Major issues facing the Legislature, including a water bond and reshaping the state’s rainy day fund, can be addressed this year despite the loss of Democrats’ supermajority.
Three Republican senators want to expel State Sen. Roderick Wright from the Legislature.
A state senator convicted of perjury and voter fraud took an indefinite leave of absence Tuesday as he awaits sentencing in May.
California state Sen. Roderick Wright was convicted Tuesday of perjury and voter fraud for falsely claiming he lived in an apartment in the district he represents when he actually lives elsewhere.
State Sen. Roderick Wright was convicted Tuesday of eight charges of fraud and perjury for living outside the district he was elected to represent.
A wine storage business owner has been sentenced to six years in state prison for stealing $2.7 million worth of wine from his clients’ storage lockers and under-reporting about $3.5 million in payroll taxes.
Two Los Angeles Police Department officers Tuesday were convicted of perjury and other charges related to lying under oath in a 2008 drug case.
Los Angeles City Councilman Richard Alarcon and his wife pleaded not guilty Thursday morning to perjury and voter fraud charges.
Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa has endorsed the state Assembly bid of a Los Angeles City Councilman who was ordered this month to stand trial on perjury and voter fraud charges.
City Councilman Richard Alarcon and his wife face charges stemming from allegations that the couple did not live in a Panorama City home Alarcon claimed as his residence.
A Southern California councilman has been charged with lying on state documents to avoid paying child support.
L.A. City Councilman Richard Alarcon and his wife, Flora, pleaded not guilty Friday morning in Los Angeles Superior Court to new perjury charges from the district attorney’s office.
Seven current and former members of the San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department have been charged with falsifying training documents to boost their pay.
Attorneys for City Councilman Richard Alarcon and his wife Flora asked a judge to dismiss a 24-count felony indictment against them.
State Sen. Roderick Wright on Thursday was indicted on eight felony counts in connection with a probe into whether he lived outside his Southern California district since he was elected two years ago.