“Dixon Movie Studio Mogul” Carissa Carpenter Sentenced to 6½ years in Federal prison

Carissa Carpenter’s fraudulent career  was finished in a federal courtroom in Sacramento on Friday, where she was sentenced to 6½ years in prison and ordered to repay $3.6 million to investors she defrauded. Carpenter scammed investors out of more than … Continue reading

Bill to Strengthen Public Records Act and Impose Penalties for Violations Unanimously Approved 

(Note: This article derived from information provided by the California News Publishers Association – CNPA) Despite opposition from the state’s secrecy lobby, legislation that would establish a penalty for agencies that violate the California Public Records Act, flew out of … Continue reading