Archive for September 19th, 2013

InlandPolitics: Upland law firm to dissolve


Thursday, September 19, 2013 – 11:00 a.m.

The Upland-based law firm that recently scored a major victory, by way of an $885,000 settlement for a former sheriff’s deputy, against San Bernardino County and Sheriff-Coroner John McMahon, is dissolving.

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By Doug Saunders, The Sun
and Melissa Pinion-Whitt, The Sun
Posted: 09/18/13, 1:20 PM PDT | Updated: 6 hrs ago

Homicides rose in Pomona and San Bernardino in 2012, while vehicle thefts jumped in Redlands and Ontario, according to FBI crime statistics released this week.

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By Staff Report
Posted: 09/18/13, 5:23 PM PDT |

A judge has granted a preliminary injunction against Chino Valley Medical Center on two of the six causes of action alleged in a lawsuit filed by a group of doctors over patient care.

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Inland Empire

By Neil Nisperos, Inland Valley Daily Bulletin
and Ryan Hagen, San Bernardino Sun
Posted: 09/18/13, 7:39 PM PDT | Updated: 28 secs ago

A worsening poverty picture put the Inland Empire first among the nation’s 25 largest metropolitan areas, according to a U.S. Census Bureau report released Thursday.

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Dan Walters

Dan Walters

By Dan Walters
Published: Wednesday, Sep. 18, 2013 – 7:14 pm
Last Modified: Wednesday, Sep. 18, 2013 – 11:06 pm

On the final night of the 2013 legislative session last week, lawmakers passed a landmark bill to allow illegal immigrants – perhaps as many as 1.4 million – to obtain California driver’s licenses.

One provision of the bill almost blocked action.

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Gov. Jerry Brown

Capitol Alert
The latest on California politics and government
September 18, 2013

Tobacco giant Philip Morris USA has pumped another $27,000 into Gov. Jerry Brown’s re-election campaign, according to a campaign finance statement Brown filed with the state Wednesday.

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The Hill: House Dems escalate shutdown fight

The Hill

By Mike Lillis – 09/18/13 05:31 PM ET

House Democratic opposition to a short-term spending bill that continues sequestration is gaining steam, increasing the chances of a government shutdown.

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