California Freelance Journalists Sue Over New State LawFreelance writers and photographers on Tuesday filed the second legal challenge to a broad new California labor law that they say could put some independent journalists out of business.
Governor Newsom Agrees California Middle And High Schools Need Later Start TimesHigh schools in California will need to push the first bell back to 8:30 am starting in the 2022-2023 school year so teenagers can get more sleep.
California Extends Window To File Work Harassment ComplaintsCalifornia Gov. Gavin Newsom has signed legislation extending the window of time for workers to file harassment, discrimination or retaliation complaints with the state from one to three years.
New California Laws Address College Admissions ScandalCalifornia Gov. Gavin Newsom signed three laws Friday in response to a college admissions scandal where more than 50 people have been arrested and accused of using bribes to get their children into elite schools.
New California Law Allows Local Government To Form BanksA new state law in California lets local governments form their own banks to handle taxpayer money.
California Aids Sex Workers Who Report Crimes, Use CondomsA new California law would protect sex workers from arrest if they report crimes or are caught with condoms.
Gun Owner Groups Sue Over California Age RestrictionsGun owners' rights groups are asking a federal judge to overturn a California law raising the age to purchase a rifle or shotgun from 18 to 21.
Ammo Background Checks Add New Fee And Regulation To Gun IndustryStarting Monday, people are required to get a background check to buy ammunition and dealers are already reporting delays and glitches in the online system. 
Businesses Prepare To Absorb Cost Of California's Minimum Wage IncreaseAt Temple Coffee a sign on the door reads that a cup of coffee will cost up to 5 percent more, but many customers like Rick Bienkowski say it’s not a total buzzkill.
Brew Bike Law Opens New Avenues For Vendors, But Cities Still Have To Weigh InThe bill is written to allow cities the choice whether they will allow the cycles to serve alcohol or operate at all.
New Law Requires Short-Term Rental Housing Websites To Warn Of Eviction RisksGov. Jerry Brown announced Tuesday that he signed SB761 by Democratic Sen. Isadore Hall of Compton.