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The Clarion-Ledger
Jackson sexual harassment suit: What happens next?potentially pay for his legal expenses. Additionally, the lawsuit presents a f
Jackson sexual harassment suit: What happens next?
The Clarion-Ledger / Posted 16 hours ago
potentially pay for his legal expenses. Additionally, the lawsuit presents a fairly obvious conflict of interest for the City Attorney's Office. The complaint alleges City Attorney Monica Joiner, the plaintiff's roommate at one time, sought a... Read more
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East Bay Express
Oakland Police Union Writes $1,400 Check to Unseat Councilmember Noel Galloeffort to topple Rebecca Kaplan from her at-large council seat, and to prevent
Oakland Police Union Writes $1,400 Check to Unseat Councilmember Noel Gallo
East Bay Express / Posted 20 hours ago
effort to topple Rebecca Kaplan from her at-large council seat, and to prevent Barbara Parker from remaining in the city attorney's office. The Express was unable to reach Noel Gallo and the Oakland Police Officers Association for comment... Read more
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Loveland Reporter-Herald
Loveland resident challenges downtown ballot tax questionshave been reading through the complaint since receiving it Thursday and strateg
Loveland resident challenges downtown ballot tax questions
Loveland Reporter-Herald / Posted 2 days ago
have been reading through the complaint since receiving it Thursday and strategizing their response. Calderon said the city attorney's office plans to use outside attorneys to help craft answers to every one of Sarner's points in the challenge.... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
Poll: 39% Of Likely Voters Support Chargers' Stadium, Convention Planto education and recreational uses should the Chargers vacate the facility. Me
Poll: 39% Of Likely Voters Support Chargers' Stadium, Convention Plan
KPBS San Diego / Posted 3 days ago
to education and recreational uses should the Chargers vacate the facility. Measure D supporters contend their initiative only needs to surpass 50 percent to be adopted. The San Diego City Attorney's Office opined that it requires... Read more
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NZCity
Amanda Bynes has returned to Twitter after a six-month breakprobation in early 2014. Amanda was also arrested for a DUI in the early hours
Amanda Bynes has returned to Twitter after a six-month break
NZCity / Posted 4 days ago
probation in early 2014. Amanda was also arrested for a DUI in the early hours of September 28, 2014 but the Los Angeles City Attorney's Office opted not to press charges "after much deliberation and review". She was placed under the... Read more
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Channel 8 San Diego
Hillcrest smoke shop busted for selling 'spice'accused of selling spice. Employees agreed in May to stop selling spice after m
Hillcrest smoke shop busted for selling 'spice'
Channel 8 San Diego / Posted 4 days ago
accused of selling spice. Employees agreed in May to stop selling spice after meeting with representatives of the San Diego City Attorney's Office. Then the employees were notified a month later that the city had enacted a new law making spice sales... Read more
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The Mercury News
LAPD probing gang connection to fatal shooting of rapper Kid Caliplace for these types of gatherings." Any charges and penalties stemming from
LAPD probing gang connection to fatal shooting of rapper Kid Cali
The Mercury News / Posted 5 days ago
place for these types of gatherings." Any charges and penalties stemming from cases like this will be considered by the city attorney's office or the Los Angles County District Attorney's Office once the investigation is completed, Englander... Read more
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Brush News-Tribune
LAPD probing gang connection to fatal shooting of rapper Kid Caliplace for these types of gatherings." Any charges and penalties stemming from
LAPD probing gang connection to fatal shooting of rapper Kid Cali
Brush News-Tribune / Posted 5 days ago
place for these types of gatherings." Any charges and penalties stemming from cases like this will be considered by the city attorney's office or the Los Angles County District Attorney's Office once the investigation is completed, Englander... Read more
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Canon City Daily Record
LAPD probing gang connection to fatal shooting of rapper Kid Caliplace for these types of gatherings." Any charges and penalties stemming from
LAPD probing gang connection to fatal shooting of rapper Kid Cali
Canon City Daily Record / Posted 5 days ago
place for these types of gatherings." Any charges and penalties stemming from cases like this will be considered by the city attorney's office or the Los Angles County District Attorney's Office once the investigation is completed, Englander... Read more
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Silicon Valley
LAPD probing gang connection to fatal shooting of rapper Kid Caliplace for these types of gatherings." Any charges and penalties stemming from
LAPD probing gang connection to fatal shooting of rapper Kid Cali
Silicon Valley / Posted 5 days ago
place for these types of gatherings." Any charges and penalties stemming from cases like this will be considered by the city attorney's office or the Los Angles County District Attorney's Office once the investigation is completed, Englander... Read more
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KUSI News San Diego
Navy man identified in Coronado guardrail crashbrews between Cory Briggs and city attorney over ballot language Another fight
Navy man identified in Coronado guardrail crash
KUSI News San Diego / Posted 6 days ago
brews between Cory Briggs and city attorney over ballot language Another fight is brewing between Cory Briggs and the city attorney's office over Briggs's Citizens' Plan that denies any public money for a downtown stadium. Another fight is... Read more
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KUSI News San Diego
SDPD Officer Wade Irwin recovers at home following hospital releasebrews between Cory Briggs and city attorney over ballot language Another fight
SDPD Officer Wade Irwin recovers at home following hospital release
KUSI News San Diego / Posted 6 days ago
brews between Cory Briggs and city attorney over ballot language Another fight is brewing between Cory Briggs and the city attorney's office over Briggs's Citizens' Plan that denies any public money for a downtown stadium. Another fight is... Read more
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KUSI News San Diego
Police search for two men who robbed Carlsbad Verizon of iphonesbrews between Cory Briggs and city attorney over ballot language Another fight
Police search for two men who robbed Carlsbad Verizon of iphones
KUSI News San Diego / Posted 6 days ago
brews between Cory Briggs and city attorney over ballot language Another fight is brewing between Cory Briggs and the city attorney's office over Briggs's Citizens' Plan that denies any public money for a downtown stadium. Another fight is... Read more
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KUSI News San Diego
Zika tests on South Park resident come back negativebrews between Cory Briggs and city attorney over ballot language Another fight
Zika tests on South Park resident come back negative
KUSI News San Diego / Posted 6 days ago
brews between Cory Briggs and city attorney over ballot language Another fight is brewing between Cory Briggs and the city attorney's office over Briggs's Citizens' Plan that denies any public money for a downtown stadium. Another fight is... Read more
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KUSI News San Diego
Go-Fund-Me for Mini Cooper driver killed by alleged drunk-driver surpasses goalbrews between Cory Briggs and city attorney over ballot language Another fight
Go-Fund-Me for Mini Cooper driver killed by alleged drunk-driver surpasses goal
KUSI News San Diego / Posted 6 days ago
brews between Cory Briggs and city attorney over ballot language Another fight is brewing between Cory Briggs and the city attorney's office over Briggs's Citizens' Plan that denies any public money for a downtown stadium. Another fight is... Read more
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KUSI News San Diego
10,000 firefighters battle 6 large wildfires in Californiabrews between Cory Briggs and city attorney over ballot language Another fight
10,000 firefighters battle 6 large wildfires in California
KUSI News San Diego / Posted 7 days ago
brews between Cory Briggs and city attorney over ballot language Another fight is brewing between Cory Briggs and the city attorney's office over Briggs's Citizens' Plan that denies any public money for a downtown stadium. Another fight is... Read more
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KUSI News San Diego
Gas leak in Ocean Beach forces dozens to evacuatebrews between Cory Briggs and city attorney over ballot language Another fight
Gas leak in Ocean Beach forces dozens to evacuate
KUSI News San Diego / Posted 7 days ago
brews between Cory Briggs and city attorney over ballot language Another fight is brewing between Cory Briggs and the city attorney's office over Briggs's Citizens' Plan that denies any public money for a downtown stadium. Another fight is... Read more
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Boulder Daily Camera
Boulder weighs criminal prosecution over illegally subdivided apartmentssaid the city can issue summonses for code enforcement violations. He said thos
Boulder weighs criminal prosecution over illegally subdivided apartments
Boulder Daily Camera / Posted 7 days ago
said the city can issue summonses for code enforcement violations. He said those types of cases are litigated by the city attorney's office and heard in Boulder Municipal Court. The property's owners and Richard Lopez, an attorney... Read more
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FOX 31 Denver
Denver approves large settlement for city attorney in jail abuse caseneeds to get to the bottom of this," Lane said. Several council members who vo
Denver approves large settlement for city attorney in jail abuse case
FOX 31 Denver / Posted 7 days ago
needs to get to the bottom of this," Lane said. Several council members who voted for the settlement said they believe the situation could have been avoided and they plan to work with the city attorney's office to keep it from happen... Read more
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FOX 31 Denver
Denver approves $660,000 for city attorney in jail abuse caseneeds to get to the bottom of this," Lane said. Several council members who vo
Denver approves $660,000 for city attorney in jail abuse case
FOX 31 Denver / Posted 7 days ago
needs to get to the bottom of this," Lane said. Several council members who voted for the settlement said they believe the situation could have been avoided and they plan to work with the city attorney's office to keep it from happen... Read more
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KUSI News San Diego
New state legislation pushes for 'responsible beverage service' trainingbrews between Cory Briggs and city attorney over ballot language Another fight
New state legislation pushes for 'responsible beverage service' training
KUSI News San Diego / Posted 7 days ago
brews between Cory Briggs and city attorney over ballot language Another fight is brewing between Cory Briggs and the city attorney's office over Briggs's Citizens' Plan that denies any public money for a downtown stadium. Another fight is... Read more
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KUSI News San Diego
Special Report: Preventing the most dangerous form of domestic violencebrews between Cory Briggs and city attorney over ballot language Another fight
Special Report: Preventing the most dangerous form of domestic violence
KUSI News San Diego / Posted 7 days ago
brews between Cory Briggs and city attorney over ballot language Another fight is brewing between Cory Briggs and the city attorney's office over Briggs's Citizens' Plan that denies any public money for a downtown stadium. Another fight is... Read more
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KUSI News San Diego
Stadium Watch: Fight brews between Cory Briggs and city attorney over ballot languagebrews between Cory Briggs and city attorney over ballot language Another fight
Stadium Watch: Fight brews between Cory Briggs and city attorney over ballot language
KUSI News San Diego / Posted 7 days ago
brews between Cory Briggs and city attorney over ballot language Another fight is brewing between Cory Briggs and the city attorney's office over Briggs's Citizens' Plan that denies any public money for a downtown stadium. Another fight is... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Business Digest: Baxter to head Dominion Livingfor providing pro bono service to the Memphis community. While in school, Walk
Business Digest: Baxter to head Dominion Living
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 9 days ago
for providing pro bono service to the Memphis community. While in school, Walker spent a semester working with the Memphis City Attorney's office and Memphis Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) office. Walker now works primarily with... Read more
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OregonLive.com
Portland city auditor moves forward with police accountability reforms"Mayor's Office staffers'' have been working closely with the Independent Polic
Portland city auditor moves forward with police accountability reforms
OregonLive.com / Posted 10 days ago
"Mayor's Office staffers'' have been working closely with the Independent Police Review Division, the Police Bureau, the city attorney's office and Citizen Review Committee members to revise the proposal, "taking into consideration input received... Read more
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The Mercury News
Redwood City to appoint city attorney Mondayother executives. "The City Council is very pleased that Veronica will be step
Redwood City to appoint city attorney Monday
The Mercury News / Posted 10 days ago
other executives. "The City Council is very pleased that Veronica will be stepping up into this new role and leading our City Attorney's office," said Mayor John D. Seybert in a press release. "She has proven herself to be an invaluable advisor... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
Wildebeests and disrespect: Why Dallas cop and firefighter associations don't get along with Lee Kleinmanthat he may need to register as a lobbyist. Kleinman admittedly sparked the let
Wildebeests and disrespect: Why Dallas cop and firefighter associations don't get along with Lee Kleinman
Dallas Morning News / Posted 10 days ago
that he may need to register as a lobbyist. Kleinman admittedly sparked the letter by asking for an opinion from the city attorney's office. The police association, the city's largest, has taken the lead on bashing Kleinman since then. The... Read more
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NBC San Diego
Ballot Title for Briggs Initiative Headed for Legal Showdownbattle is brewing over one of San Diego's ballot measures that would pave the w
Ballot Title for Briggs Initiative Headed for Legal Showdown
NBC San Diego / Posted 11 days ago
battle is brewing over one of San Diego's ballot measures that would pave the way for a new downtown stadium. The city attorney's office came up with the heading: "Tax and Facilities Initiative" for Proposition D. Its author argues,... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
Legal fight over greensward nears end as zoo drops lawsuit and city prepares orderlast month by the City Council, said Tina Sullivan, the group's executive direc
Legal fight over greensward nears end as zoo drops lawsuit and city prepares order
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 11 days ago
last month by the City Council, said Tina Sullivan, the group's executive director. The order, now being prepared in the city attorney's office, will take effect after it has been signed and filed in court. The greensward, located just south of... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
ACLU finds Battle Creek's panhandling vote 'troubling'of aggressive behavior to panhandling regulation, others said they believed the
ACLU finds Battle Creek's panhandling vote 'troubling'
Detroit Free Press / Posted 12 days ago
of aggressive behavior to panhandling regulation, others said they believed the proposals were narrowly tailored by the city attorney's office. City Attorney Jill Steele has said the proposals address concerns that were previously raised by the... Read more
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The Daily Mining Gazette
A roundup of recent Michigan newspaper editorialsMichigan and the United States, has put city leaders on notice that any law may
A roundup of recent Michigan newspaper editorials
The Daily Mining Gazette / Posted 14 days ago
Michigan and the United States, has put city leaders on notice that any law may not survive constitutional scrutiny. The city attorney's office has since stated that revisions to the proposed ordinances will satisfy constitutional questions.... Read more
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The Iron Mountain Daily News
A roundup of recent Michigan newspaper editorialsMichigan and the United States, has put city leaders on notice that any law may
A roundup of recent Michigan newspaper editorials
The Iron Mountain Daily News / Posted 14 days ago
Michigan and the United States, has put city leaders on notice that any law may not survive constitutional scrutiny. The city attorney's office has since stated that revisions to the proposed ordinances will satisfy constitutional questions.... Read more
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The Escanaba Daily Press
A roundup of recent Michigan newspaper editorialsMichigan and the United States, has put city leaders on notice that any law may
A roundup of recent Michigan newspaper editorials
The Escanaba Daily Press / Posted 15 days ago
Michigan and the United States, has put city leaders on notice that any law may not survive constitutional scrutiny. The city attorney's office has since stated that revisions to the proposed ordinances will satisfy constitutional questions.... Read more
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KXLY-TV Spokane
Political infighting taking its toll at City HallCenter. While the city leadership struggles to get back on course, and the pol
Political infighting taking its toll at City Hall
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted 18 days ago
Center. While the city leadership struggles to get back on course, and the police department seeks stable leadership, the City Attorney's Office was dealt another setback Wednesday. Former City Attorney Nancy Isserlis through her attorneys has... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
San Diego City Council To Consider Proposal To Shorten Ballot Pampletsprojected cost of the general election could reach $5.5 million, well over the
San Diego City Council To Consider Proposal To Shorten Ballot Pamplets
KPBS San Diego / Posted 20 days ago
projected cost of the general election could reach $5.5 million, well over the budgeted $4.17 million. According to the City Attorney's office, the state elections code expresses preference for printing and mailing the text of ballot measures to... Read more
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North Fort Myers Neighbor
Cape council member files ethics complaint against mayorneeded to be asked and the public deserves answers." Leon said he showed the m
Cape council member files ethics complaint against mayor
North Fort Myers Neighbor / Posted 20 days ago
needed to be asked and the public deserves answers." Leon said he showed the material to outside attorneys, though not the City Attorney's Office, before bringing it forward, first to council - where some members said it smacked of politics - and... Read more
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Fort Myers Beach Bulletin & Observer
Cape council member files ethics complaint against mayorneeded to be asked and the public deserves answers." Leon said he showed the m
Cape council member files ethics complaint against mayor
Fort Myers Beach Bulletin & Observer / Posted 20 days ago
needed to be asked and the public deserves answers." Leon said he showed the material to outside attorneys, though not the City Attorney's Office, before bringing it forward, first to council - where some members said it smacked of politics - and... Read more
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Lehigh Acres Citizen
Cape council member files ethics complaint against mayorneeded to be asked and the public deserves answers." Leon said he showed the m
Cape council member files ethics complaint against mayor
Lehigh Acres Citizen / Posted 20 days ago
needed to be asked and the public deserves answers." Leon said he showed the material to outside attorneys, though not the City Attorney's Office, before bringing it forward, first to council - where some members said it smacked of politics - and... Read more
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The Pine Island Eagle
Cape council member files ethics complaint against mayorneeded to be asked and the public deserves answers." Leon said he showed the m
Cape council member files ethics complaint against mayor
The Pine Island Eagle / Posted 20 days ago
needed to be asked and the public deserves answers." Leon said he showed the material to outside attorneys, though not the City Attorney's Office, before bringing it forward, first to council - where some members said it smacked of politics - and... Read more
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CaptivaSanibel.com
Cape council member files ethics complaint against mayorneeded to be asked and the public deserves answers." Leon said he showed the m
Cape council member files ethics complaint against mayor
CaptivaSanibel.com / Posted 20 days ago
needed to be asked and the public deserves answers." Leon said he showed the material to outside attorneys, though not the City Attorney's Office, before bringing it forward, first to council - where some members said it smacked of politics - and... Read more
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Cape Coral Daily Breeze
Cape council member files ethics complaint against mayorneeded to be asked and the public deserves answers." Leon said he showed the m
Cape council member files ethics complaint against mayor
Cape Coral Daily Breeze / Posted 20 days ago
needed to be asked and the public deserves answers." Leon said he showed the material to outside attorneys, though not the City Attorney's Office, before bringing it forward, first to council - where some members said it smacked of politics - and... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
Council To Look For Alternative Ways To Present Text Of Citizens Initiativesinitiatives and its obligations of fairness and to fully inform the electorate,
Council To Look For Alternative Ways To Present Text Of Citizens Initiatives
KPBS San Diego / Posted 21 days ago
initiatives and its obligations of fairness and to fully inform the electorate," Chung wrote. A separate memo from the City Attorney's Office, released late last week, said both citizens initiatives require two-thirds voter approval for... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Reno City Manager Andrew Clinger on Voluntary Leaveit, is to review that process and make sure that it was done fairly." The init
Reno City Manager Andrew Clinger on Voluntary Leave
KTVN Reno / Posted 21 days ago
it, is to review that process and make sure that it was done fairly." The initial investigation was conducted by the City Attorney's office, with the help of an outside investigator. The complainants' attorney, Bill Peterson, says the process... Read more
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Hartford Courant
Cockayne Political Adversary Says Bristol Council Should Hire Own Attorney When Considering Report On Mayorcity retained at least two private attorneys to investigate workplace environme
Cockayne Political Adversary Says Bristol Council Should Hire Own Attorney When Considering Report On Mayor
Hartford Courant / Posted 24 days ago
city retained at least two private attorneys to investigate workplace environment complaints and how they are handled. The city attorney's office chose one, and the personnel director chose the other. That makes no sense, since both have links to... Read more
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OregonLive.com
City refused to stop sewage spewing into apartment building, $91k lawsuit claimsback-up and his request to be reimbursed stings even more given years of rate h
City refused to stop sewage spewing into apartment building, $91k lawsuit claims
OregonLive.com / Posted 25 days ago
back-up and his request to be reimbursed stings even more given years of rate hikes to sewer and stormwater bills. The city attorney's office declined to comment on the suit. In response to a question from The Oregonian/OregonLive about whether... Read more
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Sky News Australia
US police who shot black man sue citythey filed complaints over racial discrimination with state regulators in 2015,
US police who shot black man sue city
Sky News Australia / Posted 26 days ago
they filed complaints over racial discrimination with state regulators in 2015, the paper said. A spokesman for the LA city attorney's office told the Times they were reviewing the lawsuit but could not comment further. City officials were not... Read more
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Herald Sun
Two US police who shot black man sue citythey filed complaints over racial discrimination with state regulators in 2015,
Two US police who shot black man sue city
Herald Sun / Posted 26 days ago
they filed complaints over racial discrimination with state regulators in 2015, the paper said. A spokesman for the LA city attorney's office told the Times they were reviewing the lawsuit but could not comment further. City officials were not... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Three Charged With Murder of Senior Attorneyunidentified assailants outside his home, in the southern city of Matola, as he
Three Charged With Murder of Senior Attorney
AllAfrica.com / Posted 26 days ago
unidentified assailants outside his home, in the southern city of Matola, as he was returning from his work in the Maputo city attorney's office. The killers put three bullets in Vilanculo's head. The team set up to investigate the crime has... Read more
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News.com.au
Two US police who shot black man sue citythey filed complaints over racial discrimination with state regulators in 2015,
Two US police who shot black man sue city
News.com.au / Posted 26 days ago
they filed complaints over racial discrimination with state regulators in 2015, the paper said. A spokesman for the LA city attorney's office told the Times they were reviewing the lawsuit but could not comment further. City officials were not... Read more
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Perth Now
Two US police who shot black man sue citythey filed complaints over racial discrimination with state regulators in 2015,
Two US police who shot black man sue city
Perth Now / Posted 26 days ago
they filed complaints over racial discrimination with state regulators in 2015, the paper said. A spokesman for the LA city attorney's office told the Times they were reviewing the lawsuit but could not comment further. City officials were not... Read more
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