Archive for June 21st, 2011

InlandPolitics: Local medical marijuana co-op wins second stay in as many days

Tuesday, June 21, 2011 – 04:10 p.m.

Local medical marijuana co-op G3 Holistics Inc. has now been granted a stay keeping it from being forced to shutter its doors in Colton.

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State Budget
By James Rufus Koren
Posted: 06/21/2011 12:23:13 PM PDT

State Controller John Chiang said Tuesday that state lawmakers will not be paid for the past few days because they failed to pass a balanced budget by June 15.

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Tuesday, June 21, 2011 – 05:30 a.m.

An Upland medical marijuana collective shuttered by a Superior Court Judge last year will now be allowed to reopen.

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The PE: Celebrity lawyer takes Explorer sex case

10:58 PM PDT on Monday, June 20, 2011

By STEVEN BARRIE
The Press-Enterprise

Los Angeles-based celebrity lawyer Gloria Allred announced Monday night that she will represent a 16-year-old girl who has accused a former San Bernardino County sheriff’s deputy and another man of having sex with her.

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10:00 PM PDT on Monday, June 20, 2011

By BRIAN ROKOS
The Press-Enterprise

Councilman Tobin Brinker’s attempt to get his San Bernardino City Council colleagues to schedule a discussion on employee pensions again failed Monday when the council rejected his motion to direct the city manager to prepare a presentation.

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10:00 PM PDT on Monday, June 20, 2011

By IMRAN GHORI
The Press-Enterprise

The California attorney general’s office described Supervisor Neil Derry’s arguments to have campaign finance charges against him thrown out as “meritless” and “specious,” according to court papers filed Friday.

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The PE: Corona: City gives 15 officers notice

10:45 PM PDT on Monday, June 20, 2011

By LESLIE PARRILLA
The Press-Enterprise

Corona police issued layoff notices to 15 patrol officers Monday in an effort to shave roughly $4 million from the city’s budget over the next three years.

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The Sun: Detectives hunt for recalled Big Bear yearbooks

Melissa Pinion-Whitt, Staff Writer
Posted: 06/20/2011 03:57:02 PM PDT

BIG BEAR LAKE – Sheriff’s detectives on Monday continued their search for the remaining Big Bear High School yearbooks containing a photo apparently showing inappropriate behavior by a teenage couple at a dance.

Investigators also were trying to determine if a sexual crime occurred.

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The Sun: Delgado leaving, but problems persist

Delgado

 

SBCUSD worker relations still tense
Debbie Pfeiffer Trunnell, Staff Writer
Posted: 06/20/2011 08:38:07 PM PDT

SAN BERNARDINO – The departure of Superintendent Arturo Delgado will not have much impact on the current stalemate between the school district and its Personnel Commission, say district and union officials.

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DailyBulletin: Grads’ hopes dashed

ULV College of Law
No accreditation hurts work offers
Neil Nisperos, Staff Writer
Created: 06/20/2011 08:40:15 PM PDT

ONTARIO – In a tough economy, job offers are few and far between.

University of La Verne College of Law student Sheniece Smith said she has a job offer, but will lose it if she can’t take a post-graduation bar exam in July.

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Sandra Emerson, Staff Writer
Created: 06/20/2011 08:40:14 PM PDT

UPLAND – The City Council approved its 2011-12 fiscal year budget, but $3.1 million in cuts to the general fund still need to be identified.

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DailyBulletin: ONT lowers landing fees, terminal rent

Struggling local airport gets a boost
Liset Marquez, Staff Writer
Created: 06/20/2011 06:22:21 PM PDT

Landing fees and terminal rent at the struggling L.A./Ontario International Airport are coming down a bit.

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DailyBulletin: Airport lawsuit settled

LAWA will pay $1.66M to Aero Ontario cargo
Liset Marquez, Staff Writer
Created: 06/20/2011 08:39:06 PM PDT

A proposed settlement has been reached in a $5 million dispute over a planned cargo facility development at L.A./Ontario International Airport.

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State Controller John Chiang

 

By Kevin Yamamura
kyamamura@sacbee.com
Published: Tuesday, Jun. 21, 2011 – 12:00 am | Page 1A

Controller John Chiang, who battled former Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger on state worker pay, is in the middle of another wage fight.

The Democrat could decide as soon as today whether to pay legislators their salary and living expenses dating back to Thursday. Under a new voter-approved law, Proposition 25, the state docks legislative pay each day lawmakers have not sent the governor a budget.

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Capitol Alert
The latest on California politics and government
June 20, 2011

It wasn’t any legislator’s favorite question Monday, but it was the one reporters kept asking: Should you continue receiving pay?

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