Berkeley Alum Removed From Southwest Jet For Speaking Arabic SuesA former University of California at Berkeley student who was removed from a Southwest Airlines plane after he spoke Arabic sued the airline Tuesday for allegedly violating his civil rights.
Moore Stands with Homophobic Supporters as Campaign StrugglesRoy Moore first caught the attention of many in the LGBT community after describing homosexual conduct as "an inherent evil" and some activists suggested this week that open acceptance of Moore's anti-gay rhetoric harkens to a dark and violent time in Alabama history.
Civil Rights Lawyer Hails Ruling Blocking Military Transgender BanA federal court ruling blocking President Donald Trump's ban on transgender people in the military was hailed by a San Francisco civil rights lawyer who worked on the case.
Conservative Group Files Civil Rights Complaint Over 'Free Speech Week'Cconservative students at UC Berkeley file civil rights complaint, claiming that university officials violated their First Amendment rights.
Activist, Comedian Dick Gregory Dies at 84Gregory, who broke racial barriers in the 1960s and used his humor to spread messages of social justice and nutritional health, has died...
Civil Rights Lawyers At SFO To Help People Impacted By Trump Travel BanLawyers from four civil rights groups are at SFO to help people with questions or problems concerning implementation of Trump's travel ban.
Bookstore Owner Files Civil Rights Complaint Against California Attorney GeneralThe owner of a popular independent Bay Area bookstore is suing the California Attorney General, claiming that a new state law regulating the sale of autographed books, infringes on his civil rights.
Lawsuit Filed On Behalf Of Unarmed Black Man Beaten By Sacto Police For Suspected JaywalkingCivil rights attorney John Burris is filing a lawsuit on behalf of a Sacramento man beaten by police during an arrest for allegedly jaywalking on his way home from work.
San Jose State Police Accused Of Assault, Putting Bag Over Student's HeadA San Jose State University student filed civil rights complaint against campus police who allegedly beat him, placed a bag over his head.
West Oakland Air Pollution Concerns Prompt Civil Rights ComplaintA civil rights complaint alleges air pollution from diesel emissions at the Port of Oakland disproportionately impacts communities of color.
Civil Rights Lawsuit Filed Against SFPD For Alleged Beating Of Oakland ManAn Oakland man filed a civil rights lawsuit against the San Francisco Police Department, alleging officers unlawfully beat and arrested him.
8 Berkeley Students File Civil Rights Lawsuit Against School DistrictEight Berkeley students filed a class-action civil rights lawsuit alleging that district officials racially targeted and intimidated them.