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On the Move: Tracking the Ins and Outs of California Lawyers

Los Angeles-based Ryan Lapine joined Frankfurt Kurnit Klein & Selz as a partner in the litigation group. He will handle insurance recovery, intellectual property, trust and estate, and complex business cases on behalf of celebrities, high-net-worth individuals and corporate clients. According to LinkedIn, Lapine was previously a partner at Diamond McCarthy.
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Interview: #MeToo and the horrors of Hollywood’s 'Casting Couch’, with Carrie Mitchum

Carrie Mitchum discuss Hollywood and the impact of #MeToo on the industry.YouTube screenshot. Carrie Mitchum’s documentary Rocking the Couch tells the story of a new group of brave Hollywood professionals sharing their stories for the first time. The film also revives an old Hollywood case that could have changed history and the future of the film industry.
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Newsom, top Democrats bargaining over child care raises as California budget deadline nears

As the start of a new budget year approaches next week, Gov. Gavin Newsom and state lawmakers have been hashing out details of a budget agreement. The two sides are largely aligned on how to spend a multi-billion-dollar surplus, but need to reconcile details of an expansion of health care to more undocumented immigrants and a raise in rates for child care providers, among other issues.
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California Focus: Dem vs. Dem

Vice President Kamala Harris took a lot of heat for her performance in her first foreign trip as the nation’s No. 2 official, some bloggers calling her excursion into Latin America “a continuation of her failure theater.”. That phrase came from a conservative website, but the far left also blasted...
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Caitlyn Jenner, Ted Lieu Trade ‘Condescending’ Barbs Over California Crime

Caitlyn Jenner, Ted Lieu Trade ‘Condescending’ Barbs Over California Crime. Republican California gubernatorial hopeful Caitlyn Jenner and Representative Ted Lieu, a California Democrat, engaged in a Twitter feud on Saturday evening, resulting in both accusing the other of being “condescending.” Jenner, a prominent reality-TV star and former Olympic athlete, announced on Friday her campaign to challenge California Governor Gavin Newsom, a Democrat, in an expected … Read more.
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California Drought: Here's a Look at Bay Area Water Restrictions

Nearly all of the Bay Area is under an exceptional drought and local water agencies are now imposing restrictions in an effort to conserve. NBC Bay Area has reached out to water agencies for information on how they plan to move forward during the drought. Bookmark this page as we will be updating it once we get more information. Visit our drought page for more coverage.

California lawmakers seek to remove ‘he’ from state laws

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — When California Gov. Gavin Newsom was searching for a new attorney general earlier this year, state Assemblywoman Rebecca Bauer-Kahan looked up the job requirements and made a surprising discovery: In many instances, the law assumed the attorney general is a man. Sprinkled throughout the state code...