Dennis Romero has worked on staff at several magazines and newspapers, including the Philadelphia Inquirer and the Los Angeles Times, where he participated in Pulitzer Prize-winning coverage of the L.A. riots. His work has appeared in Rolling Stone online, the Guardian, and, as a young stringer, the New York Times.
22 hours ago | Marijuana
A new survey appears to show that Americans favor California-style marijuana legalization over the Trump administration's threats to crack down on pot.
23 hours ago | Law
The LAPD had a habit of taking the cars of unlicensed drivers for 30 days. A federal court ruling, however, says if the vehicle belongs to someone else the policy is unconstitutional.
2 days ago | Raves
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3 days ago | Sex Crimes
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3 days ago | Marijuana
Cops will have to rely on their senses to catch stoned drivers. Marijuana advocates are fine with that: They say blood alcohol–style THC limits don't work with cannabis.