LOS ANGELES (AP) — California Attorney General Kamala Harris is gradually padding her fundraising edge in the state's U.S. Senate race. According to federal records and her campaign Wednesday, the Democrat collected about $1.9 million in two fundraising committees.
Southern California Gas Company is learning that it's probably illegal to let 90,000 tons of methane into the air and sicken thousands of people. The post California Attorney General Files Charges Over L.A.’s Natural Gas Leak appeared first on ThinkProgress.
California’s attorney general sued Southern California Gas Co on Tuesday over a huge methane leak near Los Angeles, escalating legal action sparked by an underground pipeline rupture that has forced thousands of residents from their homes since October. The latest civil complaint accuses the...
LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - California's attorney general filed a lawsuit against Southern California Gas Co on Tuesday over a huge methane gas leak that has forced thousands of Los Angeles residents from their homes since October.
The Daily Caller, California AG Threatens Non-Profit Donors' First Amendment Rights: California Attorney General Kamala Harris is being deluged with requests from non-profit officials to withdraw her “unconstitutional” demand for public disclosure of donor names because it creates a “back door” around the U.S. Supreme Court’s decision in Citizens United....
FIRST AMENDMENT COVERS EVERYBODY … EXCEPT DONORS TO CONSERVATIVE AND TEA PARTY NON-PROFITS: That’s apparently the view of California Attorney General Kamala Harris, who is trying to force non-profits in the Golden State to disclose the names of their donors to state officials. “It’s a violation of both the organizations’ First Amendment rights to solicit […]
Mostly because of its liberty stifling oppression: California Attorney General Kamala Harris has joined New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman in trying to prosecute ExxonMobil for supposedly lying to its shareholders and the public about climate change, according to the Los Angeles Times. Show More Summary
California Attorney General Kamala D. Harris launched an investigation into ExxonMobil for failing to report climate change risks to shareholders and lying to the public about those risks.
In a rather circuitous line of cases generally revolving the issue of free speech, a plaintiff in Laguna Beach California successfully convinced the Ninth Circuit that he was entitled to attorneys' fees because his primary goal was not money, but some other injunctive relief. Looks like you have to not......
Exxon Mobil is under investigation by California Attorney General Kamala Harris over claims that the oil giant lied about climate change, according to The Lost Angeles Times. Harris’s investigation, however, is less about contributions...Show More Summary
New York has already subpoenaed the company. Both investigations stem from revelations that Exxon's scientists knew about global warming as far back as the 1970s. The post California’s Attorney General Is Now Investigating Exxon appeared first on ThinkProgress.
“Do you donate to the Sierra Club or the National Rifle Association? California Attorney General Kamala Harris wants to know who you are, what your address is and how much you give…. “Every American has the right to support the causes we believe in without the fear of harassment and retaliation. Show More Summary
The Ninth Circuit recently held that Center for Competitive Politics had to turn over its list of donors to the California Attorney General’s office for law enforcement purposes. Even though the lists are not publicly disclosed, CCP argued that doing … Continue reading ?
The California attorney general has given Los Angeles County's top prosecutor the green light to sue the mayor of Carson, Albert Robles, and oust him from his seat on a regional water board. In an opinion issued Tuesday, state Atty. Gen. Kamala D. Harris found there are “substantial questions”...
Bloomberg: California’s Democratic attorney general says she can be trusted to keep secret the names and addresses of donors to a nonprofit started by conservative billionaire brothers Charles and David Koch. Still, Kamala Harris has a fight on her hands … Continue reading ?
The United States has no indication that a couple who killed 14 people in California were part of a wider cell which planned more attacks, U.S. Attorney General Loretta Lynch said on Wednesday. Tashfeen Malik, 29, and her husband, Syed...Show More Summary
California Atty. Gen. Kamala Harris has approved a deal for new management at the Daughters of Charity Health System after another transaction for the troubled Catholic hospital group collapsed earlier this year.Harris gave her required approval late Thursday, allowing BlueMountain Capital Management...
Attorneys general in California and New York are demanding that 501 (c)(3) nonprofit organizations disclose their donor lists to the state. At the recent Federalist Society National Lawyers’ Convention, that issue and others were discussed by a panel consisting of Andrew Grossman (BakerHostetler), Stephen Klein (Pillar of Law Institute), Paul S. Show More Summary
California’s attorney general filed civil lawsuits Tuesday asking judges to shut down two Southern California-based charities that solicited car donations to raise money, ostensibly to support other charities. Instead of using funds to support other organizations, the charities misappropriated...
“Turmoil and lackluster funding in California Attorney General Kamala Harris’s (D) Senate campaign has some Democratic operatives wondering what’s gone wrong,” The Hill reports. “Harris this week replaced campaign manager Rory Steele with Juan Rodriguez, who was serving as the [...]