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Exclusive: Jackie Lacey Blasts George GascĂłn in Ferocious Attack Ad

As her opponent gains ground among progressives and protesters, the incumbent DA wants people to 'just ask George' about his record on police misconduct
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The 116-Page José Huizar Affidavit Is Full of Stunning Details. Here Are the Highlights

The document contains talk of cash in red envelopes, multiple mentions of ‘the boss,’ and the disgraced councilman's mayoral ambitions
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How José Huizar Became Embroiled in the Worst Corruption Scandal in Almost a Century

Inside the downfall of one of the city's most charismatic politicos

L.A. Councilman Proposes Making Racially Biased 911 Calls Illegal

Councilman Curren Price cited the case of ’Central Park Karen’ Amy Cooper when he introduced the legislation
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L.A. Councilmembers Propose Replacing LAPD Officers with Service Providers on Some Calls

Motion co-author Herb Wesson says he anticipates the motion, inspired by recent activist outcry, will pass
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Mayor Garcetti Walks Back His Endorsement of Beleaguered DA Jackie Lacey

In an interview Friday, he said it "may be" time for a change in the District Attorney's office
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In a Dramatic Reversal, the L.A. City Budget Will Contain No New Funds for Police

Activists can claim it as one victory from this week’s protests
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Councilman David Ryu Sets His Sights on City Hall Corruption—but Will He Get Any Traction?

In the throes of a tough re-election battle, the District 4 councilman is again pushing efforts to boost accountability and reduce developer influence in City Hall
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Another Person Pleads Guilty in the City Hall Corruption Investigation—and the Details Are Damning

A real estate consultant admits to a RICO act violation in scheme to push a big downtown project

4 Big Local News Stories That Are Being Overlooked in the Coronavirus Era

The pandemic is dominating attention spans, but L.A still has to confront issues including City Hall corruption and a voting system failure