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One Friday afternoon a few years ago, just as lawyer Shawn Chapman Holley dropped some highly confidential paperwork discussing her client's alleged illicit activities through the mail slot of a lavish home in the hills, she realized she had the wrong ad ... More >>
For more details about the Trousdale Estates murder in Beverly Hills, read the L.A. Weekly story "Did Scott Barker Knife Rich Kid Tony Takazato to Save His Girlfriend from Prostitution?"
On Thursday at the Beverly Hills Courthouse, L.A. County prosecutors Amy Carter and Linda Loftfield continued th ... More >>
When I moved to Los
Angeles a year ago, I swore that I would never be caught dead on a
celebrity-homes tour. I couldn't care less whether the Kardashians lived
in a mansion with an infinity pool or a gingerbread house constructed
by sugarplum fairies. The buses cruising the streets reminded me o ... More >>
The dozen or so people gathered at Atwater Crossing on this Wednesday night are watching the first episode of Friends.
You remember how it goes: After ditching her fiance, runaway bride
Rachel starts a new life in Manhattan with the help of her friends --
uptight Monica, ditzy Phoebe, smarmy Chan ... More >>
â€‹Law professor Laurie Levenson will give an hourlong lecture next week to about 30 arrestees from Occupy L.A., as part of their diversion program.The class is the result of a compromise worked out between the office of City Attorney Carmen Trutanich and the National Lawyers Guild, which has been r ... More >>
Christopher J. LynchWax figures of Barack and Michelle Obama
Oran Z began his quest for a wax head of Barack Obama even before the president took office. The creator and proprietor of the Pan African Black Facts and Wax Museum in South Los Angeles met resistance from his supplier, who wanted ... More >>
Gary LeonardSee more photos in "Gary Leonard: Selling Out @ 60"
When asked to identify himself at photographer Gary Leonard's 60th-birthday-party photo sale two weeks ago, a tall man with a large camera hanging from his neck refers to himself as "the other Gary Leonard." He is Gary McCarthy, ... More >>
Mike Myers as Lance Ito with Marisa Tomei on NBC's 'Saturday Night Live.'Los Angeles Superior Court Judge Lance Ito on Wednesday issued a statement confirming reports that courtroom-door placards baring his name have been stolen so many times that he stopped replacing them and has decided to ... More >>
Adam GropmanCSI Exhibit: Notice the ripped headshot. Maybe her career was dead long before she was?
By Adam Gropman
As a kid I watched the TV show Quincy, Medical Examiner and really wanted to be a coroner - the special kind of doctor that wears a white lab coat and goggles, cuts open dead bodies an ... More >>