134 Cases, $36 Million: Inside Sexual Misconduct At America’s Biggest County Government

KPCC 89.3 FM/LAIST

In response to a KPCC/LAist records request, county officials searched employment, general liability, medical malpractice and law enforcement legal filings to identify cases tied to sexual misconduct allegations. They identified 134 cases that ended with settlements or judgments. In all, the county paid out more than $36.3 million — including $13.7 million in attorneys’ fees — to resolve these misconduct claims between July 2004 and June 2017.


Garcetti en otro huracán

NOTICIAS 62 - ESTRELLA TV

En el ojo de otro huracán se encuentra el alcalde de Los Ángeles Eric Garcetti, por los rumores de una posible candidatura presidencial.






Fighting for safer sidewalks

CHANNEL 4 NEWS

People in South LA say that the sidewalks are not up to standard – and the Fix LA Coalition, led by SEIU 721, is vowing to hold Mayor Eric Garcetti accountable.



KOCH BROTHERS-LINKED GROUP DECLARES NEW WAR ON UNIONS

BLOOMBERG NEWS

Labor leaders said their members are ready to withstand the barrage. “They’re really not advocating for the employees at all—they’re advocating for unions to lose their power,” said SEIU 721 President Bob Schoonover.