Are cheek swabs of those arrested for a felony — whether charged with a crime or not — constitutional?
Senate Democrats voted to overturn decades of precedent and undermine Republicans’ ability to block final votes.
After long prison sentences, third strikers who are released must readjust with little assistance.
More than 1,000 three strikers have been released since voters passed Prop. 36, softening the law.
State’s auction of permits to power plants, factories and businesses limits greenhouse gas emissions.
State law aims to take guns away from potentially dangerous owners, including the mentally ill.
Judge rules that a local VC can block public access to his erstwhile public beach; Mavericks is coming!
Judges say court-appointed mediator needs more time to reach agreement on how to reduce inmate crowding.
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.