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NorCal Transgender Athlete Sues CrossFit After Being Blocked From Competing

The lawsuit brought Thursday by Chloie Jonsson, 34, accuses CrossFit Inc. of violating her rights under a California law that prohibits discrimination on the basis of gender identity

03/07/2014

Gerardo Flores' camera captured images of the emergency response to his skydive crash landing. (CBS)

Helmet Cam Captures Parachute Crash, Skydiver Now Suing Over ‘Worn’ Gear

Gerardo Flores claims that the parachute he rented from Skydive Monterey was in such bad shape that it opened prematurely at 13,000 feet. Flores was taking his 30th birthday jump when the chute opened improperly, sending him into a tailspin.

03/07/2014

Lynne Spalding (FIND LYNNE/Facebook)

Family Of Woman Found Dead In SF General Hospital Stairwell Files Claim Against City

The family of a woman found dead in a San Francisco General Hospital stairwell last October has filed a claim against the city for her death.

03/05/2014

A pedestrian walks by a Sprint store on April 15, 2013 in San Francisco. Dish Network Corp has offered to purchase Sprint Nextel Corp for $25.5 billion in cash and stock. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Feds Sue Sprint In San Francisco Court, Allege Overcharging $21M For Wiretaps

The U.S. government sued Sprint Communications Inc. in federal court in San Francisco Monday for allegedly overcharging federal law enforcement agencies $21 million between 2007 and 2010 for the costs of complying with court-ordered wiretaps and other surveillance.

03/04/2014

A rendering of what a downtown San Jose ballpark would look like. (SJ Redevelopment Agency)

San Jose Lawsuit Against MLB Over Possible A’s Move Put On Fast-Track

The city of San Jose won its request to a federal appeals court in San Francisco Thursday for a fast-track handling of its lawsuit against Major League Baseball.

02/20/2014

John A. Davis Juvenile Hall in Martinez (Contra Costa County website)

Feds Join Lawsuit Over Kids Placed In Solitary Confinement At Martinez Juvenile Hall

The U.S. Department of Justice and Department of Education have filed statements, in a lawsuit over the treatment of young people with mental disabilities at Juvenile Hall in Contra Costa County.

02/19/2014

Joseph Andrew Martin, a teacher at Woodside Elementary School in Concord, is accused of sexually abusing 11 current and former students. (CBS)

Former Easy Bay Teacher Faces New Lawsuits In Child Molestation Case

Joseph Martin, a former teacher at Woodside Elementary in Concord, is facing 125 felony molestation charges.

02/12/2014

BottleRock Stage (credit: Bob McClenahan/BottleRock Napa Valley)

BottleRock Napa Valley Confirms 2014 Festival Dates

Napa’s answer to Coachella & Outside Lands, BottleRock Festival has confirmed dates…

02/06/2014

The Raiderettes preform their routine during the game between the Baltimore Ravens and the Oakland Raiders at the Network Associates Coliseum in Oakland, California on January 14, 2001. The Ravens defeated the Raiders 16-3. (Photo by:  Tom Hauck/Getty Images)

2nd Raiderette Joins Lawsuit Over Pay

The original suit was filed in Alameda County Superior Court last week. It claims the team was in “flagrant violation” of an array of state labor laws, including failing to pay the minimum wage.

02/04/2014

A law enforcement official runs towards a massive fire in a residential neighborhood September 9, 2010 in San Bruno. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

San Bruno Suing CPUC Over San Bruno Explosion Documents; Alleges Improper Relationships With PG&E

The City of San Bruno is suing the California Public Utilities Commission to force the release of documents the city claims will show improper conduct between CPUC regulators and Pacific Gas and Electric company.

02/04/2014

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