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Opportunities and Challenges for States in 2019 | 12-14-2018

In the third and final of our annual three-part series looking ahead to the coming legislative year, SNCJ Senior Advisor Lou Cannon takes a look at some of the challenges and opportunities that await lawmakers in 2019. This is also our final issue...

The Local Front - June 18 2018 | 06-15-2018

CA Cities Adopt Flavor Tobacco Ban Days after SAN FRANCISCO voters upheld a ban on all flavored tobacco products, including menthol cigarettes and flavored e-cigarette liquids , the SAN MATEO County Board of Supervisors endorses a similar ban. Several...

Corrections - March 6 2017 | 03-03-2017

In the Hot Issues section of the Feb 20 SNCJ we inadvertently misidentified CO SB 55 as SB 155. We regret the error.

Crime & Punishment - January 16 2017 | 01-13-2017

CA District Court A CALIFORNIA appeals court strikes down a Golden State law requiring prosecutors, rather than secret grand juries, to decide whether a police officer who kills someone should be charged with a crime. The Third District Court of Appeal...

Crime & Punishment - December 12 2016 | 12-09-2016

Crime in Michigan The MICHIGAN House approves SB 291 , which would provide financial compensation and reentry services for people who were wrongly convicted and incarcerated in the Wolverine State. It moves to Gov. Rick Snyder (R) for consideration...

Corrections - November 2 2015 | 10-30-2015

In our October 2, 2015 Bird’s Eye View we incorrectly identified Nevada as a state where ridesharing services like Uber are illegal. That is of course no longer the case. We regret the error and have since corrected the information.

Corrections - Volume XXIII No. 5 - February 16 2015 | 02-13-2015

Last week in our Bird’s eye view section we incorrectly identified Illinois as a state that had introduced new motor vehicle event data recorder or so-called “black box” legislation in 2015. The EDR legislation in IL was actually introduced...