Rule barring prostitutes who were raped or beaten from accessing money for treatment is repealed.
Social networking company had come under fire for lack of women on its board and in executive ranks.
An occasion to remember victims of violence and to foster wider understanding of transgender issues.
Distributing explicit photos or videos to humiliate exes could soon result in fines and jail time.
Women working in the fields and food-processing plants face sexual violence and harassment.
Steve Young, ex-49er quarterback, co-founder of Palo Alto private equity firm HGGC and all-around good guy, is speaking out on gay rights. He and his wife, Barbara, are the keynote speakers at next month’s convention of gay Mormons in Salt Lake City. Reporter Hank Plante, who covered LGBT issues (among other topics) for KPIX-TV in […]
By Corey Johnson, The Center for Investigative Reporting Top state lawmakers pledged Tuesday to pursue legislation to prevent sterilization abuses in prisons. State Sen. Loni Hancock, chairwoman of the Public Safety Committee, made the announcement during a packed hearing at the state Capitol. It was called in response to an investigation by the Center for […]