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6 LAPD employees sued the city over its COVID-19 vaccine mandate, saying it creates a’hostile work environment’

LA is requiring city employees to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 by Oct. 5, with some exemptions. Six LAPD employees are suing the city, saying the mandate violates their rights. They said it created a "hostile work environment" in the police force. LoadingSomething is loading. Six Los Angeles Police Department employees are suing the city over its vaccine mandate, whi...
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Los Angeles is pushing forward with a new law that could displace unhoused people, despite the CDC’s warning that it could lead to more COVID-19 outbreaks

A new LA law barring sitting or sleeping in the public right-of-way took effect on September 3. The law, which was ruled "unconstitutional," also goes against CDC guidance. The agency warns "Clearing encampments ... increases the potential for infectious disease spread." LoadingSomething is loading. Los Angeles is moving ahead with a new law that homelessness advocates say c...