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State officials urge charges in PUC probe

Dec 02, 2017 - The San Francisco Chronicle

Two state officials and the mayor of San Bruno have urged California Attorney General Xavier Becerra to file charges in a long-running corruption investigation of the state's utilities commission after suggestions that the agency's lawyers may have tried to obstruct the probe - something the commission denies.

The move comes as October's Wine Country wildfires, which may have been sparked by power lines, have brought fresh scrutiny to the California Public Utilities Commission, which over...