Barbara Murphy dead at 64

Agoura woman fought local taxes

Barbara Murphy, an outspoken anti-tax crusader who advocated against what she believed to be excessive local government taxation and spending, died on March 31 after a six-month battle with cancer. She was 64.
Hank Murphy, Barbara’s husband of 33 years, said doctors first thought his wife had sprained her right shoulder.
“For six months we thought she had a rotary cuff injury,” Murphy said, but there was cancer instead.
“( The cancer) had six months to expand witho...

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