Jacobs rushes new law into court, JC (finally) deflates their balloon

October 3, 2016

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There goes our promised ten years of funding! On September 9th, the Jacobs cadre of companies rushed their custom crafted legislation into court arguing that they should not be held accountable for being unlicensed and should not be required to pay the people of the State of California back. For twenty one days it appeared […]

Wells Fargo Doesn’t Need Your Business

September 13, 2016

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If you haven’t already heard, San Francisco based Wells Fargo bank recently fired 5,300 workers for fraudulently opening over two million accounts without customers knowledge. They also agreed to pay a 100 million dollar fine to the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau who stepped in and intervened on customers behalf rather than force each and every […]

People got me questioning….

September 3, 2016

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Where Is The Love? ___________ After a 12 13* year hiatus, the Black Eyed Peas reunited with quite a few other recording artists to perform a moving remake of their hit single “Where Is The Love?” In the two days since its release it has tens of millions of views across a variety of of websites. […]

Change A Brewin’ – Not

August 17, 2016

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First, let’s start off by putting a smile on your face… Donald Trump goes on a fact-finding visit to Israel. While he is on a tour of Jerusalem he suffers a heart attack and dies. The undertaker tells the American Diplomats accompanying him, “You can have him shipped home for $50,000, or you can bury […]

Judge cut off in public comment

August 10, 2016

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Back in 2012, the Chief Justice proclaimed in an interview that she would try to “have new voices circulate in and out” of the Judicial Council.  She said that the Council should counter the perception that it was insular and elitist by “open[ing] everything up to the public.” Those words have proven to be empty […]

AB-1793 – Deep Pocket Justice

July 27, 2016

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Today the Judicial Council of California is in a substantial compliance hearing with Jacobs Engineering and their various entities in San Francisco Superior Court. But what we’d like to call your attention to is the deep pockets justice that is happening behind the scenes because Jacobs cannot win on the merits of their case. Framing it […]

The Judicial Council’s 60 million dollar storage closet

July 25, 2016

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A few years ago we shared with you the story about the 6 million dollar Plumas-Sierra regional storage shed. Sure, compared to CCMS or the unlicensed contractor debacle, 6 million dollars for a regional storage shed is pocket change. Apparently,the AOC heard our dismissal of their paltry waste of money and envisioned something bolder. In […]