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  • Now that dogs can dine at restaurants, here are a few rules of decorum

    Now that dogs can dine at restaurants, here are a few rules of decorum
    It’s official — restaurants in California can now allow dogs to accompany their people on patios and in other outside areas set aside for dining. Gov. Jerry Brown, whose own dog, a Welsh corgi named Sutter, can be seen frequently strolling with him and his wife and a host of other Sacramento players, announced Thursday that he had signed Assembly Bill 1965 into law. That he would do so, I never doubted.
  • California lawmakers pass education and drug bills, strike Prop. 187

    California lawmakers pass education and drug bills, strike Prop. 187
    California community colleges could offer four-year degrees for the first time, and suspension of defiant schoolchildren would be curtailed, under proposals sent to Gov. Jerry Brown by the Legislature on Thursday. Bids to reduce sentences for some...

    New law requires civilian investigation of military sex assault cases

    New law requires civilian investigation of military sex assault cases
    Gov. Jerry Brown signed into law Thursday a measure requiring that sexual assault allegations by members of the California National Guard, State Military Reserve, and the Naval Militia be investigated and prosecuted by local civilian prosecutors instead...

    Dining with your dog at an outdoor restaurant may soon be legal

    Dining with your dog at an outdoor restaurant may soon be legal
    You may have been taking your dog along with you to the neighborhood cafe’s outdoor patio for years, but soon that may actually be legal. Assembly Bill 1965, which blew through the California Assembly on Thursday with a 71-1 vote of approval,...

    California lawmakers want BB guns made in bright colors

    California lawmakers want BB guns made in bright colors
    SACRAMENTO -- A month after sheriff deputies shot and killed a 13-year-old Northern Californian who was carrying an airsoft gun, state lawmakers said Friday they plan to introduce legislation to require such guns to be painted bright colors to help law...