Archive for April 27th, 2011

InlandPolitics: District Attorney handled Derry investigation

Wednesday, April 27, 2011 – 08:10 p.m.

Why all the effort to make it look like Attorney General Kamala Harris handled the investigation leading to the charges filed against San Bernardino County Third District Supervisor Neil Derry?

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InlandPolitics: It only took a few hours

Wednesday, April 27, 2011 – 02:45 p.m.

The ink wasn’t even dry on the ‘filed’ stamp affixed to the criminal complaint against San Bernardino County Third District Supervisor Neil Derry before the recanting started.

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InlandPolitics: So Granlund was right

Granlund

 

Wednesday, April 27, 2011 – 02:30 p.m.

It looks like Brett Granlund was correct after all.

San Bernardino County Third District Supervisor Neil Derry was going to be charged.

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The PE: Neil Derry charged in corruption case

Neil Derry and Bill Postmus

 

10:44 PM PDT on Tuesday, April 26, 2011

The Press-Enterprise

Special Section S.B. County Probe

PDF: Charges against Neil Derry

PDF: Declaration in support of the complaint

San Bernardino County Supervisor Neil Derry is accused of laundering campaign contributions through a political action committee controlled by former Assessor Bill Postmus, according to a felony complaint filed Tuesday.

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The Sun: Derry faces state charges

Supervisor accused of hiding campaign donation
Joe Nelson, Staff Writer
Posted: 04/26/2011 10:33:07 PM PDT

The state Attorney General’s Office on Tuesday filed criminal charges against San Bernardino County Supervisor Neil Derry, accusing him of laundering a campaign contribution through a political action committee controlled by former county Assessor Bill Postmus.

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The Sun: Derry waged campaign to weed out corruption

Supervisor now facing charges
Josh Dulaney, Staff Writer
Posted: 04/26/2011 10:33:08 PM PDT

Supervisor Neil Derry, who faces felony charges for allegedly laundering a campaign contribution, is a former U.S. Marine and Desert Storm veteran who first charged into public office by taking nearly 70 percent of the vote in the 2001 race for San Bernardino’s 4th Ward City Council seat.

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The Sun: San Bernardino’s first black councilwoman dies

James Rufus Koren, Staff Writer
Posted: 04/26/2011 10:34:23 PM PDT

SAN BERNARDINO – Valerie Pope- Ludlam, who was the first black woman elected to the City Council and later pleaded guilty to taking bribes from a developer, has died. She was 78.

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DailyBulletin: CVUSD faces huge shortfall

$66.5M by ’13 now possible
Neil Nisperos, Staff Writer
Created: 04/26/2011 10:36:33 PM PDT

CHINO – Chino Valley Unified may face a nightmarish $66.5 million deficit in three years, according to a possible scenario presented to school board members at a recent budget meeting.

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Qunicey

 

Sandra Emerson, Staff Writer
Created: 04/26/2011 03:40:06 PM PDT

UPLAND – The City Council will hold a special meeting on May 4 regarding City Manager Robb Quincey’s employment.

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DailyBulletin: Upland mulls new methods to pick panels

Finances, ethics also discussed
Sandra Emerson, Staff Writer
Created: 04/26/2011 06:28:14 PM PDT

UPLAND – Two members of the City Council will review the way the council selects members of city commissions and committees.

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10:00 PM PDT on Tuesday, April 26, 2011

By BRIAN ROKOS
The Press-Enterprise

The San Bernardino City Council on Tuesday took a step toward eliminating three commissions that were characterized as inactive or having fulfilled their purpose.

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