Settlement Gives San Francisco 5 Weeks to Clear Most Homeless Tents From Tenderloin SidewalksIn San Francisco's Tenderloin District, epicenter of the city's homelessness crisis, there is a legal deadline for the city to get people off sidewalks where the number of tents has exploded in the past year and a half.
Coronavirus Update: 'Deplorable' SF Tenderloin Conditions Prompt Lawsuit By UC Hastings, Business Owners, ResidentsCiting the Tenderloin's "deplorable conditions" and the threat of a massive COVID-19 outbreak, a coalition of local business owners including UC Hasting law school filed a lawsuit Monday, asking a judge to order the city to clean-up the neighborhood including the removal of a growing sidewalk homeless encampment.
UCSF, UC Hastings Look At Developing Student Housing In TenderloinNearly 1,000 new units of campus housing could be developed over the next decade in San Francisco’s Tenderloin neighborhood to serve students and scholars at University of California at San Francisco and UC Hastings College of the Law.
Supreme Court Upholds Drug Used In Botched Executions; California Not AffectedThe Supreme Court has upheld the use of a controversial drug that has been implicated in several botched executions, but California is not affected since it doesn't use the drug in its lethal injection cocktail.
KCBS In Depth: Push For States To Opt In On Affordable Care ActNow that the Affordable Care Act has been ruled on by the highest court in the land, participation in the health insurance program is the next hurdle for proponents. And, it stands to reason that the medical community will have a lot to say to state officials across the nation who are thinking of "opting out."