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California Attorney General Kamala Harris speaks at a news conference on May 17, 2013 at the Los Angeles Civic Center in Los Angeles, California. Harris hosted a meeting of the state's district attorneys to develop recommendations on reducing gun violance. (credit: Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

Calif. Attorney General Honored For Rape Kit Processing

The state attorney general’s office is receiving national recognition for accelerating the testing of rape kits, using innovations that have been adopted by eight of California’s 58 counties.

04/08/2014

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Calif. Attorney General Kamala Harris Engaged

California Attorney General Kamala Harris is engaged to marry an attorney from Los Angeles after a yearlong courtship, it was announced Monday.

CBS2 / KCAL9–04/07/2014

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GOP Candidate For Calif. Attorney General Advocates Death Penalty For Corrupt Politicians

Phil Wyman, who spent 17 years in the state Legislature, said he was motivated by the case of Democratic Sen. Leland Yee.

04/04/2014

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Mexico, Attorneys General From 5 States Sign Pact To Fight Money Laundering

The top prosecutors from five U.S. states have signed an agreement with the National Banking and Securities Commission of Mexico to fight the illegal transfer of money across international boundaries.

CBS2 / KCAL9–03/25/2014

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Vice President Biden In LA To Support Gay/Lesbian Rights

The HRC wanted to recognize Biden for being at the forefront at the fight for equality.

03/22/2014

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Applications For Concealed Gun Permits Surge In California

About 56,000 Californians have a concealed-weapons permit in a state of 38 million residents.

03/12/2014

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Calif. Attorney General To Lead Trip To Mexico

Attorneys general from border states are planning a trip to Mexico this spring as prosecutors from the two countries fight trafficking in people, guns and drugs, among other crimes.

CBS2 / KCAL9–02/19/2014

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AG Kamala Harris To Announce Re-Election Bid

Attorney General Kamala Harris is formally announcing her bid for a second term as California’s top law enforcement officer.

CBS2 / KCAL9–02/11/2014

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AG Calls San Diego County Clerk’s Gay Marriage Petition Improper

California Attorney General Kamala Harris says the elected clerk of San Diego County is improperly using the state’s legal system to try to prevent same-sex couples from getting married.

CBS2 / KCAL9–07/29/2013

Destiny Lopez ,13, of Long Beach was lauded today for bravery and valor. (credit: CBS)

Girl, 13, Honored For Saving 4-Year-Old From Would-Be Kidnapper

A 13-year-old girl was honored Thursday for thwarting a would-be kidnapping last year and saving a 4-year-old from certain harm.

07/25/2013

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Calif. AG Urges Court To Deny San Diego County Clerk’s Petition To Stop Gay Marriages

California Attorney General Kamala Harris is urging the state Supreme Court to reject the San Diego County clerk’s attempt to stop gay marriages in the state.

CBS2 / KCAL9–07/22/2013

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Personal Data Of 2.5M People Compromised In Calif.

Data breaches put the personal information of 2.5 million people in the California at risk, according to a report released Monday.

CBS2 / KCAL9–07/01/2013

Firearms seized during recent sweeps are shown on display at a news conference on May 17, 2013 at the Los Angeles Civic Center in Los Angeles, California. California Attorney General Kamala Harris hosted a meeting of the state's district attorneys to develop recommendations on reducing gun violence. (credit: Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

Calif. Law Takes Effect On Microstamping Guns

A California law that requires all semiautomatic handguns to be equipped with technology that stamps a code with the weapon’s make, model and serial number on bullet casings is now in effect after years of delays.

05/18/2013

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Calif. Attorney General Kamala Harris Meets With New Task Force On Guns

California Attorney General Kamala Harris met with a new statewide taskforce of district attorneys Friday to study ways to reduce gun violence and enforce existing law.

05/17/2013

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Calif. Lawsuit Alleges JPMorgan Chase Engaged In Unlawful Debt-Collecting Practices

California Attorney General Kamala D. Harris Thursday filed a suit against JPMorgan Chase & Co. alleging the bank engaged in unlawful debt-collecting practices.

CBS Los Angeles–05/09/2013

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