California has outlawed almost all use of mobile devices in cars. California Governor Jerry Brown this week signed new legislation that expands the restrictions placed on mobile phone use in cars. Specifically, drivers are now forbidden from "holding and operating" mobile devices for any reason. Show More Summary
California Governor Jerry Brown signed a bill against the boycott, divestment and sanctions (BDS) movement on Saturday. Brown’s signature makes California the 13th state to enact an anti-BDS measure, most of which bar state contracts or pension funds from going to entities that support BDS. Show More Summary
California Gov. Jerry Brown signed a law on Saturday requiring entertainment websites like IMDb to remove an actor’s age or birthdate upon request. The purpose of the statute is to prevent age discrimination in casting—a noble goal made even more appealing politically by a very expensive Screen Actors Guild lobbying campaign. Show More Summary
Firearms Policy Coalition announced that California Governor Jerry Brown has signed Assembly Bill 884, a measure that followed FPC’s successful federal First Amendment free speech lawsuit..... This post Gun Rights Groups Applaud Enactment of CA Bill That De-Criminalizes Political Speech appeared first on AmmoLand.com Shooting Sports News.
California Governor Jerry Brown just signed a bill that will require IMDb Pro to remove the ages of actors listed on the site when asked to. The bill was promoted by SAG-AFTRA as a way to combat age discrimination, but, as noted in Deadline...Show More Summary
California is now one of a handful of states that allows bystanders to break into hot cars to rescue animals without facing legal ramifications. Gov. Jerry Brown (D) signed AB 797, the so-called Right to Rescue Act, into law on Saturday...Show More Summary
California Gov. Jerry Brown signs legislation that requires entertainment database websites to remove an actor's age five days after receiving a request.
California Gov. Jerry Brown signed legislation that requires entertainment sites, such as IMDb, to remove an actor’s age upon request.
Essential Politics: New law will allow a year's worth of birth control pills, police chiefs oppose Prop 63 gun efforts Sept. 25, 2016, 2:19 p.m. This is Essential Politics, our daily feed on California government and politics news. Here's what we're watching:Gov. Jerry Brown signed legislation...
California Gov. Jerry Brown signed legislation Saturday that legally requires entertainment database sites such as IMDb to remove an actor's age if requested by the actor. Majority Leader Ian Calderon (D-Whittier), who authored the legislation...Show More Summary
Essential Politics: New law will allow a year's worth of birth control pills, police chiefs oppose Prop 63 gun efforts Sept. 25, 2016, 1:48 p.m. This is Essential Politics, our daily feed on California government and politics news. Here's what we're watching:Gov. Jerry Brown signed legislation...
In a move hailed by SAG-AFTRA as a major advance for working actors, California Governor Jerry Brown signed a bill today that will require IMDb Pro to remove the ages of actors and others listed on the site if asked by them to do so....Show More Summary
In an effort to combat ageism in the entertainment industry, California Governor Jerry Brown has signed into legislation a law requiring IMDb and other paid databases to remove a subscriber's age and birth date upon request. (Definitely more efficient than individually filing lawsuits.) The law, authored by California Majority Leader ... More »
This is an interesting law to have been passed! On Saturday afternoon, California Governor Jerry Brown signed legislation requiring entertainment websites like IMDb to remove — or not post in the first place — an actor's age or birthday upon request from the specific actor. The law, known now as AB 1687, will take effect on January [...]
SACRAMENTO, Calif. — California’s campaign finance watchdog agency will investigate allegations that the state Democratic Party improperly funneled contributions from the oil and energy industry to the 2014 re-election campaign of Gov. Jerry Brown, officials said Friday. The group Consumer...
SACRAMENTO — The state’s Fair Political Practices Commission is investigating allegations that the California Democratic Party funneled more than $4 million in political donations from oil and energy companies into the most recent gubernatorial campaigns of Gov. Show More Summary
If you have not yet signed the petitions to repeal the seven gun bills signed by Governor Jerry Brown earlier this year, please make sure that you do so by September 24th! This post California: Signature Efforts for Veto Gunmageddon Extended to September 24th appeared first on AmmoLand.com Shooting Sports News.
California Gov. Jerry Brown announced Friday that he signed legislation meant to bring down the record numbers of whales getting caught in fishing gear meant for Dungeness crabs, causing unknown numbers of the entangled mammals to drown or starve.
Silent but deadly
This post originally appeared on CityMinded.org. With the recent signing of SB 32 by the California Governor Jerry Brown, the State will be maintaining its aggressive emission reduction goals and taking it even further to achieve an additional 40% cut in emissions by 2030. Show More Summary