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Tuesday, Nov 14, 2017

Sex, Drugs Rampant at Some of LA's Public Libraries

Sex, Drugs Rampant at Some of LA's Public Libraries

An NBC4 I-Team undercover investigation has exposed rampant illegal behavior at Los Angeles public libraries. For three months, I-Team hidden cameras captured scenes of drug use, lewd acts and other criminal...


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