Alex Villanueva

VILLANUEVA

LOS ANGELES — Los Angeles County Sheriff Alex Villanueva is declining to testify before the Civilian Oversight Commission, today, unless the commission meets certain conditions, namely the presence of a neutral hearing officer, the ability to cross-examine witnesses and deliver an opening statement, and a preview of all exhibits.

In a letter sent to the commission’s executive director Brian Williams, on Sunday, Villanueva said he was prepared to testify before the commission, today, but “was deeply disappointed to learn the Commission is unwilling to allow very basic and reasonable elements of a legitimate oversight meeting designed to understand the truth. It makes neutral observers question whether the Commission’s real agenda is to learn the facts, or to put on a show.”

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Jimzan 2.0

Commission is unwilling to allow very basic and reasonable elements of a legitimate oversight...That's how POS roll. Democrats are weasels.

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