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Vol. 35 No. 4– June 28, 2013

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NFL player’s accuser ordered to pay LBUSD $2.6 million for 2002 false rape claim
School district’s lawyer says criminal charges up to DA

June 28th, 2013 · No Comments · News

Sean Belk Staff Writer A woman, who in 2002 falsely accused fellow Poly High School student and now pro football player Brian Banks of rape, has been ordered to pay the Long Beach Unified School District (LBUSD) more than $2.6 million. The Los Angeles County Superior Court judgment in favor of the school district filed […]

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On heels of its ruling that 1965 Voting Rights Act’s formula is antiquated, US Supreme Court makes two rulings that empower marriage equality

June 28th, 2013 · No Comments · News

Cory Bilicko Managing Editor In what marriage-equality proponents are heralding as two moves in the right direction, the United States Supreme Court ruled Wednesday that married same-sex couples are entitled to federal benefits and, by not deciding a Proposition 8 case from California, essentially allowed same-sex marriages in this state. Although the Supreme Court’s rulings […]

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Same-sex marriage supporters celebrate ‘victory’ in US Supreme Court ruling, vow to continue fight

June 28th, 2013 · No Comments · News

Sean Belk Staff Writer A sea of people at The Grand event center in Long Beach celebrated the United States Supreme Court’s historic ruling Wednesday, June 26 that effectively allows gay couples to lawfully wed in California and assures their marriages will be federally recognized. The “Victory Reception & Party,” coordinated by The Center Long […]

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Costco’s plans for gas station may go before Signal Hill Planning Commission in August

June 28th, 2013 · No Comments · News

Sean Belk Staff Writer A conditional-use permit (CUP) to allow Costco to build a members-only, 16-pump gas station on a parking lot adjacent to its Signal Hill store may go before the Signal Hill Planning Commission during a public hearing in August, according to planning staff. The project requires a CUP and zoning-ordinance amendment before […]

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