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Elk Grove Teens Given Sobering Assembly On DUI

Laguna Creek High School’s gym was transformed into a court of law Friday morning, giving teenagers a lesson on the consequences of drinking and driving.


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Hurdle For High-Speed Rail: Where Is The Money?

Court rulings this week cast doubt over the future of California’s $68 billion high-speed rail plan and serve as a reminder of the biggest question facing the project: Where will the money come from to complete it?


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Judge Blocks Sale Of High-Speed Rail Bonds, Jeopardizing Future Of Project

A Sacramento County Superior Court judge is blocking the sale of bonds to build California’s bullet train and has rejected the state’s funding plan, jeopardizing the future of the project.


David Koch and his brother Charles have been using their billions of dollars to fund conservative political causes. (Getty Images)

California Issues Largest Campaign-Reporting Fine

California’s political watchdog agency announced the largest fine in its history for campaign reporting violations and ordered two political action committees to pay the state $15 million for failing to properly report the source of funds spent in the 2012 election.


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California High-Speed Rail Work Begins, Angering Residents Near Future Tracks

Engineering work has finally begun on the first 30-mile segment of track here in Fresno, a city of a half-million people with high unemployment and a withering downtown core littered with abandoned factories and shuttered stores.


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Judge Rules Workers at UC Hospitals Can Strike

A judge affirmed on Monday that some workers at the five largest University of California medical centers, including UC Davis, can go on a planned two-day strike starting Tuesday.


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Judge To Hear Lawsuit Over California High-Speed Rail Bonds

SACRAMENTO (AP) – State officials on Thursday agreed to drop a request to consolidate all lawsuits challenging California’s use of voter-approved high-speed rail bonds, allowing a trial seeking to prevent the state from spending bond […]


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Judge Confirms Ruling To Look At Ariz. Donation

A California judge has confirmed her ruling approving a request from the state’s political watchdog agency to investigate the donors behind an $11 million campaign contribution from an Arizona nonprofit.


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Former Court Referee Accused Of Leading Double Life

A man trusted to sit on the bench, presiding over juvenile cases as a court referee has been accused of leading a double life.


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Sacramento Juvenile Court Official Arrested On Child Molestation Accusations

A Sacramento County family court judicial official has been arrested on child molestation accusations after allegedly attempting to arrange to have teens pose naked for him.