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San Diego’s Crafty Subsidy

The city is thinking of giving two breweries a subsidy to keep them from expanding elsewhere. And it's getting creative: This particular benefit hasn't been used since in 2001.

A Tale of Two Victims

It was easy for the city to make a big show of celebrating Peggy Shannon, who was harassed by Bob Filner and didn't ask for any financial compensation. But the city's treatment of Jane Doe, who's suing over her encounter with a rogue cop, reveals a much different attitude toward victims.