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Citizens Initiative and Recall

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  • Three-strikes shouldn't be about small-time crime

    Three-strikes shouldn't be about small-time crime
    SACRAMENTO — One guy stole a loaf of bread. Another was caught with a speck of meth. Somebody grabbed $1 in change from a parked car. These men all had one thing in common besides being losers. They were sentenced to 25 years to life in prison...
  • Mungers spend millions on anti-Sacramento initiatives

     
    The Munger family may have its political differences, but one thing is clear: Neither Republican Charles Munger nor his independent sister, Molly, seem to think very highly of Sacramento....
  • Limit costly initiatives? Idea falls short in California Senate

     
    A proposal to curb costly voter-approved initiatives failed to muster sufficient support in the California Legislature....
  • Judge orders changes to Prop. 32 language

     
    A Sacramento County Superior Court judge on Monday ordered the secretary of state to change language on the November ballot describing Proposition 32, the initiative that promises to eliminate special-interest money in politics. According to the new...
  • Medical marijuana advocates want Costa Mesa voters to lift ban

     
    Medical marijuana advocates submitted nearly 6,800 signatures to the Costa Mesa city clerk in hopes of placing an initiative on the November ballot that would legalize nonprofit collectives citywide....
  • Drive fails to overturn teaching the accomplishments of gays

     
    A coalition of churches and conservative groups says it has failed to collect enough signatures for a ballot measure aimed at undercutting a state law requiring school textbooks and history lessons to include the contributions of gay, lesbian, bisexual...
  • Insurance initiative contenders wrangle over Internet addresses

    Insurance initiative contenders wrangle over Internet addresses
    SACRAMENTO -- Opponents of an auto insurance initiative on the November ballot are accusing supporters of violating state cyber-fraud laws by buying up all the addresses for potential yes and no Internet sites. But the campaign for Proposition 33, waxing...
  • Gov. Jerry Brown's tax initiative tops list of ballot measures

     
    Let the campaigning begin. Secretary of State Debra Bowen on Monday assigned numbers to the 11 propositions that will appear on the November ballot, hours after a Sacramento Superior Court judge lifted a restraining order that had prevented her from......
  • Sacramento case to test limits of legislative power

     
    When Molly Munger’s case is heard in Sacramento Superior Court on Monday morning, more than just the sequence of initiatives on the November ballot will be on the line. The case will help determine the extent of the power state......
  • Judge's decision points Gov. Brown's tax initiative toward top spot

     
    A Sacramento Superior Court judge Monday dismissed a challenge from initiative proponent Molly Munger, who had sought to ensure her tax measure appeared before one backed by Gov. Jerry Brown on the November ballot. The ruling clears the way for the...
  • L.A. County voters to decide on requiring condoms in porn

     
    A ballot measure asking Los Angeles County voters if porn actors should be required to wear condoms during filming has received enough signatures to qualify for the November 2012 election....