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School board takes transgender bathroom case to high court

RICHMOND, Va. — A Virginia school board asked the U.S. Supreme Court…

 

Police Commission approves body camera policy for SFPD

The San Francisco Police Commission approved Wednesday night a new policy governing…

 

Police chief will have final say in officers’ review of body cam footage

Whether San Francisco police officers will be allowed to review body camera…

 

New California law extends privacy rights to electronic data

NEW YORK — California now requires police to get a court order…

San Francisco may deploy drones for variety of uses

San Francisco’s government may put some eyes in the sky as city…

Lawsuit alleges SF police wrongfully beat young black man

The ACLU filed a federal civil rights lawsuit Wednesday against the San…

ACLU wants feds to withhold funds from LAPD for body cameras

LOS ANGELES — The Los Angeles Police Department's effort to equip officers…

Adachi, ACLU call for Police Commission review of public defender's arrest

An American Civil Liberties Union representative voiced his organization's concern Wednesday to the…

Tech surveillance devices would require public oversight in SF under proposed legislation

The use of high-tech surveillance tools would need public approval to be…

Menlo Park considers license plate readers in police cars

The City of Menlo Park is considering installing license plate readers on…

Black city residents more likely to be busted for pot, ACLU says

In San Francisco, black people are more than four times more likely…

Gun violence on the rise, mayor considers ‘stop and frisk’ police enforcement policy

To combat rising gun violence in The City’s southeastern neighborhoods, Mayor Ed…

ACLU head: 'I'm disgusted with this president'

Hope and change: Speaking at a conference of liberal activists Wednesday morning,…

ACLU sues for information on probes of Bay Area communities

The American Civil Liberties Union and two other groups sued the FBI…

Upholding John Adams

For nearly a year, the Justice Department has been quietly investigating a…