California Bill Would Have State Help Cover Working Parents' Child Care Costs“It's been many times I've been let go from jobs because I couldn't find child care,” said child care advocate Shavone Brown. Now she can afford childcare with a good paying job from the state. But years ago, it was a different story for the single mother of two.
California Bar Exam Applicants Passing At Record-Low RateThe California bar passage rate is at its lowest level in nearly a decade.
Man Sentenced To 1 Year In Jail For Posting Topless Pic Of Ex-GirlfriendLos Angeles man who posted a topless photo of his ex-girlfriend on Facebook has been sentenced to a year in jail for violating California's new "revenge porn" law.
UPDATE: Calif. Judge Rules Teacher Tenure Law UnconstitutionalTenure 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.
Strippers Claim San Diego Cops Violated Their Civil Rights30 dancers at Cheetahs Gentlemen's Club say officers photographed them nearly nude and made "arrogant" demands.
California Man Gets 6 Years For 8th DUI ConvictionA Northern California man convicted of his eighth drunk driving charge has been sentenced to a maximum term of six years in prison.
Undocumented Immigrant Sworn In As Attorney In CaliforniaHe's living in California illegally, but now he can legally practice law. California has allowed an undocumented immigrant into the state bar.
New Calif. Laws Try To Help Employees, ImmigrantsAs 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.
Calif. Parole Board To Set Minimums For Life-Term InmatesCalifornia 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.
Obamacare Key Dates In 2014Implementation of the health reform law continues through 2014 with these key dates.
Suspect In Fairfield Shooting Allegedly Assaulted Woman, Threatened Officers With KnifePolice closed off part of Highway 12 in Fairfield Tuesday because of an officer-involved shooting.
New Calif. Law Expands Who Can Perform AbortionsGov. Jerry Brown has signed a bill that will allow nurse practitioners, certified nurse midwives and physician assistants to perform a type of early abortion.