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Newly Passed California Newborn Screening Law Likely Saved Child’s Life

One Orange County family is thankful for a screening program that is now required for all newborns in California.


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New California Law Requires Corroboration Of Cellmate Testimony

A new California law requires corroboration of jailhouse informant testimony.


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New Law Mandates Carbon Monoxide Detectors In Calif. Homes

Carbon monoxide detectors are now mandatory in many California homes due to a state law that went into effect July 1.

CBS2 / KCAL9–07/05/2011

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Are Police Tricking People Into Paying ‘Snitch’ Tickets?

Are police tricking people into snitching on someone who goes through a red light camera intersection? That’s what some people are claiming police are doing by sending out snitch tickets.

CBS2 / KCAL9–02/13/2011

New Insurance Regulator Vows To Back Federal Reform

As one of his first acts in office, California’s new insurance commissioner says he’ll back the national health care reform law by proposing emergency regulation to ramp up enforcement.