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California court denies appeal by limited liability company that failed to pay taxes

Melissa Busch Apr. 18, 2017, 10:06am

A California appeals court recently dismissed a motion to toss out a default judgment filed against a household and commercial storage business because the company lost is status as a limited liability company after failing to pay taxes.

Medical-malpractice claim regarding wire in patient dismissed by California appellate court

Jessica Caimi Feb. 15, 2017, 11:59am

FRESNO, Calif. — A California appeals court recently dismissed a medical-malpractice action that alleged improper medical care involving a wire left in a patient's body.

Appeals court overturns $73.4 million ruling in Kings County

Michelle de Leon Nov. 22, 2016, 11:51pm

FRESNO – A California appeals court has reversed a $73.4 million verdict in favor of a new city proposal in Kings County, a move that now casts uncertainty over the plan.

Court approves environmental report for proposed Tehachapi Walmart

S. Laney Griffo Sep. 26, 2016, 12:22pm

FRESNO – The 5th District Court of Appeals in Fresno ruled last month in favor of the city of Tehachapi for the proposed building of a Walmart. The appeal came after the city addressed several environmental concerns about the project.

Off-duty prison guards can carry concealed weapons, ruling says

Jenna Spinelle Sep. 8, 2016, 8:43pm

FRESNO – Prison guards in Stanislaus County can now carry concealed weapons while off duty without a permit, signaling what is expected to be the end of a disagreement between county officials and the union representing the guards.