Long battle ends in eviction for beloved downtown theater troupe
It's not like the troupe was without its own friends in high places. Last year, Tom Gilmore had threatened legal action if things didn't go his way.
This is the city: Los Angeles, California. I work here. I'm an ex-mayor. Los Angeles is a magnet for people from all over the world. Some of them run for public office. Inevitably some of them stray from the golden rule and rule for those that have the gold. That's when I go to work. My name is Yorty. I'm a dead pol.