As a deadline loomed, Gov. Brown struck down legislation to grant state Attorney General Kamala Harris more authority over nonprofit hospital mergers. The attorney general — a position he once held — already has sufficient authority, he said Monday in his veto message.
Report of Investigation into Discrepancies in Financial Reports Submitted by the California Department of Parks and Recreation
By Thomas M. Patton, Deputy Attorney General
(Ed’s Note: The full report with exhibits, witnesses’ interviews and other documentation is avaialble here.)
California’s Natural Resources Agency issued a statement on July 20, 2012,