The Wednesday Afternoon Cram, 2/29/12


Everything you need to know from today’s front pages

John Deasy Presses Teachers Union on Contract Provision
The LAUSD superintendent is not pleased with a clause that allows information about alleged misconduct to be expunged from records after four years.
[LA Times

Six in Ten California Voters Now Support Gay Marriage
The people have spoken–two years after they first spoke.

LA City Council Votes to Reduce Truancy Fines
Skipping school could cost as little as $20.
[Daily News

Daniel Pearl Posthumously Baptized by Mormon Temple
It’s worth noting his last words were “I am Jewish,” and he wasn’t complaining.
[Jewish Journal]

Monkees Singer Davy Jones Dead at 66
The rock heartthrob was scheduled to perform in La Mirada next month.

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