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3rd Strike Offender Sentenced To 75 Years To Life For Bank Robbery

“Mr. Hill, good luck to you. You know I’m not doing this because I hate you. It’s just the law,” Judge Conley said.

05/30/2014

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Anti-Bullying Ordinance Gains Traction With Carson City Council

CBS2’s Serene Branson reports council members aim to make history by approving the anti-bullying ordinance, which would ticket offenders targeting victims between the ages of 5 and 25.

CBS2 / KCAL9–05/20/2014

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Jay Leno Compares Sultan Of Brunei To Sterling In Hotel Protest

A familiar late-night TV personality was among those who took in the protest over what critics say is a “Taliban-like” penal code in the country of Brunei.

CBS2 / KCAL9–05/05/2014

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State Senate Approves Bill That Would Drop Traditional Definition Of Marriage As ‘Between A Man And Woman’

The bill was sent to the Assembly on a 25-10 vote, with only Republicans in opposition. Two Republicans, Anthony Cannella of Ceres and Ted Gaines of Roseville, voted in favor.

05/01/2014

Local Congressman Lauds Affordable Care Act On 4th Anniversary Of Signing

Opponents of the Affordable Care Act (like Texas congressman Ted Cruz) insist it will be a job killer.

03/22/2014

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Enrollment In Covered California More Than Half Way To Goal

Just six weeks remain until the end of open enrollment.

02/12/2014

Sergio Garcia can begin practicing law in California despite his immigration status following the court's ruling. (Photo credit: CBS)

Calif. Supreme Court Grants Law License To Illegal Immigrant

The California Supreme Court announced Thursday it will grant a law license to a man living in the U.S. illegally who graduated from law school and passed the state bar exam.

01/02/2014

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LA County Supervisor Files Motion To Add Cross To County Seal

The move comes almost 10 years after its redesign in 2004, when the cross and other images were removed under the threat of legal action by the ACLU.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–12/31/2013

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HazMat Crews Investigating Suspicious Item At Santa Ana Police Dept.

SKY2’s Gordon Spencer reports a person walked in with the package or substance at approximately 5:05 p.m. Monday.

12/30/2013

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Calif. DOJ To Start Keeping Long Gun Ownership Records

Starting Jan. 1, the California Department of Justice will require gun dealers to register all long-gun purchases with the state.

12/27/2013

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Coalition Of Conservative Groups File Lawsuit To Block Transgender Student Restroom Change

California is the first state to pass a law allowing such choices by transgender K-12 students.

12/20/2013

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Obamacare Key Dates In 2014

Implementation of the health reform law continues through 2014 with these key dates.

11/25/2013

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Gun Rights Groups Mull Recall Campaign Against Assembly Speaker

Gun owners’ groups are considering recall campaigns against five Democratic state lawmakers, including Assembly Speaker John Perez.

10/24/2013

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Grads Sue Southwestern Law School Over Employment Rate Claims

A group of former Southwestern Law School students are taking their alma mater to court over its claims of a 98 percent employment rate after graduation.

10/16/2013

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Family Of Man Fatally Shot By Long Beach Police Officer To Sue

Thirty-nine-year-old John Del Real was killed in front of his house on East 17th Street September 26.

CBS2 / KCAL9–10/10/2013

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