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April 6, 1994 | RONALD J. OSTROW, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Jose Velez, president of a leading national Latino civil rights organization, and three Taiwanese nationals were indicted Tuesday on federal charges that they conspired to create and supply false documents so thousands of illegal immigrants could remain in the United States.
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April 6, 1994 | RONALD J. OSTROW, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Jose Velez, president of a leading national Latino civil rights organization, and three Taiwanese nationals were indicted Tuesday on federal charges that they conspired to create and supply false documents so thousands of illegal immigrants could remain in the United States.
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SPORTS
September 30, 1992 | JAY HOVDEY
Jockey Jose Velez was resting at Pomona Valley Hospital on Tuesday after suffering a back injury in a spill at Fairplex Park on Monday. Velez, 29, a Florida rider who has been seeking a toehold on the Southern California circuit, suffered compression fractures of the fifth and sixth vertebrae and an injured left ankle in chain-reaction collision shortly after the start of Monday's fifth race. "I wasn't very lucky that it happened," Velez said.
SPORTS
September 30, 1992 | JAY HOVDEY
Jockey Jose Velez was resting at Pomona Valley Hospital on Tuesday after suffering a back injury in a spill at Fairplex Park on Monday. Velez, 29, a Florida rider who has been seeking a toehold on the Southern California circuit, suffered compression fractures of the fifth and sixth vertebrae and an injured left ankle in chain-reaction collision shortly after the start of Monday's fifth race. "I wasn't very lucky that it happened," Velez said.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
April 7, 1991 | DAVE LESHER, TIMES POLITICAL WRITER
The League of United Latin American Citizens is the oldest Latino organization in the United States, but President Jose Velez said Saturday that many people are just learning about the influence and activities of the group. For the first time in a decade, Velez said, LULAC has a full-time office in Washington. As a result, it is playing a heightened role in national legislation affecting the Latino community, especially regarding education, drugs and housing.
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November 21, 1990 | GEORGE RAMOS, TIMES STAFF WRITER
U.S. immigration agents have raided the Las Vegas offices of the president of the nation's largest Latino civil rights organization as part of an investigation into possible fraud involving amnesty applications from aliens in Southern California, authorities said Tuesday.
NEWS
November 21, 1990 | GEORGE RAMOS, TIMES STAFF WRITER
U.S. immigration agents have raided the Las Vegas offices of the president of the nation's largest Latino civil rights organization as part of an investigation into possible fraud involving amnesty applications from aliens in Southern California, authorities said Tuesday.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
September 18, 1991
Two weeks after her indictment on charges of immigration fraud, an official of the nation's largest Latino civil rights organization had her bail set at $100,000 Tuesday by a federal magistrate in Los Angeles. Mila Del Rosario, 48, of Los Angeles, was expected to be released as early as today after being held without bail at the Federal Detention Center since her Aug. 29 indictment.
SPORTS
September 29, 1991 | Associated Press
Longshot Patty's Princess led all the way, outrunning heavily favored Turnback The Alarm by one length in the $68,900 Gardenia Breeders' Cup Stakes for 2-year-old fillies at Calder Race Course on Saturday. Patty's Princess, ridden by Jose Velez Jr., was timed in 1:47 2/5 over a mile and 70 yards. The Florida-bred filly paid $18.60, $7 and $4.20. Turnback The Alarm, the 7-5 choice, paid $4.40 and $3.40. Appeal To Glory paid $5.40.
SPORTS
April 4, 1999 | BOB MIESZERSKI, TIMES STAFF WRITER
A 1-2 finish in the Santa Anita Derby on Saturday wasn't the only good news for trainer Bob Baffert. Earlier, Silverbulletday won as expected in Kentucky, easily capturing the $544,000 Ashland at Keeneland. With Gary Stevens staying in California to ride General Challenge to victory in the Santa Anita Derby, Jerry Bailey picked up the mount on the Silver Deputy filly and all he had to do was point her in the right direction.
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April 7, 1991 | DAVE LESHER, TIMES POLITICAL WRITER
The League of United Latin American Citizens is the oldest Latino organization in the United States, but President Jose Velez said Saturday that many people are just learning about the influence and activities of the group. For the first time in a decade, Velez said, LULAC has a full-time office in Washington. As a result, it is playing a heightened role in national legislation affecting the Latino community, especially regarding education, drugs and housing.
NEWS
November 21, 1990 | GEORGE RAMOS, TIMES STAFF WRITER
U.S. immigration agents have raided the Las Vegas offices of the president of the nation's largest Latino civil rights organization as part of an investigation into possible fraud involving amnesty applications from aliens in Southern California, authorities said Tuesday.
NEWS
November 21, 1990 | GEORGE RAMOS, TIMES STAFF WRITER
U.S. immigration agents have raided the Las Vegas offices of the president of the nation's largest Latino civil rights organization as part of an investigation into possible fraud involving amnesty applications from aliens in Southern California, authorities said Tuesday.
SPORTS
August 29, 2005 | Bob Mieszerski, Times Staff Writer
For the second year in a row, trainer Mike Mitchell and jockey Tyler Baze teamed to win the $250,000 Del Mar Handicap in virtual wire-to-wire fashion with a gray gelding Mitchell had claimed. A year ago, Mitchell and Baze won the Grade II with Star Over The Bay, a popular thoroughbred who won other stakes for the trainer and rider before he went wrong and had to be euthanized. This time the winner was Leprechaun Kid.
SPORTS
April 4, 1987 | Associated Press
Trainer Jimmy Croll and jockey Craig Perret are confident that Bet Twice will live up to expectations in today's $500,000 Florida Derby at Gulfstream Park. The 1 1/8-mile test, a major prep for the May 2 Kentucky Derby, drew a field of nine 3-year-olds, with Talinum considered Bet Twice's chief rival. Bet Twice was listed at 8-5 in the morning line; Talinum, to be ridden by Angel Cordero Jr., was 5-2.
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