There’s some serious debate surrounding a little-covered measure up for a popular vote in two months: Proposition 20. What is Proposition 20? In a nutshell, it’s three separate things: It would allow prosecutors the option to charge some theft-related misdemeanors as felonies It would make it harder for those convicted of “non-violent” crimes to get early parole It would expand…
The bartender and his mom are urging lawmakers to protect essential workers, and increase penalties for assaults on workers enforcing public health rules. NBC 7’s Lauren Coronado has the story.