Ex-Lawmaker Yee Pleads Not Guilty To New ChargesFormer California state Sen. Leland Yee has pleaded not guilty to an expanded indictment in his corruption case that included two new charges of money-laundering.
Lawmaker Yee Pleads Not Guilty To Federal Charges Suspended state Sen. Leland Yee pleaded not guilty on Tuesday to bribery and gun charges two weeks after he was arrested as part of an FBI sting targeting political corruption.
California Senate Erases Websites Of 3 Suspended LawmakersThe California Senate has erased the names and online archives of three suspended lawmakers entangled in criminal cases.
FBI Searches Legislative Office Belonging To Embattled State Sen. Leland Yee FBI agents on Tuesday searched a legislative office belonging to state Sen. Leland Yee, a San Francisco Democrat who was arrested and charged last week as part of a wider federal investigation into criminal activity in San Francisco's Chinatown.
Senate Democrats Cancel San Diego Golf Fundraiser In Wake Of Criminal ProceedingsThe state Senate leader has canceled a high-profile golfing fundraiser in the wake of criminal proceedings against three state senators.
Lawmaker Yee's Lawyer Questions FBI Investigation A lawyer for a California state senator charged last week with accepting bribes and gun trafficking on Monday challenged the three-year FBI investigation that led to the arrest.
Calif. State Senate Votes To Suspend 3 Embattled LawmakersTwo Southern California state lawmakers were among a trio of Democratic senators who were suspended Friday over criminal charges.
Calif. Lawmakers Promise Action On Gun Control Following Conn. Mass ShootingSeveral 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.
Gov. Brown Signs Bill For Same-Day Voter RegistrationGov. Jerry Brown has signed a package of bills designed to modernize California's election and campaign finance laws, including allowing voters to register on Election Day.