April 07, 2017 | Multimedia
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March 28, 2017 | Feature
Video with transcript of the Chief Justice's 2017 State of the Judiciary presented on Mar 27, 2017.
March 20, 2017 | NewsLinks
California should start treating juvenile offenders more like children, state lawmakers said Monday as they promoted bills that they said reflect research showing that children's brains are different from adults.
March 08, 2017 | NewsLinks
(Subscription required) The state Legislature should "weigh trade-offs" before adopting Gov. Jerry Brown's proposed halt of driver's license suspensions for defendants who did not pay traffic tickets, according to a report by the Legislative Analyst's Office.
February 13, 2017 | NewsLinks
(Subscription required) The Assembly Judiciary Committee wants to learn more about the declining passage rate on the California bar exam.
January 26, 2017 | NewsLinks
State Sen. Robert Hertzberg (D-Van Nuys) introduced a bill to the Legislature today to advance Gov. Jerry Brown’s plan to stop license suspensions for drivers who fail to pay traffic fines.
January 23, 2017 | Feature
Charts and summaries provide information on the governor's proposed budget for fiscal year 2017-2018.
June 15, 2016 | NewsLinks
California lawmakers, acting on the constitutional deadline to pass a state budget without losing their pay, approved a new state spending plan Wednesday that targets more money at a range of programs yet puts off some key decisions on affordable housing and the state’s cap-and-trade program.
June 09, 2016 | NewsLinks
Gov. Jerry Brown and the Legislature have reached agreement on a budget for the coming fiscal year that repeals a long-criticized rule limiting welfare payments for people who have more children, as well as making an optional $2 billion deposit into the state’s rainy-day reserve.
June 02, 2016 | NewsLinks
Two days after overwhelmingly rejecting the 2017 State Bar dues bill, the state Assembly on Thursday approved a heavily amended replacement that stops short of mandating de-unification but shifts power to a board dominated by non-lawyers.
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