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  1. Former Malibu Resident Suge Knight 'Innocent,' Claims High-Powered New AttorneyRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Patch.com

    An attorney who successfully defended pop superstar Michael Jackson against child molestation charges formally took over the case today against former rap mogul Marion "Suge" Knight, charged with murder for allegedly running down two men in Compton and killing one of them. Well-known defense attorney Tom Mesereau -- who also represented actor Robert Blake for a time in a murder case -- replaced Knight's former attorney, Matthew Fletcher.

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  2. Help Sought to Find Missing Music Video ProducerRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | NBC Los Angeles

    Annie Collins, the mother of music video producer Raymond "Ray Rich" Collins, goes before the Compton City Council on Tuesday, May 19, 2015, to ask for help in finding him. The distraught mother of a music producer who went missing in Compton three months ago has turned to the City Council for help.

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  3. Armed Suspect Shot as He Ran at Deputies: OfficialsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 14 | NBC Los Angeles

    Cellphone video shows the moments after deputies shot and wounded a man in Compton. Gadi Schwartz reports for the NBC4 News at 11 p.m. on Wednesday, May 13, 2015.

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  4. L.A. County sheriff's deputy shoots, wounds man in ComptonRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 13 | Los Angeles Times

    An L.A. County sheriff's deputy opened fire at and wounded a person in Compton on Wednesday evening, authorities said. An L.A. County sheriff's deputy opened fire at and wounded a person in Compton on Wednesday evening, authorities said.

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  5. Dentist Accused Of Lewd Acts With Young Girls In Compton OfficeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 9 | My FOX LA

    A dentist suspected of committing lewd acts with two girls was arrested at his Compton office, authorities said Friday. Dr. Mohammed Kader, 51, of Cypress was arrested Thursday at Compton Family Dentistry, said Sgt.

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  6. Compton man, 29, shot and killed this morningRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 4 | LA Daily News

    The crime occurred in the 4800 block of East McMillan Street about 5:25 a.m., said Deputy Crystal Hernandez of the Sheriff's Information Bureau.

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  7. Suge Knight to be arraigned on murder charges ThursdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 30 | San Bernardino County Sun

    ... Thursday after concluding a hearing that focused heavily on testimony from Cle "Bone" Sloan, who was hit outside a Compton burger stand. The judge also reduced bail from $25 million to $10 million. (Kevork Djansezian/Pool Photo via AP, File) LOS ...

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  8. Coming up in the next seven days for Leek Arts Festival 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2015 | Your Leek Paper

    There is a fabulous mix of music, poetry, comedy and more coming up in the next seven days of Leek Arts Festival. Leek-based renaissance music specialists Piva will present an evening of music from the time of Shakespeare at All Saint's Church in Compton on Saturday, May 2 at 7.30pm.

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  9. Sheriff's investigators probe double killing in South L.A.Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2015 | Los Angeles Times

    ... home in the city. Two people were seen running from the area. On Wednesday, homicide detectives were dispatched to Compton, where a person man was found shot to death in the 1100 block of East Marcelle Street. No further information was available. ...

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  10. Man shot to death in ComptonRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2015 | Press-Telegram

    The shooting in the 1100 block of East Marcelle Street just east of Long Beach Boulevard was reported at 2:27 a.m., said Los Angeles County sheriff's Deputy Trina Schrader. The victim was pronounced dead at the scene, she said.

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  11. Compton Police Investigate Man Found Shot In CarRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2015 | My FOX LA

    A man was shot to death in Compton this morning, authorities said. The shooting in the 1100 block of East Marcelle Street just east of Long Beach Boulevard was reported at 2:27 a.m., said Los Angeles County sheriff's Deputy Trina Schrader.

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  12. Homicide Detectives Investigate Fatal Shooting In ComptonRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2015 | CBS Local

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  13. Man Shot to Death While Sitting in Car in ComptonRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2015 | NBC Los Angeles

    He was gunned down while sitting in a Nissan at East Marcelle Street and South Long Beach Boulevard at around 2:30 a.m, a Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department spokesman said.

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  14. Thomas Fallo era ends at El Camino CollegeRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2015 | Easy Reader News

    El Camino College President Thomas Fallo, who shepherded the school through its first two large bond measures and the rescue of a foundering Compton Community College, will retire at the end of January 2016. South Park began its transition into a more natural setting this month, as construction crews broke ground on a long-planned renovation of the four-and-a-half acre park in the south part of Hermosa Beach along Valley Drive.

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  15. UPDATED: Former Rap Mogul 'Suge' Knight Hospitalized Following Trial OrderRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 16, 2015 | Patch.com

    Former rap mogul Marion "Suge" Knight was ordered today to stand trial on murder, attempted murder and hit-and-run charges for allegedly running down two men in Compton with his pickup, killing one and injuring the other. Los Angeles Superior Court Judge Ronald S. Coen -- who reduced Knight's bail from $25 million to $10 million -- said he found "sufficient evidence" to require Knight to stand trial on one felony count each of murder, attempted murder and hit-and-run for allegedly killing 55-year-old Terry Carter and injuring Cle "Bone" Sloan, 51, on Jan. 29 in the parking lot of Tam's Burgers in the 1200 block of West Rosecrans Avenue.

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  16. Suge Knight: Key Hearing In Murder Case Continues ThursdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 16, 2015 | My FOX LA

    A court hearing to determine if former rap mogul Marion "Suge'' Knight should stand trial on murder and other charges for allegedly running down two men in a Compton parking lot, killing one of them, will continue Thursday. RELATED Suge Knight: A History Of Entertainment And Trouble With The Law Knight, 49, is charged with murder, attempted murder and two counts of hit-and-run for allegedly injuring Cle "Bone'' Sloan, 51, and killing 55-year-old Terry Carter on Jan. 29 in the parking lot of Tam's Burgers in the 1200 block of West Rosecrans Avenue.

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  17. Man allegedly run over by a Sugea Knight says hea s a no snitchaRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2015 | Redlands Daily Facts

    A man who was run over and seriously injured in a Compton parking lot, allegedly by Marion “Suge” Knight, insisted Monday he remembers little about the confrontation and said he would not be used as a “snitch” to put the former rap mogul behind bars. “I'm no snitch and I will not be made to be a snitch,” Cle “Bone” Sloan testified during a preliminary hearing for Knight, who is charged with murder, attempted murder and two counts of hit-and-run for allegedly injuring Sloan and killing 55-year-old Terry Carter.

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  18. 'I'm no snitch': Man reportedly run over by Marion 'Suge' Knight...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2015 | The Wave

    Marion "Suge" Knight appears for a hearing at the Clara Shortridge Foltz Criminal Justice Center on March 9 in Los Angeles. The hearing was scheduled to determine if the two criminal cases against Knight, one for murder and attempted murder when Knight allegedly ran over two men in a Compton parking lot after an argument and another case involving an alleged robbery and criminal threats to a photographer in Beverly Hills, should be moved to the downtown Los Angeles courthouse.

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  19. 'Suge' Knight Appears In Court For Preliminary Hearing In Murder TrialRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2015 | CBS Local

    LOS ANGELES - Former rap mogul Marion "Suge" Knight Monday appeared in court for a preliminary hearing in the murder case filed against him. According to the Los Angeles County District Attorney's Office, Knight, 49, has been charged with murder, attempted murder and two hit-and-run counts for allegedly running down two men in Compton near the set of Universal Pictures' "Straight Outta Compton."

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  20. Man allegedly run over by a Sugea Knight says he wona t be a a snitchaRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2015 | Press-Telegram

    ... (Kevork Djansezian/Pool Photo via AP, File) LOS ANGELES - A man who was run over and seriously injured in a Compton parking lot, allegedly by Marion “Suge” Knight, insisted today he remembers little about the confrontation and said he ...

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