Daily Archives: November 17, 2016

Woman pleads ‘no contest’ in Echo Park poodle-napping case

ECHO PARK — Saying she had the best of intentions, a woman pleaded no contest Tuesday for unlawfully using a badge to take a poodle-mix named Fanny from its owner, according to ABC7. Shannah Tenner, 54, was accused of posing as an animal cruelty officer, along with Jenny Smiley, and taking  a poodle named Fannie from Cesar Aguilar last April ... Read More »

DWP refund amount grows to $67.5 million; Cal State chancellor says colleges won’t help deport students

MORNING REPORT: An independent monitor says the L.A. DWP needs to refund at least $67.5 million to customers to cover overbilling. That amount is substantially above the $44 million the utility agreed to pay under a class-action lawsuit .... The head of the California State University system, which includes Cal State L.A. in El Sereno, said it will not help federal authorities enforce immigration and deportation policies unless forced to by law Read More »