Coronavirus Scams: Alameda County DA, State AG Warn About Fraudulent Activity, Price GougingAlameda County District Attorney Nancy O’Malley and county sheriff’s officials are asking people to report novel coronavirus-related scams, price gouging, and non-compliance with health orders.
"Do Not Be Hustled"; California Attorney General Warns Of Coronavirus False Advertising, Price GougingState Attorney General Xavier Becerra on Monday warned Californians against false advertising and price gouging related to the COVID-19 coronavirus pandemic.
California Attorney General Becerra Takes Legal Action Over Facebook Privacy PracticesCalifornia Attorney General Xavier Becerra announced Wednesday that his office is taking legal action against Facebook over the social media giant’s privacy practices.
23 States Sue Trump Administration Over Revoked California Emission StandardsTwenty-three states have sued to stop the Trump administration from revoking California's authority to set emission standards for cars and trucks.
California Leads Latest Lawsuit Over Trump Green Card RulesCalifornia and three other states on Friday filed the latest court challenge to new Trump administration rules blocking green cards for many immigrants who use public assistance including Medicaid, food stamps and housing vouchers.
California Joins Maine, D.C. In Lawsuit Against OxyContin ManufacturerCalifornia joined other states in a lawsuit filed Monday accusing Purdue Pharma of falsely promoting OxyContin as not addictive even as the opioid emerged as among the most widely abused in the U.S.
California AG Becerra: No Charges Against Officers In Stephon Clark Shooting DeathCalifornia's attorney general won't charge two Sacramento police officers who shot and killed an unarmed black man last year.
Why California Continues To Put Millions At Risk Of ID Theft: The EDD RespondsCalifornia's Employment Development Department says it will continue to print Social Security numbers on many documents it mails and admits it doesn’t know how many people have been compromised by those mailings.
Mugshot Website Operators Charged With Criminal ExtortionCalifornia Attorney General Xavier Becerra announced Wednesday that prosecutors in his office filed criminal extortion, money laundering and identity theft charges against four operators of a pay-for-removal mugshot website.
California Sues Sutter Health For Allegedly Over-Charging PatientsCalifornia is suing Sutter Health, accusing the hospital system of anti-competitive practices that result in higher prices for patients.
California Attorney General Backs Changing Money Bail SystemJudges must consider suspects' ability to pay when they set bail amounts, California Attorney General Xavier Becerra said Tuesday, adding momentum to ongoing talks aimed at finding a better way to make sure suspects show up in court.