Archive for November 3rd, 2013

InlandPolitics: More evidence problems in Colonies case

Scales of Justice

Saturday, November 2, 2013 – 07:30 p.m.
Last Modified: Monday, November 4, 2013 – 10:00 p.m.

Discovery (the turnover of evidence or case-related materials) compliance by prosecutors, a year’s-long chronic issue, continues to plague the highly-publicized Colonies criminal case.

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California Supreme Court

By Joe Nelson, The Sun
Posted: 11/02/13, 5:44 PM PDT |

The future of a San Bernardino County corruption case involving a $102 million legal settlement between the county and a Rancho Cucamonga developer, allegedly tainted by bribery and extortion, lies with a decision by the California Supreme Court.

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Money

By David Siders
dsiders@sacbee.com
Published: Saturday, Nov. 2, 2013 – 11:00 pm
Last Modified: Saturday, Nov. 2, 2013 – 11:56 pm

Jeff Miller, a fundraiser soliciting money for conservative causes in California’s initiative wars last year, had a prospective contributor lined up, but he was apprehensive.

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Dan Morain

Dan Morain

By Dan Morain
dmorain@sacbee.com
Published: Saturday, Nov. 2, 2013 – 11:00 pm

The U.S. Supreme Court says money is speech. It has been especially foul-mouthed around here lately.

Sen. Ron Calderon, the Montebello Democrat who long has used campaign money to pay for his gluttonous lifestyle, now faces allegations of serious wrongdoing, based on the FBI search warrant affidavit that Al Jazeera America obtained last week and posted on its website.

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