Sebastopol Officials Working To Ban Vacation Rental PropertiesSebastopol officials are working to place a moratorium on vacation rental properties because the city doesn't feel it has a single house to spare.
Berkeley Natural Gas Ban Signed Into Law By MayorBerkeley’s mayor signed a new city ordinance banning natural gas in new construction projects starting next year.
San Francisco Bans Sale Of E-Cigarettes, Becoming First Major US City To Do SoSan Francisco became the first major U.S. city to ban the sale of electronic cigarettes after supervisors gave the measure its second and final vote Tuesday.
California Moving Toward Ban On Little Shampoo, Conditioner Bottles From HotelsCalifornia is moving toward banning those little bottles of shampoo you get in hotel rooms.
Apple Facing US Import Ban On Some iPhones Due To Patent InfringementA trade court judge will recommend banning the import of certain iPhones after finding the Apple devices infringed on technology owned by mobile chip maker Qualcomm.
Berkeley City Council To Consider RV Ban During Thursday Meeting
Contra Costa County Votes To Ban Styrofoam ProductsThe Contra Costa County Board of Supervisors voted on a styrofoam ban on Tuesday.
Sale Of Flavored Tobacco, Vaping Products Banned In Marin CountyFlavored tobacco and vaping products will be banned from Marin County store shelves in a matter of months.
Man Banned From Santa Rosa Junior College After "Aggressive Flirting"The Santa Rosa Junior College Police Department said Friday that an 18-year-old man who was "aggressively flirting" on campus this week was arrested for violating conditions of his release from jail before a pending trial for obstructing an officer last month.
Fraternity Group Votes For One-Year Ban On Hard AlcoholThe North-American Interfraternity Conference (NIC) has voted for a one-year ban on hard alcohol from fraternity chapters and events unless served by licensed third-party vendors.
California Cities With Pot Bans Object To Plan To Allow Deliveries StatewideCalifornia cities are objecting to a proposed plan that they say would allow unchecked home marijuana deliveries in places that have banned local pot sales.
White Nationalist Is Latest To Sue Twitter Over BanA prominent white nationalist is suing Twitter for banning his accounts at a time when social networks are trying to crack down on hateful and abusive content without appearing to censor unpopular opinions.
Supreme Court Allows Trump Administration To Keep Refugee Ban In PlaceThe Supreme Court is allowing the Trump administration to maintain its restrictive policy on refugees.
Judge Blocks California's High-Capacity Magazine BanA federal judge is blocking a California law set to go into effect Saturday that would have barred gun owners from possessing high-capacity ammunition magazines.
Berkeley Officials Push For Plastic Straw BanOne Bay Area city is doubling down on its war on plastic as some Berkeley officials introduce an ordinance that would ban straws that aren't biodegradable.