Category: Sacramento

California Attorney General Joins Bipartisan Coalition Pushing FDA

Attorney General Becerra Joins Bipartisan Coalition Pushing FDA to Examine Progress in Opioid Fight SACRAMENTO, CA (STL.News) California Attorney General Xavier Becerra joined a bipartisan coalition of attorneys general today in urging the United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to provide…

Sacramento: Nicholas Vuksinich Sentenced for Producing Child Pornography

Sacramento Man, Nicholas Vuksinich Sentenced to over 17 Years in Prison for Producing Child Pornography SACRAMENTO, CA (STL.News) Nicholas Vuksinich, 35, of Sacramento, was sentenced today by U.S. District Judge Troy L. Nunley to 17 years and seven months in…

Sacramento: Orel Gohar Pleads Guilty for multiple charges

Second Extradited Israeli Fugitive, Orel Gohar Pleads Guilty to Conducting Illegal Gambling Business, Money Laundering, and Failure to Appear Sacramento, CA (STL.News) Orel Gohar, 30, formerly of San Francisco, pleaded guilty Tuesday to conducting an illegal gambling business, conspiracy to…

California AG Highlights Resources to Combat Intimate Partner Violence

Releases video to help raise awareness and put a stop to these unspeakable crimes SACRAMENTO, CA (STL.News) During National Domestic Violence Awareness Month, Attorney General Becerra highlights resources to help… The post California AG Highlights Resources to Combat Intimate Partner…

Sacramento, Calif: Eric Michael Smith Charged with Serial Arson

Sacramento, Calif: Eric Michael Smith Charged with Serial Arson in the Shasta-Trinity National Forest (STL.News) – Eric Michael Smith, 38, of Redding, has been charged with setting fire to lands… The post Sacramento, Calif: Eric Michael Smith Charged with Serial…

California Governor Statement on Death of San Francisco Firefighter-Paramedic Jason Cortez

SACRAMENTO, CA (STL.News) California Governor Gavin Newsom today issued the following statement regarding the death of San Francisco Fire Department Firefighter-Paramedic Jason Cortez: “Jennifer and I mourn the untimely death… The post California Governor Statement on Death of San Francisco…

California Governor Selects Justice Martin Jenkins for CA Supreme Court

A highly regarded jurist, Justice Martin Jenkins (Ret.) has been appointed to judgeships throughout his storied career Justice Jenkins would be the first openly gay and third Black man to… The post California Governor Selects Justice Martin Jenkins for CA…

California Gov. Newsom Takes Action to Support Immigrant & Refugee Communities

Governor Newsom Takes Action on Legislation to Support California’s Immigrant and Refugee Communities SACRAMENTO, CA (STL.News) Governor Gavin Newsom took action on several bills that continue California’s long-standing leadership as a state… The post California Gov. Newsom Takes Action to Support Immigrant…

California Governor Newsom Releases Climate Investment Framework

Climate Investment Framework integrates climate risk strategies of the state’s three largest pension funds into a unified statewide approach Framework released in response to Governor’s 2019 climate executive order California… The post California Governor Newsom Releases Climate Investment Framework appeared…

California Governor Statement on the Passing of Associate Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg

SACRAMENTO, CA (STL.News) California Governor Gavin Newsom issued the following statement Friday evening regarding the passing of Supreme Court of the United States Associate Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg: “Justice Ginsburg… The post California Governor Statement on the Passing of Associate…

California Governor Newsom Signs Bill Putting Money Back into the Pockets of More Californians

Governor Newsom Signs Bill Putting Money Back into the Pockets of More California Workers and their Families 2020 Expansion of California Earned Income Tax Credit, including newly-signed AB 1876, makes… The post California Governor Newsom Signs Bill Putting Money Back…

California Governor Newsom Signs Bill Extending Job-Protected Family Leave

Millions more Californians will now have access to job-protected Paid Family Leave Bill builds on 2019 extension of Paid Family Leave Benefits to eight weeks for a newborn child SACRAMENTO, CA (STL.News)… The post California Governor Newsom Signs Bill Extending Job-Protected Family…