A Sacramento-area lawyer is challenging some Lodi businesses to comply with disability laws or face potentially expensive lawsuits. Attorney Scott Johnson, who is disabled himself, is a controversial figure who has filed more than 1,000 disability-related lawsuits. He is regarded by some as an aggressive advocate — and by others as an opportunist. He recently sent a letter to Lodi business owner Paul Taormina telling him his lock and key operation was not in compliance with the Americans with Disability Act.
A man from Wallace was killed Wednesday after his vehicle was hit at the intersection of Elliott and Collier roads, according to a California Highway Patrol press release.
A Lodi man has been arrested in the 1989 stabbing death of a transgender woman in Orange County.
LODI — The Lodi Police Department is investigating a shooting that left a 27-year-old man hospitalized Wednesday night.