Litigation We’re Watching
Americans for Prosperity v. Becerra, Sup. Ct. Docket No. 19-251 and Thomas More Law Center v. Becerra, Sup. Ct. Docket No. 19-255, cases consolidated (see Docket No. 19-251 for updates). US Supreme Court will review First Amendment implications of California’s law requiring disclosure of donors to nonprofit organizations. Oral argument April 26, 2021.
News from Election and Ethics Agencies
California Secretary of State – California’s Secretary of State announced Friday, June 11, that the launch of its “Cal-Access Replacement System” would be delayed indefinitely.
Senate President pro tempore Toni Atkins and Assembly Speaker Anthony Rendon have agreed to limit each state legislator to moving only 12 bills to the opposite house during the 2021 Legislative Session. This means only 1,440 bills could move through the legislative process this year.