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Family Of Girl Killed In SF Crosswalk Suing Uber For Wrongful Death

The family of a six-year old killed in a San Francisco crosswalk New Year’s Eve plans to sue ride share company Uber for wrongful death, according to the New York Times.

01/27/2014

Anjelah Johnson (Photo by Stephen Lovekin/Getty Images)

Fmr. Raiderette, Comedian Anjelah Johnson Talks To 99.7 About Raiders Lawsuit

“…it’s like messing with a gang.” – Bay Area comedienne Anjelah Johnson on Raiderette Lawsuit

01/23/2014

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)

Oakland Raiderette Cheerleader Sues Team Over ‘Flagrant Violation’ Of Wage Laws

A member of the Oakland Raiderettes cheerleading squad sued the football team in Alameda County Superior Court Wednesday, alleging that the club is in “flagrant violation” of an array of California wage and employment laws.

01/22/2014

Asiana Flight 214

100 Passengers From Asiana Flight 214 Sue Boeing For Negligence In SFO Crash

A group of 100 passengers who were aboard Asiana Airlines Flight 214 that crash landed at SFO Airport last July, are suing Boeing, the company that builds the 777 jetliner.

01/20/2014

The Facebook website is displayed on a laptop computer. (Photo Illustration by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Facebook Facing Privacy Suit Claiming Private Messages Mined For Profit

Social media is under fire. Just days after Snapchat users’ data was released, Facebook is under fire for allegedly misusing private messages.

01/03/2014

San Jose City Hall

Judge Hands Down Ruling On San Jose Pension Reform Measure

Unions representing San Jose city employees and Mayor Chuck Reed claimed victory following a judge’s ruling on a pension reform measure approved by voters last year.

12/23/2013

Concord Police Department headquarters. (CBS)

Man Sues Concord Police Officer In Alleged Road Rage Incident

An Oakland man filed a federal civil rights lawsuit on Tuesday against a Concord police officer for an alleged case of road rage that led to a broken arm.

12/04/2013

Bay Area Rapid Transit (BART) trains sit idle at a BART maintenance facility. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

BART Unions File Lawsuit Over Contract Dispute

Bay Area Rapid Transit’s two biggest unions announced Tuesday morning that they were filing a lawsuit contesting the agency board’s vote that approving the tentative labor agreement without a controversial family-leave provision.

12/03/2013

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Lawsuits Prompt Bay Area Sheriffs To Issue Concealed Weapons Permits

The Bay Area has traditionally been a tough place to legally carry a concealed loaded gun. But that may be changing.

11/20/2013

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Girls, Parents Found Liable For Branding South Bay Teacher As ‘Perv’

A Santa Clara jury that found three schoolgirls and their parents liable for defaming a Catholic school teacher they branded as a “perv,” is about to decide how much one of the students should pay in punitive damages.

11/18/2013

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