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August 21, 1992 | PHILIP HAGER, TIMES LEGAL AFFAIRS WRITER
Heading off a lawsuit, court officials have changed security procedures to allow attorneys through Los Angeles and Orange County federal courthouse checkpoints without removing shoes, belts and other personal items that could set off alarms. Officials confirmed Thursday that the several hundred lawyers who are members of the Federal Bar Assn. may acquire identification cards that will enable them to enter courthouses with the same minimal screening accorded court employees.
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CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
August 21, 1992 | PHILIP HAGER, TIMES LEGAL AFFAIRS WRITER
Heading off a lawsuit, court officials have changed security procedures to allow attorneys through Los Angeles and Orange County federal courthouse checkpoints without removing shoes, belts and other personal items that could set off alarms. Officials confirmed Thursday that the several hundred lawyers who are members of the Federal Bar Assn. may acquire identification cards that will enable them to enter courthouses with the same minimal screening accorded court employees.
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April 21, 1992 | HENRY WEINSTEIN, TIMES STAFF WRITER
A San Diego lawyer has successfully made a federal case out of being forced to take off his shoes and walk in his stocking feet into a U.S. courthouse. A federal appeals court ruled Monday that S. Myron Klarfeld may continue his suit alleging that federal marshals violated his constitutional rights by requiring him to remove his shoes to get through the metal detectors at the courthouse in downtown Los Angeles. The U.S.
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April 21, 1992 | HENRY WEINSTEIN, TIMES STAFF WRITER
A San Diego lawyer has successfully made a federal case out of being forced to take off his shoes and walk in his stocking feet into a U.S. courthouse. A federal appeals court ruled Monday that S. Myron Klarfeld may continue his suit alleging that federal marshals violated his constitutional rights by requiring him to remove his shoes to get through the metal detectors at the courthouse in downtown Los Angeles. The U.S.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
April 29, 1989 | STEVE HARVEY, From staff and wire reports
Welcome to the land of Hollywood, Walt Disney, studio tours and the Brown Derby restaurant. We're talking about Florida, of course. Considering the frequency with which it co-opts attractions from the Golden State, Florida's theme song could be, "California, Here I Come." Current turf wars between the two states include a fight over rights to the Hollywood name, a claim by Universal Studios that its Southern California tour was unfairly copied by a new Disney-MGM theme park in Orlando, Fla., and, in this week's flare-up, a $25-million lawsuit over a new Brown Derby eatery at the same Florida park.
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May 8, 1987 | ANDREW C. REVKIN, Times Staff Writer
Radoslav L. Sutnar, a prominent figure in development issues in Los Angeles, pleaded no contest Thursday to a felony charge that he helped fraudulently inflate the value of property in the Santa Monica Mountains that was sold to the National Park Service for a record $8 million. In changing his original plea of not guilty to no contest before U.S. District Judge Harry L.
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December 15, 1991 | ALAN ABRAHAMSON, TIMES STAFF WRITER
To San Diego lawyer S. Myron (Mike) Klarfeld, it violated more than his dignity when he had to take off his size 12 Brooks Brothers penny loafers before walking through a metal detector at the federal courthouse in Los Angeles. It violated the law of the land, the U.S. Constitution. So Klarfeld did what comes naturally to an attorney. He sued. At the first hearing, a Los Angeles federal judge said that being embarrassed was no federal case, and tossed the lawsuit out of court.
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