Sacramento County Newswire (Page 7)

Sacramento County Newswire (Page 7)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Sacramento County, CA. (Page 7)

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  1. U.S. appeals court upholds lifelong lockup for sex predatorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 18, 2015 | SFGate

    A federal appeals court upheld a voter-approved state law Thursday that allows sex offenders who have completed their prison sentences to be locked up for life if a jury determines they are mentally disturbed and dangerous. A Sacramento County man who has been held in state hospitals since the scheduled end of his prison term in 1997 challenged the ballot measure as discriminatory, noting that other offenders whose confinement is prolonged because of mental disorders are entitled to a jury trial every year to determine whether they should be released.

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  2. "The War on Drunk Driving Continues"Read the original story

    Jun 19, 2015 | DUIblog

    ... condition while confirming that Orr was "polite and cooperative." So the officers booked Orr in the Sacramento County Jail for resisting arrest. He was not released until 1am the next day after being in custody for over fourteen hours. So.A ...

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  3. Former SCC employee pleads to workers' compensation fraudRead the original story

    Jun 19, 2015 | The Union Democrat

    A former state corrections officer faces up to 150 days in jail after pleading no contest to felony workers' compensation insurance fraud stemming from a claim he made while working for Sierra Conservation Center in Jamestown. Alan Lemke, 60, will be recommended for a sheriff's work furlough program when he's sentenced July 17 in Sacramento County Superior Court, according to a Sacramento County District Attorney's Office press release.

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  4. Development deals tied to state budget sidestep 'green' rulesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 18, 2015 | Los Angeles Times

    ... Jerry Brown struck a budget deal Tuesday that would offer healthcare to children in the country illegally, Sacramento County supervisors - sitting less than a mile away - also agreed to provide medical care for county residents who lack papers. As ...

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  5. California Cop Busted For Beating Up Elderly MotoristRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 18, 2015 | TheNewspaper

    ... condition while confirming that Orr was "polite and cooperative." So the officers booked Orr in the Sacramento County Jail for resisting arrest. He was not released until 1am the next day after being in custody for over fourteen hours. A jury was ...

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  6. Real McCoy II Ferry out or service for routine maintenanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 17, 2015 | The Reporter

    The California Department of Transportation will temporarily suspend service of the Real McCoy II Ferry to perform routine preventive maintenance. The Real McCoy II is scheduled to be closed at 10:30 p.m. today until 4 p.m. Friday.

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  7. Sprawl onRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 18, 2015 | NewsReview.com

    ... of why Portland is Portland. And it's completely alien to Sacramento's political leadership. In fact the Sacramento County Board of Supervisors has been busy poking holes in Sacramento's already weak urban limit line. Witness the shameful approval ...

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  8. Sacramento County, state expand health care for immigrants in the country illegallyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 18, 2015 | Business Journal

    Both Sacramento County leaders and state lawmakers this week approved funding to provide health-care benefits to immigrants in this country illegally. The county expects to spend $6.6 million to help about 3,000 adults.

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  9. Tehama County judge grants delay in Bealer murder trialRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 18, 2015 | Red Bluff Daily News

    ... for the purpose of further pretrial motions. A trial readiness conference was scheduled on Sept. 14 in Sacramento County. Both the defense and prosecution appear to be preparing for a months-long trial. Northam speculated that Bealer's trial could ...

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  10. AG moves to have anti-gay ballot measure removedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 18, 2015 | The Daily Republic

    California's attorney general is asking a judge to toss out a proposed ballot initiative that advocates killing anyone who engages in gay sex. Attorney General Kamala Harris on Tuesday asked Sacramento County Superior Court Judge Raymond Cadei to enter a default judgment against Matthew McLaughlin, the Orange County lawyer who paid $200 to submit the initiative.

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  11. Two deals boosting healthcare to immigrants illegally in U.S. are OKd in SacramentoRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 18, 2015 | Los Angeles Times

    As Gov. Jerry Brown struck a budget deal Tuesday that would offer healthcare to children in the country illegally, Sacramento County supervisors - sitting less than a mile away - also agreed to provide medical care for county residents who lack papers. Speaking of a statewide campaign for universal health coverage, Anthony Wright, executive director of the advocacy group Health Access California , said, "It was a big day for Health for All, in Sacramento and in Sacramento," referring to Capitol Hill and the county.

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  12. Real McCoy II Ferry to be out of service for overnight maintenanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 17, 2015 | The Daily Republic

    Service by the Real McCoy II Ferry will be suspended overnight Thursday while routine maintenance is performed, the California Department of Transportation announced in a press release. The ferry is scheduled to be closed from 10:30 p.m. Thursday to 4 a.m. Friday, Caltrans said.

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  13. Jury hears Fleming admit to killing girlfriendRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 17, 2015 | KCRA-TV Sacramento

    A Sacramento jury on Wednesday listened to a taped interview of former Cal Fire battalion chief Orville "Moe" Fleming during which he admitted to killing his girlfriend. Fleming, 56, is charged with murder in the death of Sarah Douglas, 26, whose body was found inside his Sacramento County home in May 2014.

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  14. Sacramento County CPS Recruiting Foster Parents For LGBTQ Children, TeensRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 17, 2015 | CBS Local

    ... to be who I am here? Should I say I'm straight? Should i? Is it easier to be bi here?" Karen Parks is on a Sacramento County CPS task force to address that very issue. CPS estimates it could have upwards of 280 LGBTQ foster kids currently in the ...

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  15. Fairfield eyes $134,000 pact for workers' comp claims workRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2015 | The Daily Republic

    A $134,000 contract with Innovative Claims Solutions to administer workers' compensation claims for Fairfield goes before the City Council on Tuesday. "They will be the city's primary contact for injured workers and will ensure appropriate medical care is provided to employees who are injured," a report to the council states.

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  16. Former Sacramento County Sheriff's Deputy Convicted Of Dealing Illegal FirearmsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2015 | CBS Local

    CBS13/CW31 Television NEWS TIPS: Call 916-374-1301; toll-free: 1-800-374-TV13 or email news@kovr.com. CBS13 is getting answers.

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  17. Police seek help in finding man who robbed sports nutrition shopRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2015 | News10.net

    Police seek help in finding man who robbed sports nutrition shop The suspect, described as a white man in his 20s who was 5 foot 10 inches tall and weighed 160 pounds Check out this story on news10.net: http://on.news10.net/1JIDvZ8 Sacramento County sheriff deputies are asking the public for help in locating a man who robbed a sports nutrition shop Tuesday May 26. According to police, the robbery took place on Madison Avenue. The suspect, described as a white man in his 20s who was 5 foot 10 inches tall and weighed 160 pounds, entered the store and selected items with the clerk's help.

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  18. Volleyball team headed to New OrleansRead the original story

    Jun 11, 2015 | Village Life

    New Orleans bound- The Gold Cal Juniors Volleyball Club celebrates the talents of assistant coach Erika Jones, Hannah Azimi, Kayla Jurd, Danae Cochran-Ford, Cassidy Madsen, Maddie LaMont, Madison Enos, Mikayla Newsome-Rouse, head coach Karlianna Thrasher, standing left to right, as well as Holly Wold, Aubrey Kenny, Maddog Shields, Bella Danker and Gabby Grau, kneeling left to right. Courtesy photo The Gold Cal Juniors Volleyball Club, 15-Air, will head to the USA Volleyball Junior National tournament in New Orleans, June 23-28.

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  19. Alameda: Vandalism investigation leads to arrestRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 10, 2015 | Inside Bay Area

    ... name and attempted to run off was later found to have an outstanding felony warrant for vehicle theft from Sacramento County, police said. The man was arrested just after 11 a.m. in the 300 block of Stardust Place. DRUNKEN DRIVING -- Police arrested ...

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  20. Sacramento's foster children could benefit from anti-drug legislationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2015 | NewsReview.com

    Medi-Cal expansion sends Sacramento County's psychiatric bill soaring Mental health activists chide county for focusing too much on hospitalizations. , 01.15.15.

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