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CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
October 6, 1993
Owners of two homes that were damaged or destroyed when hillsides gave way after January's heavy rains filed suit Tuesday against the City of Anaheim, Orange County and the Metropolitan Water District. Douglas and Georgia Jacobs and Larry and Linda Mauzey contend that the agencies were negligent in allowing the homes to be built on what they said was an unstable area. The Jacobs asked for more than $3 million in damages; the Mauzeys $2 million. A third Anaheim Hills property owner, Louis A.
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September 15, 1993 | CATHERINE GEWERTZ, TIMES STAFF WRITER
An abortion clinic administrator whose home address was leaked to anti-abortion protesters by someone in the Anaheim Police Department sued the city Tuesday, alleging that as a result of that leak, her life was threatened by "crazed" anti-abortion protesters. In a lawsuit filed in Superior Court, Naomi Hardin, clinical director of the Doctors Family Planning Clinic in Tustin, said that members of the group Operation Rescue picketed her Tustin home after learning her address last November.
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September 14, 1993 | MATT LAIT, TIMES STAFF WRITER
A family-restaurant owner whose fortunes have long been linked to Disneyland now finds himself fighting the corporate giant's theme park expansion plans for his restaurant's economic survival. Afraid that his Tiffy's restaurant at the corner of Katella Avenue and West Street might soon be plowed under and made into a street for the $3-billion Disneyland Resort, Ben Hathaway said he had no choice but to sue the city and Disney seven weeks ago over the project.
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August 18, 1993 | MATT LAIT, TIMES STAFF WRITER
The City Council on Tuesday agreed to pay $175,000 to settle a wrongful death lawsuit filed by the family of a man shot and killed by a police officer who has been involved in four fatal shootings in the last four years. Despite the settlement, city officials said Officer Lee Smith was justified in shooting drug suspect Gregory Rosenberger, 25, of Brea, on Oct. 10, 1989.
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August 14, 1993 | MATT LAIT, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Negotiations in a dispute among the Anaheim City School District, the city and the Walt Disney Co. over the impact of the proposed Disneyland Resort may be at an impasse, a school official said Friday. "It appears the negotiations have hit a snag," said Jeanne Blackwell, a school board member, "but we feel that it can be resolved." Blackwell declined to discuss what the problem was other than to say it was "something that the city thought was possible that may not now be possible." Supt.
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August 11, 1993 | MATT LAIT, TIMES STAFF WRITER
The U.S. Department of Justice is investigating the actions of an Anaheim police officer who has been involved in four fatal shootings in the past four years, authorities said Tuesday. Officer Lee Smith has been cleared of any wrongdoing in the shootings by the Orange County district attorney's office, but is still the focus of a federal probe into three of the four shooting incidents, according to Myron Marlin, a spokesman with the Department of Justice in Washington.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
August 8, 1993
On the verge of a mistrial in Superior Court, the city of Anaheim has agreed to pay at least $100,000 to the family of a Brea man fatally shot by an Anaheim police officer. The settlement, which must be approved by the Anaheim City Council, was reached Friday when it was learned that jurors in the case had disregarded a judge's order and read recent newspaper accounts of the proceedings.
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July 27, 1993 | MATT LAIT, TIMES STAFF WRITER
The Anaheim City School District on Monday sued the city of Anaheim and the Walt Disney Co. over the proposed Disneyland Resort, but city and district officials said later in the day that they were close to an out-of-court settlement. The suit, which was filed in Orange County Superior Court, contends that the resort would create further overcrowding in schools and drain already limited district resources. "We believe we are close to resolving this issue," said District Supt.
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July 26, 1993 | MATT LAIT, TIMES STAFF WRITER
As negotiations continued throughout Sunday, the Anaheim City School District delayed deciding whether to file a lawsuit today against the city and Walt Disney Co. over the proposed Disneyland Resort, school officials said Sunday. After a special closed-door meeting of school trustees, board members said they were encouraged by developments in negotiations during the weekend but are keeping open the option to sue.
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July 24, 1993 | MATT LAIT, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Anaheim City School District officials will meet Sunday in a last-minute attempt to avert a suit against the city and the Walt Disney Co. over concerns that the proposed Disneyland Resort would overcrowd schools and drain the district's resources. Although district attorneys have been instructed to file a lawsuit on Monday, recent negotiations with the city and Disney have given school officials the impression that a settlement might be near, school officials said Friday.
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