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While Dixon city officials say no one has been harmed by Carissa Carpenter's sinking studio proposal, some property owners say they felt pressured by Carpenter's company and key city officials to sell their land or face potential economi...
Amid growing uncertainty over the future of Carissa Carpenter's splashy movie studio proposal in Dixon, city officials defended their actions during a sometimes testy meeting Tuesday night.
The Dixon City Council is scheduled to get an update tonight on the status of a $2.8 billion movie studio project proposed for the Solano County town. It marks the council's first public meeting since a Bee investigation raised questions abo...
A Hollywood figure who has been a key to Carissa Carpenter's 16-year effort to bring a movie studio to Northern California has pulled out of the latest deal, saying that funding for the $2.8 billion project in Dixon has not materialized.
Dr. Joseph Goodman had no reason to doubt he would be paid for the extensive dental work he performed on Carissa Carpenter, according to Goodman's wife and attorney, Bita.
Carissa Carpenter says she took care of her grandmother for years in Sacramento, but court and law enforcement records paint a more complex picture.
Warren and Elena Roché say they remember well the day in September 2011 that Carissa Carpenter showed up, asking for the finest room at their luxurious Topanga Canyon Inn.
Carissa Carpenter has had a lot of addresses in her life, but none as exclusive as the one she tried to buy in 2004: a 23,000-square-foot mansion atop the highest point in Beverly Hills.
A Bee examination of numerous public records chronicling Carissa Carpenter's financial difficulties raises questions about her ability to deliver on her dream of building a massive movie studio in Dixon.
In a sharp rebuke of Gov. Jerry Brown, a federal judge Friday rejected his administration's bid to end federal court control of mental health care in California's prisons, finding that treatment has not attained a constitutional level an...