FBI http://kalw.org en Your Call: Are whistleblowers and journalists critical to a functioning democracy? http://kalw.org/post/your-call-are-whistleblowers-and-journalists-critical-functioning-democracy <p><span class="s1">&nbsp;&nbsp; Thu, 26 Jun 2014 07:00:00 +0000 Ali Budner 45753 at http://kalw.org Your Call: Are whistleblowers and journalists critical to a functioning democracy? Cannabis News Roundup: 05.23.14 http://kalw.org/post/cannabis-news-roundup-052314 <p><strong style="line-height: 1.5;"><em>Minnesota set to become 22<sup>nd</sup> medical marijuana state… Hash brownies could result in life sentence… Growers blocked from using “Federal water”…&nbsp;&nbsp; FBI set to hire pot-smoking hackers… Synthetic drugs worry UN… More on “vape pens”…&nbsp;</em></strong></p><p><strong><em>LEGALIZATION</em></strong></p> Fri, 23 May 2014 16:58:54 +0000 Steven Short 44217 at http://kalw.org Cannabis News Roundup: 05.23.14 Details of State Senator Leland Yee's case http://kalw.org/post/details-state-senator-leland-yees-case <p class="p1">The San Francisco Chronicle has been reporting widely on the FBI’s investigation into Senator Leland Yee and 25 others who have been indicted in the past few days. The charges range from firearms trafficking to promising political favors.</p><p class="p1">San Francisco Chronicle reporters &nbsp;Henry Lee &nbsp;and Vivian Ho have been covering this unfolding story in detail and give us a recap of what we know so far.&nbsp;</p> Thu, 03 Apr 2014 15:43:30 +0000 News Producer 41851 at http://kalw.org Details of State Senator Leland Yee's case State Senator Leland Yee charged with public corruption, arms trafficking http://kalw.org/post/state-senator-leland-yee-charged-public-corruption-arms-trafficking <p dir="ltr" style="line-height:1;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt;"><span id="docs-internal-guid-2b8232e1-00d3-b9ac-1216-fac18f8f2b2f"><span style="font-size: 16px; font-family: Arial; background-color: transparent; vertical-align: baseline; white-space: pre-wrap;">State Democratic Senator Leland Yee has been charged with public corruption, after a series of raids this morning by the FBI and gang task force officials. Yee’s Senate office in Sacramento was searched, and he was arrested at his Sunset district home in San Francisco.</span></span></p> Thu, 27 Mar 2014 00:13:45 +0000 Angela Johnston 41526 at http://kalw.org State Senator Leland Yee charged with public corruption, arms trafficking Friday Media Roundtable: Terror, law, and politics http://kalw.org/post/friday-media-roundtable-terror-law-and-politics <p></p><p></p><p> Fri, 26 Apr 2013 07:00:00 +0000 Max Jacobs 26293 at http://kalw.org Friday Media Roundtable: Terror, law, and politics