Xavier Becerra

Jun 27, 2019; Detroit, MI, USA; A woman holds her citizenship paperwork before the game between the Detroit Tigers and the Texas Rangers at Comerica Park.
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August 16, 2019 - 7:04 pm
California’s governor and attorney general announced that they will sue to block the Trump administration’s new rule restricting green cards for many legal immigrants who are found to rely on some forms of government assistance.
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Jeffrey Schaub
August 15, 2019 - 12:50 pm
A Santa Rosa doctor faces second-degree murder charges and elder abuse because he overprescribed pain medications to five patients who died, according to the state Department of Justice.
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Coal is stacked in a pile at the Tennessee Valley Authority (TVA) Gallatin Steam Plant Thursday, June 13, 2019, in Gallatin, Tenn.
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KCBS Radio Afternoon News
August 13, 2019 - 2:53 pm
California is teaming up with a coalition of states and cities to sue the Trump administration over a plan to roll back Obama-era coal regulations.
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Doug Sovern
August 12, 2019 - 3:05 pm
California intends to sue the Trump administration over changes that will limit the use of the Endangered Species Act, state Attorney General Xavier Becerra announced Monday.
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Matt Bigler
August 09, 2019 - 2:23 pm
Changes are coming to a North Bay elementary and middle school that state officials say has been racially segregated for years.
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State Attorney General Xavier Becerra announces on March  5, 2019 that he will not file charges against two Sacramento police officers who fatally shot Stephon Clark.
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Doug Sovern
March 05, 2019 - 12:33 pm
The two Sacramento police officers who fatally shot Stephon Clark, an unarmed black man, did not break any laws, according to state Attorney General Xavier Becerra.
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California Attorney General Xavier Becerra has sued the Trump Administration nearly 40 times and claims the legal battles are having a positive impact.
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KCBS Radio Afternoon News
March 04, 2019 - 3:35 pm
California Attorney General Xavier Becerra announced Monday that the state has filed a federal lawsuit aiming to block a new Trump administration family planning rule that would limit funding to clinics that direct patients to abortions.
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Jenna Lane
February 26, 2019 - 2:09 pm
Investigators with the California Department of Justice have released a report depicting grim conditions inside immigration detention facilities throughout the state.
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In this Oct. 10, 2018 photo, California Attorney General Xavier Becerra discusses various issues during an interview with The Associated Press, in Sacramento, Calif. As the state's first Latino attorney general, Becerra is uniquely positioned to opposed the Trump administration's immigration crackdown. He says he’s forced to sue Trump to defend California’s people, values and resources. (AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli)
January 04, 2019 - 8:52 pm
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Xavier Becerra became perhaps the nation's most influential attorney general when he was named California's top lawyer two years ago, and he has since used his post atop what some call the "Resistance State" to pummel President Donald Trump's administration with dozens of...
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State officials criticize a plan by the Trump administration to cut the Clean Car Standards.
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Carrie Hodousek
October 28, 2018 - 9:04 pm
State leaders are urging the Trump Administration to withdraw a proposal to eliminate the nationwide Clean Car Standards.
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