CA attorney general candidates talk public safety, crime

Linda D. Garrow

OPINION AND COMMENTARY Editorials and other Opinion content offer perspectives on issues important to our community and are independent from the work of our newsroom reporters. The editorial boards of The Sacramento Bee and Fresno Bee interviewed the four leading candidates running for California Attorney General: Current Attorney General Rob […]

Column: UNC Law devalues public interest work

Linda D. Garrow

On March 25, law students and professors alike descended on The Story Venue on West Franklin Street. They dressed up and came together for the Carolina Public Interest Law Organization’s annual auction. The cause? To raise money for students taking unpaid internships over the summer, specifically those partaking in “public […]

Idaho bill eyes using public money for private education

Linda D. Garrow

BOISE (AP) — Backers say a plan to create education savings accounts will help students in kindergarten through 12th grade, but opponents said it’s just another voucher program to funnel public education money to private and religious schools. The House Education Committee heard arguments on the measure on Monday but […]