December 25, 1988 |
Postpartum psychosis specialists said Saturday that a judge's dramatic reversal of an Anaheim woman's murder conviction bolsters calls for a program to increase understanding of the disease. Legislation drafted this month by state Sen. Robert Presley (D-Riverside) would provide money for public education programs on postpartum psychosis and for the training of law enforcement and correctional officials in spotting victims. Superior Court Judge Robert R.
January 8, 1987 |
In response to criticism of the South Coast Air Quality Management District's efforts to combat smog, state Sen. Robert Presley (D-Riverside) is today introducing legislation to revamp the pollution agency's board and give it authority to impose new controls 1869488227Los Angeles basin. "We have to do something or the whole basin can become unlivable," said Presley, who held a series of hearings last year on the air quality board's activity.
November 23, 1994 |
Consider two takes on Christopher Hubbart, serial rapist. State psychologist No. 1: He is a bright, shy 43-year-old man who is trying to control his sexual urges, and is truly sorry for his 34 victims. State psychologist No. 2: He is dangerous, unable to control his sexual urges and can be counted on to rape again.
November 2, 1997 |
A renowned eye bank has paid more than $1 million during the last five years to the Los Angeles County coroner's office in exchange for thousands of corneas, harvested without the permission or knowledge of the families of the dead. Although the practice is permitted under a little-known state law, officials of the coroner's office and Doheny Eye & Tissue Transplant Bank have used the statute so extensively that critics say the morgue has become a virtual cornea mill.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
August 9, 2000
Deregulation of utilities equals unregulated corporate greed! ROBERT E. PRESLEY West Hills
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
June 1, 2006 |
Perris Union High School District teacher Bobbie Wright, 60, was arrested Wednesday after allegedly assaulting a district official with a glass vase and a metal chair, the Riverside County Sheriff's Department said. Wright was at the district office to deal with a discipline matter when she became angry and allegedly attacked the official, the department said. She was taken to the Robert Presley Detention Center in Riverside on suspicion of assault with a deadly weapon.