California Supreme Court Says Man Convicted In 1980 El Cerrito Killing Can Be Granted ClemencyThe California Supreme Court on Wednesday said Gov. Gavin Newsom can grant clemency to a man serving a life sentence for killing a woman during a 1980 robbery in the East Bay.
Newsom Pardons South Bay Vietnamese Immigrant Facing Deportation For Old CrimeA Vietnamese immigrant facing possible deportation for a 15-year-old gang crime is among seven people pardoned Wednesday by California Gov. Gavin Newsom.
Snoop Dogg Goes Off On Arnold SchwarzeneggerSnoop lit up Schwarzenegger for denying his friend Stanley "Tookie" Williams' request for clemency...
Congresswoman Speier Calls For Greater Oversight Of NSA, Whistleblower Protections San Francisco and Peninsula Congresswoman Jackie Speier is pushing for greater oversight of the National Security Agency as well as whistleblower protections for NSA contractors like Edward Snowden.
Suit Seeks To Nullify Schwarzenegger CommutationA lawsuit seeks to nullify Arnold Schwarzenegger's commutation of a prison sentence for a political ally's son shortly before his term as California governor ended in January.
Schwarzenegger Says Commutation Was To Help FriendFormer California Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger said he was helping a friend when he commuted the sentence of the son of a political ally.
Victim’s Family Sues Schwarzenegger Over ClemencyFormer Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger is being sued for shortening the sentence of former Assembly Speaker Fabian Nunez’s son.