Council Takes Aim at Leakers, Revises Cannabis Store Rules

The City Council approved its anti-leaker ordinance, with one amendment, by a 4-3 vote. The one change: if an elected leader is accused of illegally divulging confidential information, the council would considering hiring an independent counsel to decide wh...
Composite photo of former DA Elizabeth Egan and a courtroom

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...

Fresno County Judges Plan Exit, Opening Seats in 2020.

Two Fresno County Superior Court judges plan to retire and not run for reelection in the 2020 election. The move opens up two seats on the bench. Wednesday (Nov. 6) is the deadline for incumbent judicial candidates to file to run again. Of the 19 seats on t...