San Jose Files Petition With U.S. Supreme Court In Antitrust Case Against MLBSan Jose Mayor Sam Liccardo acknowledges that just getting the Supreme Court to hear the case is a longshot, but he remains hopeful.
Alaska District Attorney Will Not Bring Charges In Sexual Assault Case Involving Stanford StudentDistrict Attorney James Scott said there is insufficient evidence to prove that 21-year-old senior Leah Francis was raped by her ex-boyfriend in his home in Alaska over winter break.
State Sen. Leland Yee, Co-Defendants Plead Not GuiltySuspended state Sen. Leland Yee pleaded not guilty in federal court in San Francisco today to seven public corruption charges and one arms-trafficking charge lodged against him in a grand jury indictment last week.
NRA Loses Latest Challenge To San Francisco Gun, Bullet RegulationsThe 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals on Tuesday said the city can require handgun owners to secure weapons in lockers, keep them on their bodies or apply trigger locks to the guns when stored at home. The three-judge panel also upheld the city’s sales ban on ammunition that expands on impact and is often referred to as hollow point bullets.
Trial Underway For Marin Teen Accused In Crime Spree, Lamborghini TheftSeventeen-year-old Max Wade already had a flashy yellow Lamborghini but he wanted the beautiful blonde girl to go with it and was willing to kill for it, a Marin County prosecutor told the jury at the beginning of the teen’s trial Friday morning.
Google To Pay $7M To Settle Wi-Fi Information Collection CaseGoogle will pay a $7 million penalty to settle a multistate investigation into the Internet search leader’s collection of emails, passwords and other sensitive information sent over wireless networks in neighborhoods throughout the country several years ago.
Marin Oyster Farm Appeals Judge's Ruling On Its ClosureThe owners of a North Bay oyster farm that is scheduled to be removed from Point Reyes National Seashore are appealing a judge’s refusal to allow it to stay open while its lawsuit against the government proceeds.
Accused Gunman Testifies In 2008 SF Triple Killing CaseA man accused of killing a father and two sons in San Francisco’s Excelsior District in the summer of 2008 took the stand Monday to testify on his own behalf.
Defendant’s Family Members Testify In 2008 SF Triple Killing CaseThe women who helped raise accused triple murderer Edwin Ramos testified Monday about his life leading up to the 2008 killings in San Francisco’s Excelsior District.
Prosecution Rests In 2008 SF Excelsior District Triple Killing CaseThe trial of Edwin Ramos, an alleged MS-13 gang member accused of killing a father and two sons in San Francisco in 2008, will enter a new phase next week after the prosecution rested its case on Tuesday.
SF Sheriff Ross Mirkarimi Pleads Guilty To False ImprisonmentSan Francisco Sheriff Ross Mirkarimi, facing trial over domestic violence charges, pleaded guilty to one count of false imprisonment Monday under a deal with prosecutors.
SF Appeals Court Hears Challenge To UC Affirmative Action BanLawyers for 46 minority students and a civil rights group asked a federal appeals court in San Francisco Monday to allow them to go forward with their challenge to a voter-approved ban on affirmative action in University of California admissions.