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Brown Signs Bills Increasing Protections for California Immigrants

Brown Signs Bills Increasing Protections for California Immigrants

by Von Diaz on October 7 2013, 9:29AM

On Saturday CA Gov. Jerry Brown signed the ‘TRUST Act’ into law, which prohibits local law enforcement from detaining immigrants who have not committed serious crimes.

Topics: /NOW

New Poll Shows Racial Divide on California's DREAM Act

New Poll Shows Racial Divide on California’s DREAM Act

by Jorge Rivas on November 22 2011, 3:12PM

Nearly 80 percent of Latinos support the measure, while only 30 percent of whites think it’s a step in the right direction.

Topics: Schools & Youth

Dozens of Beatings and Coverups by Officers in L.A. County Jails

Dozens of Beatings and Coverups by Officers in L.A. County Jails

by Jorge Rivas on October 14 2011, 3:58PM

The Los Angeles County Sheriff Department is under even more scrutiny, just as the state begins moving thousands of inmates from state prisons to county jails.

Topics: Criminal Justice

Score! A Transgender People's Victory in the State of California

Score! A Transgender People’s Victory in the State of California

by Akiba Solomon on October 12 2011, 12:22PM

New laws make it easier to get ID and clarify what should be a basic truth: You can’t discriminate against somebody because they’re transgender.

Topics: Gender, Gender & Sexuality

Whitman Woos Latinos in Spanish, Bashes Immigrants in English

Whitman Woos Latinos in Spanish, Bashes Immigrants in English

by Julianne Hing on October 27 2010, 2:13PM

A tale of two campaign ads reveals the real Meg Whitman.

Topics: 2010 Elections

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