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Voters Defeat Prop. 37 Aimed At Labeling GM Foods

LOS ANGELES (CBSLA.com) — Voters rejected a ballot measure that would have made California the first U.S. state to label processed foods that contain genetically modified ingredients. 115 more words


3 Strikes Law Reformed, Fewer Harsh Sentences

LOS ANGELES (AP) — California voters reined in the nation’s harshest three strikes law Tuesday with the passage of a ballot measure that allows for shorter sentences for some third-time offenders. 444 more words


Measure B Passes, Forcing Porn Actors To Wear Condoms

LOS ANGELES (CBSLA.com) — Porn actors in Los Angeles County must now wear condoms on set thanks to the passage of Measure B.

KNX 1070’s Jon Baird reports Measure B, also known as the “Safer Sex in the Adult Film Industry Act,” passed with 56 percent of the vote, according to the California Secretary of State. 146 more words


Death Penalty Remains In Calif. After Voters Reject Prop. 34

LOS ANGELES (CBSLA.com) — California voters defeated Proposition 34, which would have abolished the death penalty in the state.

The measure failed to pass 47.1 percent to 52.9 percent, according to the California Secretary of State. 38 more words


Brad Sherman Defeats Howard Berman For 30th Congressional Seat

LOS ANGELES (CBSLA.com) — Democratic Representative Brad Sherman of Valley Village has defeated Rep. Howard Berman to represent the San Fernando Valley in Congress.

Berman, of Sherman Oaks, conceded the election early Wednesday morning in a statement. 138 more words


Prop. 30, Gov. Brown's Sales And Income Tax Increase For Education, Passes

LOS ANGELES (AP/CBS) — Proposition 30, Gov. Jerry Brown’s tax hike initiative to fund education, was passed Tuesday night.

It passed 53.6 percent to 46.4 percent, according to official numbers from the California Secretary of State. 382 more words


Hancock Park Voters Upset After Abrupt Change To Polling Place Location

HANCOCK PARK (CBSLA.com) — A last-minute change to one polling place location in Hancock Park left voters confused – and angry – on Election Day. 261 more words