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City attorney begins closing illegal cannabis shops

LOS ANGELES — City Attorney Mike Feuer has announced his office, in coordination with the Los Angeles Police Department, has filed 120 criminal cases against 515 defendants associated with 105 illegal commercial cannabis locations across the city. “Los Angeles voters wanted common-sense rules to regulate recreational marijuana so public safety is protected in our neighborhoods,”…

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WeHo begins annual tree pruning

WEST HOLLYWOOD — The city began its annual program of tree pruning Sept. 10, with work expected to continue through February. The city has approximately 12,500 trees that require maintenance and care. The city’s tree contractor, West Coast Arborists, is beginning pruning work along Sunset Boulevard, taking care not to disrupt westbound lanes until after 10…

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Trader Joe’s shooting victim’s family angry with LAPD

Independent Wire Report LOS ANGELES — Los Angeles police have released additional video footage and audio recordings from the July 21 chase and gun battle that ended with the fatal shooting of a Silver Lake Trader Joe’s assistant manager by pursuing officers. But the family of the assistant manager — 27-year-old Melyda Corado — blasted…

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