GOP Working To Block Nomination Of Xavier Becerra As Health SecretaryPresident Joe Biden's pick for health secretary, Xavier Becerra, faces two days of contentious Senate hearings. Republicans are portraying the Californian as unfit, but Democrats are unfazed, accusing the GOP of playing politics despite the coronavirus pandemic.
Trump's Final Day In Office Marked By Nine Lawsuits From California AGCalifornia Attorney General Xavier Becerra sued the Trump administration nine times on Tuesday, a fitting send-off from a state known for its frequent feuds with the president over the environment and health care.
California Supreme Court Allows Murder Charge In Stillborn Drug Case
The California Supreme Court declined Wednesday to stop the murder prosecution of a woman who had used methamphetamine and whose fetus was stillborn.
California Attorney General Drops Lawsuit Against State Republican PartyCalifornia's attorney general has dropped a lawsuit seeking the names and contact information of every person who used one of the state Republican Party's unofficial ballot drop boxes.
AG Becerra Announces Takedown Of Central California Aryan Brotherhood GangCalifornia authorities have arrested 50 members of the Aryan Brotherhood prison gang and the Fresnecks street gang in Fresno County as part of a statewide crackdown, officials said Friday.
Judge Sides With Becerra, Blocks Trump Admin’s Rule Inhibiting Healthcare Workers UnionA federal judge on Tuesday blocked a Trump Administration rule that opponents said would have harmed the bargaining rights of more than 500,000 home healthcare workers in California and several hundred thousand additional workers across the nation.
California GOP Claims Victory Over AG Becerra On Divulging Info From Unofficial Ballot BoxesCalifornia’s Republican Party is claiming victory against Attorney General Xavier Becerra’s push against their unofficial ballot drop boxes.
California Operation Eradicates 1.1 Million Marijuana Plants At 455 Illegal Grow SitesMore than 1.1 million marijuana plants at 455 grow sites up and down California have been eradicated under a campaign that state officials say is the nation’s largest illegal marijuana eradication program.
George Floyd-Inspired Officer Accountability Law Advances In California LegislatureA proposed California law inspired by and to prevent a situation like the one that led to the death of George Floyd is advancing in the legislature.
Xavier Becerra, 20 Other State Attorneys General Sue Over New Trump Water RuleAttorneys general in 20 states and the District of Columbia sued the Trump administration on Tuesday, alleging that new federal rules undermine their ability to protect rivers, lakes and streams within their borders.
Trump Administration Rescinds Rule On Foreign StudentsFacing eight federal lawsuits and opposition from hundreds of universities, the Trump administration on Tuesday rescinded a rule that would have required international students to transfer or leave the country if their schools held classes entirely online because of the pandemic.