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Bell Corruption Case Ends in Mistrial, Rumors of Misconduct

March 22, 2013 | 1:09 pm

Bell Corruption Case Ends in Mistrial, Rumors of Misconduct

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Amid a flurry of cryptic and accusatory notes from the jury, Judge Kathleen Kennedy declared a mistrial Thursday on the remaining undecided charges in the Bell corruption trial. “It seems to me all hell has broken loose,” Kennedy said on Thursday according to The Los Angeles Times. “I’m getting the sense that the lines of communication […]

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Deliberations in Bell Corruption Trial Hit a Snag

March 1, 2013 | 11:16 am

Deliberations in Bell Corruption Trial Hit a Snag

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By Rachael Marcus Jury deliberations over the fate of six former Bell City Council members accused of corruption began anew today after the dismissal of a juror. The case went to the jury last Friday, but yesterday, the court dismissed a juror for admitting she looked up information online. She also said she had her daughter look […]

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KQED Producer Spots Stolen Bell on 101, Snaps Pic While Driving (Don’t Try This at Home)

October 27, 2011 | 11:23 am

KQED Producer Spots Stolen Bell on 101, Snaps Pic While Driving (Don’t Try This at Home)

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Remember the two-ton bell that went missing from St. Mary’s Cathedral in San Francisco sometime in the last month, but was only reported missing this week? As you may have heard by now, it was recovered yesterday in Oakland. As chance would have it, Victoria Mauleon, producer for KQED’s The California Report, spotted something unusual […]

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