Tenure and other job protections for California’s public school teachers were ruled unconstitutional Tuesday by a judge presiding in a lawsuit brought by nine students.
30 dancers at Cheetahs Gentlemen’s Club say officers photographed them nearly nude and made “arrogant” demands.
A Northern California man convicted of his eighth drunk driving charge has been sentenced to a maximum term of six years in prison.
He’s living in California illegally, but now he can legally practice law. California has allowed an undocumented immigrant into the state bar.
As California’s economy recovers, the Democrats who control the state Legislature put a priority on assisting more vulnerable workers with some of the laws taking effect in the new year.
California has settled legal action by a prisoner who said his parole applications were routinely and unjustifiably denied, an agreement that could bring about earlier releases for inmates who have been sentenced to terms up to life but remain eligible for parole.
Implementation of the health reform law continues through 2014 with these key dates.
Police closed off part of Highway 12 in Fairfield Tuesday because of an officer-involved shooting.
Gov. Jerry Brown has signed a bill that will allow nurse practitioners, certified nurse midwives and physician assistants to perform a type of early abortion.
Noriko Uno was afraid of driving fast, often avoiding the freeway and taking the same route every day from her Upland home to and from her family’s sushi restaurant. She had put only 10,000 miles on her 2006 Camry in about four years.
With dozens of journalists tailing her every move, Academy Award-winner Halle Berry appeared at the California Capitol on Tuesday to testify for a bill that would limit the ability of paparazzi to photograph the children of celebrities and public figures.
A University of California, Berkeley, law student is due in Las Vegas court for an evidence hearing on felony and misdemeanor charges in what prosecutors allege was the torture death and beheading of an exotic bird at a Strip resort.