Amazon Pays $500K To Settle California COVID Workers Notification DisputeAmazon has agreed to pay $500,000 and be monitored by California officials to ensure it properly notifies its workers about new coronavirus cases, the state's attorney general said Monday.
AG Rob Bonta Puts Focus On Affordable Housing In CaliforniaCalifornia Attorney General Rob Bonta said Wednesday he is putting a new emphasis on trying to alleviate the state's seemingly intractable affordable housing problem, including by creating a “strike force” to focus on tenant protections, on local governments that don't comply with state housing laws, and related issues.
'These Aren't Doritos': Warning Issued About Illegal Pot Edibles Sold In California That Mimic Popular SnacksCalifornia Attorney General Rob Bonta issued a consumer alert Thursday about illegal, potent cannabis edibles for sale that are being packaged to look like snack and candy brands that are popular with children and teens.
California AG's Wife Leads In Race For His Old Assembly SeatThe wife of California Attorney General Rob Bonta was leading in early returns Tuesday night as she sought his old San Francisco Bay Area legislative seat in a special election against a fellow Democrat.
California Among 36 States Targeting Google's App Store In Antitrust SuitDozens of states, including California, are taking aim at Google in an escalating legal offensive on Big Tech.
California Shifts Police Shooting Probes To Attorney GeneralCalifornia Attorney General Rob Bonta announced new protocols Wednesday to provide more transparency around one of the most emotional and disturbing areas of policing: the fatal shooting of an unarmed civilian.
Homicides In California Jumped 31% Last Year – Deadliest Year Since 2007California homicides rose 31% last year, making it the deadliest year since 2007, and Black people accounted for nearly one-third of all victims as the state struggled with the pandemic and concerns over racial injustice, according to reports released Thursday.
Report: Hate Crimes Were Up By 31% In California In 2020, Led By Anti-Black BiasHate crime in California surged 31% in 2020, fueled mainly by a big jump in crimes targeting Black people during a year that saw the worst racial strife in decades, according to an annual report released Wednesday by the state's attorney general.
California Adds Florida, 4 Other States To State-Funded Travel Ban Over Anti-LGBTQ+ LawsCalifornia has added several new states to the list of areas where state-funded travel is restricted.
California Launches New Anti-Human Trafficking TeamsThe California attorney general launched new anti-human trafficking teams to apprehend perpetrators and support survivors on Friday amid an alarming increase in labor and sexual exploitation statewide during the coronavirus pandemic.
California AG Rob Bonta To Examine Sean Monterrosa Killing By Vallejo PoliceCalifornia Attorney General Rob Bonta said Thursday his office will review the fatal shooting of a San Francisco Bay Area man who police say they initially thought was carrying a handgun in his waistband but actually had a hammer.