Archive for April 5th, 2013

InlandPolitics: Is there a problem with SBIA corruption case?


Friday, April 5, 2013 – 09:30 a.m.

When the San Bernadino County District Attorney announced charges against former San Bernardino International Airport (SBIA) Project Manager Scot Spencer, and an associate, last week I asked myself two questions.

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San Bernardino Seal

By Ryan Hagen
ryan.hagen@ @sbcitynow on Twitter
Posted: 04/04/2013 08:22:48 PM PDT

Special Section: San Bernardino

RIVERSIDE — Three labor unions’ attempt to sue San Bernardino over pay-cutting contracts the city imposed on them made little progress in bankruptcy court Thursday, but a judge seemed inclined to side mostly with the city on related procedural steps.

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Officials want him to leave due to potential conflict of interest with other position
By Beau Yarbrough
beau.yarbrough@ @inlanded on Twitter
Posted: 04/04/2013 09:20:55 PM PDT

View: Attorney General letter

San Bernardino County school board member Gil Navarro, who won a second elected position in November, has no intention of leaving either one. But the county board may sue to get him to leave.

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Dan Walters

Dan Walters

By Dan Walters
Published: Friday, Apr. 5, 2013 – 12:00 am | Page 3A

At first blush, federal bankruptcy Judge Christopher Klein appeared to give Stockton and its legal ally, the California Public Employees’ Retirement System, a major victory this week.

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SFChronicle: Obama ripped for Kamala Harris remark


California Attorney General Kamala Harris

Drew Joseph
Updated 10:42 pm, Thursday, April 4, 2013

Instead of leaving the Bay Area Thursday after what would have normally been a quiet two-day fundraising trip, President Obama faced some criticism for calling California’s Kamala Harris “the best-looking attorney general in the country.”

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SacBee: Disbarment recommended for Del Norte County DA


By Charles Piller
Published: Friday, Apr. 5, 2013 – 10:57 am
Last Modified: Friday, Apr. 5, 2013 – 12:21 pm

The California Bar Court recommended disbarment of Del Norte County DA Jon Alexander in a ruling released today. He was ordered by Judge Lucy Armendariz as ineligible to practice law as of April 7.

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