All Things Considered 2006-06-28

Wednesday, June 28, 2006

    Part of Series

  • Physician-Assisted Suicide Effort Fails
    A second attempt by two lawmakers to legalize physician-assisted suicide in California has failed.
    Wednesday, June 28, 2006
  • State Budget Approved
    California lawmakers have approved a 131 billion dollar spending plan for the state.
    Wednesday, June 28, 2006
  • Firefighters On Alert As High Temperatures Continue
    State fire officials are on high alert as a combination of hot temperatures and low humidity set the stage for wildfires around California.
    Wednesday, June 28, 2006
  • Youth Incarceration Rate At Historic Low
    A new study finds youth incarceration rates in California are at an all-time low. Its authors are hoping the findings will be part of the policy debate as the legislature prepares for a special session on the state’s prison problems.
    Wednesday, June 28, 2006
  • Drug-Treatment Reform Controversial
    Sometime next week, Governor Schwarzenegger is expected to sign a bill that reforms the state’s drug treatment initiative. That will likely result in a lawsuit.
    Thursday, June 29, 2006