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January 26, 1992 | ALAN C. MILLER and DWIGHT MORRIS, TIMES STAFF WRITERS
When Democratic Sen. John Kerry of Massachusetts needed money for his 1990 reelection campaign, a friend asked Studio City, Calif., garment manufacturer Stanley Hirsh to put on a fund-raiser. When Republican George Bush met with a small group of Los Angeles movers and shakers at the Four Seasons Hotel during his 1988 presidential campaign, Hirsh was there.
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January 26, 1992 | ALAN C. MILLER and DWIGHT MORRIS, TIMES STAFF WRITERS
When Democratic Sen. John Kerry of Massachusetts needed money for his 1990 reelection campaign, a friend asked Studio City, Calif., garment manufacturer Stanley Hirsh to put on a fund-raiser. When Republican George Bush met with a small group of Los Angeles movers and shakers at the Four Seasons Hotel during his 1988 presidential campaign, Hirsh was there.
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November 25, 1992 | RICHARD A. SERRANO, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Reacting to public outrage over the baton beating of Rodney G. King, the Los Angeles Police Commission on Tuesday approved outfitting the entire patrol force and undercover officers with a new chemical irritant spray for a trial period in the hope that unruly suspects can be taken into custody without serious injuries. The spray, a chemical agent called oleoresin capsicum, is similar to tear gas, police said.
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February 13, 1987 | JAY SHARBUTT, Times Staff Writer
"Never," sighed an ABC publicist, "has so much been said about something of which so little has been seen." But this is "Amerika," where anything can happen. Even ABC calls its show "provocative." Preceded by escalating controversy and attendant publicity, the nearly 15-hour, seven-night, $41-million drama of a grim, oppressed United States under Soviet rule in 1997 finally will premiere Sunday night. At last, the moment of truth, not to mention the probability of high opening-night ratings.
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