News: California Governor signs anti-paparazzi law

3 10 2010

California’s Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger has in the last few days signed new legislation AB 2479 (as amended in Senate) into law. This is the most recent bill authored by Speaker Emeritus Karen Bass.  The new law creates new claims and new remedies  for invasion of privacy and increases the penalty for false imprisonment and reckless driving by paparazzi . It comes  into effect on 1 January 2011. Read the rest of this entry »