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California Law Makes Spreading Vote-By-Mail Misinformation A Misdemeanor Crime

A newly signed state law authored by a Southland legislator makes spreading misinformation about voting by mail a misdemeanor criminal offense. SB 739, by Sen. Henry Stern, D-Los Angeles, was signed by Gov. Gavin Newsom on Friday and took effect immediately as an urgency measure. Stern said he hopes prosecutors will take note. “If you’re […]