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A luxury condo in San Francisco's Mission District. (CBS)

Statewide Victory For Affordable Housing With California Supreme Court Ruling

The California Supreme Court has ruled that cities have broad authority to require builders to include a certain percentage of affordable housing in new projects.

06/15/2015

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CA Attorney General Defends Water Rate Penalties To Encourage Conservation

California Attorney General Kamala Harris is asking the state’s Supreme Court to strictly limit a lower court’s ruling that local water rates designed to encourage conservation are unconstitutional.

06/11/2015

Jim Obergefell, named plaintiff in the same sex marriage cases SCOTUS will decide this month, speaking at San Francisco City Hall, flanked by Mayor Ed Lee and others on June 10, 2015. (Doug Sovern/CBS)

The Face Of Supreme Court Same Sex Marriage Case Not Losing Sleep As He Awaits Decision

Jim Obergefell of Cincinnati is the plaintiff in Obergefell v Hodges and said he is very hopeful of getting good news from the U.S. Supreme Court.

06/10/2015

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Supreme Court Rejects NRA Efforts To Loosen San Francisco Gun Control Laws

An appeal of two of San Francisco’s gun laws led by the National Rifle Association was rejected by the Supreme Court.

06/08/2015

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U.S. Supreme Court Tosses Conviction Based On Facebook Threats

The Supreme Court on Monday threw out the conviction of a Pennsylvania man convicted of making threats on Facebook, but dodged the free speech issues that had made the case intriguing to First Amendment advocates.

06/01/2015

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GOP Could Suffer Fallout If Supreme Court Rules To Eliminate Obamacare For Millions

A Supreme Court ruling due in late June could wipe out health insurance for millions. Twenty-six of the 34 states that would be most affected by the ruling have Republican governors.

05/25/2015

WASHINGTON, DC - JUNE 26:  Members of the plaintiff team in the same sex marriage cases before the Supreme Court (L-R) Adam Umhoefer, executive director of the American Foundation for Equal Rights, plaintiff Paul Katami, plaintiff Jeff Zarillo, attorney David Boies, plaintiff Kris Perry and plaintiff Sandy Stier wave from the court's steps after favorable rulings were issued June 26, 2013 in Washington, DC. The high court ruled to strike down DOMA and determined the California's proposition 8 ban on same-sex marriage was not properly before them, declining to overturn the lower court's striking down of the law.  (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images)

Weekend Magazine: Same-Sex Marriage, Resolving Conflict, And Cure4One

You can listen to the broadcast of Weekend Magazine with KCBS Public Affairs Director Liz Saint John every Sunday morning from 3:00am-4:00am and again from 5:00am-6:00am on KCBS All News 740 AM and 106.9 FM. […]

05/20/2015

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Supreme Court: Police Immune Over Shooting, Arrest Of Schizophrenic Woman In San Francisco

The Supreme Court ruled Monday that police are immune from a lawsuit arising from the arrest and shooting of a mentally ill woman in San Francisco.

05/18/2015

A student wears one of the shirts disallowed at Live Oak High School (CBS)

Morgan Hill School Drops American Flag Ban Despite Federal Court Victory

For the second year in a row, American flag waving protesters camped out in front of a Morgan Hill High School Tuesday, this despite a decision by school officials to lift the ban on flag clothing.

05/05/2015

The legal teams defending the same -sex mariages cheer as they leave the US Supreme Court on April 28, 2014 in Washington, DC.  ( MLADEN ANTONOV/AFP/Getty Images)

AUDIO: Oral Arguments Before Supreme Court On Same-Sex Marriage

Listen to Tuesday’s historic arguments on same-sex marriage before the Supreme Court in the case of Obergefell v. Hodges.

04/28/2015

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