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Buck pleads not guilty to federal drug charges

LOS ANGELES — Activist and Democratic donor Ed Buck pleaded not guilty Oct. 10 to federal charges stemming from the overdose deaths of two men inside his West Hollywood apartment. Buck, 65, who remains in federal custody, had difficulty hearing during the brief court appearance in downtown Los Angeles, telling the magistrate judge, “I’m working Read More…

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35th AIDS Walk L.A. to be held Oct. 20

LOS ANGELES — The 35th annual AIDS Walk Los Angeles will be held from 8:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Oct. 20 in Grand Park in downtown Los Angeles. Thousands of registered walkers will participate in the fundraising walk that raises vital funds and builds support and awareness of the continuing need to address the HIV/AIDS Read More…

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WeHo political donor indicted over drug deaths

WEST HOLLYWOOD — Prominent political donor Ed Buck was indicted by a federal grand jury Oct. 2 in connection with two drug overdose deaths in his local apartment in July 2017 and January of this year. The indictment returned in U.S. District Court charged Buck with distributing methamphetamine resulting in the deaths of Timothy Dean Read More…