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Supervisor Norman Yee has introduced a ban on robot deliveries on city sidewalks, but his aide said Monday that the legislation remains a work in progress. (Courtesy Ricky Flip/Dispatch)

SF’s robot delivery ban does not compute with business leaders

With strong opposition from the business community, a proposal to ban robot…

 

California Gov. Jerry Brown signs one of the hundreds of bills he has left to deal with as Garciela Castillo-Krings, right, his deputy legislative secretary, looks on at his Capitol office in Sacramento on Friday.  (AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli)

Brown rejects labor-backed laws in sweeping bill package

SACRAMENTO — Gov. Jerry Brown barred public schools from using the Redskins…

 

Appeals court upholds California’s shark fin ban

A federal appeals court Monday dismissed a legal challenge to a California…

 

Karman Willmer, left, and Shelby Messenger rally against SB 277. (AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli, File)

Gov. Jerry Brown signs strict school vaccine legislation

SACRAMENTO — The governor of California has signed a contentious bill to…

Karman Willmer, left, and Shelby Messenger rally against SB 277. (AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli, File)

Leland Yee introduces plan that can save taxpayers millions

The state senator introduced legislation that his office said could save taxpayers…

Supes OK zoo behavior and duck feeding legislation

The Board of Supervisors voted unanimously Tuesday in a second and final…

City Hall Watch: Eviction legislation fails to nab votes to override veto

In the latest battle about landlord and tenant issues, Mayor Gavin Newsom…

D.C. Council bill proposes five pot dispensaries

City considering rules for medicinal marijuana system The District would cap the…

Tracking down texters

Ever since the state made it illegal to send and receive text…

Bill would allow judges to repeal licenses for repeat DUI drivers

San Mateo Assemblyman Jerry Hill is holding a news conference Wednesday to…

Obama appeals for health care votes

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama made a last-minute personal appeal to…

Bill to lower oil spill response times passes Assembly

A bill passed the California State Assembly on Tuesday that lowers the…

Cost of driving could climb higher

The cost of owning a vehicle may climb even higher, even if…

Proposal may curb overtime abuse

Legislation that would crack down on The City’s spending on overtime could…