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Board of Supervisors Dismisses 5 COVID Lawsuits Against Non-Compliant Businesses

Board of Supervisors Dismisses 5 COVID Lawsuits Against Non-Compliant Businesses

Ventura, CA – The Board of Supervisors has unanimously voted to dismiss 5 remaining COVID-19 lawsuits against non-compliant businesses. In a joint statement on behalf of the Board of Supervisors, Chair Linda Parks stated, “The lawsuits were never meant to be punitive but rather to gain compliance with Public Health Orders. This act of good […]

County Goes After Calvary Chapel San Jose’s Youth Pastor!

County Goes After Calvary Chapel San Jose’s Youth Pastor!

January 20, 2021    County Goes After Calvary Chapel San Jose’s Youth Pastor! CA Pastors Unite with Attorneys, Hold Courthouse Press Conference   San Jose, California – January 2O, 2021 – With flagrant fines of over $1 million against the church, the County of Santa Clara continues to individually fine and threaten Lead Pastor Mike McClure, and now his Youth Pastor […]

Warning- Oxnard City Mgr. Threatens “Noncompliant” Businesses, “Large Gatherings,” with Fines, Water Shutoff

Warning- Oxnard City Mgr. Threatens “Noncompliant” Businesses, “Large Gatherings,” with Fines, Water Shutoff

By George Miller Local officials are worried about worsening COVID19 official statistics and are looking for ways to slow the spread of the virus. Notes from last night’s Oxnard City Council meeting: From Agenda Item G-1-COVID Update (Presented by City Mgr Alex Nguyen) Only 5% ICU bed county availability, record “cases”, 12% of positives are […]

Former New York Mayor Mike Bloomberg buying Black votes in Florida

Former New York Mayor Mike Bloomberg buying Black votes in Florida

By Michael Hernandez TALLAHASSEEE, FL—Former New York Mayor and Democratic failed presidential candidate Mike Bloomberg has given $20 million to  the Florida Rights Restoration Rights Coalition to pay the fines for 31,100 Black former criminals most likely to vote for Joe Biden in a “buy a vote” scandal that was reported by the Washington Post […]

The Trump Administration Is Sending Fines To Illegal Immigrants Who Refuse To Leave The US

The Trump Administration Is Sending Fines To Illegal Immigrants Who Refuse To Leave The US

Jason Hopkins | Immigration and Politics Reporter   The Trump administration is slapping fines on illegal immigrants who are ignoring court orders to leave the U.S. — one of them totals nearly half a million dollars. “It is the intention of [Immigration and Customs Enforcement] to order you pay a fine in the amount of […]

California cities face $600K fines if they break state housing law in Newsom’s budget deal

California cities face $600K fines if they break state housing law in Newsom’s budget deal

BY SOPHIA BOLLAG California will punish cities and counties that don’t meet their housing goals under a deal Gov. Gavin Newsom and legislative leaders announced Thursday. If a court finds that a city or county violates a state law that sets targets for how much housing a community must plan to build, the fines could […]

Pacific Legal Foundation asks Supreme Court to give homeowners meaningful protection from excessive fines

Pacific Legal Foundation asks Supreme Court to give homeowners meaningful protection from excessive fines

By Christina M. Martin, Attorney Our friends at Institute for Justice have convinced the Supreme Court to soon decide in the case Timbs v. Indiana whether the Constitution restrains states (and not just the federal government) from imposing excessive fines. This case started when the State of Indiana  attempted to take Mr. Timbs’s Land Rover, on top of other […]

Ventura County DA ‘Nails’ Home Depot with Hazardous Waste Fines along with other California Counties

Ventura County DA ‘Nails’ Home Depot with Hazardous Waste Fines along with other California Counties

VENTURA, California – District Attorney Gregory D. Totten announced today that the Ventura County District Attorney’s Office, along with the California Attorney General’s Office, District Attorney’s Offices in Alameda, Monterey, Riverside, San Diego, San Joaquin, Santa Clara and Yolo Counties, and the City Attorney of Los Angeles, has settled a $27.8 million civil enforcement action […]

Buzzed Driving is Drunk Driving | Thousand Oaks Police Department

Buzzed Driving is Drunk Driving | Thousand Oaks Police Department

The Thousand Oaks Police Department strives to promote traffic safety within the community. In an effort to recognize certain hazards while driving, the Traffic Bureau has started a monthly traffic awareness reminder program, addressing a traffic topic each month. While we focus on a specific topic each month, it’s always imperative to constantly strive to […]

California Must Pay Nearly $1 Million to Company for Destroying Evidence

California Must Pay Nearly $1 Million to Company for Destroying Evidence

by JOEL B. POLLAK A federal judge has fined the State of California nearly $1 million — an unusually large punishment — for destroying evidence in an environmental case that the Santa Barbara News Press has dubbed “Targate.” As Breitbart News noted last year, U.S. Magistrate Judge Ralph Zarefsky recommended that the state be sanctioned because the California […]

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