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Calderon Scandal Could Involve Biggest Insurance Scam in State History

March 3, 2014 | 8:11 am

Calderon Scandal Could Involve Biggest Insurance Scam in State History

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He is accused of working to keep a law on the books allowing for $500 million in unnecessary surgeries.

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Court Orders YouTube to Take Down Anti-Muslim Film

February 26, 2014 | 4:05 pm

Court Orders YouTube to Take Down Anti-Muslim Film

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Panel rules in favor of actress whose image was used in film without her consent. Google will appeal.

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Five King City Police Officers and Former Chief Arrested on Corruption Charges

February 25, 2014 | 12:17 pm

Five King City Police Officers and Former Chief Arrested on Corruption Charges

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Almost one-third of the 17-member police force in Monterey County town is facing various charges.

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Asiana Airlines Fined for Failing to Assist Passengers’ Families

February 25, 2014 | 11:35 am

Asiana Airlines Fined for Failing to Assist Passengers’ Families

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U.S. transportation officials have penalized Asiana Airlines $500,000 for failing to help family members of passengers.

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Former SF Supervisor Agrees to Pay Settlement Over Lobbying Allegations

February 21, 2014 | 3:47 pm

Former SF Supervisor Agrees to Pay Settlement Over Lobbying Allegations

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Michael Yaki agrees to pay $75,000 over claims that he didn’t disclose his lobbying, though he admits no guilt..

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Los Angeles-Area Sen. Ron Calderon Charged in Massive Corruption Case

February 21, 2014 | 12:48 pm

Los Angeles-Area Sen. Ron Calderon Charged in Massive Corruption Case

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Twenty-four count indictment against state lawmaker includes allegation of receiving $100,000 in bribes.

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Many Jails Not Complying With State Law on Shackling Pregnant Inmates

February 18, 2014 | 4:52 pm

Many Jails Not Complying With State Law on Shackling Pregnant Inmates

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Prisoners’ rights group says, despite progress, dozens of counties still have not met letter of 2013 law.

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Federal Appeals Court Strikes Down State’s Concealed Weapons Restrictions

February 13, 2014 | 2:47 pm

Federal Appeals Court Strikes Down State’s Concealed Weapons Restrictions

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Divided panel says California’s rules violated the Second Amendment right to bear arms.

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Federal Judges Give State Two More Years to Cut Prison Population

February 10, 2014 | 1:25 pm

Federal Judges Give State Two More Years to Cut Prison Population

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Three-judge panel finds state has made steps toward ‘durable’ solution to prison overcrowding.

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