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CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
August 8, 1995
After weeks of mulling scores of possibilities, Los Angeles Mayor Richard Riordan is scheduled to announce today his choices for two vacant seats on the high-profile Police Commission. One of the closely held appointments is going to attorney Edith R.
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CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
August 9, 1995 | JEAN MERL, TIMES STAFF WRITER
One grew up in a family of immigrant farm workers, made Phi Beta Kappa at UC Davis, worked on the California Law Review at UC's Boalt Hall and now is a partner in a prominent Downtown law firm. The other once clerked for a U.S. Supreme Court justice, serves on the boards of the Legal Aid Foundation and the Constitutional Rights Foundation, and played a key role in the Christopher Commission study that led to Police Department reforms in the wake of the 1991 Rodney G. King beating.
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CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
August 9, 1995 | JEAN MERL, TIMES STAFF WRITER
One grew up in a family of immigrant farm workers, made Phi Beta Kappa at UC Davis, worked on the California Law Review at UC's Boalt Hall and now is a partner in a prominent Downtown law firm. The other once clerked for a U.S. Supreme Court justice, serves on the boards of the Legal Aid Foundation and the Constitutional Rights Foundation, and played a key role in the Christopher Commission study that led to Police Department reforms in the wake of the 1991 Rodney G. King beating.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
August 8, 1995
After weeks of mulling scores of possibilities, Los Angeles Mayor Richard Riordan is scheduled to announce today his choices for two vacant seats on the high-profile Police Commission. One of the closely held appointments is going to attorney Edith R.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
August 6, 1997
The Los Angeles City Council on Tuesday unanimously confirmed the appointment of attorney Gerald Chaleff to sit on the powerful Police Commission, but at least one lawmaker questioned whether the panel adequately represents the city's diversity. Chaleff and fellow attorney Dean Hansell, who is scheduled for a confirmation vote today, replace departing commission President Ray Fisher and Vice President Art Mattox.
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December 6, 1989 | Associated Press
Keith Smith scored 24 points and California withstood a late rally by U.S. International to defeat the Gulls, 97-87, Tuesday night. The Golden Bears (5-1) led by as many as 20 in the second half, but USIU (4-2) pulled to within 81-77 with 5:50 remaining. Ray Fisher scored on a breakaway layup the next time down the floor and was intentionally fouled by Demitrius Laffitte. Fisher made two free throws and two more 30 seconds later to gave California a 87-77 lead with 4:44 left.
SPORTS
December 10, 1989 | SCOT BUTWELL, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Ray Fisher made a 15-foot jump shot with six seconds to play to give North Hollywood High a 55-53 victory over Crescenta Valley on Saturday night in the tournament final. The North Hollywood senior had missed the previous two games because of a sprained ankle and scored only five points against Crescenta Valley, but he nailed the game-winning shot. "We prayed to 'Our Lady of the Holy Jump Shot,' and Ray hit it," North Hollywood assistant Eli Essa said. The Huskies improved to 6-0.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
August 31, 1985
A small airplane, apparently on a training flight, crashed into a vacant lot in Simi Valley and burst into flames Friday evening, but the three people aboard survived, authorities said. The twin-engine aircraft crashed into a small, grassy field behind Our Redeemer Lutheran Church on West Bonita Drive about 5:20 p.m., landing about 30 feet away from some homes, Simi Valley Police Lt. Don Austin said.
SPORTS
September 20, 2009 | Associated Press
at No. 5 Penn State 31, Temple 6: Evan Royster ran for 134 yards and a touchdown, and the Nittany Lions (3-0) revived their rushing attack. Royster had 119 yards by halftime, and Daryll Clark threw for 167 yards and two scores as Penn State won its 27th straight game against the Owls (0-2). No. 11 Ohio State 38, Toledo 0: Terrelle Pryor hooked up with Dane Sanzenbacher on two early touchdown passes and the Buckeyes (2-1) defused the high-scoring spread attack of the Rockets (1-2)
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January 21, 1989
Paced by forward Ed Davis' 27 points and a 38-point first quarter, North Hollywood High defeated Monroe, 110-74, in a Mid-Valley League game Friday night at North Hollywood. The Huskies led, 62-43, at halftime and outscored the Vikings (2-10, 1-4 in league play) in every quarter. North Hollywood (10-4, 5-0) won its fifth consecutive game and had 5 players in double figures, including Dana Jones, who scored 19 points, had 14 rebounds and blocked 5 shots.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
January 23, 1991 | NANCY RAY, TIMES STAFF WRITER
A Poway woman stabbed her 6-year-old daughter several times in the chest Tuesday morning before turning the knife on herself, authorities said. The girl was listed in fair condition at Children's Hospital in San Diego. Her 42-year-old mother, Antonia Garner, was taken to Pomerado Hospital in Poway, where she was in fair condition. Sheriff's deputies said that, after Garner recovers, she will be transferred to the Las Colinas Jail in Santee and held on suspicion of child abuse.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
June 25, 1997 | GREG RIPPEE, SPECIAL TO THE TIMES
After breaking two previous promises to surrender, a former high school basketball player who said he was worried about his toddler daughter's welfare turned himself over to police Tuesday in connection with an armed robbery in San Fernando, police said. James Wells, 22, whose two alleged accomplices were still being sought, strode into the Van Nuys police station about noon and surrendered on a warrant charging him with robbing a paging firm at gunpoint June 17.
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