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CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
May 8, 1996
Since there are two types of citizens, liberal and conservative, why not two types of taxing situations? Liberals can have all the government services dispensed they feel they need and the conservatives can have nothing but the basic needs. This way you'll be taxed according to your own choices. ROBERT CURRIE Hermosa Beach
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September 18, 1998 | JOHN CANALIS, SPECIAL TO THE TIMES
Four Garden Grove police officers injured by a man who hit them with metal barbell plates were in good condition Thursday, authorities said. The officers, whose names were not released, were treated at the scene by paramedics and at a hospital for bruises and lacerations. Three were released shortly after the Wednesday night confrontation; the fourth was held for overnight observation.
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CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
February 8, 1990 | RICHARD BEENE, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Three former McMartin Pre-School defendants filed a slander suit Wednesday against a Hermosa Beach man who has gone on the national talk show circuit charging that his son was molested at the school and demanding a retrial. The suit accuses Robert Currie, a former mortgage banker, of making a series of false, malicious and slanderous statements regarding preschool founder Virginia McMartin, her daughter, Peggy McMartin Buckey, and her granddaughter, Peggy Ann Buckey. James H.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
May 8, 1996
Since there are two types of citizens, liberal and conservative, why not two types of taxing situations? Liberals can have all the government services dispensed they feel they need and the conservatives can have nothing but the basic needs. This way you'll be taxed according to your own choices. ROBERT CURRIE Hermosa Beach
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
May 8, 1991 | CAROL McGRAW, TIMES STAFF WRITER
A parent in the McMartin Pre-School molestation case slandered three former teachers when he charged on national television that they participated in satanic rituals and lewd acts at the school, a Los Angeles judge ruled Tuesday. But Superior Court Judge G. Keith Wisot awarded the teachers only $1 each, saying that they had not proved that their reputations were damaged or that parent Robert Currie set out to cause them emotional distress.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
September 18, 1998 | JOHN CANALIS, SPECIAL TO THE TIMES
Four Garden Grove police officers injured by a man who hit them with metal barbell plates were in good condition Thursday, authorities said. The officers, whose names were not released, were treated at the scene by paramedics and at a hospital for bruises and lacerations. Three were released shortly after the Wednesday night confrontation; the fourth was held for overnight observation.
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February 7, 1990 | From Times Wire Services
Three former McMartin Pre-School defendants filed a slander suit today against the parent of a child allegedly molested at the school, charging that he has defamed them in interviews on national talk shows. The Superior Court suit against Robert Currie was filed by the founder of the preschool, Virginia McMartin; her daughter, Peggy McMartin Buckey, and her granddaughter, Peggy Anne Buckey.
NEWS
June 24, 1985
A man suspected in the sexual assault and stabbing of a 10-year-old boy abducted as he bicycled to a toy store in Redlands was arrested in Mexico, police said. Robert Lynn Currie, 22, was picked up by Mexican State Judicial Police as he got off a bus, and was being held until investigators can return him to Riverside County for booking.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
March 28, 1991
A judge has ruled that three of the original McMartin Preschool molestation defendants are not public figures, a finding that could make it easier for the trio to pursue a libel suit. Virginia McMartin, Peggy McMartin Buckey and Peggy Ann Buckey are suing Robert Currie, whose son attended the Manhattan Beach school run by the McMartin family.
BUSINESS
January 22, 1986
The Irvine Co. won delay of an appeals board hearing Tuesday in its approximately $1.7-billion dispute with the Orange County tax assessor over the taxable value of the company's giant landholdings. A three-man assessment appeals board, meeting in Santa Ana, overruled objections of the county assessor's office and agreed to Irvine Co. attorney Robert E.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
May 8, 1991 | CAROL McGRAW, TIMES STAFF WRITER
A parent in the McMartin Pre-School molestation case slandered three former teachers when he charged on national television that they participated in satanic rituals and lewd acts at the school, a Los Angeles judge ruled Tuesday. But Superior Court Judge G. Keith Wisot awarded the teachers only $1 each, saying that they had not proved that their reputations were damaged or that parent Robert Currie set out to cause them emotional distress.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
February 8, 1990 | RICHARD BEENE, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Three former McMartin Pre-School defendants filed a slander suit Wednesday against a Hermosa Beach man who has gone on the national talk show circuit charging that his son was molested at the school and demanding a retrial. The suit accuses Robert Currie, a former mortgage banker, of making a series of false, malicious and slanderous statements regarding preschool founder Virginia McMartin, her daughter, Peggy McMartin Buckey, and her granddaughter, Peggy Ann Buckey. James H.
SPORTS
October 14, 1994 | CHRIS FOSTER, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Jim Gleed leads a rather normal, oatmeal-kind-of-a-life. At work, he's a nose-to-the-grindstone type. A hard worker, a real hustler. At play, he surfs, he runs, he has a good time. He also spends quality time with his daughter. He's one face among a thousand, maybe a million. A poster boy for anonymity. Yet, there is one glitch in that ordinary Joe bio. One moment that surfaces from time to time.
BUSINESS
April 18, 1990 | JONATHAN WEBER, TIMES STAFF WRITER
The bitter family feud that has racked Freedom Newspapers Inc. for nearly a decade was aired again Tuesday as a three-judge appellate panel heard arguments in dissident heir Harry H. Hoiles' lawsuit to break up the company. Hoiles, 74, one of three descendants of Freedom Newspapers founder R.C. Hoiles, contends that two other branches of the family have illegally prevented him from selling his stock in the family-owned media firm at fair value. Freedom attorney Robert E.
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