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Justice George's Free Press Legacy
OCT. 18, 2010 By TORI RICHARDS When California Chief Justice Ronald George retires at the end of the year, the nation will lose one of its staunchest supporters of the public’s right to know -- a trailblazer whose rulings have led to open court proceedings that were traditionally closed to the p...
Is California An Idiocracy?
OCT. 18, 2010 While trying to get the assembled, clueless staff at a phone store to tell me how to turn off an annoying e-mail alarm on my new smart phone, I was finally greeted by a manager, who declared that the phone is supposed to work that way. "So when one turns the switch to off, it's su...
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