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Everything You Need to Know About the FBI Investigation of the L.A. Department of Water and Power

There’s been a lot of FBI activity in City Hall lately. Let us catch you up on the latest scandal.

A Punk Rock Gallery and a Swanky T-Shirt Brand Battle Over the “L.A. Safety Pins” Design

Danny Fuentes of Lethal Amounts isn't the first local artist to accuse Lauren Moshi of appropriating his work
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Accused of Serial Rape, a Newport Beach Surgeon and His Girlfriend Used the Swinger Defense

Dr. Grant Robicheaux and girlfriend Cerissa Riley faced decades in prison—until the DA suddenly dropped the charges. Inside the sordid saga of O.C.’s swinging surgeon

Inside the Battle for Britney Spears

A grassroots campaign to #FreeBritney from her father’s legal guardianship is exposing a shadow industry that critics say preys on high-net-worth individuals under mental and emotional duress
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Creatives Should Be Paying Attention to the Ongoing Fight Over ‘Shake It Off’

Amid Taylor Swift's much-publicized battle for her master recordings, a copyright fight is quietly playing out in the courts
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Dueling Lawsuits Between Malibu Rehab Centers Expose the Shady Side of the Recovery Industry

As Passages Malibu and Cliffside Malibu go head to head, it's a showdown on the Rehab Riviera
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Even if Harvey Weinstein Avoids Going to Prison, the Many Civil Suits Against Him Could Leave Him Penniless

Ashley Judd, Rose McGowan, and other litigants could collect damages from the disgraced movie mogul
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A Famed SoCal Soda Family Just Scored Big Bucks in a Case Against Coca-Cola

An attorney for the heirs of Hubert Hansen, who started his beverage company in L.A. in the 1930s, says its the biggest award in a right of publicity case in U.S. history
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Yes, Rulings on Chrissy Teigen’s Judge Show Are Actually Legally Binding

We explain why TV court rooms have real-life consequences
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Billionaire Alki David Ordered to Pay Out Nearly $74 Million in Damages to Accusers

And there are still two trials to go for the Coca-Cola bottling heir accused of sexual harassment by multiple women