decide next Tuesday whether to request that the City Attorney’s Office draft the ballot language, with city officials hoping to get the proposed measure submitted by July 1... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Family of homeless man fatally shot by police file wrongful death claimthan arms-length away from Góngora when they shot him. “They shot him to piece
Family of homeless man fatally shot by police file wrongful death claim
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 14 days ago
than arms-length away from Góngora when they shot him. “They shot him to pieces,” Pointer said. “It’s ridiculous.” The city attorney’s office did not immediately respond to a request for comment. Góngora’s brother and two cousins were present,... Read more
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Petluma360.com
Petaluma wins ruling in firefighter harassment casethe investigator represented herself as an impartial neutral and secured interv
Petaluma wins ruling in firefighter harassment case
Petluma360.com / Posted 14 days ago
the investigator represented herself as an impartial neutral and secured interviews on that basis, that after the fact, the city attorney’s office has taken the position that she was actually, all along, a member of the defense team,” Kochan... Read more
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The Columbian
Man exonerated in Superior Court in hit-and-runMay 31 crash in Washougal. According to Clark County Deputy Prosecutor Mike Va
Man exonerated in Superior Court in hit-and-run
The Columbian / Posted 14 days ago
May 31 crash in Washougal. According to Clark County Deputy Prosecutor Mike Vaughn, the case was referred to the Washougal City Attorney’s Office for review because there wasn’t sufficient evidence to prove damage to the vehicle rose to the felony... Read more
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Vail Daily
Treatment center proposed for Cordillera lodgezoning to block the plan. They claimed the neighborhood was already saturated w
Treatment center proposed for Cordillera lodge
Vail Daily / Posted 16 days ago
zoning to block the plan. They claimed the neighborhood was already saturated with programs and facilities. The Baltimore city attorney’s office told the two council members that abusing zoning authority flies in the face of the Americans With... Read more
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Kenosha News
City to seek bids for new Dream Playground flooringto ‘here’s what we want done.’ It’s the process,” he said. “Until it goes out
City to seek bids for new Dream Playground flooring
Kenosha News / Posted 16 days ago
to ‘here’s what we want done.’ It’s the process,” he said. “Until it goes out to bid, the issue will be dealt with in the city attorney’s office as to what the contractor is willing to do. That’s a process also, and if it doesn’t work out, then... Read more
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The Columbian
Judge blocks Seattle from releasing FBI surveillance infofrom disclosure if its release would compromise effective law enforcement. Kim
Judge blocks Seattle from releasing FBI surveillance info
The Columbian / Posted 17 days ago
from disclosure if its release would compromise effective law enforcement. Kimberly Mills, a spokeswoman for the City Attorney’s Office, said she had no information about why city lawyers deemed the documents public, but that the city... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Judge blocks Seattle from revealing locations of FBI’s hidden cameras on utility polesgovernment of the state public records request by Phil Mocek that sought the lo
Judge blocks Seattle from revealing locations of FBI’s hidden cameras on utility poles
The Seattle Times / Posted 17 days ago
government of the state public records request by Phil Mocek that sought the locations of these cameras.” Kimberly said the City Attorney’s Office is consulting with City Light. An email sent to Mocek seeking comment was not immediately ans... Read more
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Salon.com
Feds sue Seattle to block disclosures about FBI surveillanceto prevent the cameras from being removed or destroyed by utility workers. Kim
Feds sue Seattle to block disclosures about FBI surveillance
Salon.com / Posted 18 days ago
to prevent the cameras from being removed or destroyed by utility workers. Kimberly Mills, a spokeswoman for the Seattle City Attorney’s Office, said the city’s lawyers determined the documents are public, but the city will abide by whatever the... Read more
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Vail Daily
More changes possible at Cordillerazoning to block the plan. They claimed the neighborhood was already saturated w
More changes possible at Cordillera
Vail Daily / Posted 18 days ago
zoning to block the plan. They claimed the neighborhood was already saturated with programs and facilities. The Baltimore city attorney’s office told the two council members that abusing zoning authority flies in the face of the Americans With... Read more
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NBC San Diego
City Not Liable in ‘Zombie Walk’ Lawsuit: Judgedetours to make the streets safer during the “Zombie Walk” parade. However, on
City Not Liable in ‘Zombie Walk’ Lawsuit: Judge
NBC San Diego / Posted 21 days ago
detours to make the streets safer during the “Zombie Walk” parade. However, on Friday, a press release from the San Diego City Attorney’s Office said Superior Court Judge Judith F. Hayes had ruled the facts presented to the court in the lawsuit... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
Roundtable: The California Primary In Perspectiveas Democrat Bryan Pease, are all attorneys. But Elliott was the only candidate
Roundtable: The California Primary In Perspective
KPBS San Diego / Posted 21 days ago
as Democrat Bryan Pease, are all attorneys. But Elliott was the only candidate in the primary with actual experience in the city attorney’s office. Hickey, however, has experience as a prosecutor, which Elliott lacks. If elected, Elliott will be the... Read more
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