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California Nears Ban On Gay ‘Conversion’ Therapy

The California State Assembly has approved what supporters say would be the nation’s first ban on a form of psychotherapy aimed at making gay people straight.

08/28/2012

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California Bill To Ban Certain Hunting With Dogs Moves Forward

California would ban the use of dogs to hunt bears and bobcats under a bill approved by the State Assembly.

08/22/2012

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California Senate Votes To Ban Gay ‘Conversion’ Therapy

The state Senate has approved what supporters say would be the nation’s first ban on a form of psychotherapy aimed at making gay people straight.

05/30/2012

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California Moving Closer To Ban On Sexual Orientation Therapy For Minors

A key State Senate committee approved a bill Monday that would ban what’s known as “reparative” or “sexual orientation change” therapy for minors.

05/01/2012

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Phil Matier: Bill To Cap Cal State University Salaries Taps Popular Anger

A state senator has proposed capping the pay of California State University campus presidents and holding their salary negotiations in public.

01/05/2012

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CSU Trustees Face Criticism Over School President’s Pay Hike

The new president at San Diego State University, Elliot Hirshman, will be receiving an annual salary of $400,000, some $100,000 more than his predecessor.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–07/13/2011

Lawmaker Seeks To End California Parole Law

A state senator is seeking to halt a new law that allows unsupervised parole for thousands of ex-convicts.

CBS San Francisco–05/14/2011