31, Oct 2014 - San Diego, CA Former U.S. Marine freed after spending months in Mexican jail
MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - A former U.S. Marine, who had been held in Mexican jail for months after arriving at the border from California with guns in his vehicle, was freed on psychological grounds on Friday, a Mexican court said. Andrew Tahmooressi, 26, an American veteran of the war in Afghanistan who left the U.S. Marines in 2012, had been held in Mexico since his March 31 arrest by Mexican ...
29, Oct 2014 - Eureka, CA North Coast Rail Authority clears Court of Appeal
The North Coast Rail Authority (NCRA) won their case at the Court of Appeal in San Francisco last month, which could allow the return of rail service to Willits. The lawsuit being appealed was originally filed in July 2011 by Friends of the Eel River and Californians for Alternatives to Toxics (CATs) and a Marin County judge ruled in NCRA's favor in June 2013.
28, Oct 2014 - Marin, CA County wants valley property, to ownerâ€™s dismay
County supervisors moved ahead last month with plans to assume ownership of a tract of land near San Geronimo Creek, a 7.2-acre parcel owned by a convicted marijuana grower who built a real estate empire across northern California and watched it crumble from behind bars in federal prison. Joshua Lonetree...
12, Oct 2014 - Marin, CA Local police muscle up against street crime
Marin doesnâ€™t have a reputation as a major hub of gang activity, but two of Californiaâ€™s most notorious prison gangs, the NorteĂ±os and SureĂ±os, have established themselves in the countyâ€™s neighborhood
12, Oct 2014 - Marin, CA California Federal Court Permanently Bans Glenn Kane Jackson and Highlands Capital Management from
Washington, DC â€” The U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) today announced that the Honorable Samuel Conti of the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California entered a Consent Order for Permanent Injunction imposing permanent trading and registration bans against Defendants Glenn Kane Jackson of Healdsburg, California, and Highlands Capital Management, L.P . (Highlands ...
10, Oct 2014 - San Diego, CA Florida mother fights for freedom of Marine jailed in Mexico
Sitting in a Mexican jail, cut off from the post-traumatic-stress-disorder therapy that prompted his move from Florida to California, Marine Sgt. Andrew Tahmooressi â€śwas more anxious than usualâ€ť today, said his mother Jill Tahmooressi.
08, Oct 2014 - Marin, CA Florida bank robbing couple linked to heists in San Rafael and Novato
A couple suspected of about a dozen California bank robberies, including a series in San Rafael and Novato, have been transferred from a Florida prison to face charges in Marin County.
04, Apr 2014 - Marin, CA The Last Mile helps ex-con interns join tech startups
A California venture capitalist thinks startup culture in Silicon Valley makes it the ideal place for ex-convicts to start over. He's developed a program to help former prisoners transition into jobs in the tech sector.
01, Apr 2014 - San Mateo, CA Four Marin students win honors at state mock trial finals
Four students from Marin County won honors at the 33rd annual state finals of the California Mock Trial Competition.