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Police standing outside protests against Stephon Clark's shooting death in Sacramento, California. September 18, 2018. Photo by Byrhonda Lyons for CalMatters.

Watch: California’s new police use-of-force law, explained

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Newsom signs landmark police use-of-force bill

Assemblyman Tyler Diep, Republican from Westminster, outside the California Capitol.

It’s personal: An Orange County GOP lawmaker breaks his silence on Trump immigration policy

photo illustration of a young person smoking.

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