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October 25, 2018

TMZ

"Ray Donovan" star Marion "Pooch" Hall pled not guilty in his drunken car crash case.

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September 22, 2018

Los Angeles Times

A wealthy teen was cleared in a South L.A. killing. Critics say his race and privilege helped him win

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September 21, 2018

Los Angeles Times

Pasadena police’s onetime spokesman pleads guilty to violating federal firearms laws

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September 4, 2018

The Atlantic

The Department of Education’s proposed rule changes aren’t without their flaws—but they move the policy in a more just direction

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August 13, 2018

The Recorder

Judge Holds UC Regents in Contempt in UCSB Stalking Case

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June 29, 2018

Seattle Times

NFL players’ response to Trump’s pardon offer is well-intentioned but flawed

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June 20, 2018

The College Fix

Judge forces Cal State to overturn expulsion of accused student: withheld allegations and evidence

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May 31, 2018

The Jerusalem Post

Israel looks for ways to say ‘yes’ to extradition requests

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May 30, 2018

KPCC Air Talk

89.3 KPCC “Air Talk” – In light of LAPD investigation, we examine what constitutes ‘assault’ in Tyndall case

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April 27, 2018

My News LA

Five Charged in Riverside with Illegal Gasoline Cargo Tank Repair

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April 27, 2018

US News and World Report

California Trucking Company Charged in Welder’s Death

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April 27, 2018

Riverside Press Enterprise

Indictment says Corona trucking firm owner ‘recklessly’ caused fatal welding job explosion

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April 27, 2018

Los Angeles Times

Corona trucking company conducted illegal gas tank repairs, leading to a worker’s death, grand jury alleges

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April 3, 2018

The Patch

Judge moves Gourdikian’s alleged gun dealing case to September as cops move forward in local probe

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March 16, 2018

Los Angeles Times

Feds charge former Pasadena police spokesman with illegally selling more than 100 guns

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January 12, 2018

Los Angeles Times

Alan Jackson Makes front Page of Chinese Newspaper

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December 29, 2017

PEOPLE

My Big Fat Greek Wedding Star Lainie Kazan Didn’t Shoplift, Her Lawyer Says

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December 29, 2017

TMZ

‘MY BIG FAT GREEK WEDDING’ MOM STORE WAS READY TO BUST HER … ‘Cause She Allegedly Shoplifted Before

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November 17, 2017

Los Angeles Times

Driver who fatally ran over woman in Calabasas gets one year in jail

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October 30, 2017

World Journal

Alan Jackson is providing legal assistance to someone in need

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October 28, 2017

Los Angeles Times

Mother and daughter were holding hands when truck slammed into them. What happened next was shocking

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October 17, 2017

Lawyer Monthly

Your Thoughts: Trump & US Gun Control

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October 17, 2017

Teen Vogue

How Social Media Affects Crime Investigations

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October 17, 2017

The Patch

LA Ethics Commission Takes On Embattled School Board Member

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October 17, 2017

Los Angeles Times

Did the D.A.’s office accidentally tip off L.A. gang member to witness’ address where two people were later shot?

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October 12, 2017

Bakersfield

Man accepts plea deal in fatal stabbing of brother at northwest Bakersfield house party

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October 12, 2017

Hollywood Reporter

Two Casting Directors Plead No Contest in Pay-to-Play Audition Scandal

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September 14, 2017

Los Angeles Times

Charges against school board president stun L.A.’s education world

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September 14, 2017

ABC 7 EYEWITNESS NEWS

LAUSD board president faces felony charges in campaign contribution case

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September 13, 2017

LA WEEKLY

This Venice Shooting Video Shows Why a Man No Longer Faces Murder Charge

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September 13, 2017

Los Angeles Times

California colleges vow to press on against sexual assault despite any federal rollback in protections

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August 29, 2017

Daily Breeze

Entertainment lawyer to stand trial for allegedly enticing, molesting Manhattan Beach teen

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August 23, 2017

Los Angeles Times

Former USC kicker Matt Boermeester asks court to reverse expulsion; school says girlfriend alleged previous abuse

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June 14, 2017

TMZ

NBA’S JEFF WITHEY OFF THE HOOK IN DOMESTIC VIOLENCE CASE

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June 12, 2017

Los Angeles Times

An 8-year-old was taken off life support, his organs donated. Now, police are investigating

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April 18, 2017

Politico

The Landmark Sexual Assault Case You’ve Probably Never Heard Of

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April 13, 2017

Werksman Jackson Hathaway & Quinn

Managing Partner Mark Werksman’s Client Granted Complete Dismissal of All Charges

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March 20, 2017

Super Lawyers

Managing Partner, Mark Werksman, Top Rated White Collar Crimes Attorney in Los Angeles, CA

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March 7, 2017

LA WEEKLY

Criminal defense attorney Joshua Ritter’s client to stand trial for poisoning

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February 28, 2017

CBS2/KCAL9

Law Firm Client’s Criminal Charges All Dismissed But One

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February 5, 2017

Werksman Jackson Hathaway & Quinn

Alan Jackson’s Client: Dismissal Of All Charges

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October 7, 2016

Los Angeles Times

L.A. Times Photographer Arrested After Covering Nancy Reagan Funeral Motorcade

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June 15, 2016

Argonaut Online

Judge Dismisses Murder Charges Against Cadillac Hotel Owner

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June 10, 2016

LA WEEKLY

This Venice Shooting Video Shows Why a Man No Longer Faces Murder Charge

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May 31, 2016

KPCC Air Talk

Should Schools Flag Transcripts of Campus Sexual Offenders?

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March 22, 2016

Los Angeles Times

Former L.A. City Council Aide, Wife Acquitted Of Embezzlement In Corruption Case

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January 29, 2016

Press Release

District Attorney Rejects Charges Against UCLA Punter Adam Searl

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January 22, 2016

NEWSWEEK MAGAZINE

Ex-College Football Players Charged with Carjacking, Robberies in Los Angeles

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January 21, 2016

Los Angeles Times

Former USC and LSU Football Players Accused in String of Robberies

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October 19, 2015

Los Angeles Times

Saudi Prince Avoids Felony Charges in Sex Assault Case Near Beverly Hills

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September 10, 2015

KTLA 5 NEWS

Man Convicted of Murdering Hyde Park Mother in Dispute Over $10 Cable Bill

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September 2, 2015

Los Angeles Times

Venice Beach Hotel Owner Pleads Not Guilty in Homeless Poet’s Shooting Death

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September 2, 2015

KABC

Hotel Owner Charged With Murder in Fatal Venice Boardwalk Shooting

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July 27, 2015

Metropolitan News

Male Students Discriminated Against in Sexual Misconduct Inquiries

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July 15, 2015

Los Angeles Times

Experts: Ruling Against College Seeks to Protect Accused

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July 13, 2015

San Diego Union-Tribune

Judge Rules That UCSD is Unfair to Accused Student

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July 13, 2015

The San Diego Reader

UCSD Student Exonerated of Sexual Assault Charges

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June 30, 2015

Los Angeles Times

Former L.A. City Firefighter Sentenced to 180 Days in Jail for Assault

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June 24, 2015

SAC Media

Restraining Order for Chester Brown Granted Against BAMN Organizer

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April 1, 2015

Feature Article in Esquire Magazine

Occidental Justice: The Disastrous Fallout When Drunk Sex Meets Academic Bureaucracy

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October 2, 2014

AVFM (A Voice for Men)

Twenty Attorneys Send Stunning Letter to US Senators Regarding Due Process in Handling of Campus Sexual Assault Allegations

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September 24, 2014

ABC 7 EYEWITNESS NEWS

Closing Arguments Begin in Trial of L.A. Firefighter Accused of Beating Woman

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September 18, 2014

Air Talk

How the UC System Will Fight Sexual Misconduct

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July 27, 2014

Metropolitan News

Federal Government Requires Peering Through Students’ Bedroom Windows

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