Exposing Santa Clara Co. DA's secret policy: altering time sheets to grant extra time off

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New DA Contract Limits Extra Time Off

New DA Contract Limits Extra Time Off

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After an NBC Bay Area Investigation, Santa Clara County Board of Supervisors will vote Tuesday on a contract that limits the number of “administrative leave” hours the District Attorney can grant annually. Read More

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Exposing Santa Clara County DA Jeff Rosen’s secret policy: altering time sheets to grant extra time off.

Aug 5, 2013 Share
DA Jeff Rosen Did Not Break Law Altering Docs: Attorney General

DA Jeff Rosen Did Not Break Law Altering Docs: Attorney General

Santa Clara County District Attorney Jeff Rosen did not break the law, according to a ruling from Attorney General Kamala Harris. Read More

Apr 7, 2013 Share
DA Dodges Pay Cuts: Altered Docs Reveal Secret Perk

DA Dodges Pay Cuts: Altered Docs Reveal Secret Perk

NBC Bay Area’s Investigative Unit exposes changed time sheets grant thousands of hours of free time off to top paid district attorneys. Read More

Apr 8, 2013 Share
County Tells DA: No More Free Time Off

County Tells DA: No More Free Time Off

Santa Clara County Executive’s Office calls for restrictions on granting administrative leave while attorneys’ union calls the practice “a gift of public funds” after NBC Bay Area’s Investigative Unit first exposed DA Jeff... Read More

Apr 9, 2013 Share
County Exec Going to the AG

County Exec Going to the AG

Santa Clara County Executive Jeff Smith is asking the Attorney General to get involved after an NBC Bay Area Investigation exposed District Attorney Jeff Rosen gave out thousands of hours of free time off. Read More

Apr 18, 2013 Share
Sources: Confidential Memo "Doesn't Look Good for DA"

Sources: Confidential Memo "Doesn't Look Good for DA"

Unions asking Santa Clara County if they should get paid back some of their contracted cuts after NBC Bay Area's Investigative Unit uncovered DA Jeff Rosen giving free time off to select employees, this while the County Counsel... Read More

May 3, 2013 Share
AG Opens Investigation into DA Rosen

AG Opens Investigation into DA Rosen

The Attorney General's Office has initiated a civil investigation into Santa Clara County DA Jeff Rosen regarding his altering of time sheets to give free time off. It comes just weeks after the Investigative Unit exposed... Read More

May 8, 2013 Share
Lead DA Demoted, Claims Retaliation

Lead DA Demoted, Claims Retaliation

A demotion and a transfer of a lead attorney in the Santa Clara County District Attorney’s Office is sparking action from the attorneys’ union and the county and has that employee speaking out. Read More

May 13, 2013 Share
Paper Trail Reveals DA's Hidden Payroll

Paper Trail Reveals DA's Hidden Payroll

The Investigative Unit uncovers documents that show the DA's office tracked free time off given to select employees who lost their bonus Read More

Jun 11, 2013 Share
County Responds to DA Retaliation Claim

County Responds to DA Retaliation Claim

Santa Clara County responds to a claim of retaliation against a District Attorney's Office employee who was demoted and relocated after speaking out against DA Rosen's free time off policy. Read More

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