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Hollywood's Villa Valentino

Janet Eisner, right, pets Regina Johnson's cat, Flynn, who stands atop a boarded fountain in a courtyard of the Villa Valentino in Hollywood. The new owner of the legendary apartment complex has tried to evict residents, claiming the building has no safe water, no proper security, a rodent and termite infestation and a carbon monoxide leak. Eisner, Johnson and other tenants say that isn't true and are fighting to stay. More photos >>> Genaro Molina / Los Angeles Times
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