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Surprise Resignation Costs Dems State Senate Supermajority

A Democratic state senator from the Central Valley has resigned unexpectedly, dropping Democrats below the two-thirds threshold they need to pass tax changes or override vetoes.


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San Leandro Cop Charged With Drug Offense Resigns

A San Leandro police narcotics detective charged with giving marijuana to an informant has resigned from the force.

CBS San Francisco–07/19/2011

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San Jose State Women’s Basketball Coach Resigns

San Jose State women’s basketball coach Pam DeCosta has resigned after four seasons with the Spartans.

CBS San Francisco–03/07/2011