California Sues 2 Multinational Gas Companies, Alleging Scheme To Inflate Gas Prices In StateCalifornia is suing two multinational gasoline companies for allegedly manipulating the state’s gas prices and increasing costs at the gas pump.
Federal Judge Blocks California Law Requiring Background Checks For Ammunition PurchasesA federal judge on Thursday blocked a California law requiring background checks for people buying ammunition, issuing a sharply worded rebuke of “onerous and convoluted” regulations that violate the constitutional right to bear arms.
California AG Xavier Becerra Defends Extraordinary Coronavirus ShutdownsAttorney General Xavier Becerra said officials have broad authority to do what they think is necessary to slow the spread during the virus pandemic, even if that trumps normal fundamental freedoms.
AG Xavier Becerra Drops Challenge To T-Mobile-Sprint MergerCalifornia’s attorney general said Wednesday that the state will not appeal a judge’s decision approving T-Mobile's $26.5 billion purchase of Sprint, bringing the companies closer to creating a new wireless giant.
California Sues Trump Administration Over Increased Water Diversions To FarmersCalifornia is suing the Trump administration to block new rules that would divert more water from the Sacramento-San Joaquin River Delta to farmers, saying the rules do not protect endangered fish species.
California To Continue Challenging Trump 'Public Charge' Rule After Supreme Court OrderCalifornia officials said Monday they will continue to challenge the federal government's revised "public charge" rule despite a Supreme Court order.
11 Arrested In California Multi-State Recycling SchemeAuthorities have arrested 11 suspects they say ran a multi-state recycling fraud operation that smuggled empty cans and bottles into California.
California Defies Threat Of Fund Loss Over Abortion CoverageCalifornia’s Democratic leaders were defiant Friday after the Trump administration threatened to cut federal health care funding to the nation’s most populous state over its requirement that insurance plans cover abortions.
California Joins Coalition Of States Suing Over Rules Governing 3D-Printed GunsAttorneys general in 20 states and the District of Columbia filed a lawsuit Thursday challenging a federal regulation that could allow blueprints for making guns on 3D printers to be posted on the internet.
California Sues To Block Trump Administration Fracking PlansCalifornia increased its efforts Friday to keep the federal government from allowing oil and gas drilling on more than 1 million acres of public land.
AG Becerra Joins Legal Battle Over San Mateo Condo Project, Affordable Housing LawAttorney General Xavier Becerra's office announced Tuesday that it will intervene in a battle over a proposed condo complex on the Peninsula.
Attorney General Becerra Warns Against Price Gouging During Fire EmergencyCalifornia Attorney General Xavier Becerra on Sunday issued a consumer warning against price gouging in the wake of the state's wildfires, including the Kincade fire in Sonoma County.
California AG Becerra Sues U.S. Postal Service Over Cigarettes Smuggled By MailCalifornia and New York City sued the U.S. Postal Service on Tuesday to stop tens of thousands of cigarette packages from being mailed from foreign countries to U.S. residents.
3 Arrested In Statewide Mortgage Fraud Scheme That Targeted Mostly SeniorsThree officers of a mortgage company have been arrested for allegedly operating a mortgage fraud scheme that mostly targeted seniors and resulted in losses of more than $7 million.
3 Charged With Running $7 Million California Mortgage Scam Targeting ElderlyA grand jury in Northern California has indicted three people on charges that they ran a statewide mortgage scam that defrauded often elderly or financially struggling victims of $7 million.