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KPBS San Diego
San Diego Public Safety Committee To Discuss Use Of Police Caninesa federal appeals court ruled in June that the officers used reasonable force.
KPBS San Diego / Posted 2 days ago
a federal appeals court ruled in June that the officers used reasonable force. Shaman said he is appealing the case to the California Supreme Court. Since 2014, there have been five claims filed against San Diego over police dog bites. Two of... Read more
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Marin Independent Journal
Tiburon ridge development foes claim trail access rights“I don’t believe they have a valid claim. I think we have a very strong defense
Marin Independent Journal / Posted 3 days ago
“I don’t believe they have a valid claim. I think we have a very strong defense.” TRUST is basing its claim on a 1970 California Supreme Court ruling. In that case the court found that a road leading through private property to beach... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
California judges say that TV court hearings could help the publicto reporters,” said Fogel, who himself is available for interviews. “They don’t
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 4 days ago
to reporters,” said Fogel, who himself is available for interviews. “They don’t think they’re supposed to.” And while the California Supreme Court, state appellate courts and some federal appeals courts now telecast hearings in cases of high... Read more
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The Mercury News
California attorney convicted of planting drugs in the car of PTA volunteer disbarredKent Easter, 43, can no longer practice law in the state. The State Bar’s recom
The Mercury News / Posted 7 days ago
Kent Easter, 43, can no longer practice law in the state. The State Bar’s recommendation to disbar him was approved by the California Supreme Court, records show. In a case that drew national headlines, Kent Easter and his then-wife, Jill Easter,... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
More than $50,000 raised to help support California hot dog vendor hassled by policehave a permit," the officer tells Flores in the clip. "This is law and order in
Houston Chronicle / Posted 8 days ago
have a permit," the officer tells Flores in the clip. "This is law and order in action." June 1, 1982: On this day, the California Supreme Court ruled that the controversial traffic barriers being used to block more than forty Berkeley streets... Read more
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The Mercury News
Rick Stevens: Tower of Power singer’s redemption in prisonin the Los Gatos mountains in 1976 and a third slaying in San Jose. The singer
The Mercury News / Posted 10 days ago
in the Los Gatos mountains in 1976 and a third slaying in San Jose. The singer narrowly escaped the death penalty when the California Supreme Court threw out the state’s capital punishment law at the end of 1976. In fact, what happened to Stevens... Read more
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KTVN Reno
California high court is asked to rethink execution measureSAN FRANCISCO (AP) - The California Supreme Court has been asked to reconsider
KTVN Reno / Posted 12 days ago
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - The California Supreme Court has been asked to reconsider its decision upholding a voter-approved measure to speed up the execution process. Opponents of the law made the request late Friday. They say the state Supreme Court's... Read more
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MyMotherLode.com
California high court is asked to rethink execution measure AP News | 09/08/17 09:09 PM SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- The California Supreme Cou
MyMotherLode.com / Posted 12 days ago
AP News | 09/08/17 09:09 PM SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- The California Supreme Court has been asked to reconsider its decision upholding a voter-approved measure to speed up the execution... Read more
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Variety
Celebrities Don’t Have to Pay You for Movie Ideas You Tweet at Them, Judge RulesScreenplay.” Lew also noted that California law does not generally permit lega
Variety / Posted 12 days ago
Screenplay.” Lew also noted that California law does not generally permit legal claims for theft of an idea. He quoted a California Supreme Court case, Desny v Wilder (1956), in which the court refused to fault Paramount Pictures for... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Sanctuary state legislation + Big Pharma’s showdown + Joe Arpaio’s Fresno visitagenda and managing his social-media presence. Orange County Register: When th
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 12 days ago
agenda and managing his social-media presence. Orange County Register: When the city of Upland had its day in front of the California Supreme Court, the clear winner was the Law of Unintended Consequences. The city’s dispute over when a marijuana... Read more
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Officer.com
Suspect Convicted in Death of L.A. DeputyHighway Patrol officers investigating the collision. Wilkins fought his case f
Officer.com / Posted 12 days ago
Highway Patrol officers investigating the collision. Wilkins fought his case for more than a decade, all the way up to the California Supreme Court. At his first trial in 2008, he was found guilty of first-degree murder, but the state high court... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
How a bad law inspired by Ferguson became a good compromise on police reformAppeal struck down SB 227, finding it unconstitutional. Supporters of SB 227 un
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 13 days ago
Appeal struck down SB 227, finding it unconstitutional. Supporters of SB 227 unsuccessfully challenged this opinion in the California Supreme Court. At the same time, California prosecutors sought to maintain the grand jury as an effective tool to... Read more
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The Mercury News
Lawsuit leaves Measure B tax money on hold, delays transportation projectsA judge dismissed the lawsuit. If Jensen loses in the appellate court on the M
The Mercury News / Posted 13 days ago
A judge dismissed the lawsuit. If Jensen loses in the appellate court on the Measure B lawsuit, she can appeal to the California Supreme Court. But the retired planner isn’t sure if she’ll do that. “Those are decisions,” Jensen said, “that... Read more
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The Mercury News
Wrongly accused: Team from Santa Clara University’s ‘Innocence Project’ clear man’s nameall they could do was ask the governor to grant them clemency.” Repeated appea
The Mercury News / Posted 13 days ago
all they could do was ask the governor to grant them clemency.” Repeated appeals — four of them, all the way up to the California Supreme Court — were denied. But in one case when he was granted a new hearing, the judge who turned him down... Read more
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KTVN Reno
California Supreme Court to decide bar exam passing scoreon California's July bar exam fell from nearly 62 percent in 2008 to 43 percent
KTVN Reno / Posted 13 days ago
on California's July bar exam fell from nearly 62 percent in 2008 to 43 percent in 2016, mirroring a national trend. The California Supreme Court has final say over the score. It's not clear when the judges will decide. Copyright 2017 The... Read more
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MyMotherLode.com
California Supreme Court to decide bar exam passing score AP News | 09/07/17 11:09 AM SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- A decision on whether to l
MyMotherLode.com / Posted 13 days ago
AP News | 09/07/17 11:09 AM SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- A decision on whether to lower the passing score on California's licensing exam for attorneys is now in the hands of the state Supreme... Read more
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Daily Record
Charles Manson cult killer gets parole 48 years after murders that shocked worldyoungest woman ever given the death sentence in California. However, execution
Daily Record / Posted 13 days ago
youngest woman ever given the death sentence in California. However, executions were halted in the state in 1972 after the California Supreme Court ruled that the death penalty was unconstitutional and she was sentenced to life in prison with a... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Manson follower Leslie Van Houten recommended for parole; Brown gets final sayrow for two 1969 murders. Her release is now in the hands of Gov. Jerry Brown,
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 14 days ago
row for two 1969 murders. Her release is now in the hands of Gov. Jerry Brown, who vetoed it last year. On Wednesday the California Supreme Court denied a request to hold a hearing in the parole case of Leslie Van Houten. As a follower of cult... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Manson follower Leslie Van Houten recommended for parole; Brown gets final sayat the California Institution for Women in Corona (Riverside County). His decis
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 14 days ago
at the California Institution for Women in Corona (Riverside County). His decision is due in 150 days. On Wednesday the California Supreme Court denied a request to hold a hearing in the parole case of Leslie Van Houten. As a follower of cult... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
California Supreme Court to decide whether to lower bar exam passing scoreBar of California voted 6-5 Wednesday to send three recommendations on the pass
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 14 days ago
Bar of California voted 6-5 Wednesday to send three recommendations on the passing score of the state’s bar exam to the California Supreme Court — including two options to lower the score. The court will have the final say on an intense debate... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Gas tax repeal + Trump’s cowardly DACA decision + Jeff Denham’s stand on Dreamersaccountability, the education pendulum is swinging as far as possible in the ot
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 14 days ago
accountability, the education pendulum is swinging as far as possible in the other direction. Orange County Register: The California Supreme Court has upheld most of Proposition 66, the initiative to speed up the death penalty, but in doing so may... Read more
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Kansas City InfoZine
Police Can't Keep License Plate Data SecretCourt Ruling San Francisco, CA - infoZine - The Electronic Frontier Foundation
Kansas City InfoZine / Posted 15 days ago
Court Ruling San Francisco, CA - infoZine - The Electronic Frontier Foundation (EFF) and the ACLU won a decision by the California Supreme Court that the license plate data of millions of law-abiding drivers, collected indiscriminately by police... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
Councilman Wants To Rewrite San Diego Sex Offender Lawspokeswoman Rebecca Kelley said. "We have not seen a memo from another council
KPBS San Diego / Posted 16 days ago
spokeswoman Rebecca Kelley said. "We have not seen a memo from another council office requesting to docket this item." The California Supreme Court ruled in 2015 that residency restrictions, applied to all sex offenders, violate their rights to... Read more
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Pasadena Star-News
LA Unified pursuing path from ​conflict to district-charter collaboration in how it shares spacewas still not complying with the law. L.A. Unified won that case in state appea
Pasadena Star-News / Posted 18 days ago
was still not complying with the law. L.A. Unified won that case in state appeals court. That case eventually went to the California Supreme Court, which ruled in the charter school association’s favor. In 2016 the association amended its 2010... Read more
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La Prensa San Diego
San Ysidro Schools Superintendent Resigns Amid Harrassment Claimnegotiating his own pay raises. Under state law, a Board vote is required to a
La Prensa San Diego / Posted 19 days ago
negotiating his own pay raises. Under state law, a Board vote is required to approve all district expenditures. A recent California Supreme Court case upheld two felony convictions against former Beverly Hills Superintendent Jeffrey Hubbard for... Read more
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The Register
US cops can't keep license plate data scans secret without reasondata would itself jeopardize the privacy of everyone associated with a scanned
The Register / Posted 19 days ago
data would itself jeopardize the privacy of everyone associated with a scanned plate," the ruling says. Accordingly, the California Supreme Court does not call for the release of this data; rather, it sends the plaintiffs' record request back to... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
Roundtable: Raising Taxes; More Salk Troubles; Old Problems at SDUSD; Bye-Bye Remedial MathRAISING TAXES COULD BE SIMPLE The California Supreme Court decided this week t
KPBS San Diego / Posted 19 days ago
RAISING TAXES COULD BE SIMPLE The California Supreme Court decided this week that proposals by citizens to raise taxes for roads or schools should be treated differently than initiatives from local governments. Tax increases put on the ballot by... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Want to influence the Legislature in the final weeks? A billboard might helpwith a resolution on the Senate floor during session this morning. FAREWELL: A
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 19 days ago
with a resolution on the Senate floor during session this morning. FAREWELL: After 23 years on the state's highest court, California Supreme Court Justice Kathryn Werdegar retired yesterday. An appointee of former Gov. Pete Wilson, she was the... Read more
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Officer.com
Court Rules LPR Data Can't be Kept PrivateLOS ANGELES — The California Supreme Court decided Thursday that data from mill
Officer.com / Posted 19 days ago
LOS ANGELES — The California Supreme Court decided Thursday that data from millions of vehicle license plate images collected by the Los Angeles police and sheriff’s departments are not confidential investigative records that can be kept from public... Read more
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Pasadena Star-News
Access to license-plate data may be possible, court rulesare linked to crime, but there may be ways to make the information anonymous th
Pasadena Star-News / Posted 20 days ago
are linked to crime, but there may be ways to make the information anonymous that would require it to be disclosed, the California Supreme Court said Thursday, Aug. 31, 2017. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais, File) SAN FRANCISCO >> It would... Read more
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NBC San Diego
Public Could Learn More About Information Gathered by Police License Plate ScannersThe California Supreme Court says you have a right to know more about the infor
NBC San Diego / Posted 20 days ago
The California Supreme Court says you have a right to know more about the information police obtain with automated license plate scanners. The ACLU and Electronic Frontier Foundation filed a public records request for a week’s worth of data gathered... Read more
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NBC Los Angeles
Access to License-Plate Data May Be Possible, Court Rulesare linked to crime, but there may be ways to make the information anonymous th
NBC Los Angeles / Posted 20 days ago
are linked to crime, but there may be ways to make the information anonymous that would require it to be disclosed, the California Supreme Court said Thursday. The ruling came in a lawsuit by the American Civil Liberties Union and Electronic... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Access to license-plate data may be possible, court rulesare linked to crime, but there may be ways to make the information anonymous th
Stamford Advocate / Posted 20 days ago
are linked to crime, but there may be ways to make the information anonymous that would require it to be disclosed, the California Supreme Court said Thursday. The ruling came in a lawsuit by the American Civil Liberties Union and Electronic... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Access to license-plate data may be possible, court rulesare linked to crime, but there may be ways to make the information anonymous th
Connecticut Post / Posted 20 days ago
are linked to crime, but there may be ways to make the information anonymous that would require it to be disclosed, the California Supreme Court said Thursday. The ruling came in a lawsuit by the American Civil Liberties Union and Electronic... Read more
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MyMotherLode.com
Court orders review in license plate data fightorders review in license plate data fight AP News | 08/31/17 12:08 PM SAN FRA
MyMotherLode.com / Posted 20 days ago
orders review in license plate data fight AP News | 08/31/17 12:08 PM SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- The Latest on a ruling by the California Supreme Court on data collected by automated license plate readers (all times local): 11 a.m. The California... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Court orders review in license plate data fightSAN FRANCISCO (AP) - The Latest on a ruling by the California Supreme Court on
KTVN Reno / Posted 20 days ago
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - The Latest on a ruling by the California Supreme Court on data collected by automated license plate readers (all times local): 11 a.m. The California Supreme Court says public disclosure of information collected by automated... Read more
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MyMotherLode.com
California Editorial Rdp29 San Francisco Chronicle on a major change to four decades of California tax
MyMotherLode.com / Posted 20 days ago
29 San Francisco Chronicle on a major change to four decades of California tax policy In a Monday ruling, the California Supreme Court potentially removed a serious and long-standing obstacle to new local taxes. In a 5-2 decision, the... Read more
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FOX40 Sacramento
California High Court Will Decide License Plate Data AccessSAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The California Supreme Court is expected to issue a ruling
FOX40 Sacramento / Posted 21 days ago
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The California Supreme Court is expected to issue a ruling Thursday on whether the public has a right to information collected by automated license plate readers — devices used by law enforcement that have raised privacy... Read more
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MyMotherLode.com
California high court will decide license plate data access AP News | 08/30/17 09:08 PM SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- The California Supreme Cou
MyMotherLode.com / Posted 21 days ago
AP News | 08/30/17 09:08 PM SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- The California Supreme Court is expected to issue a ruling Thursday on whether the public has a right to information collected by... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
California high court will decide license-plate data accessThe California Supreme Court is expected to issue a ruling Thursday on whether
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 21 days ago
The California Supreme Court is expected to issue a ruling Thursday on whether the public has a right to information collected by automated license plate readers — devices used by law enforcement that have raised privacy concerns. The court will... Read more
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KTVN Reno
California high court will decide license-plate data accessSAN FRANCISCO (AP) - The California Supreme Court will decide whether the publi
KTVN Reno / Posted 21 days ago
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - The California Supreme Court will decide whether the public has a right to information collected by automated license plate readers - devices used by law enforcement that have raised privacy concerns. The court is expected to... Read more
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NBC Los Angeles
Ex-Compton Mayor Sentenced to Probation in Corruption Casethree years in prison and then later moved to a halfway house. But his convicti
NBC Los Angeles / Posted 21 days ago
three years in prison and then later moved to a halfway house. But his conviction was overturned in 2012 as a result of a California Supreme Court ruling involving public officer crimes. While awaiting a retrial, he unsuccessfully ran for mayor... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
California’s death penalty speed-up is about to be undercut on a case-by-case basis. Here’s why.The California Supreme Court’s decision upholding Proposition 66, the initiativ
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 21 days ago
The California Supreme Court’s decision upholding Proposition 66, the initiative to speed up the imposition of the death penalty, fails two basic requirements of good judicial rulings: It ignores the language of the law and it ignores... Read more
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The Mercury News
SWAT team responds to home invasion robbery in East OaklandAn anti-tax group is warning that a California Supreme Court ruling will lead t
The Mercury News / Posted 21 days ago
An anti-tax group is warning that a California Supreme Court ruling will lead to more local taxes, but legal experts say the justices’ decision was narrowly focused and additional lawsuits will decide whether it also lowered the threshold to pass tax... Read more
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The Mercury News
California ruling could make tax measures easier to passBy SUDHIN THANAWALA SAN FRANCISCO — An anti-tax group is warning that a Califo
The Mercury News / Posted 21 days ago
By SUDHIN THANAWALA SAN FRANCISCO — An anti-tax group is warning that a California Supreme Court ruling will lead to more local taxes, but legal experts say the justices’ decision was narrowly focused and additional lawsuits will decide whether it... Read more
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NBC Los Angeles
CA Top Court Eases Way For Tax Hikes to Make it to BallotsAn anti-tax group is warning that a California Supreme Court ruling will lead t
NBC Los Angeles / Posted 22 days ago
An anti-tax group is warning that a California Supreme Court ruling will lead to more local taxes. But legal experts said on Tuesday the justices' decision was narrowly focused and additional lawsuits will decide whether it also lowered the... Read more
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NBC Bay Area
CA Top Court Eases Way For Tax Hikes to Make it to BallotsAn anti-tax group is warning that a California Supreme Court ruling will lead t
NBC Bay Area / Posted 22 days ago
An anti-tax group is warning that a California Supreme Court ruling will lead to more local taxes. But legal experts said on Tuesday the justices' decision was narrowly focused and additional lawsuits will decide whether it also lowered the... Read more
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KGTV San Diego
California ruling could make it easier for cities to raise taxesSAN DIEGO (KGTV) - A new decision by the California Supreme Court could make it
KGTV San Diego / Posted 22 days ago
SAN DIEGO (KGTV) - A new decision by the California Supreme Court could make it easier for cities to raise taxes on its citizens. The ruling does away with the two-thirds majority needed to pass any tax hike proposed by a citizen's initiative. Now... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Ruling could make tax measures easier to passSAN FRANCISCO (AP) - The Latest on a tax ruling by the California Supreme Court
KTVN Reno / Posted 22 days ago
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - The Latest on a tax ruling by the California Supreme Court on (all times local): An anti-tax group is warning that a California Supreme Court ruling will lead to more local taxes. But legal experts said on Tuesday the justices'... Read more
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MyMotherLode.com
Ruling could make tax measures easier to passmake tax measures easier to pass AP News | 08/29/17 03:08 PM SAN FRANCISCO (A
MyMotherLode.com / Posted 22 days ago
make tax measures easier to pass AP News | 08/29/17 03:08 PM SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- The Latest on a tax ruling by the California Supreme Court on (all times local): An anti-tax group is warning that a California Supreme Court ruling will lead... Read more
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