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Former Rep. Katie Hill says it's 'gross' to think that Matt Gaetz defended her to possibly cover up for 'his own indiscretions'

Rep. Matt Gaetz of Florida (L) and former Rep. Katie Hill of California (R). Drew Angerer/Michael Brochstein/SOPA Images/LightRocket via Getty Images Former Rep. Katie Hill had nude photos of her leaked without consent and Rep. Matt Gaetz defended her. Gaetz is now implicated in a sex trafficking probe and other allegations of sexual misconduct. Hill says now his defense of her feels "gross" and that she questions his motives. See more stories on Insider's business page. When Democrati...
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'I think it's gross': Katie Hill on Gaetz using her name in op-ed

Former California Democratic Congresswoman Katie Hill, who resigned amid allegations of inappropriate relationships with campaign staffers, reacts to Florida Republican Rep. Matt Gaetz invoking her name in an op-ed he wrote declaring he would not resign over allegations of violating sex trafficking laws -- claims that he denies.
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Ex-Rep. Katie Hill loses lawsuit against Daily Mail for publishing nude photos of her, accuses judge of thinking 'revenge porn is free speech'

Then-Rep. Katie Hill answers questions from reporters at the Capitol following her final speech on the floor of the House of Representatives on Oct. 31, 2019. Win McNamee/Getty Images A judge dismissed Katie Hill's lawsuit against the Daily Mail over the outlet publishing nude photos of her. The judge ruled that the photos were a matter of public concern. Hill's attorney said they intend on appealing the case. The former congresswoman accused the judge of thinking "revenge porn is ...
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Judge Tosses Former Rep. Katie Hill’s Suit Against Tabloid

A lawsuit by former U.S. Rep. Katie Hill against the Daily Mail was dismissed by a judge who said the tabloid was protected under the First Amendment when it published nude photos of her.
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Judge dismisses ex-Rep. Katie Hill’s nude photo claim against Daily Mail, citing First Amendment

By BILL HETHERMAN | City News Service LOS ANGELES — A judge cited First Amendment grounds Wednesday in dismissing the Daily Mail as a defendant in former Rep. Katie Hill’s revenge porn suit, which stems from the unauthorized publication of nude images of her. The Daily Mail’s website in October 2019 published nude photos of Hill taken by her former spouse, Kenneth Heslep, according to the former congresswoman’s Los Angeles Superior Court lawsuit, which was filed Dec. 22 and alleges state Civil C...
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Biden announces US has administered 150m Covid vaccine doses – as it happened

Biden urges seniors to ‘get vaccinated now’ before all Americans become eligible on 19 AprilPolice say suspect dead after shooting at Fort Detrick, MarylandOfficer Billy Evans, who died on Friday, to lie in honor at CapitolHow far-right Oath Enforcers plan to harass political enemies 12.58am BST – Joan E Greve and Maanvi Singh 12.45am BST Matt Gaetz, the Florida Republican congressman who is being investigated over child sex trafficking charges, and who reportedly shared nude pictures o...
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Katie Hill talks friendship with Matt Gaetz, wants him 'held responsible'

Former “throuple” Rep. Katie Hill is calling on former friend and colleague Rep. Matt Gaetz to be “held responsible” if “there is even a...
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"To me, this is something you do, ideally, zero times. You never experience the impulse to do it, and you lead a pleasant life."

"You travel. You eat lunchmeat sandwiches. Maybe you do a marathon, or climb something. You lead a blithe existence for many decades, you die in your bed in your mid-nineties surrounded by your cherished relatives, and in all that time, you never walk up to a colleague on the floor of the House of Representatives and out of nowhere present him with a nude photograph of someone you claim to have had sex with. But if you can’t do it zero times, then ideally it happens only once. It happens only on...
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Rep. Katie Hill Calls Out Rep. Matt Gaetz’s Hypocrisy Following Sexual Misconduct Allegations

"If true, Matt had engaged in the very practice he'd defended me from," the former congresswoman wrote for Vanity Fair.
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Former Rep. Katie Hill says Matt Gaetz should resign if there's 'even a fraction of truth' to sex-trafficking reports

WASHINGTON, DC - OCTOBER 31: Rep. Katie Hill (D-CA) answers questions from reporters at the U.S. Capitol following her final speech on the floor of the House of Representatives October 31, 2019 in Washington, DC. Hill announced she is resigning from Congress in the midst of an ethics probe regarding allegations she engaged in a relationship with a staff member, and the release of intimate photographs. Win McNamee/Getty Images Katie Hill is calling on Matt Gaetz to resign if there's any...
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'Throuple' pol Katie Hill 'nauseated' by Matt Gaetz nude-pics allegations

Former “throuple” pol Katie Hill says she is “depressed” and “nauseated” by reports that US Rep. Matt Gaetz shared nude photos of his...
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'Depressed, anxious, nauseated': Katie Hill reacts to allegations that Matt Gaetz shared nude images of women on the House floor

Rep. Matt Gaetz of Florida and former Rep. Katie Hill of California. Drew Angerer/Michael Brochstein/SOPA Images/LightRocket via Getty Images Former Rep. Katie Hill said on Saturday that she felt "nauseated" after the Matt Gaetz allegations. Hill was forced to resign in October 2019 after the Daily Mail published nude images of her. Gaetz has been accused of showing his colleagues in the House nude images of women. See more stories on Insider's business page. Former Democratic Rep. Kat...
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'Depressed, anxious, nauseated': Katie Hill reacts to allegations Matt Gaetz shared nude images of women on House floor

Rep. Matt Gaetz of Florida (L) and former Rep. Katie Hill of California (R). Drew Angerer/Michael Brochstein/SOPA Images/LightRocket via Getty Images Former Rep. Katie Hill said Saturday she felt "nauseated" following the Matt Gaetz allegations. Hill was forced to resign in October 2019 after nude images of her were published by the DailyMail. Gaetz has been accused of showing his colleagues nude images of women on the House floor. See more stories on Insider's business page. Former De...
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Santa Clarita Democrat Christy Smith announces another run for Congress

SANTA CLARITA — Former Assemblywoman Christy Smith, a Democrat from Santa Clarita, announced Wednesday that she will challenge Republican Rep. Mike Garcia in the 2022 midterm election for Garcia’s 25th Congressional District seat. It will be Round 3 between Smith and Garcia, with Garcia winning both previous encounters. The former fighter pilot and defense contractor executive beat Smith last spring in a special election for the seat vacated when Democrat Katie Hill resigned following a controve...
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Experts say Katie Hill's lawsuit against media outlets that published 'revenge porn' probably won't stand in court

Rep. Katie Hill (D-CA) answers questions from reporters at the U.S. Capitol following her final speech on the floor of the House of Representatives October 31, 2019 in Washington, DC. Win McNamee/Getty Images Katie Hill is suing her ex-husband and media outlets over nude photos of her they published. The judge will likely strike The Daily Mail and RedState as defendants, per a draft decision Insider obtained. Experts say the case against Hill's estranged husband still has good chances....
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Judge in Katie Hill suit over nude photos in Daily Mail is leaning toward dismissing the case

LOS ANGELES — A judge said Wednesday that she was inclined to dismiss on First Amendment grounds part of a defamation suit by former Rep. Katie Hill concerning a reporter who co-authored a story featuring nude photos of Hill with a female campaign staff member and holding a bong appearing to contain marijuana. Los Angeles Superior Court Judge Yolanda Orozco said she will instead wait until April 8 to hear a motion filed late Tuesday by Hill’s attorneys to reopen discovery and conduct a short dep...
Tags: Politics, Lawsuit, News, Congress, California, California News, Los Angeles, Sport, Soccer, Long Beach, Pasadena, Smith, Ventura County, Garcia, Hill, Los Angeles Superior Court


Coronavirus tracker: California reported 4,389 new cases, 278 new deaths as of March 2

The end-of-day totals from California public health websites for Tuesday, March 2, registered 4,389 new cases of the coronavirus, bringing the total number of cases there have been in the state to 3,553,920. The 14-day total of new cases, 5,381, is down 87.3% from the Jan. 1 high of 42,268. There were 278 new deaths reported Tuesday, for a total of 52,777 people in California who have died from the virus. There were 5,110 hospitalizations of people with coronavirus-related infections reported on...
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L.A. County detects more UK variant and now Brazil mutation

L.A. County laboratories have identified nine more cases of the U.K. coronavirus variant this week and the first case of the Brazilian variant, according to Public Health Director Barbara Ferrer on Wednesday, March 3. Roughly 400 sequences have been sampled in LA County since Jan. 1. Among them, 27 cases of the UK variant were discovered, no cases of the South African variant, 239 cases of the California variant and one case of the Brazilian variant. The limited number of sequences tested led of...
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Former Rep. Katie Hill, ex-husband hope to settle restraining order spat

LOS ANGELES — Lawyers for former Rep. Katie Hill and her ex-husband told a Los Angeles judge Wednesday, March 3, they remain hopeful of settling her allegations of harassment and years of abuse, but they still asked that the groundwork be laid for a possible trial of whether Hill’s stay-away order should be extended. The attorneys for Hill and Kenneth Heslep said that if the case is tried, it will likely take four to five days. In response, Los Angeles Superior Court Judge Lawrence Riff ordered ...
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Jobless benefits run out as Trump resists signing relief bill

WASHINGTON — Millions of Americans lost their unemployment coverage Saturday as President Donald Trump resisted signing a sweeping $900 billion aid package until lawmakers more than tripled the size of relief checks, putting the fate of the measure in limbo. Trump’s resistance to signing the bill risks leaving millions of unemployed Americans without crucial benefits, jeopardizes other critical assistance for businesses and families set to lapse at the end of the year, and raises the possibility...
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She just wanted her Woodland Hills pub to survive. Then her video became a political talking point.

By Karen Heller, Washington Post She moved to Los Angeles to become — what else?— an actor. Then dabbled in real estate. Studied to become a dental tech. But Angela Marsden has spent her life in restaurants since she was a teenager in Fort Wayne, Ind., serving coffee at Bob’s Big Boy and working the drive-through at Dairy Queen. “I kept chasing the dreams for this and that, when I was happiest working restaurants,” says Marsden, 48. This and that fell by the wayside. Working restaurants became h...
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Trump pardons ex-campaign chairman Manafort, Roger Stone, son-in-law’s father

By Eric Tucker | The Associated Press President Donald Trump on Wednesday issued pardons and sentence commutations for 29 people, including former campaign chairman Paul Manafort and Charles Kushner, the father of his son-in-law, in the latest burst of clemency in his final weeks at the White House. The actions bring to nearly 50 the number of people whom Trump in the last two days has granted clemency either by pardoning them or by commuting their sentences. The pardons of Manafort and Roger St...
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Pfizer to supply US with additional 100 million COVID-19 vaccine doses

By JONATHAN LEMIRE and RICARDO ALONSO-ZALDIVAR | Associated Press WASHINGTON — Pfizer and BioNTech will supply the U.S. with an additional 100 million doses of their COVID-19 vaccine under a second agreement. The drugmakers said Wednesday that they expect to deliver all the doses by July 31. Pfizer already has a contract to supply the government with 100 million doses of its vaccine, which requires two doses per patient. Under the nearly $2 billion deal announced Wednesday, the companies will de...
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Newsom introduces history-making appointees Padilla and Weber – and their ‘American dream’ stories

“¡Muchísimas Gracias!” It was a thank you in Spanish from Alex Padilla, a Latino Californian headed to the U.S. Senate. Padilla was raised by immigrants in blue-collar Pacoima. Then came another thank you from Shirley Weber, on her way to becoming the state’s top elections official, the first Black Californian to ascend to the role. She might not have ever landed in the Golden State if her father wasn’t fleeing from an Arkansas lynch mob. The ink was still drying Wednesday on Gov. Gavin Newsom’s...
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LASD announces COVID-19 death of deputy

The Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department on Tuesday announced the passing of a deputy after battling COVID-19. The Sheriff’s Department announced the death of 20-year veteran Timothy Tellez of LASD’s Parks Bureau. Today, we @LASDHQ received devastating news regarding one of our own. Deputy Timothy Tellez, a 20 year veteran, assigned to @ParksLASD succumbed to his battle with COVID-19. Please keep his family and loved ones in your thoughts and prayers, he will be deeply missed. #COVID19 pic.t...
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Former Rep. Katie Hill Sues Ex-Husband, Media Outlets Over ‘Nonconsensual Porn’

Hill argues in the lawsuit that the Daily Mail and RedState don't have the right to “sexually degrade" public officials.
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How will L.A. County police, fire agencies get vaccinated? They’ll enlist their own, including search-and-rescue paramedics

As COVID-19 infections surge across the region, Los Angeles County’s law enforcement and fire agencies are trying to figure out how they’ll distribute tens of thousands of vaccines to their employees on the front lines responding to the pandemic. For now, they’ll have to wait until after emergency room nurses and doctors are vaccinated first — the L.A. County Department of Public Health through its guidelines is prioritizing health care workers, as well as the huge population of elderly people l...
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Former Rep. Katie Hill sues ex-husband, Daily Mail, RedState.com after publication of nude photos

LOS ANGELES — Former Rep. Katie Hill filed court papers Tuesday, Nov. 22, against her ex-husband, the Daily Mail and RedState.com stemming from the unauthorized publication of nude images of her. The Daily Mail in 2019 published nude photos of Hill taken by her former spouse, Kenneth Heslep, according to the former congresswoman’s still unofficial Los Angeles Superior Court lawsuit, which alleges state Civil Code violations and intentional infliction of emotional distress. She’s seeking unspecif...
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Former Rep. Katie Hill sues ex-husband, Daily Mail, & Redstate for 'nonconsensual porn'

Former congresswoman Katie Hill filed a lawsuit in Los Angeles on Tuesday that claims ex-husband and the owners of Redstate.com and the Daily Mail distributed sexual images of her that amounted to "nonconsensual porn." The suit claims the outlets did not have a "carte blanche right" under the First Amendment to "sexually degrade and expose public officials." — Read the rest
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Based on election results, you can throw out those old stereotypes

In another year when conventional thinking has taken a beating, voters in the 2020 election upended political norms and conventions. Many political professionals who expected a Blue Wave were surprised — no, shocked — because if there’s one cardinal rule in California politics, it’s that large turnout elections benefit Democrats. Yet, despite Joe Biden beating President Donald Trump by 5.1 million votes in a record turnout year in California, Republicans managed to flip three congressional seats...
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