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December 13, 1990 | Associated Press
The Senate Ethics Committee on Wednesday held a closed session to question James Grogan, an aide to Charles H. Keating Jr. with extensive knowledge of Keating's ties to five senators. Grogan was compelled to answer questions under a grant of limited immunity and was ordered to return today.
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January 8, 1991 | ROBERT A. ROSENBLATT and SARA FRITZ, TIMES STAFF WRITERS
Under tough cross-examination Monday, Sen. Donald W. Riegle Jr. (D-Mich.) directly contradicted testimony that he had arranged a meeting of senators with federal regulators on behalf of savings and loan executive Charles H. Keating Jr. He also denied that he had sought campaign funds in a 1987 visit to Keating's Arizona headquarters, as alleged in earlier documents presented to the Senate Ethics Committee.
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NEWS
January 8, 1991 | ROBERT A. ROSENBLATT and SARA FRITZ, TIMES STAFF WRITERS
Under tough cross-examination Monday, Sen. Donald W. Riegle Jr. (D-Mich.) directly contradicted testimony that he had arranged a meeting of senators with federal regulators on behalf of savings and loan executive Charles H. Keating Jr. He also denied that he had sought campaign funds in a 1987 visit to Keating's Arizona headquarters, as alleged in earlier documents presented to the Senate Ethics Committee.
NEWS
December 13, 1990 | Associated Press
The Senate Ethics Committee on Wednesday held a closed session to question James Grogan, an aide to Charles H. Keating Jr. with extensive knowledge of Keating's ties to five senators. Grogan was compelled to answer questions under a grant of limited immunity and was ordered to return today.
NEWS
December 6, 1990 | ROBERT A. ROSENBLATT and SARA FRITZ, TIMES STAFF WRITERS
In a surprise move, the Senate Ethics Committee said Wednesday that it will seek to force the former lobbyist for savings and loan owner Charles H. Keating Jr. to testify about his contacts with five senators accused of pressuring federal regulators on Keating's behalf. Ethics Committee Chairman Howell Heflin (D-Ala.) said that the panel will request a court order that would provide limited immunity from prosecution to James Grogan, the former Capitol Hill go-between for Keating.
NEWS
December 14, 1990 | From Associated Press
Sen. Donald W. Riegle Jr. initiated a meeting between senators and thrift regulators on behalf of Charles H. Keating Jr., a former Keating aide testified today in contradiction of the Michigan Democrat's sworn statement. James Grogan was the first Keating insider to testify in the Senate Ethics Committee hearings, and he did so only under a grant of limited immunity that prevents his statements from being used against him in court.
BUSINESS
July 22, 1989 | CHARLES R. BABCOCK, The Washington Post
Sen. John Glenn (D-Ohio) received $200,000 in undisclosed corporate donations for his political action committee in 1985 and 1986 from the head of a California thrift for whom he later intervened with federal regulators. Glenn's disclosure, prompted by queries from Ohio reporters, brings to at least $1.35 million the amount in donations and gifts that Charles H. Keating Jr. and his American Continental Corp.
NEWS
October 31, 1990 | DEAN MURPHY, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Secretary of State March Fong Eu has waived more than $4 million in fines against political candidates and special interest groups over the past six years, including politically connected Lincoln Savings & Loan, Drexel Burnham Lambert and Griffin Homes, according to records and statistics compiled by Republican challenger Joan Milke Flores.
NEWS
December 16, 1990 | SARA FRITZ and ROBERT A. ROSENBLATT, TIMES STAFF WRITERS
Although he solicited nearly $1 million in donations from thrift owner Charles H. Keating Jr., Sen. Alan Cranston (D-Calif.) refused on at least three occasions to comply with Keating's requests for political assistance, the Senate Ethics Committee was told Saturday.
BUSINESS
October 30, 1991 | JAMES S. GRANELLI, TIMES STAFF WRITER
A former Lincoln Savings & Loan president on Tuesday described Charles H. Keating Jr. as a man who refused to acknowledge the mounting evidence that his S&L and its parent company were in serious trouble, instead pushing the sale of corporate bonds with optimistic fervor. Raymond C.
NEWS
December 6, 1990 | ROBERT A. ROSENBLATT and SARA FRITZ, TIMES STAFF WRITERS
In a surprise move, the Senate Ethics Committee said Wednesday that it will seek to force the former lobbyist for savings and loan owner Charles H. Keating Jr. to testify about his contacts with five senators accused of pressuring federal regulators on Keating's behalf. Ethics Committee Chairman Howell Heflin (D-Ala.) said that the panel will request a court order that would provide limited immunity from prosecution to James Grogan, the former Capitol Hill go-between for Keating.
SPORTS
July 5, 2000 | From Staff and Wire Reports
Grant Hill said he is leaning toward signing with the Orlando Magic and wished the Detroit Pistons well. The free-agent forward skipped his flight home to Detroit on Monday so he and his wife could house-hunt in central Florida. They returned to Michigan on Tuesday. NBA rules prohibit free agents from signing contracts until Aug. 1. "I'm leaning" toward signing with Orlando, Hill told Detroit News columnist Bob Wojnowski on a flight from Orlando to Detroit on Tuesday.
SPORTS
February 5, 2014 | By Philip Hersh
Over the years, no country has won more figure-skating medals or been more passionate about the sport than the United States. Nearly all the attention went to women's singles, because U.S. women have won seven Olympic titles, and some morphed from ice princesses into entertainment icons. Those U.S. women are all effectively the skating heirs of a Norwegian. After the better part of a century, the lineage is breaking. Along the way, though, their "family" history became the chronicle of a sport.
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