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January 27, 1992 | PATRICK J. McDONNELL, TIMES STAFF WRITER
This fast-growing Riverside County city of almost 50,000 inhabitants does not fit the traditional definition of a blighted community. New subdivisions and commercial centers are rapidly overtaking farmland, and the downtown is bustling. Residents' per-capita savings amount to almost $40,000, thanks largely to a bountiful population of retirees, drawn to the shadow of Mt. San Jacinto in search of moderate weather, tranquillity and reasonable prices.
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March 9, 1995 | TOM GORMAN, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Faced with an expensive lawsuit challenging the use of a sex education curriculum that preaches abstinence and avoids mention of contraception, trustees of the Hemet Unified School District have decided to get rid of sex education altogether. A sharply divided school board voted 4 to 3 Tuesday night to teach only state-mandated AIDS health education; the board majority said parents should resume the role of primary sex educators of their children.
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October 26, 1994 | TOM GORMAN, TIMES STAFF WRITER
The Hemet Unified School District was sued Tuesday for using three sex education programs that promote premarital abstinence. Critics say they violate state curriculum guidelines and are inaccurate, biased and distorted. The lawsuit on behalf of a group of Hemet parents is believed to be the first in California targeting the use of the controversial sex education programs known as Sex Respect, Teen-Aid and Choosing the Best.
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October 26, 1994 | TOM GORMAN, TIMES STAFF WRITER
The Hemet Unified School District was sued Tuesday for using three sex education programs that promote premarital abstinence. Critics say they violate state curriculum guidelines and are inaccurate, biased and distorted. The lawsuit on behalf of a group of Hemet parents is believed to be the first in California targeting the use of the controversial sex education programs known as Sex Respect, Teen-Aid and Choosing the Best.
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March 9, 1995 | TOM GORMAN, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Faced with an expensive lawsuit challenging the use of a sex education curriculum that preaches abstinence and avoids mention of contraception, trustees of the Hemet Unified School District have decided to get rid of sex education altogether. A sharply divided school board voted 4 to 3 Tuesday night to teach only state-mandated AIDS health education; the board majority said parents should resume the role of primary sex educators of their children.
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January 27, 1992 | PATRICK J. McDONNELL, TIMES STAFF WRITER
This fast-growing Riverside County city of almost 50,000 inhabitants does not fit the traditional definition of a blighted community. New subdivisions and commercial centers are rapidly overtaking farmland, and the downtown is bustling. Residents' per-capita savings amount to almost $40,000, thanks largely to a bountiful population of retirees, drawn to the shadow of Mt. San Jacinto in search of moderate weather, tranquillity and reasonable prices.
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