Gov. Gavin Newsom, during a national media tour to defend his decision to ban California death row executions, decried "legal bribery" in the college admissions process, including favors given to big donors. Newsom's comments come amid the college admissions scandal that touched UCLA and USC.
Pro-death penalty groups expressed outrage over California Gov. Gavin Newsom's announcement that he will halt death row executions while he's in office, as top Democrats lavished him with praise.