SAN FRANCISCO, June 3- California State Treasurer Bill Lockyer said on Monday he would not campaign for statewide office in 2014 when his current term ends and instead would retire from elective office.
LOS ANGELES, May 20- In October 2004, then California Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger rolled up to a pioneering fueling station at Los Angeles International Airport in a hydrogen-powered metallic blue Hummer loaned to him by General Motors Corp..
Circuit Judge Carlos Bea wrote for a three-judge panel that Congress did not intend to give the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission broad power to displace the claims, citing lawmakers' "deliberate efforts to preserve traditional areas of state regulation of the natural gas industry."
*Lawsuit dismissed by Judge Jed Rakoff in Manhattan. District Judge Jed Rakoff in Manhattan on Thursday rejected claims of copyright infringement damages by Marcus Webb, who contended that the movie's screenplay contained 20 "striking similarities" to his own "The Cordoba Caper."