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(CBS)

Alameda County Supports Law Protecting Shelter Animals

Governor Brown is looking to repeal the Hayden law, decreasing the number of days a shelter can hold animals before euthanizing them.

03/13/2012

Same-sex couple Molly McKay (R) and Davina Kotulski (L) after they staged a sit-in protest when same-sex couples were denied marriage licenses from the San Francisco county clerk in February, 2011. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Proposition 8 Repeal Cleared For Signature-Gathering

A gay rights group has been cleared to start gathering signatures for a measure that would rescind the gay marriage ban known as Proposition 8.

12/16/2011

Same-sex couple Molly McKay (R) and Davina Kotulski (L) after they staged a sit-in protest when same-sex couples were denied marriage licenses from the San Francisco county clerk in February, 2011. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Feinstein Leads Senate’s Symbolic Repeal Effort Of Defense Of Marriage Act

The Senate Judiciary Committee voted Thursday to repeal a federal law defining marriage as a union between a man and a woman, but the legislation – sponsored by Sen. Diane Feinstein – lacks vote for passage in either the House or the full Senate.

11/10/2011

Pot Warehouse Will Pad Oakland's Coffers

San Jose Medical Marijuana Backers Qualify Referendum On Cannabis Restrictions

Medical marijuana advocates submitted nearly 49,000 signatures on Friday to qualify a referendum that would repeal San Jose’s restrictions on cannabis dispensaries.

10/28/2011

World's Worst Nuclear Accidents

Phil Matier: Repealing The Nuclear Free Berkeley Act

KCBS and Chronicle Insider Phil Matier looks at the longstanding Nuclear Free Berkeley Act.

10/10/2011

Local leaders and former members of the military hold a banner during a news conference marking the end of 'Don't Ask, Don't Tell' on homosexuals in the military, September 20, 2011 in San Francisco. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Bay Area Advocates Celebrate End Of ‘Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell’ Military Policy

After years of debate over the ‘Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell’ policy preventing gays from serving openly in the military, the Bay Area activists who led the campaign to repeal it are finally able to celebrate.

09/20/2011

(AP)

California Volunteers Gathering Signatures To Block Gay History Law

Fired-up volunteers in California have started gathering signatures for a ballot referendum that would repeal the nation’s first law requiring public schools to include prominent gay people and gay rights milestones in history and social science lessons.

09/03/2011

(AP)

ConsumerWatch: Group Seeks Amazon Boycott Over Sales Tax Fight

A coalition of nonprofit groups is calling on customers of Amazon.com to cancel their accounts unless the Internet retailer stops resisting a California law that requires more online retailers to charge a state sales tax.

KPIX 5 | CBS San Francisco–08/15/2011

Lesbian Wedding

Bay Area Gays Applaud: Obama Won’t Defend DOMA, Feinstein Seeks Repeal

In a major policy reversal being cheered by the gay community in the Bay Area, the Obama administration said Wednesday it would no longer defend the constitutionality of a federal law banning recognition of same-sex marriage.

CBS San Francisco–02/23/2011

San Francisco Botanical Gardens May Soon Be Free For All

San Francisco Supervisors may lift the new $7 non-resident fee for the Botanical Gardens in Golden Gate Park.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–02/02/2011

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