Emily Green appears in the following:
Saturday, March 21, 2015
Prison is perhaps the last place anyone would expect to learn about investing and money management.
But at San Quentin Prison, Curtis Carroll's class is a hot item. The 36-year-old has gained a reputation for his stock-picking prowess. He's even earned the nickname "Wall Street."
Carroll and prison officials have ...
Monday, March 16, 2015
Tuesday, February 24, 2015
Saturday, January 03, 2015
This is part of a series of stories about starting over, profiling people who, by choice or circumstance, reinvented or transformed themselves.
Faith Whitmore was ordained as a pastor 30 years ago, drawn by a deep sense of God and spirit within her. She worked at churches throughout the ...
Saturday, December 27, 2014
Over the past few weeks, thousands of people have protested after grand juries failed to indict police officers in the deaths of Eric Garner and Michael Brown. What they wanted was to have the officers tried in an open court before a jury of their peers. But the notion of ...
Sunday, October 05, 2014
Sunday, October 05, 2014
Tuesday, September 23, 2014
Wednesday, July 02, 2014
Thursday, September 05, 2013
If you think sailing at 40 mph sounds challenging, imagine doing it all alone without the use of your arms or legs, or without hearing or with limited vision. Every weekend in San Francisco, a group of sailors with disabilities does just that, taking to the water to push their ...
Wednesday, September 04, 2013
On Wednesday, the California Supreme Court holds oral arguments in a case that will determine whether Sergio Garcia, an undocumented immigrant, can become a licensed attorney.
The case has drawn attention from legal groups across the country and comes amid the larger national fight over immigration reform.
On the side ...
Tuesday, August 06, 2013
In the small town of Coalinga, Calif., on the corner of 6th and Elm streets, the Fresno County Superior Court's old courthouse is still. Inside, veteran police Lt. Darren Blevins gestures inside an empty courtroom.
"In the past, when we actually had court in here, over on this wall here ...
Friday, May 17, 2013
Across the country, cash-strapped state and local governments are not just cutting services — they're also cutting access to courts. The tip of the iceberg may be small claims courts.
These courts, dealing with disputes involving small sums of money, are the workhorses of the judicial system. There are thousands ...
Wednesday, March 20, 2013
Advances in forensic technology are showing that what used to be considered clear-cut proof of guilt may be nothing of the kind. A California case highlights a growing problem facing courts: what to do when an expert witness changes his mind because of better science and technology.
William Richards was ...