Category Archives: West Hollywood

Protesters target Lacey in WeHo death probe

LOS ANGELES — It should have been a night of celebration for Jackie Lacey. Not only was it the Los Angeles County district attorney’s birthday, but she was also kicking off her 2020 re-election campaign for her third term as district attorney. Friends and supporters were gathered at the Redbird restaurant downtown for the party…

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West Hollywood voters return three incumbents to office

WEST HOLLYWOOD — Voters returned three incumbents to the City Council March 5, despite a slate of eight challengers on the ballot. Unofficial totals from the Los Angeles County Registrar-Recorder’s Office showed Councilwomen Lindsey Horvath in first place with 2,917 votes, followed by Councilwoman Lauren Meister with 2,708 and Councilman John D’Amico with 1,840. Challenger…

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Council colleagues call for Duran to step down as mayor

WEST HOLLYWOOD — A coalition of sexual assault survivors and LGBTQ advocacy organizations — including #MeToo March International, Black Lives Matter and Justice4Gemmel and All of Ed Buck’s Victims — called on Mayor John Duran to resign amid allegations of sexual harassment against Duran by members of the Gay Men’s Chorus of Los Angeles. The…

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