LASC ELIMINATES JOBS; HUNDREDS OF EMPLOYEES AFFECTED
LOS ANGELES -- On last week Los Angeles Superior Court made drastic reductions in state financial support for the California judicial branch force the Court by eliminating 511 budgeted positions. As a result, 539 Los Angeles Superior Court employees were be affected, including 177 employees who will be laid off. MORE>
OC BUSINESS OWNER PLEADS GUILTY TO FEDERAL TAX AND STRUCTURING VIOLATIONS
LOS ANGELES - The owner and president of a general contracting business in Orange County pleaded guilty this afternoon to cashing customer checks totaling approximately $2 million and failing to report the receipt of these payments on his income tax returns.
Manhattan District Attorney Cyrus R. Vance, Jr., recently announced the indictment of Barry Palczewski, 55, for stealing more than $1.2 million from an elderly Holocaust survivor. The defendant is charged in New York State Supreme Court with grand larceny in the first degree, forgery in the second degree, and criminal possession of a forged instrument in the second degree.
NY ACCOUNTANT CHARGED WITH STEALING MORE THAN $1.2M FROM 95-YEAR-OLD HOLOCAUST SURVIVOR