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May 13, 2001 | From Times staff reports
Former Chief Administrative Officer Harry Hufford has been awarded the Earl Warren Public Service Award. The award, presented by the Los Angeles chapter of the American Society for Public Administration, is given to civic leaders who have made an "outstanding, sustained contribution" in the Los Angeles metropolitan area.
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CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
May 12, 2001 | From Times Staff
Harry Hufford, former chief administrator, at different times in his career, of Los Angeles County and Ventura County, has been awarded the Earl Warren Public Service Award. The award, presented by the Los Angeles chapter of the American Society for Public Administration, is given to civic leaders who have made an "outstanding, sustained contribution to good movement in the Los Angeles Metropolitan area." Other recipients include former President and former Gov.
NEWS
January 23, 1994
Leon T. David, who retired from the Los Angeles Superior Court in 1967, died Saturday in Walnut Creek. He was 92 and had lived in Northern California for several years. A 30-year resident of Los Angeles, David had served 18 years in various court levels in Southern California, having been appointed to the Municipal Court by Gov. Earl Warren in 1950. A stickler for punctuality and courtroom decorum, David once fined himself $10 for showing up 10 minutes late to his own bench.
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December 28, 1989 | From Times Staff and Wire Service Reports
Frederick F. Houser, California's lieutenant governor under Earl Warren, a three-term member of the state Assembly during the 1930s and most recently a Los Angeles Superior Court judge, is dead at age 85. A family member reported today that the veteran Republican lawmaker and jurist died Monday at South Coast Medical Center in Laguna Beach after a heart attack. Houser began his public career at age 25 when he was elected to the Assembly.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
December 18, 2006 | From Times Staff and Wire Reports
Clarence "Del" Smith, 86, a World War II aviator who became the official pilot for several California governors, died Dec. 9 of natural causes in Roseville, Calif. Smith flew California One, the official state plane used by Govs. Earl Warren, Goodwin Knight and Pat Brown. He got the job when he was approached at Van Nuys Airport by Warren, who needed a flight to Sacramento.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
April 15, 2005 | From Times Staff and Wire Reports
Wakefield Taylor, 93, a longtime member of the California Court of Appeal, died April 6 at his home in the Bay Area city of Martinez. Born in Ukiah, Calif., Taylor graduated from UC Berkeley and earned his law degree there. He was a lieutenant in the Navy during World War II. After the war, he was in private practice in San Francisco. He served as city attorney in Antioch and deputy district attorney for Contra Costa County. Gov.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
May 15, 2001
Ventura County's former chief administrative officer, Harry Hufford, has been awarded the Earl Warren Public Service Award. The award, presented by the Los Angeles chapter of the American Society for Public Administration, is given to civic leaders who have made an "outstanding, sustained contribution to good movement in the Los Angeles metropolitan area." Other recipients include former president and former California Gov.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
January 16, 1998
The alleged killer of a Downey vice principal was charged with murder with special circumstance allegations that could bring the death penalty if he is convicted. Gilbert Raul Rubio, 36, was charged with one count of murder with the special circumstance allegation that he shot Earl Warren High School Vice Principal George Blackwell to death during a residential robbery and burglary.
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