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Chinese-American Political Power Comes of Age in Affirmative Action Fight

April 1, 2014 | 3:21 pm

Chinese-American Political Power Comes of Age in Affirmative Action Fight

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In killing bill by California Democrats this year, they are demonstrating a growing political power.

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Yee Co-Defendant Jackson Draws Legal Legend As His Attorney

April 1, 2014 | 8:30 am

Yee Co-Defendant Jackson Draws Legal Legend As His Attorney

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Defense lawyer James Brosnahan has more than 50 years experience in criminal and civil cases.

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State Senate Votes to Suspend Yee, Calderon and Wright

March 28, 2014 | 11:25 am

State Senate Votes to Suspend Yee, Calderon and Wright

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Senate votes 28-1 for measure to sideline three Democratic members entangled in legal trouble.

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News Pix: Leland Yee, BioBlitz, Salmon and a ‘Magical Misfit Marriage’

March 28, 2014 | 9:30 am

News Pix: Leland Yee, BioBlitz, Salmon and a ‘Magical Misfit Marriage’

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The week’s news in photos from around the Bay.

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Money Talks: The FBI’s Bribe Strategy in Yee, Calderon Cases

March 28, 2014 | 8:47 am

Money Talks: The FBI’s Bribe Strategy in Yee, Calderon Cases

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The FBI spent nearly $160,000 bribing California Senators Leland Yee and Ron Calderon.

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In Wake of Arrest, Sen. Leland Yee Quits Secretary of State’s Race

March 27, 2014 | 12:10 pm

In Wake of Arrest, Sen. Leland Yee Quits Secretary of State’s Race

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Facing charges of arms trafficking and influence peddling, veteran legislator ends statewide campaign.

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A Reporter’s Guide to the FBI Affidavit on State Sen. Leland Yee

March 26, 2014 | 6:39 pm

A Reporter’s Guide to the FBI Affidavit on State Sen. Leland Yee

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A reporter walks you through the FBI affidavit that accuses Sen. Leland Yee of conspiracy to deal firearms, among other charges.

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FBI: Yee Offered to Facilitate Arms Trafficking for Campaign Cash

March 26, 2014 | 5:49 pm

FBI: Yee Offered to Facilitate Arms Trafficking for Campaign Cash

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Federal complaint names 26 defendants, alleges money laundering, murder for hire and much more.

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Keith Jackson Among Yee’s Top Political Donors

March 26, 2014 | 3:54 pm

Keith Jackson Among Yee’s Top Political Donors

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Consultant who gave $6,800 to Yee’s secretary of state campaign is also ensnared in criminal case.

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Tim Donnelly, GOP Candidate for Governor, Spending Twice as Much as He’s Raised

March 25, 2014 | 2:41 pm

Tim Donnelly, GOP Candidate for Governor, Spending Twice as Much as He’s Raised

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His 3,000 donors are giving an average of only $402, far below that raised by the other candidates.

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