Two of Hollywood’s most celebrated actresses went before state lawmakers Tuesday to call for restrictions on paparazzi access to their kids.
Gun control advocates want to know how a young man who allegedly threatened students and teachers as a high school student was able to acquire a weapon that has been banned in California since 1989.
Hundreds of new laws went into effect in California on New Year’s Day, including ones dealing with social media and picketing funerals.
Several California lawmakers reacted to the Conn. mass shooting by calling for new laws aimed at increasing safety, either through gun control or improved security at public schools.
During a visit to a Los Angeles Planned Parenthood clinic, Gov. Jerry Brown signed a bill that allows nurses to dispense birth control, making it easier for women to get contraceptives.
Several new state laws will go into effect on Jan. 1, 2012. Some of the most notable include new regulations for booster seats, sobriety checkpoints and handguns.
The California Supreme Court says state overtime laws protect nonresident employees of California firms who are in the state on business trips.
Officials say an ordinance is in the works that will make it a civil violation to harass or assault a bicyclist in Los Angeles.