In briefs filed in the state’s Second District Court of Appeal, attorneys for the state, the California Teachers Association and the California Federation of Teachers contend there was no “legal or factual justification” in striking down state laws on tenure and job protection.
Today’s 4-1 vote was conducted by the Executive Cabinet of the Associated Students of UCI.
An appeals court upheld convictions Monday in the murders of auto racing legend Mickey Thompson and his wife.
The California Supreme Court declined Wednesday to hear an appeal by Conrad Murray, the doctor convicted of involuntary manslaughter in the death of pop star Michael Jackson.
If your insurer denies a claim, you have two options for appeal: internally with the insurance company and externally with the government.
After more than a decade behind bars, a Los Angeles man will spend Christmas with his family as a free man.
Michael Carona, once known as “America’s Sheriff,” has lost an appeal to have his federal prison sentence reduced for a 2009 witness tampering conviction.
A judge on Friday dismissed Nicollette Sheridan’s long-running wrongful termination lawsuit against ABC over her ouster from the hit television series “Desperate Housewives.”
The U.S. Supreme Court said Tuesday it will not consider Gov. Jerry Brown’s appeal of an order to trim the state prison population by another 9,600 inmates, leaving him with just one more chance to persuade a lower court to stop or delay a reduction that he says threatens public safety.
Los Angeles Police Chief Charlie Beck has made a turnaround in regards to Special Order 7.
A federal appeals court on Friday breathed new life into the asylum application of a Chinese woman who fears she will be sterilized if she is sent back to her country because she has two U.S.-born children.
Gov. Jerry Brown is asking a panel of federal judges to delay its order that California release nearly 10,000 inmates by year’s end, granting him time to appeal the decision to the nation’s high court.
Eighteen months after his involuntary manslaughter conviction, Michael Jackson’s doctor on Monday appealed his case, claiming there were multiple legal errors at his trial.
A serial killer already sentenced to death in California admitted Friday to murdering two other young women in New York City in the 1970s.
After years of emotional and contentious debate, court proceedings, ballot measures, protests and endless TV ads, the subject of same-sex marriage in California may finally be decided.