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Father accuses Bakersfield of deprivation of civil rights

Jenie Mallari-Torres Oct. 17, 2017, 12:35pm

SACRAMENTO — A parent is suing the city of Bakersfield alleging assault and violation of civil rights in the treatment of his infant child.

Watchdog blog alleges Bakersfield politicians in cahoots with realtor lobbyist to end PACE

Kacie Whaley Aug. 23, 2017, 12:13pm

Checks and Balances Project (C&BP), a investigative watchdog website, filed two lawsuits Aug. 10 against Bakersfield politicians, alleging that some have been in cahoots with a realtor lobbyist to discontinue a residential energy financing plan, PR Newswire has reported.

Widening project in historic area of Bakersfield faces strong opposition

Giovanni Whaley Dec. 14, 2016, 12:40pm

BAKERSFIELD -- A legal battle rages on in the city of Bakersfield, California, regarding the 24th Street widening project that will add two additional lanes to a four-lane street running through the historic area of Westchester.