This is unique because most people will say the DA has "discretion" to prosecute, however this is not always true and, in fact, California case law shows this exact situation played out right here in El Dorado County where the California Appeal Court did order the former El Dorado DA to perform his duty.
There is certainly a lot to do in “God’s Country” — the area that includes El Dorado, Amador, Placer and (dare I say) parts of Sacramento counties. This column is too small to include all activities, but here is a tiny sampling for the adventurous.
New information on Common Core “alignment” by the ACT, SAT, and even GED exams raises questions about the impact Common Core will have on private and homeschooled students and their ability to “opt out” of the federally incentivized standards if they want to apply for college.
Bankrupt San Bernardino skipped its payments to CalPERS this fiscal year, an unpaid bill totaling more than $13 million, and exposed a weakness in the pension system’s legal power to collect from deadbeats.
They weren’t so much raises as cost-of-living increases. But for the past 30 years, they’ve pretty much been raises, leading to government employees making far more than those in comparable posts in the private sector.
Over the next two decades, the aging baby boomer generation will swell the nation’s senior population by 30 million. That demographic shift will likely help increase the supply of housing, since people over age 65 typically release much more housing than they absorb.
The South Tahoe Greenway and Sawmill Bike Path will eventually allow people to travel from Meyers to Van Sickle Bi-State Park without getting into a vehicle. The conservancy has invested more than $40 million in bicycle and pedestrian networks around Lake Tahoe.
Frank Mosbacher, USDA Forest Service, Eldorado National Forest | June 24 2013
Eldorado National Forest Supervisor Kathy Hardy announced her decision to designate 24 popular high-country off-highway-vehicle routes for public motorized vehicle use and another 18 that will be designated after repairs have been made just prior to her retirement. However, those roads are not yet open and are not likely to be open before the annual seasonal closure this fall
One of the men is white and approximately 20-35 years old. He is about 6' tall and appears to be in the range of 185 lbs. He has brown collar length hair. The second man appears to be white and approximately 20-35 years old, 5'10", 200 pounds with brown, buzz cut hair.
It seems that migration policies of a leading country in Europe, France, are seriously changing. The government will reduce financial assistance to immigrants, and this reduction will be substantial. Starting March 1 of next year, French immigrant benefits will be reduced by 83 percent.
Oxnard, Calif, where the IRS sent 2,507 refunds worth $10,395,874; an address in San Jose, Calif., where the IRS sent 1,942 refunds worth $5,091,027; and an address in Arvin, Calif., where the IRS sent 1,846 refunds worth $3,298,877