San Andreas, CA – While it took a whole day to do it a jury was selected to try Copperopolis resident Dean Payne, accused of gravely injuring two women while drunkenly piloting his boat on Lake Tulloch. As reported here, at Calaveras County Superior Court officials had indicated during Tuesday’s final trial readiness hearing that jurors should be prepared for the trial to run through Feb. 2.
Sacramento, CA – Riding the wave of the Me, Too movement a new initiative announced today also follows the wake of a letter, citing harassment at the State Capitol, signed last fall by hundreds of women. Today, with movement advocates and stakeholders in attendance to say “Time’s Up,” Assemblymembers Eloise Reyes and Laura Friedman, both Democrats, and Assemblymember and Republican Floor Leader Marie Waldron introduced AB 1870, the SHARE Act (Stopping Harassment and Reporting Extension).
San Andreas, CA – Today begins the trial of Dean Payne, a Copperopolis man charged with causing grave injuries to two women two summers back while allegedly drunk-driving his vessel on Lake Tulloch. At yesterday’s final trial confirmation conference, attorney maneuverings were still clearly in play. Presiding Judge Susan Harlan denied a defense motion to continue.
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Selecting a term
Start searching tweets, articles from media outlets, articles mentioned in tweets, journalists'
names, titles and bios with some suggested searches:
Companies or Topics (e.g. iPhone, Microsoft)
Phrases (e.g. "cloud computing") — use quotes to keep the terms together
Twitter handles (e.g. @username) — returns those who have mentioned or replied to
Names (e.g. "David Pogue")
Hashtags (e.g. #sxsw, #london2012)
Bio details (e.g. vegan, Olympics, father)
Muck Rack's Advanced Search allows for many boolean operators.
Find results that mention multiple specified terms, use AND or
+. For example, ensure each result contains both Elon Musk and Mark Zuckerberg by
searching Musk AND Zuckerberg or Musk + Zuckerberg.
Use the operators OR or , to broaden your search when you'd like either of
multiple terms to appear in results. (This is the default behavior of our search when no operators
are used). For example, results will contain either cake or cookie by searching cake OR cookie or cake,cookie
Use NOT or - to subtract results from your search. For
example, searching Disney will yield results about the Walt Disney Company as well as Walt Disney
World Resort. To exclude mentions of Disney World, search for Disney -World or Disney
When using one of these operators with a phrase, enclose it in quotation marks. For example, you can
find results about smartphones excluding Apple's iPhone 4S by searching smartphone -"iPhone
Exact case matching or punctuation
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A near operator is an AND operator where you can control the distance between the words. You can vary the distance the near operation uses by adding a forward slash and number (between 0-99) such as strawberries NEAR/10 "whipped cream", which means the strawberries must exist within 10 words of "whipped cream".