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Transgender Inmates To Be Integrated According To Identity In San Francisco
It's an unprecedented move, but the new policy was immediately criticized.
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BONUS. In an interview with CNN, why did Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton distance herself from San Francisco
Wife Of Sheriff Convicted Of Domestic Abuse Puts On Play To Tell Her Side
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Mirkarimi, a co-founder of California's Green Party, struck a deal with prosecutors to plead guilty to a lesser charge and
San Francisco Sheriff Wants Obamacare For Former Inmates
Furthermore, given the high rates of hepatitis, HIV/AIDS and tuberculosis in the prison population, helping inmates sign
San Francisco Jail Dance Flash Mob: Embattled Sheriff Organizes Dance To Combat Domestic Violence
The San Francisco Sheriffs Department held a series of dance flash mobs at the city's jails on Thursday as part of an international
Ross Mirkarimi Mixes The Personal And The Political During Talk At The Commonwealth Club
At the Commonwealth Club, the sheriff was apologetic and spoke about the need to heal wounds caused by the scandal, both
San Francisco Prisoners Voting: Registration Among Inmates Reaches Record High
Over 400 San Francisco prisoners have been registered to vote in Tuesday's election. "I am proud to say that SF leads the
San Francisco District Five Election Guide: Know Your Candidates
With all this turmoil, only one thing is for sure: this is still D5, so all the candidates really love bike lanes. A lot
Tuesday Theories and Progressive Plots
With the presidential elections just around the corner, conspiracies abound, debate strategies, facial expressions and everything means more than it actually does.
The Day Is Finally Here
Today, one way or another, the tale of San Francisco Sheriff Ross Mirkarimi gets its last chapter. Whatever happens from this point forward, this is the only story people will remember, the bruise heard around the world.
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Commission: Unite Community Against Violence and Remove Mirkarimi
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Founder of She the People and President of Democracy in Color
Wednesday's hearing by the San Francisco Commission on the Status of Women on Ross Mirkarimi's status as Sheriff in light of the Ethics Commission's August 16 ruling that he committed official misconduct made plain the deep divide in the San Francisco community over this issue.
Mirkarimi Ethics Commission Ruling: Committee Fails To Reach Conclusion On Suspended Sheriff's Fate (PHOTOS)
The Ethics Commission's decision came after a full day of closing statements from both Mirkarimi's lawyers and representatives
Friday Frame-up: The Hidden Lair Hanging Off the Back of Telegraph Hill
Now, before you go and think that I am prone to conspiracy theories and looking through drawers for secrets, understand that I have been knocking around this town for most of my (allegedly) adult life.
Vincent Calvarese, San Francisco Sheriff's Deputy, Arrested For Domestic Violence (PHOTOS, VIDEO)
According to SF Weekly, the alleged victim was someone Calvarese "knew and had some sort of relationship with." Calvarese
Ross Mirkarimi And Eliana Lopez Reunite After Judge Lifts Protective Order (PHOTOS)
Take a look at images from their reunion, courtesy of Joe Vazquez for CBS News: By Suzanne Stathatos Lopez and Mirkarimi
Ross Mirkarimi Wants San Francisco To Pay His Legal Fees, City Says 'No Way'
After his conviction, Lee brought misconduct charges against Mirkarimi, which are being heard by the Ethics Committee. Once
Ross Mirkarimi Tape Released: Eliana Lopez's Tearful Confession Of Domestic Violence (VIDEO)
"The only function that video tape serves is to humiliate and embarrass Eliana Lopez," she wrote. "Is that really how the
Eliana Lopez Exclusive Interview: ABC 7 Tracks Down Ross Mirkarimi's Wife In Venezuela (VIDEO)
Although Lopez is supposed to return to San Francisco by court order on June 16, she expressed a longing to stay in Venezuela
Ross Mirkarimi Ethics Committee Hearing Has Become A 'Circus,' Says Lawyer
Many of Mirkarimi's defenders have charged that, because Herrera has subpoena power and defense doesn't, the hearing has
Ross Mirkarimi Gets Support Of Bernal Heights Democratic Club, Progressive Organization Decries Sheriff's Suspension
"When the question initially came up of us inviting him to speak, there was some intense opposition--I was actually surprised
Ross Mirkarimi Allowed To Return Home After Judge's Order
Mirkarimi's high-profile legal saga began early this year when his neighbor, Ivory Madison, contacted police following an
San Francisco Restaurant Legislation Could Cut Though Endless Red Tape
While there was some initial concern about these neighborhood-centric regulations being wiped out, Wiener's measure keeps
Can San Francisco Continue the Fight Against Domestic Violence?
San Francisco Commissioner on the Status of Women
The charges of official misconduct against Ross Mirkarimi are damning. But beyond one politician or one news cycle, there is a long-term danger facing the city's domestic violence strategy.
Ross Mirkarimi Misconduct Charges: Sheriff 'Absolutely' Ready To Fight
San Francisco's Ethics Commission will hold a hearing on the matter next month, after which the case will be examined by
Every journalist has their Holy Grail. And ever since this whole Mirkarimi saga started, I have wanted to bust it wide open, and uncover what everyone was quietly talking about.
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