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December 16, 1989 | KENNETH REICH, TIMES STAFF WRITER
The state Office of Administrative Law gave its approval Friday to regulations issued last week by Insurance Commissioner Roxani Gillespie that strike down the use of sex and marital status in setting auto insurance rates. The regulations also would curtail insurers' use of neighborhood-based pricing and impose a cap pegged to the consumer price index on annual premium rate increases.
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December 16, 1989 | KENNETH REICH, TIMES STAFF WRITER
The state Office of Administrative Law gave its approval Friday to regulations issued last week by Insurance Commissioner Roxani Gillespie that strike down the use of sex and marital status in setting auto insurance rates. The regulations also would curtail insurers' use of neighborhood-based pricing and impose a cap pegged to the consumer price index on annual premium rate increases.
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SPORTS
February 6, 1986 | Associated Press
Brooks Johnson, coach of the 1984 United States women's Olympic track and field team, and Fred Lebow, race director of the New York City Marathon, have been named winners of the 1986 Jesse Abramson Award.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
April 30, 1989
Manhattan Beach resident Carole Wagner Vallianos has been elected president of the League of Women Voters of California. She will be installed at the state league's 53rd convention, which concludes today in Concord. South Bay delegates to the state convention are Linda Mack, president of League of Women Voters of the Beach Cities, and Marlys Robertson, Ethel Rudawitz, Jeanne Leuschner, Peggy Bartlett, Susan Jackson and Mignon Thiem-Murphy. Dale Van Natta of El Segundo has been chosen to receive the 1988-89 Community Service Award from Cal State Dominguez Hills.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
November 3, 1987 | KENNETH REICH, Times Staff Writer
Los Angeles Mayor Tom Bradley, county Supervisor Kenneth Hahn and state Sen. Diane Watson (D-Los Angeles) on Monday jointly endorsed a proposed ballot initiative that would bar neighborhood price differentials on auto insurance and sex price differentials on life insurance while requiring state Insurance Department approval for all rate increases.
NEWS
August 24, 1989 | KENNETH REICH, Times Staff Writer
A furor erupted Wednesday over a bill adopted last year by the Legislature and signed by Gov. George Deukmejian that some insurance industry lawyers are saying should be construed as allowing the companies a rate of return on auto insurance twice the 11.2% standard set by Insurance Commissioner Roxani Gillespie. The insurers are making that argument in filings with Gillespie's office seeking to justify their current rates.
NEWS
November 12, 1987 | KENNETH REICH, Times Staff Writer
The state's big insurance and legal lobbies, having agreed in August not to field any ballot initiatives against each other in 1988, have been working to limit the ability of other groups, which are not party to the agreement, to qualify initiatives on their own. The lobbies--the Assn. of California Insurance Companies and the California Trial Lawyers Assn.
NEWS
August 28, 1986 | KENNETH REICH, Times Staff Writer
The state attorney general's office has subpoenaed 125 insurance companies in an investigation to determine whether their refusal to sell liability insurance to California cities and counties has been part of an illegal collective attempt to increase pressure on the Legislature to adopt changes in the law that would benefit the companies. The deputy attorney general in charge of the inquiry, Thomas P.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
May 30, 2006 | Hemmy So, Times Staff Writer
In case of emergency, Tanner Ostensen knows to pull two handles on the sides of his cockpit seat, absorb the vacuum-like thrust sucking him out of the aircraft and trust his parachute. He figures that, if he ejects from the F-5A fighter jet and lands in shark-infested waters, he's in trouble. "I'd be dead!" he yelled while climbing out of the jet on exhibit at the Western Museum of Flight in Hawthorne.
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