12Jan

Board Passes Supervisor Hahn’s Motion to Address County Cyberattack Readiness

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE January 10, 2017 Contact: Liz Odendahl lodendahl@bos.lacounty.gov (213) 379-6301 Los Angeles, CA—Today, the Los Angeles Board of Supervisors unanimously approved Supervisor Janice Hahn’s motion to study the County’s cybersecurity preparedness. Her motion comes after recent news that LA County employees had been the target of a phishing attack. “Cyberattacks are not going […]

20Dec

Hahn and Solis Create Legal Aid Fund for Immigrants Facing Deportation

LOS ANGELES- Today, Supervisors Janice Hahn and Hilda Solis offered a motion they have coauthored to create a fund to provide legal representation for Los Angeles County undocumented immigrants who are facing deportation but are unable to afford a lawyer. “Undocumented immigrants facing deportation proceedings find themselves in terrifying circumstances that could alter the rest […]

20Dec

Hahn Instructs LA County to File Lawsuit against Chromium 6 Emitting Company in Paramount

Los Angeles, CA—Today, Supervisor Janice Hahn (District 4) instructed the Office of the County Counsel to file a public nuisance lawsuit against Anaplex, a metal plating business in the city of Paramount.  The County’s Department of Public Health determined Anaplex to be emitting unsafe levels of chromium 6, a known human carcinogen. The lawsuit will […]