In Society And In Law, Definition Of Consent Is A Gray Area"It's pretty telling," Murphy adds, "that the critical thing most people look to understand the nature of a sexual encounter — this idea of consent — is one that we don't even have a consensus definition of in our society."
Feeling The Regulatory Burden: How To Take The Confusion Out Of ComplianceManta CEO John Swancinger recommends how to keep up in the rapidly evolving landscape of small business regulations.
Protesters Step Up Campaign On Day That New State Vaccine Law Takes EffectFriday was the first day of the new law requiring all California kids to be vaccinated in order for them to be allowed to attend school.
Only On 9: Investigators Probe Viral Video Showing 2 Dogs Sticking Out Of Trunk Of Moving CarThe dogs' owner declined to speak on camera but told KCAL9's Peter Daut by phone she put the dogs in the trunk because her children were in the backseat.
Attorney General Alleges 2 Major Charities Used Donations For Lavish SalariesTwo major Southern California-based charities are under fire by the state attorney general, who says the groups were keeping charity money for lavish salaries.
Supermodel's Attorneys To Argue For Continuation Of Defamation Lawsuit Against Bill CosbyThe attorneys for supermodel Janice Dickinson are set to argue that her defamation lawsuit against Bill Cosby should be allowed to proceed, and that the comedian and his former attorney should face deposition.
New Law Extending Statute Of Limitations To File Hit-And-Run Charges A Win For Carson AssemblymanA bill to double the statute of limitations to file criminal charges in hit-and-run cases from three years to six years was signed into law by Governor Jerry Brown this week, providing a win for the bill's sponsor, Assemblyman Mike Gipson (D-Carson).
Local Coast Guard Reserves Set To Scale Mt. Whitney To Help At-Risk KidsThe group is largely made up of members of law enforcement.
Angry Parents Show Up At Middle School Questioning Why Their Kids Were Sent Home Ahead Of Vaccination Law"We're here to make a formal complaint against the LAUSD," a parent told KCAL9's Amber Lee.
Donald Sterling Sues Former Companion Stiviano, Website Over Recording ReleaseDonald Sterling, former owner of the Los Angeles Clippers, has filed a lawsuit against former companion V. Stiviano and the website TMZ.com over the release of a recorded conversation in which Sterling made racially charged comments.
Road-Rage Victim Hit By Own Car In Hemet Describes ConfrontationA man who was hit by his own car during a road rage incident last week is speaking out about the ordeal for the first time about what led up to the event.
Report: Bill Cosby Said He Obtained Drugs To Give Women For SexBill Cosby admitted in 2005 that he got quaaludes with the intent of giving them to young women he wanted to have sex with, and that he gave the sedative to at least one woman and "other people," according to documents obtained Monday by The Associated Press.
Riverside Family Sues Nurse After Traces Of Chemical Found On Shirt Of Burned ChildA Riverside family is suing a nurse and a home-health agency after a young special-needs boy was severely burned while under care.
Half-Ton Of Illegal Fireworks Confiscated From Shed In Garden GroveAuthorities confiscated a half-ton of illegal fireworks from a shed in Orange County as part of an effort to increase safety for the 4th of July holiday.
LA Mayor Signs City's Minimum Wage Increase Into LawThe mayor joined officials Saturday afternoon at Martin Luther King Jr. Park, located in the 3900 block of Western Avenue, for the signing.