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California Attorney General Kamala Harris speaks onstage on October 10, 2014 in Los Angeles, California. (credit: Jason Merritt/Getty Images for Variety)

Attorney General Kamala Harris Accused Of Favoring Labor Unions In Pension Initiative Language

Proponents of a California pension initiative say state Attorney General Kamala Harris is again favoring labor unions by using the same words she used to describe their previous failed bid to limit taxpayer spending on public pensions.

08/12/2015

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California To Review Video Targeting Planned Parenthood

California Attorney General Kamala Harris said Friday that she plans to review two undercover videos released by anti-abortion activists aimed at discrediting Planned Parenthood’s procedures for providing fetal tissue to researchers, to see if any laws were broken.

07/24/2015

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Hate Crimes, Homicides Declined In California In 2014

The state attorney general’s office says hate crimes and homicides decreased across California in 2014, along with most other crimes.

07/01/2015

California Attorney General Kamala Harris (credit: CBS)

California Attorney General Announces 18-Year-Prison Sentence For Cyber-Exploiter Who Created Revenge-Porn Site

Kamala Harris said this was the first such criminal prosecution of a cyber-exploitation website operator in the country

04/03/2015

Accused of killing eight people in a Seal Beach beauty salon listens, while his attorney Assistant Public Defender Scott Sanders addresses the court during a motion hearing on March 18, 2014 in Santa Ana, California. The hearing is underway to address the public defender's allegations of a widespread, unconstitutional jailhouse informant program that he feels affects the case of his defendant. (Photo by Mark Boster-Pool/Getty Images)

Attorney General To Appeal OC District Attorney’s Recusal From Dekraai Case

The state Attorney General’s Office said Friday it would appeal a judge’s decision removing the Orange County District Attorney’s Office from the case of Scott Dekraai, who has been charged in the worst mass killing in the county’s history.

03/20/2015

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Attorney General Approves Sale Of 6 Catholic Hospitals

Attorney General Kamala Harris faces a Friday deadline to decide whether to allow the sale of six nonprofit Catholic hospitals to a for-profit corporation.

02/20/2015

California Attorney General Kamala Harris speaks onstage on October 10, 2014 in Los Angeles, California. (credit: Jason Merritt/Getty Images for Variety)

Kamala Harris Seeks Review After Recent Shootings By Police

California’s attorney general is stepping into the national debate over the recent slayings of unarmed civilians by police, calling for a review by her agency and promising to lead a public dialogue.

01/05/2015

About 75 people turned out Saturday to protest a mass murder of 43 college students in Mexico. (credit: CBS)

Mass Murder Of 43 College Students In Mexico Sparks Downtown LA Protest

Los Angeles teacher Ron Gochez organized the rally.

11/08/2014

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Incumbent Harris Wins 2nd Term As Attorney General

Democratic Attorney General Kamala Harris snapped up a second term as California’s top attorney Tuesday after a lopsided race against a little-known Republican challenger.

11/05/2014

California Attorney General Kamala Harris (credit: CBS)

Top Prosecutor To Help Immigrants Get Lawyers

Kamala Harris called the surge in young immigrants a humanitarian crisis, echoing comments made a day earlier by Gov. Jerry Brown, a fellow Democrat.

07/24/2014

California Attorney General Kamala Harris (credit: CBS)

California Attorney General To Convene With Prosecutors From Mexico, El Salvador On Cross-Border Crime

California Attorney General Kamala Harris announced Monday that the meeting will focus on human trafficking, money laundering and the gangs’ growing sophistication in digital piracy and computer hacking.

07/14/2014

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Community Leaders Call For Attorney General’s Investigation Into CHP Beating Video

Community leaders held a news conference Thursday calling for Attorney General Eric Holder to conduct an immediate investigation into the video released of a California Highway Patrol officer beating a woman.

CBS2 / KCAL9–07/10/2014

California Attorney General Kamala Harris (credit: CBS)

California Attorney General Joins Southland Leaders To Celebrate 50th Anniversary Of Civil Rights Act

Attorney General Kamala Harris, along with Southland leaders in the African-American community, joined hundreds to mark the 50th anniversary of the Civil Rights Act.

CBS2 / KCAL9–06/30/2014

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Attorney General To Host 50th Anniversary Celebration Of The Civil Rights Act

Attorney General Kamala D. Harris will host a celebration of the 50th Anniversary of the Civil Rights Act on Monday in Los Angeles.

06/29/2014

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Democratic Incumbent Kamala Harris Advances In AG Race

Attorney General Kamala Harris easily prevailed in Tuesday’s primary, setting her up to run for a second term in November.

CBS2 / KCAL9–06/03/2014

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