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KPBS San Diego
San Diego City Attorney Candidates On The Issuesattorney traditionally does not advocate policy, the candidates were asked open
San Diego City Attorney Candidates On The Issues
KPBS San Diego / Posted an hour ago
attorney traditionally does not advocate policy, the candidates were asked open-ended rather than yes-or-no questions. The City Attorney's Office offers legal advice to city officials and departments. It also prosecutes misdemeanors, including... Read more
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Bay Area Reporter
Lesbian ex-SF cop claims retaliation by former chiefsaid in an email, "The department cannot comment on internal investigations, pe
Lesbian ex-SF cop claims retaliation by former chief
Bay Area Reporter / Posted 16 hours ago
said in an email, "The department cannot comment on internal investigations, personnel matters, or civil suits." The city attorney's office didn't respond to an emailed request for comment. Jayme Walker, an attorney with Gwilliam, Ivary,... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
THDA To Resume Monitoring Federally Subsidized Apartmentsin Shelby County will be inspected by the end of the summer. "The City of Memp
THDA To Resume Monitoring Federally Subsidized Apartments
The Chattanoogan / Posted yesterday
in Shelby County will be inspected by the end of the summer. "The City of Memphis Department of Code Enforcement and City Attorney's office has committed to continue to be a strategic partner to HUD and THDA in imposing a high level of... Read more
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OregonLive.com
Cops used spike strip to stop wrong car, $49k lawsuit saysof the city's risk management office, where she could file a complaint for dama
Cops used spike strip to stop wrong car, $49k lawsuit says
OregonLive.com / Posted yesterday
of the city's risk management office, where she could file a complaint for damages, according to police reports. The City Attorney's Office declined comment on the lawsuit. Sgt. Pete Simpson spoke in general terms about police procedures for... Read more
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WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans
Computer concerns put cases on hold at New Orleans traffic courtfour judges in traffic court. Judge Jones admits certain changes were made to
Computer concerns put cases on hold at New Orleans traffic court
WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans / Posted yesterday
four judges in traffic court. Judge Jones admits certain changes were made to the computer program at the request of the city attorney's office. City spokesman Hayne Rainey released a statement saying, "The city attorney had some concerns about... Read more
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KTVU 2 San Francisco
2 Investigates: Court approves sale of Empyrean Towers to non-profitgroup. The owner of the Empyrean Towers has since been stripped of control of t
2 Investigates: Court approves sale of Empyrean Towers to non-profit
KTVU 2 San Francisco / Posted 2 days ago
group. The owner of the Empyrean Towers has since been stripped of control of the building and filed for bankruptcy. The City Attorney's Office announced Tuesday that a bankruptcy judge had approved the potential sale of the property to the... Read more
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NBC Bay Area
Rohnert Park Man Sues Officer Who Pulled Gunon cell phone, which he later posted on a now-viral Facebook post, which was up
Rohnert Park Man Sues Officer Who Pulled Gun
NBC Bay Area / Posted 2 days ago
on cell phone, which he later posted on a now-viral Facebook post, which was up, but then taken down at some point. The city attorney's office did not respond Tuesday to a request by NBC Bay Area seeking comment. But in October 2015, a city... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
San Diego City Council Passes Comprehensive Ban On SpiceSchedule I drugs, "novel synthetic drugs" and "novel psychoactive drugs," categ
San Diego City Council Passes Comprehensive Ban On Spice
KPBS San Diego / Posted 2 days ago
Schedule I drugs, "novel synthetic drugs" and "novel psychoactive drugs," categories that include spice, according to the City Attorney's Office. The San Diego Police Department recommended the ban — which does not apply to medical marijuana —... Read more
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Channel 8 San Diego
City of San Diego cracks down on synthetic drug "spice"Schedule I drugs, "novel synthetic drugs" and "novel psychoactive drugs," categ
City of San Diego cracks down on synthetic drug "spice"
Channel 8 San Diego / Posted 2 days ago
Schedule I drugs, "novel synthetic drugs" and "novel psychoactive drugs," categories that include spice, according to the City Attorney's Office. The San Diego Police Department recommended the ban -- which does not apply to medical marijuana --... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
San Francisco sues landlord for feces and rodent infested rental propertiestime, Wong has accumulated 25 notices of violation and 24 abatement orders that
San Francisco sues landlord for feces and rodent infested rental properties
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
time, Wong has accumulated 25 notices of violation and 24 abatement orders that are outstanding. According to Herrera, the City Attorney's office would have never gotten involved if Wong had cooperated. "'Worst of the worst' cases, like Wong's,... Read more
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ESPN
Chorus group slams Padres after anthem mixupof the chorus were on the field to sing the national anthem Saturday at Petco P
Chorus group slams Padres after anthem mixup
ESPN / Posted 3 days ago
of the chorus were on the field to sing the national anthem Saturday at Petco Park. Bob Lehman called on the San Diego City Attorney's Office and San Diego Human Relations Commission to look into the incident. "What should have been a night of... Read more
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NBC Los Angeles
San Diego Gay Men’s Chorus Silenced at Ballparkadded to the depth of embarrassment experienced by the singers and their famili
San Diego Gay Men’s Chorus Silenced at Ballpark
NBC Los Angeles / Posted 3 days ago
added to the depth of embarrassment experienced by the singers and their families. We also call upon the City of San Diego City Attorney's Office and the City of San Diego Human Relations Commission to independently investigate this incident to... Read more
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KGTV San Diego
Padres respond to SD Gay Men's Chorus debacle, say there was 'no evidence of malicious intent'of embarrassment experienced by the singers and their families." The statement
Padres respond to SD Gay Men's Chorus debacle, say there was 'no evidence of malicious intent'
KGTV San Diego / Posted 3 days ago
of embarrassment experienced by the singers and their families." The statement went on to call for investigations by the city attorney's office and the city's Human Relations Commission. It also commended Padres President and CEO Mike Dee "for... Read more
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Channel 8 San Diego
San Diego Gay Men's Chorus outraged over National Anthem blunderof embarrassment experienced by the singers and their families. The statement
San Diego Gay Men's Chorus outraged over National Anthem blunder
Channel 8 San Diego / Posted 3 days ago
of embarrassment experienced by the singers and their families. The statement went on to call for investigations by the city attorney's office and the city's Human Relations Commission. It also commended Padres President and CEO Mike Dee "for... Read more
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Channel 8 San Diego
San Diego Gay Men's Chorus outraged over National Anthem incidentof embarrassment experienced by the singers and their families. The statement
San Diego Gay Men's Chorus outraged over National Anthem incident
Channel 8 San Diego / Posted 3 days ago
of embarrassment experienced by the singers and their families. The statement went on to call for investigations by the city attorney's office and the city's Human Relations Commission. It also commended Padres President and CEO Mike Dee "for... Read more
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KGTV San Diego
San Diego Gay Men's Chorus left standing during Padres game in which they were supposed to sing Natiof embarrassment experienced by the singers and their families." The statement
San Diego Gay Men's Chorus left standing during Padres game in which they were supposed to sing Nati
KGTV San Diego / Posted 3 days ago
of embarrassment experienced by the singers and their families." The statement went on to call for investigations by the city attorney's office and the city's Human Relations Commission. It also commended Padres President and CEO Mike Dee "for... Read more
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NBC San Diego
San Diego Gay Men’s Chorus Silenced at Ballparkadded to the depth of embarrassment experienced by the singers and their famili
San Diego Gay Men’s Chorus Silenced at Ballpark
NBC San Diego / Posted 3 days ago
added to the depth of embarrassment experienced by the singers and their families. We also call upon the City of San Diego City Attorney's Office and the City of San Diego Human Relations Commission to independently investigate this incident to... Read more
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TribLIVE
As banks struggle to make money, emphasis on ‘cross-selling’ increasesthe nation's third-biggest commercial bank by assets, is a defendant in a lawsu
As banks struggle to make money, emphasis on ‘cross-selling’ increases
TribLIVE / Posted 4 days ago
the nation's third-biggest commercial bank by assets, is a defendant in a lawsuit brought last year by the Los Angeles City Attorney's Office that alleges the San Francisco-based bank put its interest in profits over consumer rights. The bank... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Columbus ward proposal has enough signatures to make the ballotwill formally vote to put the issue on the ballot within the next 10 days, but
Columbus ward proposal has enough signatures to make the ballot
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 6 days ago
will formally vote to put the issue on the ballot within the next 10 days, but that appears to be a formality. The Columbus City Attorney's office has already determined the group's petitions were legally sufficient. The elections board found... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
Procedures To Remove Elected Officials Could Go Before San Diego Votersin which city officials and residents tried to get rid of the scandal-plagued m
Procedures To Remove Elected Officials Could Go Before San Diego Voters
KPBS San Diego / Posted 7 days ago
in which city officials and residents tried to get rid of the scandal-plagued mayor at the time, Bob Filner — directed the City Attorney's Office to research and develop potential ballot language. City Attorney Jan Goldsmith told the committee... Read more
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KUSI News San Diego
Procedures to remove insubordinate city leaders moves closer to public votein which city officials and residents tried to get rid of the scandal-plagued m
Procedures to remove insubordinate city leaders moves closer to public vote
KUSI News San Diego / Posted 7 days ago
in which city officials and residents tried to get rid of the scandal-plagued mayor at the time, Bob Filner — directed the City Attorney's Office to research and develop potential ballot language. City Attorney Jan Goldsmith told the committee... Read more
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Boulder Daily Camera
Ahead of decision, Boulder invites input on broadening co-ops in citythe debate continues to rage. Continued hearing expected in June At issue is
Ahead of decision, Boulder invites input on broadening co-ops in city
Boulder Daily Camera / Posted 8 days ago
the debate continues to rage. Continued hearing expected in June At issue is an ordinance that continues to evolve as the City Attorney's Office collects feedback from Boulder boards and residents. As it stands, the measure could give licenses to... Read more
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Boulder Daily Camera
Ahead of decision, Boulder invites input on broadening co-ops in citythe debate continues to rage. Vote on ordinance expected in June At issue is
Ahead of decision, Boulder invites input on broadening co-ops in city
Boulder Daily Camera / Posted 8 days ago
the debate continues to rage. Vote on ordinance expected in June At issue is an ordinance that continues to evolve as the City Attorney's Office collects feedback from Boulder boards and residents. As it stands, the measure could give licenses to... Read more
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The Mercury News
Lawsuit claims San Jose police beating caught on videoto engage in this kind of conduct with no legal justification is very dangerous
Lawsuit claims San Jose police beating caught on video
The Mercury News / Posted 8 days ago
to engage in this kind of conduct with no legal justification is very dangerous and very troubling." The department and city attorney's office declined to comment. Since 2004, San Jose has paid more than $19 million in damages for claims of... Read more
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NBC 12 Richmond
Petersburg budget includes cuts to police, additional funding for schoolsfire department is facing an even larger reduction with more than $960,000 bein
Petersburg budget includes cuts to police, additional funding for schools
NBC 12 Richmond / Posted 9 days ago
fire department is facing an even larger reduction with more than $960,000 being cut. Even the City Manager’s Office, the City Attorney's Office and the budget for council members could be reduced to save the city an additional $240,000. It's now... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
As Little Rock lofts objections, judge knocks all downFrom the personnel standpoint, the situation is being addressed already." In F
As Little Rock lofts objections, judge knocks all down
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 9 days ago
From the personnel standpoint, the situation is being addressed already." In Fox's order of the $10,000 fine, he said the city attorney's office should have put more than one attorney on the Malone case, which he called "complex." After Austin... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
As LR lofts objections, judge knocks all downFrom the personnel standpoint, the situation is being addressed already." In F
As LR lofts objections, judge knocks all down
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 9 days ago
From the personnel standpoint, the situation is being addressed already." In Fox's order of the $10,000 fine, he said the city attorney's office should have put more than one attorney on the Malone case, which he called "complex." After Austin... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Vacation rentals: Good business opportunity or neighborhood nuisance?some municipalities have adopted measures to regulate the practice. Nick Noto,
Vacation rentals: Good business opportunity or neighborhood nuisance?
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 11 days ago
some municipalities have adopted measures to regulate the practice. Nick Noto, a municipal prosecutor in the Coral Springs city attorney's office, said he didn't have details on Levine's case. Coral Springs doesn't have ordinances addressing the... Read more
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NBC San Diego
LA Moves to Require Farmers Markets to Accept EBTrequiring farmers markets in the city to accept food stamps as payment. The co
LA Moves to Require Farmers Markets to Accept EBT
NBC San Diego / Posted 11 days ago
requiring farmers markets in the city to accept food stamps as payment. The council voted on Friday to request that the City Attorney's Office draft an ordinance that would require farmers market operators on public and private property to... Read more
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NBC Los Angeles
LA Moves to Require Farmers Markets to Accept EBTrequiring farmers markets in the city to accept food stamps as payment. The co
LA Moves to Require Farmers Markets to Accept EBT
NBC Los Angeles / Posted 11 days ago
requiring farmers markets in the city to accept food stamps as payment. The council voted on Friday to request that the City Attorney's Office draft an ordinance that would require farmers market operators on public and private property to... Read more
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CBS 5 Green Bay
Advisory referendum in November election proposed for Lambeau Field sales tax usehow the city spends $5.4 million in excess Lambeau Field sales tax dollars. A c
Advisory referendum in November election proposed for Lambeau Field sales tax use
CBS 5 Green Bay / Posted 12 days ago
how the city spends $5.4 million in excess Lambeau Field sales tax dollars. A city council committee has directed the City Attorney's Office to draft an advisory referendum question for the November ballot. Ever since $5.4 million in excess... Read more
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NBC 12 Richmond
New project could bring skateboard park to Maymont communitythey'd head out with shovels tomorrow and get started if they could. We will co
New project could bring skateboard park to Maymont community
NBC 12 Richmond / Posted 12 days ago
they'd head out with shovels tomorrow and get started if they could. We will continue to follow the developments from talks between the City Attorney's office and the Parks and Recreation department. Copyright 2016 WWBT NBC12. All rights r... Read more
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NBC Los Angeles
Speed Weed to Halt Operationsservice Speed Weed will halt operations in the city of Los Angeles starting nex
Speed Weed to Halt Operations
NBC Los Angeles / Posted 12 days ago
service Speed Weed will halt operations in the city of Los Angeles starting next month under an agreement secured by the City Attorney's Office. Cosmic Mind, the company behind Speed Weed, will need to shut down in the city on June 6, under the... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Little Rock pays $10,000 fine levied by irked judgesaid the city should have put more than one attorney on the case, which he call
Little Rock pays $10,000 fine levied by irked judge
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 13 days ago
said the city should have put more than one attorney on the case, which he called "complex." "Even though the Little Rock City Attorney's Office has a number of attorneys who regularly engage in trial work in both the state and federal courts, the... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
LR pays $10,000 fine levied by irked judgesaid the city should have put more than one attorney on the case, which he call
LR pays $10,000 fine levied by irked judge
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 13 days ago
said the city should have put more than one attorney on the case, which he called "complex." "Even though the Little Rock City Attorney's Office has a number of attorneys who regularly engage in trial work in both the state and federal courts, the... Read more
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News 10 WILX
No New Lansing Pot Dispensaries - City Council Passes Moratoriumto let officials know. "You're going to have to be our eyes and ears on this."
No New Lansing Pot Dispensaries - City Council Passes Moratorium
News 10 WILX / Posted 13 days ago
to let officials know. "You're going to have to be our eyes and ears on this." Wood said. Complaints can be sent to the city attorney's office. The city attorney says a complaint form will be available on the city's website soon. If a complaint... Read more
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MLive.com
Flint city attorney explains choice of immigration lawyer for probea federal lawsuit Monday, May 9, in Detroit U.S. District Court, claiming she w
Flint city attorney explains choice of immigration lawyer for probe
MLive.com / Posted 13 days ago
a federal lawsuit Monday, May 9, in Detroit U.S. District Court, claiming she was fired from her position after asking the city attorney's office to investigate claims Weaver may have been telling city staff and volunteers to send potential water... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
$400,000 payout for cyclist hit by Seattle councilwomanin May 2012 when Clark's sport-utility vehicle turned in front of him. He suffe
$400,000 payout for cyclist hit by Seattle councilwoman
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 13 days ago
in May 2012 when Clark's sport-utility vehicle turned in front of him. He suffered a severely broken leg. The Seattle City Attorney's Office determined she was on official business at the time of the crash. Clark, who served on the council... Read more
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Missoula Independent
Missoula Mercof trying to strong-arm the Historic Preservation Commission into approving the
Missoula Merc
Missoula Independent / Posted 14 days ago
of trying to strong-arm the Historic Preservation Commission into approving the HomeBase application. She also accused the city attorney's office of a "campaign of harassment" against the HPC. Engen was quick to defend the actions of the city... Read more
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MLive.com
Flint hires immigration attorney to investigate claims against mayora federal lawsuit Monday, May 9, in Detroit U.S. District Court, claiming she w
Flint hires immigration attorney to investigate claims against mayor
MLive.com / Posted 14 days ago
a federal lawsuit Monday, May 9, in Detroit U.S. District Court, claiming she was fired from her position after asking the city attorney's office to investigate claims Weaver may have been telling city staff and volunteers to send potential water... Read more
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MLive.com
Flint mayor calls claims by ex-city administrator "outrageously false"the city and me by Ms. Henderson." The lawsuit filed May 9 claims Henderson wa
Flint mayor calls claims by ex-city administrator "outrageously false"
MLive.com / Posted 15 days ago
the city and me by Ms. Henderson." The lawsuit filed May 9 claims Henderson was fired from her position after asking the city attorney's office to investigate claims Weaver may have been telling city staff and volunteers to send potential water... Read more
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Colorado Springs Independent
City settles with ACLU after jailing people too poor to pay court finestime when defendants were too poor to pay. Defendants were given one day in jai
City settles with ACLU after jailing people too poor to pay court fines
Colorado Springs Independent / Posted 15 days ago
time when defendants were too poor to pay. Defendants were given one day in jail for every $50 owed. "To the credit of the City Attorney's Office and Mayor [John] Suthers, the city pretty quickly agreed that this practice was not defensible,"... Read more
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MLive.com
Council not told of whistleblowing claims before vote to fire city officialTuesday, May 10, that council members were never told former City Administrator
Council not told of whistleblowing claims before vote to fire city official
MLive.com / Posted 15 days ago
Tuesday, May 10, that council members were never told former City Administrator Natasha Henderson had allegedly asked the city attorney's office to launch an investigation into concerns Mayor Karen Weaver may have been telling staff to direct... Read more
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The Oklahoman
Lawsuit accuses Flint mayor of diverting water crisis donations to PACa federal lawsuit Monday, May 9, in Detroit U.S. District Court, claiming she w
Lawsuit accuses Flint mayor of diverting water crisis donations to PAC
The Oklahoman / Posted 16 days ago
a federal lawsuit Monday, May 9, in Detroit U.S. District Court, claiming she was fired from her position after asking the city attorney's office to investigate claims Weaver may have been telling city staff and volunteers to send potential water... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
Reptile expert sues Milwuakee over 2010 raids, seizure of exotic animalsthey're dead. The suit names as defendants two police officers, several yet to
Reptile expert sues Milwuakee over 2010 raids, seizure of exotic animals
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 16 days ago
they're dead. The suit names as defendants two police officers, several yet to be named individuals in the police department, and the city and yet to be identified insurance company. The City Attorney's office does not comment on pending litigat... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
Reptile expert sues Milwuakee over 2010 raids, seizure of exotic animalsthey're dead. The suit names as defendants two police officers, several yet to
Reptile expert sues Milwuakee over 2010 raids, seizure of exotic animals
The Record Searchlight / Posted 16 days ago
they're dead. The suit names as defendants two police officers, several yet to be named individuals in the police department, and the city and yet to be identified insurance company. The City Attorney's office does not comment on pending litigat... Read more
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MLive.com
Lawsuit accuses Flint mayor of diverting water crisis donations to PACa federal lawsuit Monday, May 9, in Detroit U.S. District Court, claiming she w
Lawsuit accuses Flint mayor of diverting water crisis donations to PAC
MLive.com / Posted 16 days ago
a federal lawsuit Monday, May 9, in Detroit U.S. District Court, claiming she was fired from her position after asking the city attorney's office to investigate claims Weaver may have been telling city staff and volunteers to send potential water... Read more
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Channel 8 San Diego
Newly expanded Linda Vista Health Center offers one-stop medical, dental servicesacross the county today! New legal battle brewing over Children's PoolNew lega
Newly expanded Linda Vista Health Center offers one-stop medical, dental services
Channel 8 San Diego / Posted 17 days ago
across the county today! New legal battle brewing over Children's PoolNew legal battle brewing over Children's Pool The City Attorney's Office is poised to appeal a court ruling that overturned the city of San Diego's ban on people going onto... Read more
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Channel 8 San Diego
Mercury makes rare move across the sunacross the county today! New legal battle brewing over Children's PoolNew lega
Mercury makes rare move across the sun
Channel 8 San Diego / Posted 17 days ago
across the county today! New legal battle brewing over Children's PoolNew legal battle brewing over Children's Pool The City Attorney's Office is poised to appeal a court ruling that overturned the city of San Diego's ban on people going onto... Read more
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Channel 8 San Diego
City of San Diego launches major road repair projectacross the county today! New legal battle brewing over Children's PoolNew lega
City of San Diego launches major road repair project
Channel 8 San Diego / Posted 17 days ago
across the county today! New legal battle brewing over Children's PoolNew legal battle brewing over Children's Pool The City Attorney's Office is poised to appeal a court ruling that overturned the city of San Diego's ban on people going onto... Read more
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