Family Of Murder Victim Questions Gov. Brown's Decision To Sign Bill Limiting Adult Prosecution Of MinorsSenate Bill 1391, singed by Gov. Jerry Brown Sunday, prevents prosecutors from trying a juvenile in adult criminal court for acts committed while they were 14 or 15 years of age, even for serious offenses like murder and rape.
California Divorce Courts Go To The Dogs As Pets Gain StatusA new law grants California judges authority to settle disagreements over who keeps the family pet in divorce cases the same way they handle child-custody disputes.
Gov. Brown Signs Law Limiting Soda, Juice In Kids’ MealsMilk or water will be the default drink sold with kids’ meals in California.
Want A Straw With Your Drink? You'll Have To Ask For One Under New LawA new law signed Thursday makes California the first state to bar some restaurants from automatically giving out single-use plastic straws.
Gov. Brown Signs Landmark Bill Ensuring Medical Care, Counseling, Surgery For Transgender Youth In Foster CareAssembly Bill 2119 ensures that medical services, which include counseling, hormone therapy and surgery, will be covered by Medi-Cal for transgender and gender nonconforming youths in California's foster care system.
'We're Gonna Launch Our Own Damn Satellite,' Says Jerry Brown, Finally Earning 'Gov. Moonbeam' Moniker"So we're gonna launch our own satellite, our own damn satellite to figure out where the pollution is and how we're gonna end it, with great precision," Brown told attendees at the Global Climate Action Summit in San Francisco Friday.
California Eliminates Bail For Suspects Awaiting TrialCalifornia will become the first state to eliminate bail for suspects awaiting trial under a bill signed Tuesday by Governor Jerry Brown.
CA Bill Could Fund Research To Track Sharks In Real Time With Drones, RobotsAssembly Bill 2191 passed the California Legislature Thursday and would provide $3.75 million to California State University, Long Beach's Shark Lab to record the predators' moving patterns.
President Trump Inspects Border Wall Prototypes; Prefers See-Through Option"You have to have see-through,” Trump told reporters. “You have to know what's on the other side of the wall."
California To Appeal Ruling On Earlier Sex Offender ParoleGov. Jerry Brown will appeal a judge's ruling that California must consider earlier parole for potentially thousands of sex offenders, such as those convicted of raping an unconscious person.
California Governor Scales Back Plan For Giant Water ProjectGov. Jerry Brown is scaling back his troubled proposal for overhauling California's water system — at least for now.