Outbeat Radio News for Monday, March 26, 2018

Mar 26, 2018

Former solicitor general Theodore Olson in 2011.
Credit Paul Sakuma / AP

• President Trump’s legal team tried to recruit top attorney Ted Olson to help defend the president in the Russia Investigation.  While Olson won the fight against Prop 8 in the Supreme Court, he won’t be defending Trump. 

Credit Jeff Chiu / AP

• A man on PrEP in Washington State became infected with a drug-resistant form of HIV despite taking Truvada daily.  Health officials continue to say though that Truvada remains a highly effective defense against HIV infection.  

State Sen. Toni Atkins (D-San Diego) smiles up at the Senate gallery after being sworn in as the new Senate president pro tem Wednesday. She replaces former Sen. Kevin de Leon (D-Los Angeles), left. In the center is Lt. Gov. Gavin Newsom.
Credit Rich Pedroncelli / AP

• And in California, the first lesbian woman was elected to the office of Senate President.

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