California Appeals Court

Appeals Court Says Police Can Withhold License Plate ScansPolice don't have to disclose license plate records that advocacy groups sought to gauge how high-tech surveillance was being used, a California appeals court ruled Wednesday.
Judge: Law Won't Protect Unmarried Victims In RapeA court overturned the rape conviction of a man who authorities say pretended to be a sleeping woman's boyfriend before initiating intercourse, ruling that an arcane law from 1872 doesn't protect unmarried women in such cases.
Appeals Court Blames LA County For Ocean PollutionA California appeals court has sided with environmentalists in a decision that blames Los Angeles County and its flood control district for sending polluted runoff into the Pacific Ocean.