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April 6, 1991 | RICH CONNELL and RICHARD A. SERRANO, TIMES STAFF WRITERS
As Police Chief Daryl F. Gates fights to regain the helm of his besieged department, Police Department investigations of Mayor Tom Bradley and the Police Commission president are becoming a new legal and political battlefront. Knowledgeable sources say the chief in recent days has made pointed--even threatening--references to ongoing probes of the mayor and Police Commission President Daniel P.
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May 1, 1991 | RICH CONNELL, TIMES STAFF WRITER
A developer who figures in a Los Angeles corruption probe collected questionable campaign donations for Mayor Tom Bradley while seeking approval for a city-subsidized housing development, records and interviews show. Developer-consultant Harold R. Washington arranged $3,500 in donations for Bradley's 1989 reelection campaign, The Times found.
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CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
May 1, 1991 | RICH CONNELL, TIMES STAFF WRITER
A developer who figures in a Los Angeles corruption probe collected questionable campaign donations for Mayor Tom Bradley while seeking approval for a city-subsidized housing development, records and interviews show. Developer-consultant Harold R. Washington arranged $3,500 in donations for Bradley's 1989 reelection campaign, The Times found.
NEWS
April 6, 1991 | RICH CONNELL and RICHARD A. SERRANO, TIMES STAFF WRITERS
As Police Chief Daryl F. Gates fights to regain the helm of his besieged department, Police Department investigations of Mayor Tom Bradley and the Police Commission president are becoming a new legal and political battlefront. Knowledgeable sources say the chief in recent days has made pointed--even threatening--references to ongoing probes of the mayor and Police Commission President Daniel P.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
November 25, 1993 | JOSH MEYER, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Ending a prolonged investigation, the Los Angeles County district attorney's office said Wednesday there is insufficient evidence to prosecute former Mayor Tom Bradley on bribery charges for helping a developer who subsequently received city approval of a controversial low-income housing project. The district attorney's office said some of the activities by several other public officials on behalf of developer Harold R. Washington Jr.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
February 23, 1991 | JOSH MEYER, TIMES STAFF WRITER
A developer of the controversial Sheridan Manor housing project was convicted of wage violations and fined $500,000 Friday after agreeing to cooperate in local, state and federal investigations into "possible public corruption" related to Los Angeles development contracts. Details of developer Jerome Steinbaum's plea-bargain arrangement were disclosed by the city attorney's office during Municipal Court proceedings.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
February 15, 1993 | PENELOPE McMILLAN, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Only six people were gathered at a plumbers union local recently to listen to Los Angeles city attorney candidate Michael Guarino. But small crowds are not the only problem facing the 44-year-old political unknown running against the veteran James K. Hahn, who is seeking a third term. Often people do not even know what the city attorney does. The plumbers were no exception, and nodded vigorously when Guarino began by saying: "Maybe I should explain the office."
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
July 24, 1992 | JOSH MEYER, TIMES STAFF WRITER
In a surprise move, a developer and fund-raiser for Mayor Tom Bradley settled a longstanding labor violation case Thursday just as his trial was to begin on charges that he cheated workers out of hundreds of thousands of dollars on a city redevelopment project. Harold R. Washington Jr. pleaded no contest to 33 misdemeanor violations of state laws requiring that workers on public works projects be paid prevailing wages.
NEWS
April 4, 1991 | GLENN F. BUNTING and RICH CONNELL, TIMES STAFF WRITERS
Police Chief Daryl F. Gates went on the offensive Wednesday night with a scathing attack on Mayor Tom Bradley's call for his resignation. "I know, clearly, there is an orchestrated campaign," Gates said. "It is evident to everyone. I think the City Council is voicing outrage over it, and well they should. It's not helping the city." Gates called the mayor's tactics "unfair" in an interview Wednesday night after he appeared on ABC's Nightline program.
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March 18, 1991 | RICH CONNELL and JOSH MEYER, TIMES STAFF WRITERS
Los Angeles Mayor Tom Bradley has repeatedly intervened with city and federal agencies to help a campaign fund-raiser whose housing developments figure prominently in an expanding political corruption probe, records and interviews show. Bradley's efforts on behalf of developer Harold R. Washington, The Times found, have spanned at least the last seven years and primarily involved city-subsidized, low-income housing projects proposed or built by Washington and his associates.
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