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California DMV: 1,500 People Wrongly Registered to Vote, Including Non-Citizens

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, October 10, 2018 at 8:30pm 10/10/2018 at 8:30pm
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The California Motor Voter program was promoted as a way to make registering to vote at the Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV) more convenient. Eligible applicants would completing a driver license, identification (ID) card or change of address transaction with...

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Susan Rice’s Pro-Kavanaugh Son Allegedly Assaulted on Stanford Campus

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, October 10, 2018 at 11:00am 10/10/2018 at 11:00am
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Student Spends $12,000 Defending Himself Over Incident He Says Was Consensual

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, October 10, 2018 at 8:00am 10/10/2018 at 8:00am

If you’re a student who is already struggling to pay tuition, a situation like this could derail your entire life.

Robby Soave reports at Reason:

Two Students Hooked Up. It Was Clearly Consensual. He Still Spent $12,000 Defending Himself.

James, a freshman at the University of California-Davis, was on his way to math class...

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Flea-borne Typhus Epidemic Hits Pasadena

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, October 7, 2018 at 4:00pm 10/7/2018 at 4:00pm
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Legal Insurrection readers will recall that California, and other areas of the country with a significant homeless population, were hit with an epidemic of Hepatitis A last fall.

This year, Pasadena is reporting an epidemic of flea-borne typhus.

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Law of Self Defense: A Merely Speculative Fear is Inadequate to Justify Use-of-Force

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, October 4, 2018 at 1:00pm 10/4/2018 at 1:00pm

This week’s case comes out of California’s Court of Appeal, in a decision filed just last Monday (People v. Gregory). It involves two particularly interesting facets of self-defense law: a speculative threat, and provocation with intent. This week we’ll address the speculative threat, and we’ll address provocation with intent...

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#CounterResistance: Trump’s DOJ sues California over new “net neutrality” rules

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, October 1, 2018 at 8:29pm 10/1/2018 at 8:29pm
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This past June,  my colleague Mary Chastain noted that the internet was still working after the Trump administration ended Obama-era “net neutrality” rules with the FCC’s Restoring Internet Freedom Order.

However, tinkering with working systems until they no longer function is a feature of the California state legislature, so it created its...

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California slammed with slew of new gun control laws

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, October 1, 2018 at 6:09pm 10/1/2018 at 6:09pm

California Governor Jerry Brown (D) signed into law several gun control bills proposed in the wake of several mass shootings that were used by the state legislature as the basis for the new restrictions.

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Will the Kavanaugh Hearing Drama Impact California Senate Race?

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, September 23, 2018 at 2:00pm 9/23/2018 at 2:00pm
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Legal Insurrection readers may recall my recent post on California’s November ballot and the poll that indicated Senator Dianne Feinstein has only an 8-point advantage over progressive challenger, state senator Kevin de León. For the incumbent, this should be a troubling number, particularly when her challenger is leading among...

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California tops the nation . . . for its poverty rate

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, September 15, 2018 at 2:00pm 9/15/2018 at 2:00pm
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As the week draws to a close, a new analysis shows that California is actually leading the nation . . . in the poverty rate.

Newly released federal estimates show California’s poverty rate remained the highest in the nation, despite a modest fall, and the state’s falling uninsured rate slowed for the...

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After cursing Trump, California man attempts to stab GOP congressional candidate

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, September 12, 2018 at 10:00am 9/12/2018 at 10:00am
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Many pundits, including myself, have warned that the increasingly vitriolic tone of Democratic Party leaders will eventually lead to even more actual attacks on supporters of President Trump and Republicans….in addition to the ones we have already recorded.

This warning has gone unheeded, as the Democrats have continued to gin up their...

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Barbershop Workers Quit After CA Supreme Court Ruling Redefines “Independent Contractor”

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, September 11, 2018 at 11:26am 9/11/2018 at 11:26am
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Truly, the only law that California’s politicos in Sacramento follow to the letter is the one related to unintended consequences.

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California: 700 Parents Show up at School Board Meeting In Show of Force Against Sex Ed Policies

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, September 10, 2018 at 12:00pm 9/10/2018 at 12:00pm
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California Christians and their beliefs have been targeted by legislative efforts by the Golden State.

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Republican Cox closing in on Democrat star Newsom in California Governor’s Race

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, September 8, 2018 at 2:00pm 9/8/2018 at 2:00pm
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CA Dem Party Chair’s call for In-N-Out Burger boycott backfires. Bigly.

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, September 1, 2018 at 6:00pm 9/1/2018 at 6:00pm
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In-N-Out Burger is a California institution. In fact, my family recently capped off a college tour of that state, and we all ordered Double Double meals!

Yet after it was discovered that the business committed the Democratic Party designated sin of donating to the Republican Party for the upcoming election, the chair...

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California passes bill that forces businesses to appoint women to corporate boards

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, September 1, 2018 at 1:55pm 9/1/2018 at 1:55pm
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California is experiencing a housing crisis, inflation, and delays have just added millions of dollars to the cost of the high speed train to nowhere, and our leading candidate for governor is proposing free healthcare for illegal immigrants.

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Gov. Jerry Brown signs bill that ends California’s cash bail system

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, August 30, 2018 at 11:00am 8/30/2018 at 11:00am
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Governor Jerry Brown has just signed a sweeping reform bill that makes California the first state in the nation to abolish bail for suspects awaiting trial.

An overhaul of the state’s bail system has been in the works for years, and became an inevitability earlier this year when a California appellate court...

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CA Dem Gov Candidate Gavin Newsom Backs Universal Healthcare for Illegal Immigrants

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, August 29, 2018 at 7:00am 8/29/2018 at 7:00am
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