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  1. School Assistant Barricaded StudentRead the original story w/Photo

    13 min ago | NBC New York

    An after-school assistant in California was arrested after some bizarre behavior, including barricading several students into a classroom, taking off her clothes and upending desks, according San Diego County Sheriff's officials. At about 4 p.m. Wednesday, Linda Lira, 31, started acting strangely at Lemon Grove Academy and shut herself into a room with students.

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  2. Staffer Booked Into Santee Lockup After Allegedly Locking Kids, Herself in Lemon Grove ClassroomRead the original story

    34 min ago | Patch.com

    A 31-year-old after-school assistant was facing felony charges of child endangerment and false imprisonment Thursday after barricading herself and students inside a Lemon Grove school classroom and then began taking off her clothes as she struggled with school staff rescuing the children. Linda Lira was working at Lemon Grove Academy at 7885 Golden Ave. just after 4 p.m. Wednesday, "when she began acting bizarre and barricaded herself and several children in a classroom," said San Diego County sheriff's Lt.

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  3. School employee accused of barricading students in classroom, undressingRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Los Angeles Times

    A 31-year-old employee of the Lemon Grove School District was arrested on suspicion of refusing to let students leave their classroom, then barricading herself in the room and taking off her clothes, according to the San Diego County Sheriff's Department. Linda Lira, an after-school assistant at the Lemon Grove Academy, a school for students from kindergarten through sixth grade, was arrested and booked into jail on 14 counts of child endangerment and 14 counts of false imprisonment.

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  4. This could be warmest March on recordRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    ... contributed to below average rainfall by blocking many of the winter storms that otherwise would drop into San Diego County. A series of storms did reach San Diego in December, generating unusually heavy rainfall. But the systems tapped a lot of ...

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  5. Moving and shaking: Combating hate, Friendship Circle and moreRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Jewish Journal

    ... fight bias and bigotry, and decrease violence were Los Angeles Police Department Detective Ross Nemeroff , San Diego County Deputy District Attorney Oscar Garcia and Long Beach Police Department's Officer Jason Lehman . The Inland Empire Joint ...

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  6. Sex offenders targeting adults could be allowed to live near schools, parksRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Inside Bay Area

    ... state Supreme Court decision that the residency rules violate the constitutional rights of sex offenders in San Diego County. The state Attorney General's Office informed the Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation that the decision should be ...

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  7. Federal Appeals Court To Reconsider California Gun RulingRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | CBS Local

    ... and runs afoul of a 2008 U.S. Supreme Court ruling. The case stems from a lawsuit filed against the San Diego County sheriff by several people who were denied a permit. C.D. Michel, an attorney for the plaintiffs, said the 9th Circuit's decision was ...

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  8. Suit: Rules restricting kids are discriminationRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | 10News

    A problem first exposed by Team 10 of HOA's and apartment complexes not letting children play outside may be even more widespread in San Diego County. Whitby said kids aren't allowed to play or be anywhere outside in the Winwood Village Complex in San Diego.

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  9. Riverside County 10th largest in nationRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | KESQ-TV Palm Desert

    ... Cook County, Illinois 5,246,456 3. Harris County, Texas 4,441,370 4. Maricopa County, Arizona 4,087,191 5. San Diego County, California 3,263,431 6. Orange County, California 3,145,515 7. Miami-Dade County, Florida 2,662,874 8. Kings County, New ...

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  10. Wary of lawsuits, Downey rolls back restrictions on sex offendersRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Downey Patriot

    The City Council on Tuesday reluctantly but unanimously voted to roll back its residency restrictions on registered sex offenders after the state Supreme Court ruled that similar restrictions in San Diego County are unconstitutional. State law already prohibits sex offenders from living within 2,000 feet of parks and schools.

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  11. California loosens sex-offender residency rulesRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | SFGate

    ... officials announced Thursday. The move comes after a state Supreme Court ruling this month affecting San Diego County, which found that "Jessica's Law" was unconstitutional and did not protect the public. In 2006, California voters approved the law ...

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  12. California to loosen ban on sex offenders living near schoolsRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | WNFL-AM Green Bay

    ... blanket application of the law to all sex offenders was unconstitutional. Although the case affected only San Diego County, California planned to change its policy throughout the state at the recommendation of the office of Attorney General Kamala ...

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  13. Court Orders Rehearing of NRA-CRPA Second Amendment Case Securing the Right to CarryRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | AmmoLand

    Just this afternoon, the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals issued the following order in the case of Peruta v. San Diego County : Upon the vote of a majority of nonrecused active judges, it is ordered that this case be reheard en banc pursuant to Federal Rule of Appellate Procedure 35 and Circuit Rule 35-3.

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  14. California loosens sex offender residency restrictionsRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | KFI

    ... the decision for individual cases. The March 2 ruling applied only to registered sex-offender parolees in San Diego County, but prison officials will apply the ruling statewide. Some local governments outside San Diego County also have begun ...

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  15. Appeals court to reconsider ruling against San Diego gun-control ruleRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Los Angeles Times

    ... decision in February 2014 by a panel of the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals that struck down a policy of the San Diego County Sheriff's Department. The department had required applicants to show "good cause" why they needed a concealed weapon permit. ...

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  16. Sex offenders targeting adults will be allowed to live near schools, parksRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Contra Costa Times

    ... Court decision ruling that the residency rules violate the constitutional rights of sex offenders in San Diego County, parole agents will now review existing parolee files over the next 60 days to determine who can be free of the strict living ...

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  17. California To Loosen Sex Offender Residency RestrictionsRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | CBS Local

    ... the decision for individual cases. The March 2 ruling applied only to registered sex-offender parolees in San Diego County, but prison officials will apply the ruling statewide. Some local governments outside San Diego County also have begun ...

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  18. California to Allow Some Sex Offenders to Live Near SchoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Bloomberg

    The California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation issued a change of policy Wednesday that will allow some sex offenders in the state to live within 2,000 feet of a school or a park, a reversal of a provision of Proposition 83, or "Jessica's Law," which voters passed in 2006. The move comes after the California Supreme Court ruled on March 2 that Jessica's Law violated the constitutional rights of parolees in San Diego county who had challenged its restrictions on where they could live.

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  19. California concealed gun ruling to be reconsideredRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Inside Bay Area

    ... with a special 11-judge panel. The order effectively scraps a February 2014 decision that invalidated the San Diego County sheriff's strict guidelines for concealed-carry gun permits. And for now the order preserves similar limits in the Bay Area ...

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  20. Man Wanted in La Jolla Country Day ThreatRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | NBC San Diego

    An arrest warrant has been issued for a man suspected of calling in a bomb threat to La Jolla Country Day School, which shut down the campus in February. The San Diego County District Attorney's office filed criminal charges against William John Cooper, 38, including one felony county of threats to a public officer and four misdemeanor counts of telephone harssment.

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