James Quealey

LA Times reporter covering crime and policing

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Los Angeles District Attorney Jackie Lacey is losing support of the Democratic establishment. This weekend, Rep. Adam Schiff withdrew his endorsement of Lacey.

LA District Attorney Jackie Lacey loses endorsement from Rep. Adam Schiff

Los Angeles District Attorney Jackie Lacey is losing support of the Democratic establishment. This weekend, Rep. Adam Schiff withdrew his endorsement of Lacey.

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Nurses, fast food employees, Uber drivers and other workers walked off the job today in solidarity with the Black Lives Matter movement.

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Josh Barro and Ken White talk about Michael Cohen’s lawsuit about why he was sent back to prison, plus Roger Stone, Ghislaine Maxwell, Michael Flynn and Michael Avenatti.

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In LA, Pacific Islanders are three times more likely than Latinos to contract coronavirus, with about 2500 per 100,000 taking ill. That’s according to LA County’s COVID-19 dashboard.

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Protests for racial justice in the United States have been ongoing for the past   two months.

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Commonwealth and Council announces a free artist-led summer school this August. Murmurs gallery hosts the first of a yearly exhibition benefiting Black Lives Matter.

As of Monday, 615 people have died unhoused since the beginning of the year, and on average, three people die homeless in LA every day.

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The restaurants on Santa Monica’s Main Street took a huge hit from the COVID-19 shutdown.