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San Francisco 911 Dispatchers Protest Low Staffing Levels

April 3, 2014 | 9:26 am

San Francisco 911 Dispatchers Protest Low Staffing Levels

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Demonstrators say too many calls are put on hold, increasing stress and endangering public safety.

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Yee Co-Defendant Jackson Draws Legal Legend As His Attorney

April 1, 2014 | 8:30 am

Yee Co-Defendant Jackson Draws Legal Legend As His Attorney

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Defense lawyer James Brosnahan has more than 50 years experience in criminal and civil cases.

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Fatal Police Shooting Raises Questions, SF Neighborhood Seeks Answers

March 31, 2014 | 10:01 am

Fatal Police Shooting Raises Questions, SF Neighborhood Seeks Answers

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Police shot Alejandro Nieto after he reportedly pointed a Taser stun gun at them in Bernal Heights Park.

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State Senate Votes to Suspend Yee, Calderon and Wright

March 28, 2014 | 11:25 am

State Senate Votes to Suspend Yee, Calderon and Wright

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Senate votes 28-1 for measure to sideline three Democratic members entangled in legal trouble.

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Money Talks: The FBI’s Bribe Strategy in Yee, Calderon Cases

March 28, 2014 | 8:47 am

Money Talks: The FBI’s Bribe Strategy in Yee, Calderon Cases

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The FBI spent nearly $160,000 bribing California Senators Leland Yee and Ron Calderon.

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Corruption Charges Against Yee Stem From Undercover Operations

March 27, 2014 | 6:17 pm

Corruption Charges Against Yee Stem From Undercover Operations

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A Stanford University legal expert predicts the evidence against State Senator Leland Yee is likely to impress a court.

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Abuse Findings Continue at California Centers for the Disabled, Despite Scrutiny

March 27, 2014 | 4:09 pm

Abuse Findings Continue at California Centers for the Disabled, Despite Scrutiny

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Sexual violence and suspicious deaths are among the violations alleged in new reports on the state of care in California’s facilities for the developmentally disabled.

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In Wake of Arrest, Sen. Leland Yee Quits Secretary of State’s Race

March 27, 2014 | 12:10 pm

In Wake of Arrest, Sen. Leland Yee Quits Secretary of State’s Race

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Facing charges of arms trafficking and influence peddling, veteran legislator ends statewide campaign.

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FBI: Yee Offered to Facilitate Arms Trafficking for Campaign Cash

March 26, 2014 | 5:49 pm

FBI: Yee Offered to Facilitate Arms Trafficking for Campaign Cash

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Federal complaint names 26 defendants, alleges money laundering, murder for hire and much more.

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SFPD Faces Angry Questions Over Fatal Police Shooting in Bernal Heights Park

March 26, 2014 | 2:48 pm

SFPD Faces Angry Questions Over Fatal Police Shooting in Bernal Heights Park

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The man killed, 28-year-old Alejando Nieto, had a Taser for his job as a nightclub security guard.

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