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Graffiti on the wall of Salumeria restaurant in San Francisco. (Rob Angermuller)

San Francisco Suing Alleged Tagger For $50K Instead Of Seeking Criminal Charges

San Francisco is using a new tactic in its continuing battle against graffiti by suing the alleged taggers.

08/25/2015

In-N-Out Burger

In-N-Out Customer Sues After Saying He Found Meth In His Drink Cup

An In-N-Out customer claims he got sick after finding capsules in the bottom of his drink cup that later tested positive for methamphetamine.

08/02/2015

Rayman Hussein of Oakland has not been able to return from Yemen following a trip in late 2012. (CBS)

San Francisco Law Group Suing John Kerry Over Yemeni-Americans’ Passports

A San Francisco group is suing John Kerry over the practice of taking passports away from Yemeni-Americans after a man was left stranded in Yemen while visiting relatives.

04/20/2015

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Woman Suing Planet Fitness After Complaints Over Transgender Person In Locker Room Gets Her Membership Revoked

A Michigan woman is suing Planet Fitness over claims that the gym was too respectful of transgender members.

03/26/2015

Taxicab drivers in San Francisco have been voicing their frustration with rideshare services like Uber, Lyft and sidecar with these bumper stickers. (CBS)

19 Taxi Companies Sue Uber, Claiming False Advertising Hurting Their Businesses

Nineteen taxi companies sued Uber Technologies Inc. in federal court in San Francisco Wednesday, accusing the transportation network company of false advertising when it claims it has “the safest rides on the road.”

03/18/2015

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Sex Bias Lawsuit Filed Against Facebook By Same Firm Representing Woman Suing Kleiner-Perkins

A sex-bias suit against Facebook has been filed by the same firm representing Ellen Pao, who is suing Kleiner Perkins for discrimination.

03/18/2015

Sonoma County Supervisor Efren Carrillo. (County of Sonoma)

Former Neighbor Suing Sonoma County Supervisor For $2.5M Following Alleged Peeping Incident

A woman has filed a civil lawsuit against Sonoma County Supervisor Efren Carrillo claiming he intended to sexually assault her when he showed up at her house in his socks and underwear in 2013.

03/10/2015

Sierra Nevada's 'Hop Hunter IPA' (Source: Sierra Nevada Brewing Company)

Lagunitas, Sierra Nevada Beer Makers Going To Court Over ‘IPA’ Lettering

Two Bay Area beer makers are going to court over how their brews are labeled.

01/13/2015

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Father & Son Suing Ferrari, Facebook Over Control Of Popular Fan Pages

A father and son from Sweden are suing Menlo Park-based Facebook and Italian sportscar company Ferrari in a California court over claims the social network handed over control of a fan page to the automaker.

10/27/2014

A Half Moon Bay pilot was killed in a crash during a show at Travis Air Force Base Sunday. (CBS)

Family Of Pilot Killed In Travis Air Force Base Crash Suing Feds For $20M

The relatives of a stunt pilot who died in a crash at Travis Air Force Base have filed a wrongful death suit against the federal government.

07/17/2014

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