Tag: Los Angeles

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Los Angeles ULA ‘Mansion Tax’ Survives Latest Bout

October 31, 2023

Via: National Law Review

A Los Angeles County superior court judge dismissed a lawsuit that sought to invalidate Measure ULA, also called the mansion tax. Measure ULA, which took effect in April 2023, significantly increased documentary transfer tax on all real estate sales or […]

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School Bullying and Parent Liability

December 3, 2021

Via: LexBlog

The law provides in part that a minor’s “willful misconduct” causing injury or death to another, or damage to the property of another, “shall be imputed to the parent or guardian having custody and control of the minor” for civil […]

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Federal judge orders Los Angeles to provide humane housing for thousands of homeless individuals

May 21, 2020

Via: Jurist

A judge for the US District Court for the Central District of California ordered last week that the City and County of Los Angeles humanely relocate approximately 7,000 homeless individuals currently “camping near freeway overpasses, underpasses, and ramps.” Judge David […]

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Lawsuit filed against city of Los Angeles for endangering homeless

March 16, 2016

Via: Jurist

A federal civil rights lawsuit was filed Monday accusing the city of Los Angeles of endangering homeless people. The lawsuit, which was filed in the U.S. District Court in Los Angeles, alleges that the city has endangered the homeless by […]