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Ethics Officer Reveals L.A. Sheriff's Corruption & Inmate Beatings: Full Disclosure Network(R) TV-Internet Series

WASHINGTON, Jan. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Lt. Patrick Gomez (Ret.), a 31-year veteran of the Sheriff's Department, is appalled by the rampant beatings of inmates by deputies, and serious misconduct and abuse of taxpayer money by Sheriff Lee Baca and Under Sheriff Paul Tanaka. Watch the 1-minute preview video here in a Full Disclosure Network(R) Interview Theories (Part 1 of 4). Featuring Lt. Patrick Gomez, former Head Ethics Officer in the Custody Training Division, as he reveals the hundreds of millions spent on LASD settlements at taxpayer cost. He learned that to speak out was dangerous to his career when he was refused promotion for being "disloyal to Sheriff Baca" while running for Sheriff against him in 2002, and was ultimately compelled to sue in 2004 for his First Amendment rights, that a jury determined unanimously in his favor, and resulted in his receiving a $950,000 award. Watch the video and full segment here.  http://www.fulldisclosure.net/2014/01/ethics-officer-reveals-lasd-corruption-inmate-beatings-647-1/

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The Emmy Award-winning Full Disclosure Network(R) is "The News Behind the News," focusing on the crucial issues confronting the U.S. today. Experts in diverse fields present their observations of local, state, federal and international actions and policies that directly affect the public. The wide range of subjects include LASD Sgt. Richard Valdemar (Ret.), International Gang Specialist, "L.A. County Jail Worse Than Gitmo?"; Sheriff Lee Baca and Mary Tiedeman/Mark Rosenbaum, ACLU, "Sheriff Baca and the ACLU"; Ron Kaye, former Editor, Los Angeles Daily News, "L.A. Leads the Nation on the Road to Ruin," and many more informative, one-on-one interviews. Since 1992, the Full Disclosure Network(R) programming has been featured on public cable channels and on the Internet at www.Fulldisclosure.net

What Is The Full Disclosure Network(R)? for more information about the Emmy Award-winning Producer/Host Leslie Dutton and Producer TJ Johnston. 

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Related Links:

Attorneys MUM: Why Case Against Baca-Tanaka "Dismissed With Prejudice," Now Represent Tanaka's Supporters

http://www.fulldisclosure.net/2013/10/deputys-attorneys-mum-why-case-against-baca-dismissed-with-prejudice/

Two Jewish Deputy Sheriffs Blow Whistle on Sheriffs Baca and Tanaka

http://www.fulldisclosure.net/2013/09/jewish-sheriff-deputy-whistle-blowers-claim-sheriffs-know-deputy-gangs-work-with-inmate-gangs/

Contact:  Helga Gendell 310-822-4449   www.fulldisclosure.net  

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