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Same-Sex Couples and City Ask High Courtnot to Delay Gay Marriages

Same-Sex Couples and City Ask High Court
not to Delay Gay Marriages

May 29, 2008 | No Comments

By Julia Cheever May 29, 2008 Same-sex couples and the city of San Francisco urged the state Supreme Court Wednesday to allow its same-sex marriage ruling to go into effect June 17 and not to…

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Bay Area News Briefs

Bay Area News Briefs

May 29, 2008 | No Comments

Bay City News May 29, 2008 Court Hears Case Pitting Religious Freedom Against Civil Rights The California Supreme Court began grappling at a hearing in San Francisco Wednesday with the question of whether doctors have…

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Human Rights, Environmental ActivistsAssail Chevron for Alleged Abuses

Human Rights, Environmental Activists
Assail Chevron for Alleged Abuses

May 28, 2008 | No Comments

Photo by Luke Thomas By Ari Burack May 28, 2008 On the eve of an annual shareholder meeting of the San Ramon-based Chevron Corp., human rights activists gathered Tuesday at San Francisco City Hall to…

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Proposition G’s False Promises:Lennar’s $3.3 Million Chump-Change FinancingMay Yield Billions

Proposition G’s False Promises:
Lennar’s $3.3 Million Chump-Change Financing
May Yield Billions

May 28, 2008 | No Comments

By Patrick Monette-Shaw, special to Fog City Journal May 28, 2008 Question: What do you get when you stir into the soup $3.3 million in various campaign financing by the powerful Lennar Corporation; mix in…

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David vs. Goliath Debate on Proposition F

David vs. Goliath Debate on Proposition F

May 28, 2008 | No Comments

From the F is for Fairness Campaign May 28, 2008 What: Open debate before the Bayview/Hunters Point community Where: 5030 3rd Street(@ Quesada Avenue, MUNI T-Line – Palou Ave. Stop)Bayview/Hunters Point,San Francisco, CA 94124 When:…

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Trade Unionism

Trade Unionism

May 28, 2008 | 4 Comments

San Francisco Labor Council Executive Director Tim Paulson Photo by Luke Thomas By Tim Paulson, special to Fog City Journal Editor’s Note: Mr. Paulson is responding to Supervisor Chris Daly’s May 22 op-ed titled, “Big…

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Bay Area News Briefs

Bay Area News Briefs

May 28, 2008 | No Comments

Bay City News May 28, 2008 Multiple-Vehicle Collision Shuts Down Highway 101 for Four Hours A big-rig truck carrying about 55,000 pounds of powdered cement Tuesday was involved in a multi-vehicle collision that shut down…

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Ambush at RulesSt. Croix blindsides Comstock

Ambush at Rules
St. Croix blindsides Comstock

May 27, 2008 | 1 Comment

By Joe Lynn May 28, 2008 When the Rules Committee met on May 15 to continue the consideration of Doug Comstock’s application to the Sunshine Ordinance Task Force, John St. Croix sat in the audience…

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State High Court to Hear CasePitting Religious Freedom Against Civil Rights

State High Court to Hear Case
Pitting Religious Freedom Against Civil Rights

May 27, 2008 | No Comments

By Julia Cheever May 27, 2008 The California Supreme Court is set to hear arguments in San Francisco Wednesday in a case that pits the religious freedom rights of doctors against the civil rights of…

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The CrackBerry Chronicles:Harvey Milk Busted

The CrackBerry Chronicles:
Harvey Milk Busted

May 27, 2008 | 4 Comments

Elaine Santore Photos by Luke Thomas By Elaine Santore May 27, 2008 Spotted: G & R on 20th St. btwn Dolores & Guerrero Um, not really. But Mission Mission posted some photos of an awesome…

Bay Area News Briefs

Bay Area News Briefs

May 27, 2008 | No Comments

Bay City News May 27, 2008 Summit Fire Reaches 80 Percent Containment, 4,270 Acres Slowly but surely, the firefighters battling the Summit Fire in the Santa Cruz Mountains since Thursday are getting the flames under…

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Memorial Day Tears on the Tombstones of War

Memorial Day Tears on the Tombstones of War

May 24, 2008 | No Comments

Cindy Sheehan Photo by Luke Thomas By Cindy Sheehan May 24, 2008 Memorial Day is a double-whammy for me. You see, my son Casey was born on Memorial Day 29 years ago. When he was…

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Appeals CourtOverturns Environmental Protection Agency Rule

Appeals Court
Overturns Environmental Protection Agency Rule

May 23, 2008 | No Comments

By Julia Cheever May 23, 2008 A federal appeals court in San Francisco today overturned a U.S. Environmental Protection Agency rule that allowed oil and gas companies to discharge sediment contaminated by construction activities into…

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A Thimble-Full of Nuthin’

A Thimble-Full of Nuthin’

May 23, 2008 | 2 Comments

By Terry Canaan May 23, 2008 By far the most promising site for oil in America is the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge in Alaska. Technology now makes it possible to reach the oil reserves in…

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Ma Works to End Recycling Theft in California

Ma Works to End Recycling Theft in California

May 23, 2008 | 5 Comments

Assemblymember Fiona Ma AB 1778 narrowly passes Assembly, would crack down on professional poaching rings in California From the Office of Assemblymember Fiona Ma May 23, 2008 San Francisco – Today, Assemblywoman Fiona Ma (D-San…

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