California Joins Lawsuit Against Ghost Gun ManufacturersThe state of California is jumping into an historic lawsuit against companies who make kits to assemble so-called “ghost guns.”
SEIU California Union Leader Resigns Following Fraud, Embezzlement ChargesThe top staff member at California’s largest labor union has resigned after she and her husband were charged with felonies including tax fraud.
San Francisco Thai BBQ Restaurant Owner Sentenced For Failing To Pay Millions In Sales, Payroll TaxA judge sentenced a San Francisco restaurant owner on Wednesday in connection with a five-year scheme that involved as much as $7.5 million in sales and $2.9 million in wages, all of which went unreported to state authorities, prosecutors said.
State AG Bonta Applauds Proposed Change to ATF Policy with Ghost GunsCalifornia Attorney General Rob Bonta on Thursday voiced his support of a proposed rule change by the ATF that would clarify the agency's definition of what qualifies as a firearm to include ghost-gun kits.
UPDATE: California Attorney General Rob Bonta to Review Oscar Grant CaseCalifornia Attorney General Rob Bonta announced Tuesday that the state's Department of Justice would conduct an independent review of the 2009 fatal officer-involved shooting of Oscar Grant.
'Epidemic of Hate;' California AG Bonta Releases New Data On Surging Hate CrimesHate crimes in California have reached their highest level in more than a decade, particularly in the Asian community which has seen hate crimes more than double in 2020, according to new data unveiled Wednesday by Attorney General Rob Bonta.
California Adds 5 More States With Anti-LGBTQ Laws To Travel Restrictions ListCalifornia will restrict state-funded travel to Florida, Montana, West Virginia, Arkansas, and North Dakota over anti-LGBTQ legislation recently enacted in those states, Attorney General Rob Bonta announced Monday.
'Landmark Victory;' Bay Area Lawmakers React to Obamacare Decision By U.S. Supreme Court DecisionBay Area lawmakers weighed in Thursday morning following the decision by the U.S. Supreme Court to dismiss a challenge by Republican-led states to the Affordable Care Act.
California Leaders Vow to Fight After Judge Overturns Assault Weapons BanNot even a full day after a federal judge overturned California’s 32-year-old ban on assault weapons, state leaders were promising a fight. Gun control opponents are ready for one as well.
Woman Guilty In Statewide Sex Trafficking Ring Sentenced To 10-Year Prison TermOne of the defendants in what state officials called "an organized crime sex trafficking ring operating across California" was sentenced Wednesday to 10 years and 8 months in state prison, California Attorney General Rob Bonta announced.
Bay Area Restaurant Owners, Operators Face Charges on Tax, Labor PracticesThree people have been arraigned in connection to tax evasion and labor law violations at Japanese restaurants in San Jose, Concord and Daly City that they owned and operated.
Bay Area Japanese Seafood Restaurant Owners Charged With Tax Evasion, Wage TheftThree Bay Area restaurant owners have been arraigned of multiple counts of sales tax evasion and labor law violations, including failing to pay employees thousands of dollars in wages, California Attorney General Rob Bonta announced Friday.
Rob Bonta Confirmed As California Attorney General; 1st Filipino AG In State HistoryAssemblyman Rob Bonta (D-Alameda) was confirmed Thursday by the state legislature as California Attorney General, the first Filipino American to hold the position.