It's well-known that Mayoral candidate Ginny Foat was indicted and acquitted for a 1965 murder but perhaps less well-known is that her largest financial backer, Harold Matzner, restauranteur, Palm Springs International Film Festival luminary and former financial backer of both Steve Pougnet and Mary Bono-Mack, was also indicted and acquitted of a double murder, obstruction of justice and conspiracy to obstruct justice charges in New Jersey that also occurred in the 1960s, which makes for an interesting discussion of character and choice of associates and what, if anything, either has learnt from the experiences of their younger selves.
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The Yes, Include Me! blog, is written by Jonathan Freeman with love, curiosity and a dose of cynicism about Palm Springs and the people who try to run it for people who live here for whatever period that may be.