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Electric Daisy Carnival

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  • Coliseum case widens; six are charged

    Coliseum case widens; six are charged
    In a public corruption scandal that has tarred one of the city's most treasured landmarks, six men were charged Friday with bilking the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum out of millions of dollars during a six-year spree of embezzlement, bribery and...
  • L.A. Coliseum had scant controls over spending, audit finds

    L.A. Coliseum had scant controls over spending, audit finds
     A new city report assails officials in charge of the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum for failing to impose even basic financial controls, allowing the routine squandering of public money and permitting corruption to take root in "a dysfunctional and risk-...
  • Fugitive in Coliseum corruption case says he was whistle-blower

    Fugitive in Coliseum corruption case says he was whistle-blower
    A fugitive in the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum corruption case says that for years he alerted his superiors to alleged criminal wrongdoing at the stadium, but they did nothing. In telephone and Skype interviews with The Times, former Coliseum contractor...
  • Los Angeles Coliseum official was paid by rave firm

    Los Angeles Coliseum official was paid by rave firm
    A top administrator for the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum Commission helped plan and oversee security and emergency services for a huge rave, the 2010 Electric Daisy Carnival, at the same time he was a paid consultant to the company producing the event,...
  • Rave support shrinks in light of Coliseum official's alleged conflict of interest

    Rave support shrinks in light of Coliseum official's alleged conflict of interest
    The head of the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum Commission on Wednesday withdrew his support for bringing a giant rave back to the stadium after The Times disclosed that an administrator for the agency worked at the same time for the producer of the...
  • Family of girl, 15, who overdosed at Coliseum rave to get payment

    Family of girl, 15, who overdosed at Coliseum rave to get payment
    The family of a 15-year-old girl who overdosed on Ecstasy at a rave concert at the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum and later died will receive a settlement of $190,000 on behalf of the stadium, the rave promoter and a former Coliseum manager, lawyers said....
  • California accuses L.A. Coliseum of allowing teens to drink alcohol

    California accuses L.A. Coliseum of allowing teens to drink alcohol
    The California Department of Alcoholic Beverage Control has accused the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum of multiple violations of its conditional alcohol license during the Electric Daisy Carnival rave last year, including allowing teenagers to consume...
  • Coliseum expected to lose $297,000 because it canceled Electric Daisy Carnival rave

    Coliseum expected to lose $297,000 because it canceled Electric Daisy Carnival rave
    The Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum Commission is expected to lose $297,000 for the fiscal year that ends in June, the result of canceling the Electric Daisy Carnival rave. The producer of the rave, Insomniac Inc., moved the Electric Daisy Carnival to...
  • Giant rave will not return to L.A. Memorial Coliseum this summer, officials say

    Giant rave will not return to L.A. Memorial Coliseum this summer, officials say
    A giant rave that became caught up in a conflict-of-interest scandal even as it faced criticism that it bred drug abuse will not return this summer to the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum, officials said Thursday. Insomniac Inc., producer of the Electric...
  • Family files claim over teen's death after a rave

    Family files claim over teen's death after a rave
    The parents of 15-year-old Sasha Rodriguez, who died of an ecstasy overdose after attending a rave, have filed a claim against the management of the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum. The parents are seeking $5 million in damages from the Coliseum...
  • L.A. Coliseum manager quits over aide's ties to rave promoter

    L.A. Coliseum manager quits over aide's ties to rave promoter
    The administrator who has managed the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum and Sports Arena since the venues hosted professional football and basketball resigned abruptly Tuesday following disclosures that he allowed a top assistant to work on the side for the...
  • Coliseum official who worked for rave producer also hired a lobbyist

    Coliseum official who worked for rave producer also hired a lobbyist
    An administrator for the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum Commission who doubled as a paid consultant to a producer of raves also hired his own City Hall lobbyist as he sought to keep the controversial events at the stadium, according to records and...