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Former DA Egan Is Running for Judge

Former three-term Fresno County DA Elizabeth Egan has entered the race to succeed retiring Judge Alan Simpson. Egan joins Douglas Treisman, a Fresno County senior deputy district attorney, in the competition...

Valley Truck Parts Company Rips Off Customers, Lawsuit Says

A Bakersfield company that sells after-market parts for trucks, off-road vehicles and SUVs asks customers to pay up front on orders often worth several hundred dollars, then fails to deliver the product or provide a refund, according to a lawsuit filed by the ...
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DA Lisa Smittcamp Targets Sex Trafficking

"Human trafficking is modern-day slavery." Fresno County District Attorney Lisa Smittcamp says that is the unvarnished reality of prostitution and for those who become ensnared by it. "They live in fear that the pimp is going to hurt their family." In an ...

Listen to Madera County DA Linn’s Phone Call

Madera County Supervisor David Rogers said Tuesday night that a copy of a phone message embattled District Attorney David Linn left with his insurance agent is now in the hands of state and federal investigator...

When DA Loses Credibility, It’s Time to Go

Opinion By Bill McEwen Madera County District Attorney David Linn can't huff and bluff his way out of this toxic mess. But that's exactly what he's trying to do amid damning allegations that he has...