Gov. Brown vetoed a bill authorizing them saying "it would be irresponsible to expose local officials and health care professionals to potential federal criminal charges."
The destruction is massive, especially to California's famed wine country in Napa and Sonoma counties, and to marijuana farmers. Farmers and wine makers are concerned that the smoke will damage crop quality and yields.
At least 11 killed in California wildfires, Hollywood speaks out against Harvey Weinstein, and more.
Leslie Van Houten, 68, has been OK'd for parole, but the final decision on her release comes down to California governor Jerry Brown.
The replacement of in-person jail visits with video calls.
"We will not tolerate this kind of deviant behavior from the highest office in the land."
Speaking at the American Geophysical Union, Governor Jerry Brown bashed Rick Perry and Breitbart News, and called upon attendees to stand up for truth no matter what.
Hours before California Gov. Jerry Brown signed a law inspired by the incredibly lenient sentence given to Brock Turner, a Stanford ex-swimmer who sexually assaulted an unconscious woman, another Stanford student reported that she'd been raped in a...
A group of 25 feminist organizations wrote a letter to Governor Jerry Brown saying that imposing mandatory minimum sentences on rapists will deter future victims from coming forward and exacerbate overcrowding in prisons
The new law, which unanimously passed the California State Assembly Monday, would require prison time without parole for anyone convicted of raping an unconscious person.