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ACLU Sues Homeland Security, ICE To Prevent Transfer Of California's Detained Immigrants
The Thursday lawsuit said transferring migrants from Orange County would make it impossible for them to stay in contact with their lawyers and families.
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Woman Infected With Measles May Have Exposed 'Avengers: Endgame' Audience
A California movie theater employee warned film fans, "People, if you know you have the measles, please don’t come to a movie theater, let alone a public place.”
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How Freshman Rep. Katie Porter Puts Wall Street In The Hot Seat
The former law professor is taking notes and even assigning math homework. Wall Street better be paying attention.
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Teen Pictured Posing With Swastika Is No Longer Attending Catholic School
Orange County teenagers photographed with a swastika at a high school party are facing heat for their actions.
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5 Dead After Small Plane Crashes Into Southern California House
The plane’s only occupant, a male pilot, perished in the crash. Four other people who were inside the home also died.
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Southwest Apologizes To Girl Named Abcde After Gate Agent Made Fun Of Her
The 5-year-old’s mother said that the airline employee also snapped a photo of the girl’s boarding pass and posted it on social media.
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Elizabeth Warren Protégé Katie Porter Trails Mimi Walters In California House Race
She put a historically conservative Orange County seat in play, but the race is still too close to call.
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An Elizabeth Warren Protégé Is Defying The Odds In The Cradle Of California Conservatism
For Katie Porter, moderation and Medicare for all are both part of the playbook.
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They Want To Register Voters In Jail. The Sheriff Won't Let Them Inside To Do It.
ACLU organizers are standing outside California’s Orange County jail to register inmates as they're released overnight.
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Dana Rohrabacher Vowed To Protect Constituents From The Homeless. His Opponent Harley Rouda Opened A Homeless Shelter.
Rouda is the Democrats' best chance in years to unseat Rohrabacher, a longtime California congressman known for his ties to Russia.
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Confidential Inmate Calls With Lawyers Recorded Illegally In California Jail For Years
The recording of communication between defendants and their lawyers in Orange County is also occurring with a disturbing frequency around the nation.
5 Killed After Plane Crashes Into Southern California Parking Lot
A Cessna 414 crashed about a mile from John Wayne Airport in Orange County.
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New Evidence In California Jail Snitch Scandal Raises Questions About State, Federal Probes
As attorney general investigations languish, continuing misconduct in Orange County threatens to unravel dozens of new cases, a public defender says.
Olympic Skier Bode Miller's 19-Month-Old Daughter Drowns
"Never in a million years did we think we would experience a pain like this."
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Scandal-Plagued California DA Survives To Face A Run-Off In November
An informant scheme linked to Tony Raukauckas’ office has left Orange County's criminal justice system in crisis.
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ACLU Accuses Sheriff, Top Prosecutor Of Rampant Misconduct In California's Orange County
A jail informant scandal has unraveled numerous high-profile cases and threatens to upend still more.
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A Mass Shooting Tore Their Lives Apart. A Corruption Scandal Crushed Their Hopes For Justice.
As prosecutors fixated on the death penalty for a killer, some family members of his victims found solace in an unlikely figure... the gunman's attorney.
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Mass Killer Scott Dekraai Gets Life In Prison In Case Tainted By Government Misconduct
The judge had removed the death penalty as an option because of law enforcement's misuse of a jailhouse informant.
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Judge Drops Death Penalty Option In Mass Murder Case Tainted By Misconduct
It's a rare move and leaves Scott Dekraai likely facing eight consecutive life sentences.
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In Testimony, Orange County Sheriff Dismisses Evidence Of Jail Informant Program
She said the scandal comes down to a misunderstanding of a legal term.
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California Prosecutor’s Office Thought Serial Snitch Was A Liar, But Used Him Anyway
Mark Cleveland, a jailhouse informant, worked with Orange County prosecutors for decades.
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Key Witnesses In A California Jailhouse Snitch Scandal Refuse to Testify
As sheriff's department officials clam up, the sentencing in an Orange County massacre remains mired in misconduct.
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