It's a marathon week at the California state Capitol, as lawmakers in the state Assembly and Senate look to pass hundreds of bills before a deadline. They began yesterday (Tuesday), as Capital Public Radio's Ben Bradford reports.
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The California State Senate Judiciary Committee passed four bills this week centering onmediation proceedings. KVCR's Matt Guilhem has more on the effort to make the legal wranglings more accessible and easier for consumers.
The California state Assembly passed new restrictions and fees on tobacco products, including raising the minimum smoking age to 21. Capital Public Radio's Ben Bradford reports on a contentious session yesterday (Thursday).