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LA County Supervisors want to see if sheriff's 'truth panel' is legal

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| This story aired on Tuesday, March 12, 2019.

LA City Council committe postpones decision on makeup of all-civilian discipline panels

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This story aired on Wednesday, March 20, 2019.

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U.S. Strips Visa From World Criminal Court Prosecutor Pursuing War-Crimes Inquiry

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International Criminal Court prosecutor Fatou Bensouda's office has previously said it found reasonable basis to think that U.S. personnel "committed acts of torture" and other crimes in Afghanistan.

Suspect arrested in Nipsey Hussle murder

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On Tuesday, April 2, law enforcement arrested 29-year-old Eric Holder, the suspect in the murder of rapper Nipsey Hussle.

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Rehired deputy Mandoyan has the tatoo of 'Grim Reapers' clique

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Civil Service Commission records revealed that Mandoyan acknowledged having the tatoo, which marks members of a clique at the South L.A. sheriff's station where he once served. The Grim Reapers is one of a number of deputy cliques, some of which have engaged in violence.

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Gang experts talk of Nipsy Hussle's impact on his community

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Two gang experts talk about the positive impact murdered rapper Nipsy Hussle had on his South Los Angeles neighborhood.

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Felicity Huffman, Lori Loughlin Due In Court Over College Admissions Scandal

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The two actresses are the most high-profile faces of the alleged massive college admissions fraud that has sent shock waves through the U.S. higher education system.

Supreme Court Closely Divides On 'Cruel And Unusual' Death Penalty Case

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A divided court ruled against a Missouri man who said, because of a rare medical condition, death by lethal injection would constitute "cruel and unusual punishment."

Supreme Court Sees 2 Similar Death Penalty Questions Very Differently

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An Alabama man was denied the right to have his Muslim spiritual adviser in the death chamber. But a Texas prisoner's execution was delayed because he was denied his Buddhist minister.