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County Will Seek Court-Ordered Treatment of Mentally Ill

The Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors voted Tuesday to adopt Laura’s Law, which allows for court-ordered treatment of severely mentally ill individuals. “This... Read more »

Residents Don’t Trust Exide to Live Up to Deal

A decision by state air quality regulators that could allow a controversial acid-lead battery recycling plant in Vernon to reopen by the end of the year is being... Read more »

Garcetti Appoints L.A.’s First Latino Fire Chief

Forty-years after the hierarchy of the Los Angeles Fire Department and the union representing rank and file firefighters told the U.S. Dept. of Justice that requiring... Read more »

LADWP Offers Cash for Grass

Los Angeles residents interested in replacing their green grass with drought tolerant turf grass may qualify for a landscape incentive program offered by the Los... Read more »

Gold Line Train Hits Car in Boyle Heights

A Metro Gold Line train hit a car Tuesday in the Boyle Heights area, resulting in an injury, authorities said. The crash occurred about 6:40 a.m. in the 1100 block... Read more »

Judge Blocks Pot Farmer’s Market In Boyle Heights

A judge granted a temporary restraining order Tuesday blocking the operation of a medical marijuana “farmers market” in Boyle Heights, agreeing with city attorneys... Read more »

CA Death Penalty Declared Unconstitutional

A federal court judge in Orange County Wednesday declared California’s death penalty system unconstitutional, calling its administration so “dysfunctional”... Read more »

Minimum Wage Question Could Go to L.A. Voters

A group of activists is hoping to get an initiative before Los Angeles voters, possibly by next year, that would raise the minimum wage to $15 for workers in the... Read more »

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L.A. Could Help House Migrant Children

Mayor Eric Garcetti said Tuesday he believes the city can help find ways of providing shelter for some of the immigrant children who have poured across the U.S.-Mexico... Read more »

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