All eyes were on the Los Alamitos City Council chambers last night, where more than 150 people gathered to support or oppose an ordinance exempting the city from California's sanctuary state law.
Under the general supervision of the County Counsel,
this position provides a variety of professional legal
services to the County. It is one of three such
positions in the County Counsel’s office. This position
serves at the will and pleasure of the County Counsel.
Typical tasks for all four classes include but are not
• Conferring with, representing, and advising
County officials, boards, commissions,
departments, and districts on legal matters
• Reviewing and drafting contracts, notices,
ordinances, resolutions, and other legal
• Prosecuting and defending litigation and
other proceedings by and against the County
and certain public officials and agencies
• Legal research and writing
• Assisting with real property transactions
A bill introduced by Senator Ricardo Lara (D-Bell Gardens) last week would eliminate much of the power cities currently have to regulate local street vending, essentially legalizing the practice st
We’ve lost count of the number of government officials were left red-faced (or worse) as a result of what they thought was just an innocent tweet.