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  1. Pom Wonderful, a juicemaker with strong valley ties, has day in Supreme Court

    Monday, Apr 21 2014 05:41 PM

    WASHINGTON -- Dual marketing disputes have ripened for the California-based makers of Pom Wonderful pomegranate juice, with Supreme Court justices sounding sympathetic Monday to some company claims.

    In the first of two key court cases, justices seemed Monday to accept Pom Wonderful's argument that Coca-Cola misleadingly labeled as "Pomegranate Blueberry" a product that had only an infinitesimal amount of either...

  2. Farmer loses her composure during cross-examination

    Thursday, Apr 17 2014 10:47 AM

    FRESNO — Defense attorneys for Bakersfield mortgage fraud defendant Julie Farmer rested their case Thursday following hours of intense testimony by the former Crisp & Cole Real Estate office manager, including her brief but dramatic breakdown under...

  3. Defense witnesses: Farmer had limited authority, was ‘truthful and honest’

    Wednesday, Apr 16 2014 01:43 PM

    FRESNO — Lawyers for Bakersfield mortgage fraud defendant Julie Farmer opened their defense case Wednesday with testimony that the former office manager had limited authority at Crisp & Cole Real Estate, and that she has proved herself honest and...

  4. Prosecution rests in Farmer fraud trial; defense up next

    Tuesday, Apr 15 2014 01:55 PM

    FRESNO — After five days of testimony from more than a dozen witnesses, federal prosecutors rested their case Tuesday against Bakersfield mortgage fraud defendant Julie Farmer.

Strictly Business

  1. HOLLY CULHANE: Hazy marijuana policies endanger employers, workers

    Monday, Apr 21 2014 01:00 PM

    It's not surprising that businesses and their employees are in a bit of a haze over recent legislative and voter-approved moves to legalize marijuana use.

  2. RUSS ALLRED: Easter and business are all about the Peeps

  3. PAUL ANDERSON: When spring cleaning, don't forget your finances

  4. STEVEN VAN METRE: Beware -- Uncle Sam can collect on a decades-old debt

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Real Estate News

  1. Sole trial in Crisp & Cole case set to start

    Saturday, Apr 05 2014 04:00 PM

    The only trial to come out of Bakersfield's $30 million Crisp & Cole Real Estate mortgage fraud case is expected to focus on whether the woman who prosecutors say was the firm's No. 3 person understood what she was doing there was illegal.

  2. Was Jennifer Crisp's 'break of a lifetime' just?

  3. Crisp & Cole defendant gets 6 1/2 years

  4. Report: Slipping home prices won't last

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People in Business

  1. PEOPLE IN BUSINESS: SHERYL CHALUPA

    Tuesday, Feb 11 2014 03:57 PM

    SHERYL CHALUPA has been reappointed to the State Compensation Insurance Fund board of directors, where she has served since 2007. Chalupa, president and CEO of Goodwill Industries of South Central...

  2. PEOPLE IN BUSINESS: JEANNINE WAITS

  3. PEOPLE IN BUSINESS: JENNIFER ESQUIVEL ZAHRY

  4. PEOPLE IN BUSINESS: ANTHONY OLIVIERI

  5. PEOPLE IN BUSINESS: Bakersfield Police Department

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