She says budget cuts reducing court sessions are “basically denying justice across the state.”
News photos from events all around the Bay Area this week.
The decision leaves Gov. Jerry Brown with one last option to persuade a lower court to intervene.
Traffic fines have grown several times over due to add-ons known as penalty assessments.
Ruling grants a temporary win to Gov. Brown, who argued that early release jeopardizes public safety.
A San Francisco appeals court says company’s Wi-Fi snooping not exempt from legal action.
Top-secret government documents have been released to the SF-based Electronic Frontier Foundation.
Stanford-NAACP study says only 2 percent of inmates released under Prop. 36 have returned to prison.
Brown and legislative leaders agree to pass competing plans to meet court order to cut prison population.
State inmates end a two-month hunger strike after lawmakers agree to hold hearings over isolation units.