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October 1, 1990 | PAUL JACOBS and MARK GLADSTONE, TIMES STAFF WRITERS
A federal grand jury is investigating allegations that state Sen. Alan Robbins (D-Tarzana) and California Coastal Commissioner Mark L. Nathanson were involved in a scheme to extort $250,000 from a prominent San Diego hotel developer who was trying to block construction of a rival hotel, The Times has learned.
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October 1, 1990 | PAUL JACOBS and MARK GLADSTONE, TIMES STAFF WRITERS
A federal grand jury is investigating allegations that state Sen. Alan Robbins (D-Tarzana) and California Coastal Commissioner Mark L. Nathanson were involved in a scheme to extort $250,000 from a prominent San Diego hotel developer who was trying to block construction of a rival hotel, The Times has learned.
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June 26, 1990 | JACK CHEEVERS
State Sen. Alan Robbins warned a Newport Beach businessman trying to buy and develop choice property near Marina del Rey that he "would never get" a crucial government permit because the lawmaker wanted to acquire the land himself, the businessman has charged in court papers filed in Santa Monica.
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September 22, 1989 | JACK CHEEVERS, Times Staff Writer
A former business partner filed suit Thursday against state Sen. Alan Robbins, charging that Robbins fraudulently used his name and credit to acquire millions of dollars worth of property in Marina del Rey. Jeremy Simms charged in his suit that Robbins (D-Tarzana) and others falsely told banks and landowners that Simms was financially allied with them in order to put together the capital to acquire waterfront property worth $45 million.
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July 9, 1990 | JEFFREY L. RABIN and JACK CHEEVERS, TIMES STAFF WRITERS
State Sen. Alan Robbins, whose sale of 16 acres of choice land in Venice last year was portrayed as an effort to end a controversy over a massive regional shopping center he had tried to develop there, has in fact retained a limited interest in the project that replaced it--a $400-million complex of offices, condominiums and apartments called Channel Gateway.
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September 20, 1991 | JACK CHEEVERS and MARK GLADSTONE, TIMES STAFF WRITERS
A real estate partnership led by state Sen. Alan Robbins (D-Van Nuys) has filed for bankruptcy, listing $7.6 million in debts to prominent Los Angeles developers, lawyers and banks. The partnership's biggest single debt is $3.4 million to an Encino bank linked to the scandal-ridden Bank of Credit & Commerce International. Robbins is the majority partner in Marina East Holding Partnership, which filed for protection from creditors under Chapter 11 of the U.S. Bankruptcy Code on July 22.
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June 25, 1990 | JACK CHEEVERS, TIMES STAFF WRITER
State Sen. Alan Robbins warned a Newport Beach businessman trying to buy and develop choice property near Marina del Rey that he "would never get" a crucial government permit because the lawmaker wanted to acquire the land himself, the businessman has charged in court papers.
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July 1, 1990 | JEFFREY L. RABIN and JACK CHEEVERS, TIMES STAFF WRITERS
State Sen. Alan E. Robbins, whose sale of 16 acres of choice land in Venice last year was portrayed as an effort to end a controversy over a massive regional shopping center he had tried to develop there, has in fact retained a limited interest in the project that replaced it--a $400-million complex of offices, condominiums and apartments called Channel Gateway.
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