Class Action Lawsuit Aims to End Monetary Bail System

Class Action Lawsuit Aims to End Monetary Bail System

A class action lawsuit was filed Wednesday in federal court that claims San Francisco’s wealth-based pretrial detention system unfairly targets low-income inmates. San Francisco Sheriff…

SF Offers Numerous Languages, Methods for Voting in Election

SF Offers Numerous Languages, Methods for Voting in Election

San Francisco voters have numerous ways to cast their votes in Tuesday’s election, which will determine the fate of 11 propositions as well as the…

President Obama To Attend Political Fundraiser, Kanye West Concert At Warfield Theater October 10

President Obama To Attend Political Fundraiser, Kanye West Concert At Warfield Theater October 10

On October 10, President Barack Obama is scheduled to appear at a Democratic National Committee fundraising concert featuring a musical performance by Kanye West at…

Dueling Ballot Measures to Determine Fate of Beach Chalet Soccer Fields

Dueling Ballot Measures to Determine Fate of Beach Chalet Soccer Fields

Two competing initiatives on Tuesday’s ballot have pitted San Francisco residents against each other over the fate of athletic fields in Golden Gate Park. How…

Election Fraud Charges Filed Against Campaign Worker

Election Fraud Charges Filed Against Campaign Worker

Election fraud charges were filed today against a man who worked on the campaign of a San Francisco Board of Supervisors candidate in 2012, the…

Competing Ballot Measures Would Ask Voters To Make Decision On Beach Chalet Astro-Turf Plan

Competing Ballot Measures Would Ask Voters To Make Decision On Beach Chalet Astro-Turf Plan

San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee and eight city supervisors announced a ballot measure Monday to ask voters in November to allow improvements to city children’s…

Deadline To Register To Vote By Mail Swiftly Approaches

Deadline To Register To Vote By Mail Swiftly Approaches

The last day to request to vote by mail in next month’s primary election is Tuesday, according to San Francisco elections officials. Those interested in…

Today’s The Last Day To Register To Vote In The June Election

Today’s The Last Day To Register To Vote In The June Election

Monday is the last day to register to vote for the upcoming primary election on June 3. San Francisco residents can register to vote or…

Be A Poll Worker, Make $145 Bucks!

Be A Poll Worker, Make $145 Bucks!

The San Francisco Department of Elections is looking for poll workers for the upcoming June election. The city hires about 2,500 poll workers to hold…

504,760 Signatures In 150 Days: The Race To Bring Pot Legalization Initiative To The Ballot

504,760 Signatures In 150 Days: The Race To Bring Pot Legalization Initiative To The Ballot

A new voter initiative to legalize marijuana in California was cleared for signature gathering today by Secretary of State Debra Bowen. Supporters of the measure,…