Lorri Galloway

District Attorney Clears Anaheim Cop In Shooting of Gang Member

Yesterday, the OC District Attorney cleared Anaheim Police Officer Nick Bennallack of any wrong-doing in the July 2012 shooting of gang member Manuel “Stomper” Diaz. The OC Register reports: Officer Nick Bennallack was on a gang-enforcement patrol in the Anna Drive neighborhood on the afternoon of July 21 when he pulled up to a small group of men. Manuel Diaz, 25, ...

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OC Weekly Does Hatchet Job On Kris Murray. What A Shock.

OC Weekly Editor-in-Chief Gustavo Arellano published a post today about Anaheim Councilwoman Kris Murray that was a real hatchet job. What a shock. And he gets it wrong. Again, what a shock. Let’s review Arellano’s parade of errors: “Take a recent move by Murray that switched out her delegates on an Anaheim advisory committee to determine whether the city should have district ...

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More Demolition Of Myth-Making About Talley’s Departure

Gabriel San Roman of the OC Weekly has published a story taking aim at the myth being spun by the usual suspects — Vern Nelson, the Take Back Anaheim crowd, Los Amigos — that Cristina Talley was a sort of Latina Joan of Arc pushed out by a sinister council majority in retribution for speaking out on behalf of la ...

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What Brian Chuchua Didn’t Tell Atlas PAC

I saw a post over at OC Political entitled “Atlas PAC Endorsed Candidates Make Their Final Push.” For readers unfamiliar with Atlas PAC, it is a conservative group committed to “individual liberty, free enterprise, limited and fair taxation and limited government regulation.” I didn’t know until reading the post that Atlas PAC, like the OC Republican Party, endorsed Brian Chuchua for ...

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Former Councilman Frank Feldhaus Withdraws Endorsement of Kring

Former Anaheim Councilman Frank Feldhaus has pulled his endorsement of council candidate Lucille Kring (with whom he served on the council from 1998 to 2002). The reason: Kring’s changing her position on the “Take Back Anaheim” initiative, a ballot-box budgeting measure that would take one specific revenue stream — the transient occupancy tax — and require a city-wide vote on its ...

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Riots Cost Anaheim More Than Just $1.7 Million In Police O.T.

According to the OC Register, dealing with the summer riots in Anaheim cost $1.7 million in police overtime. “The Police Department spent $1.7 million on officer overtime during a four-week stretch when people took to the streets to protest two fatal shootings by police and long-simmering political frustration over the summer. The department deployed SWAT officers, mounted patrols, detectives and ...

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Galloway Pulls Anti-Circus Ordinance…But Council Meeting Was Still A Circus

Mere minutes before the start of last night’s Anaheim City Council meeting, Councilwoman Lorri Galloway’s colleagues learned she would pull her proposed ordinance to ban circus animals from city soil. Her target was Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus, which has the temerity to entertain children and their parents with exotic animals like elephants and tigers, all while making…wait ...

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