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Fervor Over Reason Should Not Rule the Day on Police Use of Force

Fervor Over Reason Should Not Rule the Day on Police Use of Force

By Eric Siddall . Tragic events frequently spur legislative action, but emotions of the moment may not always guide us to the best result. Lately, tragic events have been in ample supply; it is rare for a month to pass without a story of a black man losing his life at the hands of those sworn […]

Ventura Police Chief Ken Corney Speaks Out On Homelessness, Vagrancy and Crime

Ventura Police Chief Ken Corney Speaks Out On Homelessness, Vagrancy and Crime

By Lori Denman-Underhill I am safe in Ventura. I feel an overwhelming sense of peace and safety for myself and my child, as we walk down the boardwalk by Surfer’s Point. As I hike by the riverbed, I enjoy the silence and feel unthreatened by violence and enjoy a view of nature. When I surf, […]

Gov. Brown vetoes few bills – latest ones get conservative praise

Gov. Brown vetoes few bills – latest ones get conservative praise

by Steven Greenhut SACRAMENTO – California Gov. Jerry Brown vetoed only 118 of the 957 bills that came before his desk in the recently concluded legislative session, but some of his final vetoes earned a great deal of attention and praise – even from conservative Republicans. That’s an interesting turn of events given that Brown signed into lawmost of […]

California Can Now Jail People for Misusing Gender Pronouns

California Can Now Jail People for Misusing Gender Pronouns

California can now start jailing people that refuse to use the preferred gender pronouns of nursing home residents after Democratic Gov. Jerry Brown signed the bill Thursday. The law’s effect is limited to nursing homes and other long-term care facilities, but mandates that those who “willfully and repeatedly” refuse “to use a transgender resident’s preferred […]

16 New Judicial Nominations From President Trump

16 New Judicial Nominations From President Trump

Gregory G. Katsas (screenshot via YouTube) Earlier this week, I spoke to the Yale Federalist Society about judicial nominations under President Donald Trump (and I’ll be addressing the Penn Federalist Society on the same topic next week). My core thesis: regardless of his administration’s other troubles, President Trump is doing a great job on judicial […]

Sheriff Joe Arpaio finds a little justice

Sheriff Joe Arpaio finds a little justice

   . . By Wesley Pruden – The Washington Times – Monday, August 28, 2017 ANALYSIS/OPINION: A president’s pardoning power is absolute, as every judge knows, and just as absolute is the certainty that every pardon will be met by a hail of hosannas and a howl of complaint and grievance from someone. The liberals and others […]

Conservatives see tax reform as way to tweak Obamacare

Conservatives see tax reform as way to tweak Obamacare

GOP take another swing at canceling some of the health law’s tax increases, saying it could be part of the new push to overhaul the tax code. A tax on medical devices and a sales tax…

Law Takes a Holiday

Law Takes a Holiday

By Victor Davis Hanson//March 24, 2017    And anarchy follows.   In the 1934 romantic movie Death Takes a Holiday, Death assumes human form for three days, and the world turns chaotic.   The same thing happens when the law goes on a vacation. Rules are unenforced or politicized. Citizens quickly lose faith in the […]

Supreme Court Critic to Speak at Local GOP Club

Supreme Court Critic to Speak at Local GOP Club

The Conejo Valley Republican City Club will meet at 6 PM on April 12th at Mimi’s Cafe, 400 N. Moorpark Road, Thousand Oaks, CA 91360.  Dr. Richard A. Nixon, author of America – An Illusion of Freedom, will explain why the Supreme Court does not follow the text of the Constitution but instead rewrites it, […]

Advisory: New Cell Phone Law goes into Effect on January 1st

Advisory: New Cell Phone Law goes into Effect on January 1st

The Camarillo Police Department’s Traffic Bureau would like to remind motorists that a new cell phone law takes effect on January 1st 2017. On Jan 1st, 2017, the existing cell phone law, California Vehicle Code 23123.5, is being repealed and a new cell phone law, which was signed by Governor Brown on September 2016 (Assembly […]

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