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  • This undated image provided by Bedsider.org shows a package of estrogen/progestin birth control pills.
  • A jury awarded $14 million to a woman who sued her doctor over a debilitating stroke she suffered after taking a birth control drug.
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lawsuit, contraceptives, national/world
  • Saint Francis of Assisi church in North Beach
  • A former church worker who says she was fired because she wouldn't submit to forced sex is now charged with credit card fraud.
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religion, lawsuit, crime, sex crimes, san francisco news, vic lee
  • Jhona Mathews
  • A former church worker who says she was fired because she wouldn't submit to forced sex is now charged with credit card fraud.
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north beach, credit cards, fraud, child abuse, lawsuit, news
  • An employee works in the lobby of Pandora headquarters
  • Major record labels are suing Pandora for copyright infringement for using songs recorded before 1972 without paying license fees.
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pandora, music, lawsuit, business
  • Workers affix a green tarp over upper deck seats at McAfee Coliseum Wednesday, March 15, 2006, in Oakland, Calif. (AP Photo/Ben Margot)
  • Despite the push to relocate the team to the South Bay, the Oakland A's are now ready to sign a lease at the O.co Coliseum.
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oakland athletics, san jose, lawsuit, MLB, laws, mlb, laura anthony
  • crowd outside San Francisco City Hall filing a claim for Alex Nietos death
  • The family of a man killed in a neighborhood park last month by San Francisco police filed a claim against the city Monday.
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shooting, SFPD, lawsuit, san francisco news, carolyn tyler
  • crowd outside San Francisco City Hall filing a claim for Alex Nietos death
  • The family of a man killed in a neighborhood park last month by San Francisco police filed a claim against the city Monday.
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SFPD, shooting, lawsuit, news
  • The Nuri family.
  • The teenager, who ran over and killed a father and his daughter in Concord two years ago, is being sued by the victims' family.
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crash, concord, lawsuit, east bay news
  • San Jose State dorms
  • San Jose State University has fired 18 of its resident advisers, but is refusing to say why.
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san jose, san jose state, hate crime, lawsuit, south bay news, lisa amin gulezian
  • San Jose State task force
  • San Jose State University has fired 18 of its resident advisers, but is refusing to say why.
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san jose, san jose state, hate crime, lawsuit, news
  • Finley Boyle
  • An autopsy report says a toddler who suffered a heart attack during dental surgery likely died because of the sedatives given to her.
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child death, children, lawsuit, national/world
  • Toyota sign
  • Toyota has agreed pay $1.2B to settle a Justice Department investigation into those cars that accelerated without warning.
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toyota, lawsuit, settlement, business
  • The corporate logo of Toyota Motor Corp. shines on a vehicle on display at the companys showroom in Tokyo Thursday, Nov. 10, 2011
  • Toyota has agreed pay $1.2B to settle a Justice Department investigation into those cars that accelerated without warning.
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toyota, lawsuit, business, david louie
  • Federal park land.
  • It's the first comprehensive settlement in the country that increases access for the disabled in the federal park system.
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GGNRA, disability, laws, lawsuit, san mateo county, marin county, san francisco news, vic lee
  • Federal park land.
  • It's the first comprehensive settlement in the country that increases access for the disabled in a federal park system.
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GGNRA, disability, laws, lawsuit, san mateo county, marin county, news
  • High school senior Rachel Canning, 18, appears in Morris County Superior Court in Morristown, N.J., Tuesday, March 4, 2014. Canning is suing her parents for financial support and college tuition after she claims they threw her out of the home
  • The New Jersey honor student who sued to get her parents to support her after she moved out of their home has reunited with them.
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lawsuit, national/world
  • Workers affix a green tarp over upper deck seats at McAfee Coliseum Wednesday, March 15, 2006, in Oakland, Calif. (AP Photo/Ben Margot)
  • Oakland Athletics co-owner Lew Wolff says he's weighing the possibility of a temporary baseball stadium for the team.
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oakland athletics, san jose, lawsuit, MLB, laws, mlb
  • Walter Ng and his son Kelly Ng were sentenced on for relatively minor offenses.
  • A case billed as "the largest investment fraud" in California history ended in Oakland Wednesday, the result of a plea deal.
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SEC, FBI, oakland, lawsuit, fraud, crime, i-team, dan noyes
  • Walter Ng and his son Kelly Ng were sentenced on for relatively minor offenses.
  • A case billed as "the largest investment fraud" in California history ended in Oakland Wednesday, the result of a plea deal.
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SEC, FBI, oakland, lawsuit, fraud, crime, i-team video
  • 18-year-old Rachel Canning
  • A New Jersey family is headed to court in a shocking case of daughter versus parents.
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lawsuit, parenting, national/world
  • The woman says her ex-boyfriend uploaded private moments to YouTube and other sites after a bad breakup
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sex crimes, lawsuit, national/world
  • Bryan Stow
  • One of the men who beat Giants fan Bryan Stow into a coma was released from jail Friday morning and shortly rearrested.
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bryan stow, crime, violence, san francisco giants, los angeles, southern california, lawsuit, los angeles dodgers, california news
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San Francisco Giants starting pitcher Tim Lincecum throws to the Los Angeles Dodgers during the fifth inning of a baseball game in San Francisco, Friday, Sept. 9, 2011. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)
  • San Francisco Giants pitcher Tim Lincecum has a win before the season has even started.
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lawsuit, san francisco giants, mlb
  • Vi at Palo Alto
  • A lawsuit charges that Vi at Palo Alto transferred $190 million in refundable entrance fees to its parent company.
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palo alto, seniors, lawsuit, news
  • Vi at Palo Alto
  • A lawsuit charges that Vi at Palo Alto transferred $190 million in refundable entrance fees to its parent company.
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palo alto, lawsuit, seniors, peninsula news, vic lee
  • Workers affix a green tarp over upper deck seats at McAfee Coliseum Wednesday, March 15, 2006, in Oakland, Calif. (AP Photo/Ben Margot)
  • The city of San Jose won its request to a federal appeals court for a fast-track handling of its lawsuit against Major League Baseball.
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oakland athletics, san jose, lawsuit, MLB, laws, mlb
  • Bryan Stow
  • Emotions ran high in a Los Angeles courtroom Thursday as two men were sentenced in the brutal beating of Giants fan Bryan Stow.
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bryan stow, crime, violence, san francisco giants, los angeles, southern california, lawsuit, los angeles dodgers, california news, laura anthony
  • Two men sentenced in Bryan Stow beating
  • Emotions ran high in a Los Angeles courtroom Thursday as two men were sentenced in the brutal beating of Giants fan Bryan Stow.
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bryan stow, crime, violence, san francisco giants, los angeles, southern california, lawsuit, los angeles dodgers, news
  • Overstock.com
  • An Alameda County Superior Court made its final ruling against Overstock, fining the company nearly $7M for false advertising.
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lawsuit, retail, alameda county, marin county, napa county, santa clara county, business
  • Candy DeWitt
  • The mother of a man charged with killing Berkeley resident Peter Cukor says Laura's Law could have prevented the murder.
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berkeley, lawsuit, crime, murder, disability, mental health, health care, east bay news, carolyn tyler
  • Marvin Norwood and Louie Sanchez sentenced in beating of Bryan Stow.
  • Two men were sentenced in the beating of San Francisco Giants fan Bryan Stow.
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bryan stow, crime, violence, san francisco giants, los angeles, southern california, lawsuit, los angeles dodgers, news
  • The SF Giants are holding fundraisers at games to support Bryan Stow, the fan who was beaten after a game in LA in 2011.
  • Two men accused of brutally beating San Francisco Giants fan Bryan Stow are expected to accept a plea deal Thursday morning.
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bryan stow, crime, violence, san francisco giants, los angeles, southern california, lawsuit, los angeles dodgers, california news
  • Candy DeWitt
  • The mother of a man charged with killing Berkeley resident Peter Cukor says Laura's Law could have prevented the murder.
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berkeley, murder, mental health, disability, crime, lawsuit, laws, news
  • A former Contra Costa sheriffs deputy convicted of taking part in a DUI scheme was sentenced to 15 months in prison on Wednesday.
  • A former Contra Costa sheriff's deputy convicted of taking part in a DUI scheme was sentenced to 15 months in prison on Wednesday.
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cnet scandal, pleasant hill, contra costa county, lawsuit, drugs, crime, DUI, east bay news
  • AT&T Park is seen during a baseball game in San Francisco.
  • The San Francisco Giants are defendants in a lawsuit filed by former minor league players.
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san francisco giants, MLB, lawsuit, mlb
  • An Antioch school teacher charged with abusing special education students pleaded guilty to one felony charge of child abuse.
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children, lawsuit, autism, teachers, antioch, education
  • A former state parks ranger is suing a CHP officer, who she says used excessive force when he arrested her on false charges.
  • A former state parks ranger is suing a CHP officer, who she says used excessive force when he arrested her on false charges.
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CHP, lawsuit, north bay news, vic lee
  • A former state parks ranger is suing a CHP officer, who she says used excessive force when he arrested her on false charges.
  • A former state parks ranger is suing a CHP officer, who she says used excessive force when he arrested her on false charges.
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CHP, lawsuit, news
  • Joseph Martin
  • Joseph Martin is accused of 125 felony molestation charges involving 13 former students at Woodside Elementary School in Concord.
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concord, crime, sex crimes, children, lawsuit, east bay news
  • Homemade sign reads Open Martins Beach
  • A local lawmaker from the Peninsula will introduce new legislation to re-open public access to a popular beach.
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san mateo county, half moon bay, lawsuit, protest, silicon valley, real estate, sun microsystems, peninsula news
  • A home on fire after a PG&E gas pipeline exploded in a San Bruno neighborhood in September 2009.
  • San Bruno is suing state regulators over documents and e-mails related to the deadly 2010 gas line explosion.
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san bruno, san bruno fire, california public utilities commission, PG&E, lawsuit, peninsula news, vic lee
  • A home on fire after a PG&E gas pipeline exploded in a San Bruno neighborhood in September 2009.
  • San Bruno is suing state regulators over documents and e-mails related to the deadly 2010 gas line explosion.
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san bruno, san bruno fire, california public utilities commission, PG&E, lawsuit, news
  • Lacy T. and Sarah G.
  • A second member of the Oakland Raiders cheerleading squad is suing the football team for violating labor laws.
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oakland raiders, lawsuit, minimum wage, nfl, lyanne melendez
  • Lacy T. and Sarah G.
  • A second member of the Oakland Raiders cheerleading squad is suing the football team for violating labor laws.
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oakland raiders, lawsuit, minimum wage, sports
  • San Francisco City Attorney Dennis Herrera filed suit Monday against the social networking site MeetMe.
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lawsuit, dennis herrera, san francisco news
  • A woman is telling a story of cruelty, harassment and abuse -- all, she says, at the hands of people who consider themselves men of god.
  • A church in SF is accused of firing a woman after her supervisor forced her to have sex and spanked her with a wooden paddle.
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religion, lawsuit, crime, sex crimes, san francisco news, vic lee
  • St. Francis of Assisis Bill McLaughlin and Monsignor James Tarantino
  • A church in SF is accused of firing a woman after her supervisor forced her to have sex and spanked her with a wooden paddle.
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religion, lawsuit, crime, sex crimes, news
  • San Francisco-based Square to launch IPO next year.
  • An electrical engineering professor is suing Square Inc. in the latest legal dispute over the company's mobile plug-in technology.
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lawsuit, business
  • The Willits News photographer Steve Eberhard
  • A photographer arrested at the site of a controversial freeway construction project has filed a civil claim against Caltrans and the CHP.
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caltrans, mendocino county, traffic, lawsuit, highway 101, assignment 7
  • Dina Holder
  • The Brentwood school district will pay an $8 million settlement to families whose children were physically abused by a teacher.
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contra costa county, brentwood, children, child abuse, lawsuit, east bay news, lyanne melendez