Stories by Rebekah Kearn

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Posted on: Jan 1, 2016, Source: Courthouse News

A lawsuit claims that a zoning revision will allow the oil industry to drill 73,000 new oil wells in unincorporated areas — 10 a day for 20 years.

Posted on: Jun 15, 2015, Source: Courthouse News

The Center for Biological Diversity and Los Padres Forestwatch have sued the U.S. Bureau of Land Management and the Secretary of the Interior in federal Court.

Posted on: Feb 19, 2014, Source: Courthouse News

Two federal complaints say the groundwater pumping and transfer will threaten protected species and permanently damage the ecosystem.

Posted on: Jan 20, 2014, Source: Courthouse News

The Pebble Mine project would obliterate up to 94 miles of streams and threaten the area's fishing industry.

Posted on: Jul 15, 2013, Source: Courthouse News

The family claims the deputies used excessive force on Silva though he posed no threat to them, causing him to die of blunt force trauma.

Posted on: Mar 1, 2013, Source: Courthouse News

California Baptist University expelled a student when it learned she had discussed "the stigma of being transgender" on an MTV show, the student claims in court.