Bell Scandal Sentencing and Corruption Beyond

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Today was “the Big One” for the city of Bell, one of California’s poorest cities. Coming up for a sentence on corruption charges, former City Manager, Robert Rizzo, once paid $1.5 million a year, told Judge Kathleen Kennedy he “breached the public’s confidence” by looking more to himself than the community.


Nestor Valencia - Mayor of Bell, CA - @Valencia4LA2014, Jeff Gottlieb - Los Angeles Times - @gottliebjeff, Jessica Levinson - Professor, LMU's Loyola Law School in Los Angeles - @LevinsonJessica

Warren Olney

Jenny Hamel, Kareem Maddox, Benjamin Gottlieb