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A naked man accosts passengers at the 16th and Mission BART Station. (Anwash12/YouTube)

BART Police Defend Response To Naked Acrobat

BART’s Deputy Police Chief defended his agency’s response to an incident at the 16th Street Mission station last month in which a naked acrobat allegedly harassed several passengers and employees.

06/13/2013

San Francisco 49ers safety Donte Whitner appears in a frame from a YouTube video for the team's It Gets Better video. (It Gets Better Project/YouTube)

San Francisco 49ers Join ‘It Gets Better Project’ For LGBT Youth

The San Francisco 49ers have become the first National Football League team to join an online movement supporting lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender youth and condemning the harassment and bullying they face.

08/24/2012

Seth Walsh

California Anti-Bullying Measure Named For Gay Teen Goes Into Effect

A school anti-bullying measure named after a 13-year-old who killed himself after endless homophobic harassment by classmates is now in effect statewide.

07/02/2012

(Joel Saget/Getty Images)

New Berkeley Law Lets Cyclists Take Harassing Drivers To Court

The new law, which was approved by the Berkeley City Council last month, would allow bicyclists to take drivers to civil court for threats and injuries.

02/21/2012

Target store in Mountain View (AP)

Breastfeeding Moms Stage Protest At San Jose Target Store

Breastfeeding moms were out in force at more than 100 Target stores across the country, including one in San Jose on Wednesday, in protest of the alleged mistreatment of a breastfeeding mom at a store in the Houston area.

12/28/2011

(CBS)

Antioch To Settle Lawsuit Claiming Police Harassment Of Black Section 8 Renters

The city of Antioch agreed to pay $360,000 to settle a class action lawsuit alleging police formed a special unit to target and harass black residents who received subsidized rent.

10/26/2011

A Raiderette raises her pom-pom during a break in an Oakland Raiders game. (Robert B. Stanton/Getty Images)

Raiderette Turned Cop Sues Vacaville For Harassment

A former Oakland Raiders cheerleader who became a Vacaville police officer is suing the city, saying she was sexually harassed by fellow officers.

08/19/2011

Tom Ammiano

Bay Area Students Ask For More Protection Against Anti-Gay Bullying

Dozens of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgendered high school students fanned out across the State Capitol building today to press their lawmakers for tougher protections against anti-gay bullying.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–04/04/2011

Bullying

Calif. Lawmakers Focus On Anti-Bullying Efforts

California lawmakers responding to concerns that schoolyard bullying has led to increased suicides and truancy passed a resolution Friday calling attention to the problem.

CBS San Francisco–03/25/2011

(CBS)

Vacaville Teacher Wants Restraining Order Against Student

A Vacaville teacher is seeking a restraining order against a middle school student she accuses of threatening and purposely tripping her during class.

KPIX 5–01/21/2011

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