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...

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...

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...
tax

Gas prices continue to drop after early Nov. increase

Gas prices in Los Angeles County have continued to drop for the third day in a row, with the average price of a gallon...
sanctuary

California officially becomes sanctuary state in 2018

California rang in the New Year by officially becoming a sanctuary state when SB 54, called the California Values Act, went into effect on Jan....
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,...
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....
smoking

Will California kick butts off state beaches? Not this year

By Pauline Bartolone Kaiser Health News  For years, state lawmakers have been trying to eliminate secondhand smoke, smoking and cigarette butts from California’s 280 illustrious beaches and natural parks.  Once...