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Judge Outlines Plan For California To Regain Prison Control

A federal judge has outlined a plan for California to end nearly a decade of federal control over its prison health care system.

03/10/2015

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Some Mexicans To Be Given Another Chance To Stay In U.S.

Hundreds, perhaps thousands, of Mexicans who were expelled from the country by immigration officials in Southern California will be allowed to return for a chance to make their case to stay in the United States, the American Civil Liberties Union said.

02/27/2015

Neighbors at Westside Residences say a photo of a man on satanhasfallen.org is that of Nna Alpha Onuoha, the suspect in an alleged terror plot at LAX.

Federal Judge Denies Bond For Former TSA Screener

A federal judge Monday denied bond for a former Transportation Security Administration screener charged with making threats against Los Angeles International Airport.

CBS2 / KCAL9–09/16/2013

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Judge OKs $1M Settlement Of UC Davis Pepper-Spray Suit

A federal judge has approved a $1 million settlement of a class-action lawsuit filed by demonstrators who were pepper-sprayed during a protest at the University of California, Davis in 2011.

CBS2 / KCAL9–01/09/2013

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Judge Denies Request To Overturn Ban On Santa Monica Nativity Scenes

A federal judge denied a request for an injunction Monday that would require Santa Monica to allow Christmas Nativity scenes in a city park.

CBS2 / KCAL9–11/19/2012

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Florida Man Gets 5 Years Probation For Disrupting Ontario-Bound Flight

A federal judge has sentenced a Florida man to time-served and released him after he pleaded guilty to disrupting an airline flight by refusing to extinguish the cigarette he was smoking.

07/13/2012

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Federal Judge Who Made $171K Last Year Files For Bankruptcy

A federal judge in Los Angeles has filed for Chapter 7 bankruptcy because he’s unable to pay his existing debts.

04/26/2012

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Judge Denies Occupy LA Request For Injunction

A federal judged Thursday denied a request by Occupy L.A. protesters for an injunction against police action to clear their encampment outside L.A. City Hall.

11/30/2011

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Occupy LA Asks Federal Judge To Stop Eviction

Attorneys for Occupy L.A. protesters filed court papers Monday asking a federal judge to prevent police from clearing the City Hall camp.

CBS2 / KCAL9–11/28/2011

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Judge: Lancaster Officials Can Pray At Meetings

A federal judge has ruled that officials in a Los Angeles County city can open city meetings with a prayer.

07/12/2011

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Judge OKs Court-Appointed Attorney For James ‘Whitey’ Bulger

Accused murderer James “Whitey” Bulger will not have to pay for an attorney after a federal judge decided the onetime crime boss meets the requirements for a court appointed lawyer.

06/30/2011

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Judge Says She’s Inclined To Reject Government Request

A federal judge says she’s inclined to deny a government request to delay her order that immediately stopped the military from enforcing its ban on openly gay service members.

10/18/2010

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Judge Who Ruled Prop. 8 Unconstitutional To Step Down

The San Francisco-based federal court says Chief U.S. District Judge Vaughn Walker notified President Barack Obama by letter on Wednesday that he will leave the court in February.

09/29/2010

Judge Refuses To Reconsider Decision On Execution

A federal judge has refused to reconsider a decision that paved the way for California’s first execution in nearly five years.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–09/25/2010

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Judge Clears Way For First Calif. Execution Since 2006

A federal judge has cleared the way for California’s first execution since 2006 after the state revised its lethal injection procedures.

CBS2 / KCAL9–09/24/2010

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