California Supreme Court Approves Ban On Attorney-Client SexAttorneys in California could face discipline for having consensual sex with their clients under a new ethics rule approved Thursday by the state Supreme Court.
Uber, Lyft Drivers Catch A Break With California Supreme Court RulingThe California Supreme Court has limited businesses from classifying workers as independent contractors who can't receive key employment protections.
Court Upholds Death Sentences In Pleasanton Woman's MurderThe California Supreme Court Thursday unanimously upheld the death penalties of a Sacramento couple for the murder, kidnapping and rape of a 22-year-old Pleasanton woman in 1997.
California High Court Upholds Taking DNA From Arson SuspectA California law that required an arson suspect to provide a sample of DNA when he was booked into jail did not violate his privacy, the California Supreme Court said Monday.
State Supreme Court Upholds Death Sentence In Lafayette Woman's MurderThe California Supreme Court has unanimously upheld a death sentence for the murder of a Lafayette woman during a robbery of her home in 1998.
California Supreme Court Rules Juveniles' Sentences UnconstitutionalA divided California Supreme Court on Monday struck down sentences against two juveniles convicted of kidnapping and raping teenage girls, saying the punishments were unconstitutional because they did not provide teens a chance for parole until they were over 65 years old.
Cases Could Open Door To Pension Cuts For California WorkersFor decades in California, a sacrosanct rule has governed public employees' pensions: Benefits promised can never be taken away.
California Supreme Court Exposes Drug Makers to Additional LiabilityCalifornia's high court ruled Thursday that pharmaceutical companies can be held liable for warning labels on generic versions of drugs they once made even after they've stopped manufacturing them.
California Supreme Court: Access To License Plate Data May Be PossibleThe ruling came in a lawsuit by the American Civil Liberties Union and Electronic Frontier Foundation that sought a week's worth of license plate data.
California Supreme Court Makes It Easier For Some Tax Measures To PassThe California Supreme Court on Monday made it easier for certain new taxes to win approval with voters.
California Supreme Court Ruling Could Fast-Track ExecutionsCalifornia Supreme Court to rule on lawsuit challenging constitutionality of Proposition 66, a push to "mend not end" capital punishment.
California Supreme Court Ruling Bolsters Bullet Train FoesThe high court overturned a lower court ruling and gave renewed hope to those who have used the California Environmental Quality Act to challenge the high-speed rail project.