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Daily Edition for Tuesday, July 9, 2019

Good morning! An appeals court in New Orleans will hear oral arguments about the constitutionality of the health law in a case that’s being defended by Democratic attorneys general including California’s Xavier Becerra. Read more on the case below, but first here are your top California health stories for the day.

Daily Edition for Monday, July 8, 2019

Good morning! On Tuesday, Democratic AGs in part led by California Attorney General Xavier Becerra will help defend the constitutionality of the health law in oral arguments in front of the 5th Circuit Court of Appeals in New Orleans. More on that below, but first here are your top California health stories.

Daily Edition for Wednesday, July 3, 2019

Good morning! A quick programming note: The Daily Edition will not be published July 4-5. Look for us again in your inboxes on July 8. And have happy holiday! Now here are your top California health stories for the day.

Daily Edition for Tuesday, July 2, 2019

Good morning! California Attorney General Xavier Beccera, along with other Democratic AGs, has filed a lawsuit against the federal government over claims the EPA has not effectively regulated asbestos. More on that below, but first here are your other top California health stories of the day.

Daily Edition for Monday, July 1, 2019

Good morning! The high-profile criminal trial for former Theranos CEO Elizabeth Holmes has been set to take place next summer with the jury selection beginning the week of July 28, 2020. More on that below, but first here are some of your top California health stories.

Daily Edition for Friday, June 28, 2019

Good morning! California Sen. Kamala Harris had a breakout performance in the second night of the 2020 Democratic debates. Harris was one of two candidates on stage who wanted to get rid of the private insurance industry, and was joined by all her rival candidates in supporting universal health care for residents regardless of immigration status. More on the debates, and other news, below. But first here are your top California health stories of the day.

Daily Edition for Thursday, June 27, 2019

Good morning! An appellate court hearing a case on the constitutionality of the health law questions the standing of Democratic attorneys general, led by California Attorney General Xavier Becerra, in defending the legislation. Legal experts call it an “ominous” sign for the future of the health law. More on that, as well as recaps of the first night of the Democratic debates, below. But first here are your top California health stories for the day.

Daily Edition for Tuesday, June 25, 2019

Good morning! On Monday, U.S. Surgeon General Jerome Adams told UC Davis doctors that California and other states are going “way too far too fast” in legalizing the powerful marijuana strains being cultivated. More on that below, but first here are some of your top California health stories for the day.

Daily Edition for Monday, June 24, 2019

Good morning! Gov. Gavin Newsom has proposed a multibillion-dollar wildfire fund to help California’s utilities cover mounting fire-related liability costs that have threatened their financial health. But the governor walks a fine political tight-rope with his plan. More on that below, but first here are your top California health stories of the day.