Dennis Herrera

Muni Experiencing Major Delays Monday Due To “Sick Out” Labor Disputes

San Francisco City Attorney Files Charges Against Muni Union Over Sickout

As a San Francisco Municipal Railway workers “sickout” continues for a third day, San Francisco City Attorney Dennis Herrera filed charges Wednesday with the state’s Public Employees Relations Board aiming to end the disruption.

06/04/2014

San Francisco City Attorney Dennis Herrera answers questions from the media in front of the California Supreme court building March 4, 2008 in San Francisco. (David Paul Morris/Getty Images)

‘Egregious’ Landlords Sued By SF After Converting Apartments To Tourist Rentals

Amid a shortage of affordable housing options in San Francisco, City Attorney Dennis Herrera is filing suit against several San Francisco landlords who allegedly ousted tenants in order to turn properties into short-term rentals.

04/24/2014

San Francisco City Attorney Dennis Herrera answers questions from the media in front of the California Supreme court building March 4, 2008 in San Francisco. (David Paul Morris/Getty Images)

Landlords Sued For Evicting Tenants And Re-Renting San Francisco Properties To Tourists

San Francisco’s City Attorney Dennis Herrera has filed two lawsuits against landlords he believes illegally rented properties to tourists after evicting long-time tenants, two of which are disabled.

04/23/2014

New MacBook and MacBook Pro laptops are seen on display after a special announcement event at Apple Headquarters October 14, 2008 in Cupertino, California. Apple CEO Steve Jobs announced new versions of the MacBook Pro and MacBook laptop computers. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images) apple generic, laptops

San Francisco Sues Social Network MeetMe, Claims Site Puts Minors At Risk

The city of San Francisco has sued a social networking website claiming it is enabling sexual predators to target minors.

02/03/2014

Netstop Internet cafe in San Francisco's Excelsior District. (CBS)

San Francisco Internet Cafe Accused Of Illegal Gambling To Shut Down

Owners of an Internet cafe in San Francisco’s Excelsior District reached a settlement on Thursday in a lawsuit filed by the city’s attorney that called for the end of allegedly illegal gambling and other criminal activity at the site.

01/30/2014

Two images from a fire truck dashboard camera show a firefighter pointing out the location of an Asiana plane crash victim and the same spot covered in firefighting foam. (SFFD via San Francisco Chronicle)

SF City Attorney: Asiana Plane Crash Victim Already Dead When Run Over

A new report is challenging the conclusions about how a victim of the Asiana plane crash at San Francisco International Airport died.

01/29/2014

A photo illustration shows a variety of Monster Energy drinks. (Karen Bleier/AFP/Getty Images)

San Francisco City Attorney Joins Effort To Investigate Monster Drinks

The San Francisco city attorney and New York state attorney general have joined forces to investigate whether Monster Beverage Corp. is marketing its highly caffeinated drinks to children.

01/14/2014

City College of San Francisco. (CBS)

Court Hears Lawsuits To Keep City College Of San Francisco Accredited

The fight to keep City College of San Francisco open continued Thursday in a local courtroom where attorneys argued that the practices a regional commission used in deciding to revoke the school’s accreditation do not amount to proper due process.

12/26/2013

City College of San Francisco. (CBS)

San Francisco City Attorney, Teachers Look To Keep City College Accredited

The city of San Francisco and a teacher’s union both asked a Superior Court judge on Monday for a preliminary injunction blocking the revocation of accreditation of City College of San Francisco in July.

11/25/2013

AR-15 rifle with a "bullet button." (CBS)

NRA, SFPD Officers’ Group Sue City Over New Gun Control Measures

The National Rifle Association is suing on behalf of the San Francisco Veteran Police Officers Association over the city’s upcoming ban on the possession of gun magazines capable of holding more than 10 rounds.

11/19/2013

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