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Erin Brooks Is Tulare County’s New Public Defender

VISALIA — Veteran attorney Erin Brooks takes over as the new Tulare County Public Defender on Sunday. The Tulare County Board of Supervisors announced on Tuesday that Brooks would succeed Lisa Bertolino-Muet...

Serial Fresno Felon Sentenced to Federal Prison

A felon with a history of fleeing police, 32-year-old Rudy Soto of Fresno is headed to federal prison for more than five years after his latest illegal escapade. U.S. District Judge Dale A. Drozd sentenced S...