UPDATE: Supreme Court Orders Santa Clara County To Allow Indoor Church ServicesThe U.S. Supreme Court on Friday has ordered Santa Clara County to allow indoor church services to resume pending an appeal.
COVID: One SJ Church Defies Ban On Gatherings While Another Sees It As A BlessingWhile other churches are struggling, Pastor Mel Dahlgren of the South Bay Christian Church thinks the shutdown has been a godsend.
Fed Appeals Court In San Francisco Rules Against Trump On Border Wall FundingOn Friday, a federal appeals court in San Francisco ruled against the Trump administration in its transfer of $2.5 billion from military construction projects to build sections of the U.S. border wall with Mexico
9th Circuit Panel in S.F. Rules That Rejected Asylum Seekers Can Appeal in U.S. CourtsA three-judge panel at a federal appeals court in San Francisco ruled Thursday that asylum seekers who are turned away after an initial interview with U.S. immigration officials are entitled to challenge those actions in the U.S. court system.
Hawaii Asks Appeals Court In SF To Weigh In On Travel Ban RulesHawaii asked the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals for an order saying the government could not omit grandparents and other relatives of someone in the U.S. from the list of people who can still travel to the country.
Looming Ruling By 9th Circuit Court In SF Could Bar Feds From Prosecuting Medical Pot CasesThe federal court in San Francisco is expected to issue a ruling that could limit future prosecutions of medical marijuana users and dispensaries in eight Western states.
Appeals Court Upholds Barry Bonds' Conviction On ObstructionA federal appeals court on Friday upheld former Giants slugger Barry Bonds’ obstruction-of-justice conviction stemming from rambling testimony he gave during a 2003 appearance before a grand jury investigating elite athletes’ use of performance-enhancing drugs.
Legal Wrangling Continues Over San Francisco's Gun Safety LawsSan Francisco City Attorney Dennis Herrera has made the latest move in the ongoing battle over two local gun safety ordinances.