ISSUE 47 - July 9, 2013
• Legislative Update: AB 182. Capital Appreciation Bonds
• San Diego Grand Jury Transcripts - 
Sweetwater & Southwestern Witness: 
• District pushed poor underwriter 

ISSUE 46 - May 31, 2013
• Handouts: May 10th CaLBOC Statewide Conference 
• San Diego County Grand Jury Report - May 22, 2013 
• “School District District Dilemma - Bonds or Bondage?” 

ISSUE 45 - May 6, 2013
• May 10th CaLBOC Statewide Conference 
• Districts Cannot Spend Bond Money on Projects Not Disclosed 

ISSUE 44 - April 30, 2013
• Second Annual CaLBOC Statewide Conference May 9, 2013
• Texas Joins Lockyer Targeting Bonds
• State Assembly passes bill aimed to curtail district debt


ISSUE 43 - April 25, 2013
• Second Annual CaLBOC Statewide Conference May 9, 2013 
• Lawsuit: Financial Advisor ‘Duped’ School District into Overpaying


 

ISSUE 42 - February 19, 2013
• Long Term Bonds Used for Short Term Technology: 
• LAUSD Approves $50M for Computer Tablet’ 
Plan to supply students with iPads or other, wins key vote by CBOC 
• CalBOC Conferences in Sacramento: May 9, 2013 
First Statewide Educational Workshop May 10, 2013  
• Second Annual Statewide Stakeholders Conference,
• Keynote Speaker: Bill Lockyer, California State Treasurer

ISSUE 41 - February 4, 2013
• Controversial School Bonds Create ‘Debt for the Next Generation’
• Legislation Aims to Limit Schools’ Use of Expensive Bonds 
• AB 182 Legislative Update: Capital Appreciation Bonds

ISSUE 40 - January 22, 2013
• State Moves to Block ‘High-Cost’ Capital Appreciation Bonds (CABs) 
• CaLBOC Online CBOC Training & Best Practices 

ISSUE 39 - January 9, 2013
• San Diego County - 232 Criminal Charges in 
South Bay Corruption Case 
• Lease/Leaseback Deals - No Bid Contracts 
• Fresno Construction Company Sues Fresno Unified 
 

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ISSUE 51 - December 17, 2013
• San Diego County - Sweetwater Trustee Officials Going to Trial 
• Prop 39 Ballot Descriptions 
• The School District’s ‘Bait and Switch’ Bond Problem
• San Diego - Investigation Into Fire Alarms


ISSUE 50 - November 7, 2013
• Spending of San Jose Evergreen College District 
• Bond Money Questioned San Diego County - South Bay 
• Judge Upholds Majority of Indictments in Pay-to-Play

ISSUE 49 - October 7, 2013 
LEGISLATIVE UPDATES: AB-182 Approved
• School Bond Bill Paves the Way for Change 
• In a First, SEC Charges Indiana School District and Municipal Bond Underwriter with Fraud 
• San Diego Unified suffers another legal setback


ISSUE 48 - September 5, 2013
• LEGISLATIVE UPDATES: 
• SB-581 School bonds: bond accountability 
• SB-584 School facilities: financial & performance audits 
• Construction Bonds: LAUSD to equip every student with iPads 
• Lockyer Urges Cleaning Up School Bond Deals 
• San Diego Grand Jury Transcripts
Sweetwater & Southwestern

California League of Bond Oversight Committees