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June 10, 2008: Sheriff Carona’s Trial Date

So in 8 months time, we’ll have the trial of the century in OC; Peggy Lowe is reporting that the Caronas are being told to stay away from many friends who may be called as witnesses. So how long until the Flash Report opines on the Sheriff, the charges and the trial date? How long…

Sheriff Carona speaks to Full Disclosure Network

H/T to Tin Star Blog. Shortly after the federal indictment was made public, Orange County Sheriff Michael Carona took a sixty day leave of absence from his office to focus his attention to preparing and assisting with his defense. Sheriff Carona gave an in depth interview about his decision to temporarily leave the day-to-day duties…

Santiago Canyon: “Recall Bill Campbell”

I have family visiting from out of state and their neighbors wanted photos of the damage caused by the recent wildfire in Santiago Canyon.  So, we hopped down to Santiago Canyon to see it for ourselves.  I didn’t have my camera with me, but some residents there are none too pleased with Supervisor Bill Campbell. …

Don’t put a condom there!

  Student journalists collaborated with the student health center at Cal State Fullerton to market a special condom-stuffed issue of The Daily Titan on November 14th that they promoted using a stick-figure poster to encourage Titans to have safe sex.  CSUF students will only be receiving news when they open up the paper on the…

Peace Officer Code of Ethics

This is the all time best post I have ever read from Steven Greenhut on Orange Punch. It ran yesterday and I missed it.  So I’m glad I scrolled down and found it. I wonder if this oath applies to all of Carona’s friends who also carry a badge, because if it does and others…

The Elephant in the Room

With the County Board of Supervisors rejecting a proposal today that would allow them to remove a public official from office for a variety of reason (oh, like say a federal corruption indictment), I got a tad excited when I saw a link to this on the Flash Report. I clicked through only to be…