Leland Yee http://kalw.org en 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 Juvenile parolee bill sits on Governor’s desk http://kalw.org/post/juvenile-parolee-bill-sits-governor-s-desk <p>New legislation has reached the Governor’s desk that would change the way juveniles are sentenced. Senate Bill SB9, introduced by State Senator Leland Yee of San Francisco introduced the legislation ,which would allow people who are serving life without parole for crimes they committed when they were juveniles, to ask for sentences of 25 years to life instead.</p> Wed, 22 Aug 2012 22:50:33 +0000 Hana Baba 15490 at http://kalw.org Juvenile parolee bill sits on Governor’s desk