Trump Commutes Life Sentence for Alice Johnson After Meeting with Kim Kardashian

by Placerville Newswire / Jun 06, 2018 / comments

[Scott Kelnhofer ]

President Donald Trump has commuted the sentence of a woman who has spent more than two decades behind bars, thanks in large part to the urging of Kim Kardashian West.

Alice Marie Johnson, 63 and a great grandmother, was serving a life sentence in Alabama and was not eligible for parole. She was convicted in 1996 for her role in a multimillion-dollar cocaine ring.

Pacific Legal Foundation To Speak at SOJ Meeting

by Placerville Newswire / Jun 03, 2018 / comments

[Terry Gherardi]

John Cameron, will be the guest speaker at the El Dorado County State of Jefferson (SOJ) meeting, on Tuesday, June 12, at the American Legion Hall, 4561 Greenstone Road, in Placerville. SOJ meetings are open to the public and admission is free.  Social Hour is from 5:30 to 6:30 pm, allowing time to visit with committee members and also featuring this month, Tuesday Taco Night, that includes rice & beans, beverages and desserts. The meeting, with speaker, begins at 6:30.

Political Town Hall Meeting Reveals Local Voters Preferences

by Placerville Newswire / May 25, 2018 / comments

[Taxpayer Watchdogs For Dan Dellinger Recorder-Clerk]

Joe Harn - A Fiscal Conservative? Or did we get Suckered?

by Placerville Newswire / May 25, 2018 / comments

[Cris Alarcon, Part 2 of a series. Part 1] 

Opinion - Is the county Covering Up for Joe Harn?

by Placerville Newswire / May 24, 2018 / comments

[Kirk Callan Smith]

Here is what I’ve learned so far.

At a candidates’ forum in El Dorado Hills this past April, Dan Dellinger mentioned record requests he made related to those years of rumors of alleged harassment complaints made about Joe Harn and said the county blocked his request with the claim of attorney client privilege.