Where the trial court had taken an expansive view of the superior officer authorized to investigate, the Court of Appeal concluded that the local agency’s policies and procedures must be consulted to determine the period of the statute of limitations.
Proponents have withdrawn a California initiative measure that could have been devastating for local government in a last-minute deal with the Legislature and Governor. Among
Non-member public employees cannot be forced to pay agency fees. Justice Alito, writing for the 5-4 U.S. Supreme Court majority, stated that the agency fees violate “the free speech rights of non-members by compelling them to subsidize private speech on matters of substantial public concern.”