Anti-vaccination activists denounce Sen. Richard Pan's Senate Bill 276 from the gallery above the Senate floor on May 22, 2019.

In summary

Vaccination fight heats up in Legislature. Efforts to curb soda use fall flat. San Diego DA calls for mental health reform

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