Protesters In Bay Area, Nationwide Seek To Protect Russia InvestigationActivists across the Bay Area this evening were protesting President Donald Trump's replacement of his attorney general after embattled former Attorney General Jeff Sessions resigned on Wednesday.
Judge Halts Deportation, Threatens To Hold AG Sessions In Contempt Of CourtA federal judge Thursday and chastised Attorney General Jeff Sessions and the Trump administration for attempting to remove a mother and daughter from the country in the midst of a court hearing appealing their deportation.
Trump Admin Drops Asylum Protections For Domestic Violence VictimsThe Trump administration Monday overturned asylum protections for domestic violence victims in a decision that could affect thousands of asylum seekers from Central America.
Trump Wishes He Hadn't Picked Jeff Sessions For Attorney GeneralPresident Donald Trump said Wednesday he regretted choosing Jeff Sessions as attorney general, a continuation of the President's frustrations over Sessions' decision to recuse himself from the Russia investigation.
Sessions Orders 'Zero Tolerance' Policy For Border CrossersAttorney General Jeff Sessions on Friday ordered a "zero tolerance" policy aimed at people entering the United States illegally for the first time on the Mexican border.
San Francisco Sues Jeff Sessions 'To Restore Civil Rights Protections'San Francisco is suing Jeff Sessions, alleging he rescinded six civil rights protections for marginalized individuals without explanation.
Senator Kamala Harris Expresses Support For Oakland Mayor Libby SchaafSenator Kamala Harris expressed her support for Oakland Mayor Libby Schaaf's decision to warn the community about coming immigration raids.
California Governor, Attorney General Blast Fed Lawsuit Over Sanctuary PoliciesGov. Jerry Brown and California Attorney General Xavier Becerra vowed today to defend the state against a U.S. government lawsuit that claims three state laws protecting undocumented immigrants are unconstitutional.
Feds' Reversal On Marijuana Enforcement Clouds California Pot BusinessJust days after recreational pot became legal in California, one of the state's biggest and best-known marijuana dispensaries is trying to determine what the fed’s changing position on marijuana enforcement means for its budding business.
AG Sessions Issues Directive Undercutting LGBT ProtectionsUnder the new policy, a claim of a violation of religious freedom would be enough to override concerns for the civil rights of LGBT people and anti-discrimination protections for women and others.
Trump Justice Department Ends Transgender Workplace ProtectionsFederal civil rights law does not protect transgender people from discrimination at work, Attorney General Jeff Sessions said in a memo released Thursday.
AG Sessions' Anti-Marijuana Views Not Advanced By Crime Task ForceThe task force Attorney General Jeff Sessions assembled to find the best legal strategy against the marijuana industry is giving him no ammunition.
Trump Asks About Firing Sessions, Calls His Position 'Weak'President Donald Trump has spoken with advisers about firing Attorney General Jeff Sessions, officials say, and launched a fresh Twitter tirade Tuesday against the man who was the first U.S. senator to endorse his candidacy.
Russia Ambassador Kislyak Says He And Jeff Sessions Discussed 2016 CampaignThe Washington Post reports that the Russian ambassador to the U.S. has said he discussed election-related issues with Sen. Jeff Sessions when the two men met during the 2016 presidential race.
Sessions Denies Stonewalling On Comey Questions, Colluding With RussiansThe nation's top law enforcement officer insisted Tuesday that he was "not stonewalling" by declining to answer some questions involving "confidential communications" with President Trump, and any suggestion he colluded with Russia to interfere in the 2016 presidential election was "an appalling and detestable lie."