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March 26, 1992 | RICHARD A. SERRANO, TIMES STAFF WRITER
A second expert witness and another officer who was a bystander at the scene of the Rodney G. King beating testified Wednesday that reasonable force was used on the Altadena motorist when he was arrested last year. The testimony from retired Los Angeles Police Department Capt. Robert Michael and Officer Danny Shry came as attorney Darryl Mounger continued his weeklong defense of Sgt. Stacey Koon, the supervising officer at the scene of he beating.
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January 8, 1995 | D. Keith Mano, For a quarter century D. Keith Mano has written on all aspects of human sexuality
MEMO TO: Robert T. Michael, John H. Gagnon, Edward O. Laumann and Gina Kolata (hereinafter referred to as MGLK). RE: Your book, "Sex in America," subtitled "A Definitive Survey." COMMENT: No such thing as a definitive survey exists in logic. You either define or you don't. There can only be the definitive survey. And this is not it. Even in 1987, when they first began shaping this sex questionnaire, the four authors of "Sex in America" were obsessed with randomness.
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CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
March 27, 1992 | RICHARD A. SERRANO, TIMES STAFF WRITER
A witness billed by defense attorneys as a police use-of-force expert testified Thursday that Rodney G. King was struck about 20 times, despite the fact that as many as 56 baton swings can be seen on an amateur videotape of his arrest last year. Robert Michael, a retired Los Angeles Police Department captain, said his analysis of the 81-second videotape revealed that three dozen of the baton swings--delivered by Officers Laurence M. Powell and Timothy E.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
March 27, 1992 | RICHARD A. SERRANO, TIMES STAFF WRITER
A witness billed by defense attorneys as a police use-of-force expert testified Thursday that Rodney G. King was struck about 20 times, despite the fact that as many as 56 baton swings can be seen on an amateur videotape of his arrest last year. Robert Michael, a retired Los Angeles Police Department captain, said his analysis of the 81-second videotape revealed that three dozen of the baton swings--delivered by Officers Laurence M. Powell and Timothy E.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
November 28, 1996 | H.G. REZA, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Two men allegedly caught with almost $8 million in counterfeit traveler's checks were arrested Wednesday by Brea police, hours before they were scheduled to board a flight to Vietnam. Robert Michael Wann, 39, of Corona and Arde George Damos, 40, of Placentia, were arrested at their homes without incident at 7 a.m. by officers who had executed search warrants at the residences. Investigators recovered $7.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
February 12, 1994 | THOM MROZEK, SPECIAL TO THE TIMES
A grand jury indicted a Woodland Hills man Thursday in the abduction, sexual assault and slaying of 8-year-old Nicole Parker, whose body was discovered in the defendant's bedroom closet, sources close to the case said Friday. Hooman Ashkan Panah, 22, who faces the death penalty, will appear in Los Angeles Superior Court for an arraignment Tuesday morning, when the indictment is scheduled to be unsealed, the sources said.
WORLD
November 22, 2010 | By Tony Perry, Los Angeles Times
Amid a military tradition honed by the agony of warfare, Marine 1st Lt. Robert Michael Kelly was honored and buried Monday at Arlington National Cemetery in the section reserved for those who have fallen in Iraq and Afghanistan. Kelly, 29, was killed Nov. 9 in Helmand province in southern Afghanistan in a disheveled place called Sangin, long a Taliban stronghold. He was leading his platoon on a combat patrol when he stepped on a concealed bomb. FOR THE RECORD: Military funeral: An article in the Nov. 23 Section A about the funeral of Marine 1st Lt. Robert Michael Kelly said he was believed to be the only son of a general to have been killed in Iraq or Afghanistan during the last nine years.
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January 8, 1995 | D. Keith Mano, For a quarter century D. Keith Mano has written on all aspects of human sexuality
MEMO TO: Robert T. Michael, John H. Gagnon, Edward O. Laumann and Gina Kolata (hereinafter referred to as MGLK). RE: Your book, "Sex in America," subtitled "A Definitive Survey." COMMENT: No such thing as a definitive survey exists in logic. You either define or you don't. There can only be the definitive survey. And this is not it. Even in 1987, when they first began shaping this sex questionnaire, the four authors of "Sex in America" were obsessed with randomness.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
June 25, 2010 | By Valerie J. Nelson, Los Angeles Times
Robert Shapazian, a scholarly art dealer who started importing art at age 13 and went on to become the founding director of the Gagosian Gallery in Beverly Hills, has died. He was 67. Shapazian died of lung cancer Saturday at his Los Angeles home, said Robert Dean, a friend. "Robert just kind of sailed under the radar a bit," said Dean, who also was a colleague at the Gagosian. "He's more like a poet's poet, if the poets were collectors. He both influenced and inspired a lot of people."
BUSINESS
October 13, 1987 | Associated Press
Here is the Forbes magazine 1987 list of the 400 richest Americans in descending order of wealth, showing estimated fortune in millions, residence, source of wealth, age and industry. The industry codes are: MF, manufacturing; R, retail; M, media; T, high technology; AG, agriculture; OG, oil and gas; F, financial operations; RE, real estate; EC, engineering and construction; S, services. 1--Walton, Sam Moore, $8,500, Bentonville, Ark.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
March 26, 1992 | RICHARD A. SERRANO, TIMES STAFF WRITER
A second expert witness and another officer who was a bystander at the scene of the Rodney G. King beating testified Wednesday that reasonable force was used on the Altadena motorist when he was arrested last year. The testimony from retired Los Angeles Police Department Capt. Robert Michael and Officer Danny Shry came as attorney Darryl Mounger continued his weeklong defense of Sgt. Stacey Koon, the supervising officer at the scene of he beating.
NEWS
May 22, 1991 | Associated Press
President Bush on Tuesday said he would nominate Robert Michael Guttman, former chief aide to Vice President Dan Quayle, to be assistant secretary of labor for labor management standards.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
January 6, 1993
A 26-year-old Huntington Beach man was killed early Tuesday morning when his motorcycle struck the center divider on Pacific Coast Highway in Seal Beach, authorities said. Robert Michael Collins, was traveling south about 4:15 a.m. when his motorcycle struck the divider, said Sean Irving, a Seal Beach police spokesman. Collins died at the scene. Officials said the cause of the accident is under investigation.
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