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The Hunt Is on for Psychiatric Patients Allegedly ‘Dumped’ in California By Nevada Hospital

April 24, 2013 | 10:02 am

The Hunt Is on for Psychiatric Patients Allegedly ‘Dumped’ in California By Nevada Hospital

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It’s too soon to say whether the story of┬áJames Flavy Coy Brown is an anomaly, as Nevada regulators claim, or if budget-stressed mental health service professionals are “dumping” disoriented, mentally ill people on the rest of the nation. If one thing is certain, it’s that a lot of people are now actively engaged in answering […]

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Can State Employees Work 2 Jobs At Once?

January 17, 2013 | 12:27 pm

Can State Employees Work 2 Jobs At Once?

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Some managers at CalPERS, the California state retirement system, are working two jobs there. Is that legal? CalPERS spokespeople say the agency is doing nothing wrong, but the practice has raised eyebrows among some experts in state regulations, according to the Sacramento Bee. In a written statement, the agency says it hired some managers to […]

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Jerry Brown Photo Caption Contest

April 20, 2011 | 9:20 am

Jerry Brown Photo Caption Contest

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The Sacramento Bee has been holding a caption contest for this photo of Jerry Brown shooting a basketball, and 12 finalists have now been chosen. Even though we missed the deadline, our entries: “Wow, Bob Dutton‘s head is a lot lighter than I thought.” “Watch me throw up another airball, just like my plan to […]

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Interview: Columnist Ailene Voisin Deconstructs the Sacramento Kings Possible Relocation

April 19, 2011 | 3:42 pm

Interview: Columnist Ailene Voisin Deconstructs the Sacramento Kings Possible Relocation

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In Sacramento: The Kings are not dead. Long live the Kings? That is in large part up to the NBA. Relocation of the team to Anaheim looked like a slam dunk. But someone must have thrown up a brick, because rather than rubber-stamping the transfer request from the team’s owners, the Maloof family, the league […]

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