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A protester is arrested at San Francisco City Hall during a sit-in outside the mayor's office, August 21, 2013. (CBS)

Protesters Arrested At San Francisco City Hall Following CCSF Sit-In

There were about two dozen arrests early Wednesday morning at San Francisco City Hall, following a sit-in at the entrance of Mayor Ed Lee’s office by supporters of City College of San Francisco.

08/21/2013

San Francisco Hall of Justice (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

SF Sheriff’s New Jail Plans Faces Criticism From Activist Group

A long-running plan to rebuild the jails above San Francisco’s Hall of Justice received criticism from activists who showed up at a meeting on Monday to review Sheriff Ross Mirkarimi’s proposal and said that no jail should be built.

06/25/2013

Nudists protest outside the Phillip Burton Federal Building & United States Courthouse in San Francisco, January 17, 2013. (CBS)

Naked Protesters Arrested As SF Public Nudity Ban Goes Into Effect

Nudists were planning a clothing-optional protest Friday at San Francisco City Hall as a new nudity ban adopted by supervisors last year becomes effective.

02/01/2013

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SF Considers Smoking, Non-Smoking Labels For All Apartments

San Francisco supervisors on Monday planned to consider an ordinance that would inform would-be renters who is smoking in the building.

12/10/2012

San Francisco City Hall. (Getty Images)

Small Electrical Fire In San Francisco City Hall Basement, Ballots Safe

A small electrical fire that started in the basement at San Francisco City Hall was quickly put out Tuesday night causing minor damage and no injuries, fire officials said.

11/14/2012

A man photographs the ruins of a building block in front of the remains of City Hall near Market and Seventh Streets after the Great Earthquake in San Francisco, California. The city hall which took 27 years to build at an estimated cost of $6 million, crumbled in less than 30 seconds during the quake. (Hulton Archive/Getty Images)

Construction Crew Unearths Ruins Of Old San Francisco City Hall Building Destroyed In ’06 Quake

Downtown construction crews have unearthed the massive foundations of the old San Francisco City Hall destroyed in the disastrous 1906 earthquake.

09/25/2012

San Francisco City Hall

San Francisco City Worker Jailed After City Hall Fight

An employee with the San Francisco Board of Supervisors clerk’s office was arrested Thursday morning after allegedly attacking another city employee at City Hall, a sheriff’s spokeswoman said Friday.

07/27/2012

San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

SF Mayor Lee Clarifies Stop-And-Frisk Stance As Supes Join Protest

Mayor Ed Lee said in a statement Tuesday that he is not considering a policy that will violate anyone’s constitutional rights and result in racial profiling, but he is “willing to move forward with bold ideas that get to results.”

07/17/2012

San Francisco City Hall

Hundreds Of San Francisco City Workers Protest Possible Cuts

Members of the Service Employees International Union 1021 gathered around 5:30 p.m. to oppose potential service cuts and call for business tax reform, union spokesman Carlos Rivera said.

04/30/2012

A woman speaks during Wednesday's City Hall protest in San Francisco. (CBS)

SF Protesters Take Supreme Court Immigration Hearings Personally

Protesters took to the steps of San Francisco’s City Hall over the U.S. Supreme Court hearings on Arizona’s controversial immigration laws. They say it’s a case of merciless racial profiling.

04/25/2012

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