Month: March 2018

Save Lafayette wins Important Court Battle

Judge rules that city acted illegally to block vote

Recently the California State Court of Appeals ruled in favor of Save Lafayette and against the City of Lafayette and reversed a previous ruling from a lower court.  The full text of the decision is attached.  Here are two articles from bay area papers that mention the decision:

https://calcoastnews.com/2018/02/court-provides-tools-thwart-run-away-city-council/

In reaction to this loss, the City Council has rushed to put a June vote on the ballot.  We’ll have lots more about that soon.  Meanwhile here is the full text of the ruling for anyone interested.

Save Lafayette v. City of Lafayette, A149342 – Feb 21 2018

Save Lafayette