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HomeAway.com on notice to share info with SF tax collector

San Francisco City Attorney Dennis Herrera this week moved to force short-term…

 

Lawyers for Mario Woods’ family downplay claims by City that officers acted legally when they killed him

Claims by San Francisco’s City Attorney that police acted lawfully when they…

 

Illegal Justin Bieber graffiti at 1453 Haight St. ( Courtesy / San Francisco Public Works)

Bieber ‘graffiti’ on SF sidewalks prompts city attorney to threaten legal action

The San Francisco city attorney threatened to sue Justin Bieber’s record label…

 

The City is expected to settle a $495,000 lawsuit with a woman who claimed to be wrongfully arrested by police who thought she was driving a stolen car. (MIKE KOOZMIN/S.F. EXAMINER FILE PHOTO)

City set to approve wrongful arrest suit settlement

About six years after San Francisco police officers placed a woman at…

The City is expected to settle a $495,000 lawsuit with a woman who claimed to be wrongfully arrested by police who thought she was driving a stolen car. (MIKE KOOZMIN/S.F. EXAMINER FILE PHOTO)
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SF Ethics Commission united behind fining SF supervisor $191K

If Supervisor Mark Farrell doesn’t want to pay a $191,000 fine for…

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SF and PG&E lock horns over power-distribution agreement

San Francisco’s battle with PG&E over a municipal clean-power program is well-known…

A campaign consultant for Supervisor Mark Farrell has been ordered to pay a $14

Fallout of Farrell campaign violation remains unclear

The ramifications of a state fine for illegal campaigning related to Supervisor…

A campaign consultant for Supervisor Mark Farrell has been ordered to pay a $14
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Claim alleging City Attorney scam rejected by independent public counsel

A claim by a former chief trial deputy in the San Francisco…

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Mike Koozmin/the S.F. ExaminerJoanne Hoeper

Lawyer claims she was fired for investigating alleged City Attorney scam

A former lawyer in City Attorney Dennis Herrera's office claims she was…

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courtesy MonkeyParkingA screen capture shows the MonkeyParking app.

MonkeyParking claims it is not in violation of SF law, will continue operating

The mobile app MonkeyParking that has come under scrutiny by local law…

courtesy MonkeyParkingA screen capture shows the MonkeyParking app.
San Francisco has reached a settlement with Airbnb and HomeAway over short-term rental regulation. (Natasha Dangond/Special to the SF Examiner)

SF city attorney files lawsuits against landlords accused of short-term rental abuse

Soon after Darren and Valerie Lee bought a building on Clay Street…

San Francisco has reached a settlement with Airbnb and HomeAway over short-term rental regulation. (Natasha Dangond/Special to the SF Examiner)
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Proposition D would change election schedule

Of all the items on the November ballot that will garner voter…

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San Francisco City Attorney’s Office targets Levi’s over illegal graffiti ads

Guerrilla advertisers and city officials are in a constant war, and the…

Newsom perturbed by Arizona law but doesn’t embrace idea of boycott

Mayor Gavin Newsom wasn’t ready to jump on the boycott bandwagon even…

Bad biz can’t mess with Herrera

City Attorney Dennis Herrera’s vigilant attacks on businesses that harm consumers have…

Herrera named one of state’s most gifted lawyers

City Attorney Dennis Herrera, whose office has not been afraid to ruffle…

Supes lose time with city attorney

If it seems like the supervisors are not as active as they…