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Supreme Court rules Eureka police arrest video should be available to public

Cassandra Stone Nov. 17, 2016, 10:11pm

EUREKA -- According to a ruling by the California Supreme Court, police arrest videos must be made available to the public and cannot be considered part of confidential officer personnel records.

Environmental groups seek state's help

Michelle de Leon Oct. 30, 2016, 11:56pm

SAN FRANCISCO -- With the November elections right around the corner, supporters of the state's water, forest and oak woodland protection initiative are seeking the help of the state's 1st District Court of Appeals to overturn the initial ruling on the project.

Warriors' arena project lawsuit appeal gains support

Carrie Salls Oct. 23, 2016, 12:33pm

SAN FRANCISCO – The Center for Biological Diversity, Coalition for Clean Air, Communities for a Better Environment and the Sunset Coalition have filed a “friend of the court” brief in support of those opposing the Golden State Warriors’ proposed 18,000-seat arena.  

Court rules that public employees' retirement benefits can be reduced

Joe Dyton Sep. 19, 2016, 8:24pm

SAN FRANCISCO – California public employees recently learned they might have to reconsider how they handle their retirement after the 1st District Court of Appeal ruled that the legislature can trim public employee retirement benefits for anyone who’s still on the job.