Archive for July 9th, 2013

InlandPolitics: Supreme Court: Action on Colonies appeal expected soon

California Supreme Court

Tuesday, July 9, 2013 – 11:00 p.m.

The much-publicized Colonies case appears to be on track for oral argument before the California Supreme Court either the week of September 2 or October 7.

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Tuesday, July 9, 2013 – 10:30 a.m.

The San Bernardino County Board of Supervisors is expected to approve a, yet-to-be-announced, settlement with a Sheriff’s Deputy, who was targeted, and terminated, for exercising his rights under the Family Medical Leave Act (FMLA), in order to care for his ill mother.

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San Bernardino Seal

Ryan Hagen, Staff Writer
Posted: 07/08/2013 06:54:00 PM PDT

SAN BERNARDINO — It’s time to decide once and for all whether the city is bankrupt, officials say in court documents filed late Friday, seeking to end what city officials see as months of expensive side discussions.

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Ryan Hagen, Staff Writer
Posted: 07/08/2013 07:22:08 PM PDT

The San Bernardino County school board voted 4-0 Monday to move forward with the legal process of removing board member Gil Navarro from office.

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black ribbon

Michel Nolan, Staff Writer
Posted: 07/08/2013 07:14:42 PM PDT

Roberta Shouse, the executive director of the Legal Aid Society of San Bernardino, lost her battle with cancer July 4.

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SacBee: Dan Walters: Legislative edge hinges on election

Dan Walters

Dan Walters

By Dan Walters
Published: Monday, Jul. 8, 2013 – 4:28 pm
Last Modified: Tuesday, Jul. 9, 2013 – 7:45 am

A relative handful of voters in the San Joaquin Valley may be deciding – whether they know it or not – effective control of the state Senate.

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California Money

A California Common Sense study says that despite glowing reviews for Brown’s 2013-2014 budget — which predicts a $1.7 billion general fund surplus — the state’s unfunded retirement liability has increased 5 percent since February.

Jul 8, 2013, 2:41pm PDT Updated: Jul 8, 2013, 3:22pm PDT

A new case study highlights the issues that still plague the state of California’s fiscal future, even after the celebratory high-fiving that happened after Gov. Jerry Brown signed the state’s third straight timely budget in June.

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