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Prop Zero Links: Tuesday, July 13



    Death Penalty Differences: The candidates' differences on the issue might mean it has political weight this November. [SF Gate]

    Governor Suggests Terminating Superintendent's Office: The governor says it's time to abolish the office of superintendent of public instruction. [California Watch]

    Fiorina Questions Fed's AZ Lawsuit:
    The Senate candidate says "they ought to be applying that standard consistently and they clearly are not." [OC Register]

    Feinstein Takes Side on Prop 19: The Senator backs a campaign to defeat the marijuana legalization measure. [LA Times]

    Meanwhile, in Oakland...:
    That city is considering a plan that would permit four "industrial-scale medical cannabis" cultivation facilities -- big pot farms. [California Watch]

    Assessors Release Property Tax Polls:
    On the whole, it looks like good news for homeowners but bad news for local governments that rely on the taxes. [Sacramento Bee]

    State Taken to Court Over School Funding:
    The lawsuit filed in Alameda County claims California is failing its students. [Bay Citizen]