rent control

Rent control could be back for California thanks to this law [UPDATED]

Rent control has been called both a magic bullet in the fight against California homelessness, and a red herring that will make development impossible....
custody

“Three Strikes” law could see amendment through ballot initiative

California's "Three Strikes" sentencing law could soon see a serious overhaul, as backers of an initiative to amend it have received authorization to gather...
measures

Here’s the ballot measures LA voters will decide on Election Day

Election season is almost upon Los Angeles residents. Ballots around the country are taking shape, with local municipalities voting on April 10, and statewide...
budget

LA Mayor throws support behind state homelessness budget bill

Local governments could end up spending $1.5 billion to address homelessness, by way of an Assembly bill that would require municipalities to match state...
homeless

1 in 10 CSU students are homeless, study finds

By Diana Kruzman Hub Correspondent When Julie Teitgen’s apartment caught fire two years ago, she had no idea where to go. She was homeless. At the time,...

Pot sales create patchwork of confusion

By Rachel Parsons Hub Correspondent The first Friday evening of the new year, Dina “Dr. Dina” Browner stood in the lobby of her West Hollywood pot...
garcia

UPDATED: Bell Gardens Assemblywoman Cristina Garcia investigated for sexual misconduct

LOS ANGELES (CNS) - A state legislator from the Los Angeles area was accused of urging staffers to play ``spin the bottle'' in a...

Recall Jerry Brown activists hold noon event

A group calling for the recall of California Gov. Jerry Brown will host a press conference on the steps of the Ronald Reagan State...
Sanctuary

California sanctuary state act passes with LA Sheriff’s support

By Ding Shu World Journal California has challenged President Donald Trump by declaring itself a sanctuary state for illegal immigrants. The designation, known as the California Values...
portantino

Portantino to protect legislature whistleblowers

State Senator Anthony Portantino, representing Californians living in the northern San Gabriel Valley, announced Wednesday that he will introduce a bill to the State...