FILE - In this Jan. 24, 2013 file photo, former Bell, Calif., city officials, from left, Luis Artiga, Teresa Jacobo, George Cole, Oscar Hernandez and Victor Bello appear for a city corruption trial in a downtown Los Angeles courtroom. Los Angeles County prosecutors announced Tuesday, May 21, 2013, they intend to retry five former Bell city officials already convicted of misappropriating public funds by collecting exorbitant salaries. Artiga was acquitted; the other four plus George Mirabal, not shown, were convicted in March, but jurors deadlocked on a handful of counts against each of them. (AP Photo/Los Angeles Times, Francine Orr, Pool, File)

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FILE - In this  Jan. 24, 2013 file photo, former Bell, Calif., city officials, from left,  Luis Artiga, Teresa Jacobo, George Cole, Oscar Hernandez and Victor Bello appear for a city corruption trial in a downtown Los Angeles courtroom. Los Angeles County prosecutors announced Tuesday, May 21, 2013, they intend to retry five former Bell city officials already convicted of misappropriating public funds by collecting exorbitant salaries.  Artiga was acquitted; the other four plus George Mirabal, not shown, were convicted in March, but jurors deadlocked on a handful of counts against each of them. (AP Photo/Los Angeles Times, Francine Orr, Pool, File)
FILE - In this Jan. 24, 2013 file photo, former Bell, Calif., city officials, from left, Luis Artiga, Teresa Jacobo, George Cole, Oscar Hernandez and Victor Bello appear for a city corruption trial in a downtown Los Angeles courtroom. Los Angeles County prosecutors announced Tuesday, May 21, 2013, they intend to retry five former Bell city officials already convicted of misappropriating public funds by collecting exorbitant salaries. Artiga was acquitted; the other four plus George Mirabal, not shown, were convicted in March, but jurors deadlocked on a handful of counts against each of them. (AP Photo/Los Angeles Times, Francine Orr, Pool, File)
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