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Bill Requires Prosecution Of Transferred Immigrants

SB 57 by Senate Minority Leader Bob Huff, R-San Dimas, and Sen. Sharon Runner, R-Lancaster, would require that police confirm that prosecutors will pursue a felony charge before allowing a detainee to be released to a city or county from federal detention.

08/26/2015

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California Lawmakers Block Bill To Regulate E-Cigarettes

A legislative panel has opted not to take up a bill aimed at curbing youth smoking by regulating e-cigarettes in California after a heated hearing.

07/08/2015

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Stage 4 Cancer Patient Says She’ll Continue To Fight For Right To Die At Home With Dignity

The right-to-die movement in California has a setback Tuesday after lawmakers dropped their efforts to allow terminally ill patients the right to legally end their lives because of fierce opposition.

07/07/2015

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Nation Of Islam Leader Voices Opposition To Mandatory Vaccine Bill

A leader of the Nation of Islam is voicing his opposition to Senate Bill No. 177, which would require public school students to be immunized regardless of their parents’ personal beliefs.

06/23/2015

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Vote On California Right-To-Die Bill Delayed As Support Lags

Democratic Sen. Lois Wolk of Davis says she’s still trying to secure votes for SB128 to pass the Assembly Health Committee.

06/23/2015

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Only On 2: Hancock Park Man Says DWP Billed Him Outrageously

Randy Esada received a bill for more than $18,000.

05/29/2015

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Only On 2: DWP Admits Making Mistake On Van Nuys Couple’s $51K Water Bill

The Goreshters, immigrants from the former Soviet Union, were afraid they could lose their condo.

05/20/2015

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Great-Grandfather Says He’s Afraid To Use His Dial-Up After Receiving $24,000 AT&T Bill

A Woodland Hills man has made international headlines for a shockingly high bill he received from a phone company.

04/29/2015

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Vaccination Bill Stalls In Sacramento

The now-stalled measure would have prevented parents from seeking vaccine exemptions for their children because of religious or personal beliefs.

04/15/2015

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Calif. Senators To Introduce Bill Proposing Changes To Measles Vaccinations

A local state senator plans to introduce a bill Wednesday that will propose changes to California’s vaccination requirements in the wake of the measles outbreak.

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Bill Would Ban E-Cigarettes In Bars, Public Buildings

A California state lawmaker has introduced legislation that would ban the use of increasingly popular electronic cigarettes in public spaces.

01/27/2015

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Gov. Brown Signs Bill To Curb Runaway Production

Gov. Jerry Brown will sign a new bill Thursday to help keep movies and television show production in California.

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Calif. On Verge Of Regulating Groundwater Supply For 1st Time

The state Assembly on Friday voted 44-27 to send the bill, AB1739, to Gov. Jerry Brown, whose administration has been shaping the rules. Two companion bills were sent to the Senate and were expected to win approval later in the day.

08/29/2014

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When ‘Yes Means Yes’: Assembly Passes Campus Sexual-Assault Bill

California is on the brink of becoming the first state to define when “yes means yes” while investigating sexual assaults on college campuses.

08/25/2014

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Assembly Rejects Bill That Would Ban Plastic Bags Statewide

The Assembly on Monday rejected legislation that would make California the first state to impose a ban on single-use plastic bags, but the bill could be heard again later this week.

08/25/2014

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