An anonymous reader writes: The California Legislature has pulled the plug on an IT plan to combine all 58 county court systems — but not before $500 million was blown on the project. The entire project was nothing more than a simple web-2.0 CMS — but nonetheless ballooned into a $2 billion boondoggle. One subcontract went so out-of-control that it had 102 change orders and a 10x cost-overrun.
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