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New York Times Bestselling Author Steve Hodel

Archive for October 2010

Innocence Project Headlines Three Important Wrongful Conviction Stories – "Conviction" and PBS Frontline's- "Arson & Injustice": The Cameron Todd Willingham Story Are MUST SEES

“Conviction”- The Movie, PBS Frontline’s, “Arson & Injustice”: The Cameron Todd Willingham Story, documenting the wrongful conviction and execution of an innocent man and “Compensating the Innocent”, the freeing of Alan Newton, who served 27 years for a rape he did not commit and was recently awarded 18.5 million dollars (the highest award ever given to a wrongfully convicted…

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LAPD Hollywood Division 20th Anniversary Memorial for D3 Russ Kuster and Six Brother Officers

OCTOBER 9, 2010 LAPD HOLLYWOOD DIVISION CEREMONY MARK’S 20TH ANNIVERSARY OF DET3 RUSS KUSTER’S MURDER BAGPIPES AND LAPD HELICOPTERS FLY-BY HONORS FALLEN HEROES    HOLLYWOOD DIVISION – 7 OFFICERS REMEMBERED In a morning service attended by LAPD brass, Mayor Villaraigosa, the slain officer’s family and friends, as well as many of their ex-partners, seven fallen officers were honored at a…

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John Lenorak Farrow Dies At 64

JOHN LENORAK FARROW    1946-2010 Sad news to report. I received an e-mail yesterday from the wife of John Lenorak Farrow, informing me of his passing last Saturday. John was in Fort Bragg, California and died suddenly from an unexpected heart attack. He leaves behind his wife, and two daughters. For those of you that are familiar with my investigation, it…

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130 Attend Black Dahlia PowerPoint Talk at Whittier Library

I want to thank Librarian,Venus Brown and her support staff  for their excellent coordination and support at my Black Dahlia PowerPoint presentation on Tuesday, October 12 at the Whittier Public Library. Great turnout! 130 attended the 90-minute event which included a post lecture Q&A.  

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Mike Hodel To Compete As Contestant On Alex Trebek's JEOPARDY QUIZ SHOW – Thurs Oct 7th

File Under “Proud Papa” Category Not only did I name my eldest son, Michael Sean Hodel in honor of my older brother, his uncle Mike, but he also lucked out and got his BRAINS. My son returned from a vacation in Europe this summer to happily discover that he had been selected to be a contestant on Alex Trebek’s JEOPARDY SHOW. Mike’s  show will…

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