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Women Sue Alameda County Sheriff’s Office for Forced Pregnancy Tests During Arrests

Women Sue Alameda County Sheriff’s Office for Forced Pregnancy Tests During Arrests A lawsuit has been filed against the Alameda County Sheriff that claims the department violated the rights of a woman and broke the law when ordering 72-year-old Susan Harman to take a pregnancy test, according to KTVU. The incident occurred…>read more

No Comment June 3, 2014

Federal Court Says World’s Biggest Pot Shop Can Run While Appeal Is Pending

Federal Court Says World’s Biggest Pot Shop Can Run While Appeal Is Pending The same judge, Magistrate Maria-Elena James, who had ruled in February that the city of Oakland had no right to challenge the federal civil-forfeiture action against the Harborside Health Center, ruled on Wednesday that Oakland’s legal standing was “a matter…>read more

No Comment July 4, 2013

The People of Oakland Go on Strike, Except for the Lawyers

The People of Oakland Go on Strike, Except for the Lawyers Yesterday, Oakland hit its excitement level as several thousand people crowded into the city in a ”general strike” and marched all across the town to ”take over” the Port of Oakland. No one is really sure what those quotes mean,…>read more

No Comment November 4, 2011

Marijuana Legalization Fails, but Cities Still Taxing in California

Marijuana Legalization Fails, but Cities Still Taxing in California Although California’s controversial measure to legalize and tax medicinal marijuana failed, several cities have joined with Oakland in imposing city-based taxes. Dale Sky Jones, a spokesman for the campaign to pass the initiative, said “We largely won the debate because…>read more

No Comment November 3, 2010

Civil Rights Lawyer John Burris To Take On BART Shooting Case

Civil Rights Lawyer John Burris To Take On BART Shooting Case Civil rights lawyer John Burris has earned millions of dollars over the past 30 years by handling hundreds of police brutality suits. He was recently hired by the family of Oscar Grant, a 22 year-old black man who was shot…>read more

No Comment January 28, 2009

Job of the Day
Legal Secretary
USA-CA-Thousand Oaks

Legal Secretary needed for growing and busy Workers' Compensation Defense Law firm in Thousand Oaks, CA. The successful candidate will have at least 2 years of Workers' Compensation experience an...