Skip Miller: L.A.’s Hired Gun

Skip Miller: L.A.’s Hired Gun

L.A.’s Hired Gun All Around Defense Louis (Skip) Miller CAREER PATH Christensen White won a beauty contest in 1989 to represent Los Angeles in a five-year-old lawsuit over the city council’s downsizing of a median strip owned by Southern Pacific Railroad. On the eve of a summary judgment hearing, Miller helped negotiate a $3 million […]

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A Tenacious Bulldog Who Hates to Lose

A Tenacious Bulldog Who Hates to Lose

A Tenacious Bulldog Who Hates to Lose By Krysten Crawford From motorist Rodney King to retired L.A. Police Chief Daryl Gates and his former assistant Robert Vernon, there’s no doubt that the Los Angeles City Council has weathered its fair share of legal toils and political troubles in recent times. In these times of urban […]

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$7 Million Judgment Against Michael Jackson

$7 Million Judgment Against Michael Jackson

Jackson owes $5.3 million Jury returns verdict in favor of concert promoters    By Elizabeth Rodriguez Entertainer Michael Jackson reneged on a contract with Marcel Avram and will have to pay the concert promoter $5.3 million for failing to perform at two millennium concerts, a Superior Court jury in Santa Maria decided Thursday. Both sides claimed […]

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