Sunday, February 17, 2019

"The Forum's owners want to know if Inglewood's mayor has a romantic relationship with his aide"

Plans for a new L.A. Clippers arena in Inglewood have sparked a contentious legal battle between the owners of the famed Forum entertainment venue and top city leaders.


The dispute is part of a wave of litigation over the planned arena for the Clippers, which has spilled into the city’s politics. [Mayor] Butts handily won re-election last fall with extensive financial support from Clippers owner Steve Ballmer. MSG spent more than $700,000 to back an opponent.


Last year, [the executive assistant] was paid $215,856