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LAPD will make body camera videos public under new policy

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| The L.A. Police Commission has reversed the LAPD's prohibition on the release of video of officer-involved shootings and other serious incidents.

Justices appear skeptical of California law challenged by anti-abortion centers

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Supreme Court justices on both sides of the ideological spectrum expressed skepticism about California's "truth-in-advertising" law requiring anti-abortion clinics to more fully disclose what they are.

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Man arrested for bomb threat at SXSW Music Festival

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The bomb threat forced the shutdown of a concert by the hip-hop band The Roots, and follows several package bomb explosions in Austin, Texas.

Police ID woman shot dead by ex-husband at Thousand Oaks mall

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The Ventura County Sheriff's Office identified the victim in Saturday's shooting as 29-year-old Parisa Siddiqi and the suspect as 33-year-old Kevin Crane.

1 dead, 1 injured after shooting at Thousand Oaks mall

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Police said the situation at The Oaks was contained by 3:15 p.m. and there was no further danger to the public.

Trump's attorney seeks $20 million in damages from porn star

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The legal battle between Stormy Daniels and Donald Trump's legal team has escalated. She was paid not to repeat claims that she had an affair with the President.

Federal court blocks LAPD's gang injunctions

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The police department must stop enforcing injunctions against approximately 1,500 people — most of whom are young black and Latino men.

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Skipping jury duty can mean hefty fines in LA

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Fewer people have been responding to their summons in recent years. Some say a lower participation rate leads to less diverse jury pools and bias in the courtroom.

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After daughter's 'unimaginable' death, Parkland family moved to action

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Carmen Schentrup was a senior, one week away from her 17th birthday, when she was killed. Her family reflects on her life, death and why "missing her doesn't feel like enough any more."

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