California Officials Make Appeal To Newsom For Asian Attorney GeneralElected officials from California's Asian and Pacific Islander communities urged Gov. Gavin Newsom on Wednesday to appoint an attorney general of Asian descent, saying it's critical to have a top law enforcement official who understands and will combat anti-Asian violence.
Bay Area Lawmaker Would Require DA's Who Receive Police Contributions To Recuse Themselves In Misconduct CasesA bill to be introduced in December in the state Assembly would require district attorneys to recuse themselves from police misconduct cases if they have accepted campaign contributions from police unions that represent the accused officer.
California Marijuana Tax Cuts Eyed As Revenues Fall Far ShortCalifornia lawmakers are looking to reduce state marijuana taxes in an effort to get more producers and consumers to leave the black market.
Lawmakers Seek Tax Cuts For Sluggish California Legal Pot IndustryA Bay Area member of the Assembly is among a group of Democratic state lawmakers seeking major tax cuts for the marijuana industry to jump-start's California's sluggish legal marketplace.