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Diverse allies are preparing for trial to preserve history and green space at El Pueblo’s Father Serra Park. Learn more about the struggle to protect the historical integrity and green space of Father Serra Park here.

Fight planned over war memorial in LA

Los Angeles Times – Seema Mehta – ?5 hours ago?Critics file lawsuit, saying the tribute to Medal of Honor recipients does not belong at a downtown park considered to be the city’s birthplace. 

War memorial at LA historic site draws lawsuit

San Jose Mercury News – Jacob Adelman – ?Dec 3, 2009?
LOS ANGELES—An advocacy group accused officials Thursday of failing to obtain proper approvals when they allowed crews to begin 

War memorial at LA historical site draws lawsuit

San Jose Mercury News – Jacob Adelman – ?Dec 3, 2009?
LOS ANGELES—An advocacy group has sued the city of Los Angeles over a war memorial being built at a city-owned historical site. 

Battling LA Histories at Father Serra Park: Who Screwed Up?
Witness LA, December 4, 2009

Lawsuit Filed to Halt Memorial

LA Downtown News Online – Richard Guzmán – ?8 hours ago?
DOWNTOWN LOS ANGELES -Just before a $1 million monument in honor of Congressional Medal of Honor winners is to be unveiled, 

Lawsuit Filed Over War Memorial at Downtown’s El Pueblo

Curbed (blog) – ?10 hours ago?
The City Project site has been detailing various efforts to stop the construction of a war memorial at the El Pueblo site in downtown, and today a lawsuit 

Group Suing To Stop Construction At LA’s Birthplace

LA Weekly – Dennis Romero – ?Dec 4, 2009?
?A parks, recreation and transit advocacy group has sued the city of Los Angeles to stop construction of a war 

Dec 3, 2009  Memorial would alter parts of the El Pueblo de Los Angeles site that have important historical connections to the city’s Native American
content.usatoday.net/dist/custom/gci/InsidePage.aspx?cId… – Cached

The Los Angeles Pulse on Real Estate:
Lawsuit Filed Over War Memorial at Downtown’s El Pueblo

The City Project site has been detailing various efforts to stop the construction of a war memorial at the El Pueblo site in downtown, and today a lawsuit was filed against the city by three different groups, including the nonprofit El Pueblo Park Association and a Tongva Indian group . . .

Santa Maria Times
War memorial at LA historic site draws lawsuit

An advocacy group accused officials Thursday of failing to obtain proper approvals when they allowed crews to begin work on a memorial to war heroes at a downtown site recognized as Los Angeles’ historic birthplace.

  1. El Pueblo War Memorial Work to Proceed :: blogdowntown

    El Pueblo War Memorial Work to Proceed. By Eric Richardson Published: Monday, December 07, 2009, at 04:15PM. IMGP0376 Ed Fuentes [Flickr] 
    blogdowntown.com/…/4912-elpueblowarmemorial-work-to-proceed – Cached
  2. Lawsuit Filed Over War Memorial at Downtown’s El Pueblo – News

    Dec 4, 2009  Lawsuit Filed Over War Memorial at Downtown’s El Pueblo – The City Project site has been detailing various efforts to stop the construction 
    lablips.dailyradar.com/…/lawsuit-filed-over-warmemorial-at-downtown-s-el/ – Cached
  3. El Pueblo Historic Monument news in Los Angeles, CA | Outside.in 

    El Pueblo War Memorial Work to Proceed · blogdowntown: Life in Downtown Los Angeles (Stories+Headlines) — December 08, 2009 
    outside.in/los…ca/…/El%20Pueblo%20Historic%20Monument – 23 hours ago
  4. Judge Rejects Motion To Halt Work On War Memorial – cbs2.com

    Dec 7, 2009  The City Project’s lawsuit claims that the war memorial would change parts of the El Pueblo site, which has historic connections to several 
    cbs2.com/local/war.memorial.Los.2.1355203.html – Cached
  5. Judge rejects motion to stop LA war memorial work – California 

    Dec 7, 2009  War memorial at LA historical site draws lawsuit  recipients at the El Pueblo de Los Angeles Historical Monument without receiving proper approvals.  The group’s lawsuit says the memorial alters parts of the El 
    www.fresnobee.com/state/story/1739105.html – Cached
  6. Judge Denies Request to Halt Construction of L.A. War Memorial

    Dec 8, 2009  Judge Denies Request to Halt Construction of LA War Memorial argues that the memorial alters parts of the El Pueblo site with historic 
    www.foxnews.com/story/0,2933,579669,00.html – 52 minutes ago – Cached
  7. Judge rejects motion to stop LA war memorial work – San Diego 6

    The group’s lawsuit argues that the memorial alters parts of the El Pueblo site with historic connections to the several of the city’s ethnic communities. 
    www.sandiego6.com/…warmemorial…/lPpM5vQu8kaegEOH3YeyUA.cspx – Cached

    Dec 7, 2009  The construction of a war memorial in downtown LA can continue,  The lawsuit claimed the memorial alters parts of the El Pueblo site, 
    abclocal.go.com/kabc/story?section=news/local/los_angeles… – Cached

    An advocacy group has sued the city of Los Angeles over a war memorial being  on the memorial to Congressional Medal of Honor recipients at the El Pueblo
    www.kget.com/…/Warmemorial…/c8vPDzSLUkW3_0OaSZ4PyA.cspx – Cached

    Dec 7, 2009  Article:Judge rejects motion to stop LA war memorial lawsuit argues that the memorial alters parts of the El Pueblo site with historic 
    www.sfgate.com/cgi-bin/article.cgi?f=/n/a/2009/12/07/state/… – Cached

    Dec 8, 2009  on the site of El Pueblo de Los Angeles has been rejecte.  Memorial Day dates back to Civil War veterans is an interesting May 25, 
    www.uslaw.com/law_blogs/?item=660046 – 42 minutes ago

    Dec 7, 2009  Judge denies request to stop war memorial construction in LA  argues that the memorial alters parts of the El Pueblo site with historic 
    blogs.pe.com/news/digest/2009/12/judge-denies-request-to-stop-w.html

    War memorial at LA historical site draws lawsuit  started work on the memorial to Congressional Medal of Honor recipients at the El Pueblo de Los Angeles 
    www.fox11az.com/internal?st=print&id=78477567&path=/… – Cached

    Dec 7, 2009  Judge rejects motion to stop LA war memorial work.  The group’s lawsuit says the memorial alters parts of the El Pueblo site with historic connections to several Los Angeles ethnic communities. 
    www.mymotherlode.com/…/Judge-rejects-motion-to-stop-LA-warmemorial– work.html –Cached

    Dec 7, 2009  comJudge rejects motion to stop LA war memorial work  lawsuit argues that the memorial alters parts of the El Pueblo site with historic 
    www.cbs8.com/Global/story.asp?S=11635270

    Dec 7, 2009  Judge rejects motion to stop LA war memorial work. The Associated Press The group’s lawsuit says the memorial alters parts of the El Pueblo site with historic connections to several Los Angeles ethnic communities. 
    www.insidebayarea.com/california/ci_13948492 – 23 hours ago

    Dec 8, 2009  War memorial site suit rejected. The lawsuit filed by the City Project objecting to construction on the site of El Pueblo de Los Angeles has 
    www.lalegalpad.com/…/warmemorial-site-suit-rejected.html – 10 hours ago

    War memorial site suit rejected. The lawsuit filed by the City Project objecting to construction on the site of El Pueblo de Los Angeles has been rejected 
    www.abajournal.com/blawg/la_legal_pad/

    Dec 4, 2009  Lawsuit challenges building of war memorial Congressional Medal of Honor Memorial would alter parts of the El Pueblo de Los Angeles site 
    www.lalegalpad.com/ – Similar

    Dec 7, 2009  Judge rejects motion to stop LA war memorial work. (Published December 07, 2009) . LOS ANGELES —. ADVERTISEMENT 
    www.fortmilltimes.com/124/v-all_comments/story/910372.html – Cached

    Dec 7, 2009  Judge rejects motion to stop LA war memorial work. (Published December 07, 2009) . LOS ANGELES —. ADVERTISEMENT 
    www.fortmilltimes.com/124/v-all_comments/story/910372.html – Cached