Judge says SF correct in passing two tax measures on simple majority vote

San Francisco Superior Court Judge Ethan Schulman’s rulings followed a lengthy hearing on the two measures — both called Proposition C — on Wednesday. The city attorney’s office and lawyers representing the Howard Jarvis Taxpayers Association and pro-business organizations argued over whether San Francisco violated the state Constitution and its own City Charter by allowing […]

17 More Sexual Assault Charges Filed Against Former UCLA OB-Gyn

In 2019, the UC Board of Regents paid $2.25 million to a woman who alleged that Heaps sexually assaulted her while he was practicing at UCLA and another $1.3 million to a UCLA nurse-practitioner who alleged sexual harassment and retaliation for her participation in UCLA internal investigations of Heaps.

Lawsuit: SF Sheriff’s Dept. Ordered Black Women To Be Silent After They Complained Of Racial Discrimination

“I’ll go to my desk and when I know the lieutenant is coming in the morning, I hide at my desk with my hood on my head,” said Lee. “I do that every single day. I wear a coat with a hood on it. So in the morning, I can hide until it’s time for […]

SF Judge Denies Property Owners’ Legal Challenge To Overturn Eviction Ban

SAN FRANCISCO (CBS SF) — A San Francisco judge on Monday denied a legal challenge brought on by property owners looking to block a new San Francisco law prohibiting landlords from evicting or imposing late fees on tenants who can’t pay because of COVID-19.

Becerra charges Los Angeles DA’s husband for pulling gun on Black Lives Matter protesters

“My client and I are disappointed that the Attorney General’s Office felt that the conduct at issue amounted to criminal behavior,” Tyre said. ”We disagree entirely with their assessment, but we have the utmost faith in the justice system, and we are confident that the correct result will be reached.”

Coronavirus live updates: American Airlines to lay off 700 at SF, Oakland airports

11:05 a.m. San Mateo County resists watch-list designation: San Mateo County health chief Louise Rogers said Tuesday she will continue pressing California officials to lift the latest restrictions on businesses. The state put the county on the state monitoring list Saturday, forcing closure of barbershops and salons, gyms, malls, nonessential offices and places of worship. […]

Coronavirus live updates: Technical problem causes undercount of cases in California

11:05 a.m. San Mateo County resists watch-list designation: San Mateo County health chief Louise Rogers said Tuesday she will continue pressing California officials to lift the latest restrictions on businesses. The state put the county on the state monitoring list Saturday, forcing closure of barbershops and salons, gyms, malls, nonessential offices and places of worship. […]

Husband of L.A. D.A. Charged for Allegedly Pointing Gun at BLM Protesters

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Coronavirus live updates: Technical glitch — California has more cases than count shows

7:00 a.m. Deal elusive as lawmakers reconvene on stimulus package: Trump administration and congressional negotiators were were reconvening on Capitol Hill Tuesday to continue hammering out stubborn differences over a coronavirus relief package. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi of San Francisco told Democratic colleagues she’s hopeful for a deal this week but doesn’t know if it’s […]

Tribute to Isa Funtua: Adieu, Baba Sama

However, with the guidance and support of some editorial staff, particularly Ali Mohammed Sabi’u (presently Kaduna State correspondent of Tribune), I started writing articles on politics and other national issues and later on “graduated” into writing news stories, an expedition that made the late Baba to sustain his efforts in convincing me to switch to […]