Capitol Bureau colleague Jon Ortiz reports over at the State Worker Blog that the state has now spent $513,933 on legal fees for furlough litigation.
Click here to read his post.
Jon is also keeping tabs on the 25 furlough lawsuits currently working their way through the courts in a spreadsheet you can view here.
Also on the furlough front, a battle between Controller John Chiang and Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger is heating up over whether a recent court decision means full pay should be restored for correctional officers. Andrew McIntosh has the story here.