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July 12, 2003 | From Staff and Wire Reports
Sexual molestation charges were dropped Friday against a former priest accused of abusing four boys in the 1980s while a youth pastor in charge of altar boys at the San Gabriel Mission. Lawrence Joseph Lovell, 55, was charged with 11 counts of lewd acts on a child. He had been removed from the ministry in 1986. This is the sixth case against a priest to be dropped in Los Angeles County.
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February 14, 1992 | ERIC YOUNG, TIMES STAFF WRITER
A Tustin man who confessed to authorities that he regularly beat his live-in girlfriend's 2-year-old son was arrested on suspicion of felony child abuse Thursday, authorities said. Lawrence Joseph Lujan, 30, was arrested at Orange County Sheriff's Department headquarters in Santa Ana after several hours of interrogation, Lt. Robert Rivas said. Lujan said he had a problem dealing with children and regularly beat the boy over the past two months, Rivas said.
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February 19, 1992 | ERIC YOUNG, TIMES STAFF WRITER
The mother of a 2-year-old boy in critical condition was arrested Tuesday on suspicion of child endangerment, a week after her boyfriend was arrested on suspicion of beating the toddler. Sheriff's deputies arrested Cynthia Denise Jones, 25, on a warrant alleging felony child endangerment, said Lt. Richard J. Olson, a Sheriff's Department spokesman. Jones was arrested at 12:30 p.m. at Municipal Court here, where she had gone for the arraignment of Lawrence Joseph Lujan, 30, who lives with her.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
October 1, 1992
While child abuse rarely results in death or serious injury, according to county officials and experts, tragedies do happen. Here are some recent court cases: * Oscar Aguilar Lezama and Rocio Huerta Cazares pleaded guilty to killing their 3-month-old Down's syndrome daughter after initially claiming that the infant had been kidnaped at knifepoint. Lezama was sentenced to 11 years in prison. Cazares received five years probation for being an accessory after the fact.
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March 26, 2003 | Eric Malnic, Times Staff Writer
Child molestation charges were filed Tuesday against two former priests and a seminarian, and arrest warrants were issued for all three, the Los Angeles County district attorney's office said. The charges against Lawrence Joseph Lovell, 55, and Thomas Marshall, 74, raise to eight the number of former priests charged in molestation cases by the district attorney's office.
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October 15, 1992 | From Associated Press
Police say they have cracked a sports betting ring that took in up to $100,000 a week and arrested four men including a retired San Diego police officer. "This was a large-scale, well-organized operation," Detective Jerry Mills said after the four defendants were arrested Tuesday. "They'd take bets on everything from baseball to football and basketball."
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December 30, 1994 | DAVID E. BRADY, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Larry Owen, who began a lengthy career in television as a page for NBC and later directed the network's "Today" show, has died at a hospital here. He was 69. A longtime Burbank resident, Owen died Tuesday of leukemia at St. Joseph Medical Center, said his son, Bill Owen of Poway. According to his son, Owen joined NBC as a page at its Rockefeller Center headquarters in New York during the 1950s.
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September 11, 2005 | Lawrence Joseph
VI Screaming -- those who could sprinting -- south toward Battery Park, the dark cloud funneling slowly -- there are two things you should know about this cloud -- one, it isn't only ash and soot but metal, glass, concrete, and flesh, and, two, soon any one of these pieces of metal, glass, or concrete might go through you.
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January 14, 2002 | MARTHA GROVES, TIMES STAFF WRITER
On a sliver of a street near Culver City's main commercial strip sits a tiny patch of Middle-earth where Bilbo Baggins would feel right at home. Fountains gurgle languidly into ponds teeming with goldfish. Tree trunks flank hand-carved doors. The shingles of domed roofs cascade down walls chunky with bricks and mortar.
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September 30, 1996 | From Associated Press
From the average Joe to the most bloated fat cat, Americans have more money. But the richest are a lot richer and their ranks have swelled by nearly a third. The 1996 annual ranking of the 400 wealthiest Americans by Forbes magazine includes a record 121 billionaires, 27 more than last year. The ranking appears in the magazine's Oct. 14 issue, released Sunday. Bill Gates and Warren Buffett again lead the list with a combined fortune between them of $33.5 billion.
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