Cal 3: Lawsuit aims to remove measure to divide California into three states from ballot

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www.washingtontimes.com—SACRAMENTO, Calif. — Opponents of an initiative to split California into three states asked the state Supreme Court to pull the measure from the ballot, arguing it's too drastic a change to state government to go through the normal initiative process. A lawsuit filed Monday by the Planning and Conservation ...

California Supreme Court blocks measure to divide state in three from ballot. The California Supreme Court blocked Wednesday an initiative to split the state into three amid questions about whether the measure violates the state constitution. The Cal 3 proposal qualified for the ballot in June, but opponents have argued that dividing the state into three separate states cannot be accomplished with ...