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‘Sanctuary City’ San Francisco Pays Illegal Alien $190k for Reporting Him to ICE

‘Sanctuary City’ San Francisco Pays Illegal Alien $190k for Reporting Him to ICE

By ASSEMBLYMAN TIM DONNELLY San Francisco has agreed to a $190,000 payout in a lawsuit brought by an illegal alien alleging they violated their own “sanctuary city” policies and reported him to federal immigration authorities. Pedro Figueroa-Zarceno, a 33-year old El Salvadoran in the U.S. illegally, agreed to settle his lawsuit, which he filed after someone […]

California Magazine Ban Saga: State Bans Repair Kits, NRA Sues Again

California Magazine Ban Saga: State Bans Repair Kits, NRA Sues Again

By BillJ   Back in February, San Francisco sued a number of online retailers who were advertising standard-capacity magazines, and now they’ve won. The retailers are henceforth barred from advertising the mag repair kits in CA, so if you want to repair your grandfathered magazines you’ll have to go out of state, I guess. The […]

4th Annual Panel Discussion-Sanctuary Cities-Sunday June 11 in San Francisco

4th Annual Panel Discussion-Sanctuary Cities-Sunday June 11 in San Francisco

Sanctuary Cities A Panel Discussion Regarding This Critical Issue  Read more  here  Register NOW !!!! Download the Flyer and Pass the Word Sunday, June 11, 2017  SYMPOSIUM on  Sanctuary Cities 1:30pm-3:30pm   4th Annual Panel Discussion Sanctuary Cities is a highly-charged, emotional, and complicated issue touching on many aspects of what government should be and shouldn’t […]

Memories of San Francisco

Memories of San Francisco

. By Richard Eber, California Political News and Views   As a fourth generation San Franciscan, it hurts me to see how the city of my birth is now a progressive neo-fascist enclave.  This transformation has occurred under the umbrella of being a Sanctuary City where individual freedom is being protected by aggressive governmental policies. […]

San Francisco grid failure offers preview of EMP threat

San Francisco grid failure offers preview of EMP threat

For seven hours last Friday, San Francisco was in chaos. A fire in a utility company substation caused a power outage that knocked out traffic lights, cable cars, elevators and computer systems. At least 88,000 Pacific Gas and Electric Co. customers were left without power for most of the workday. Employees in the city’s financial […]

San Francisco fails in assault on Pacific Legal Foundation’s big court win for local landlords

San Francisco fails in assault on Pacific Legal Foundation’s big court win for local landlords

The 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals today rejected San Francisco’s attempt to scuttle a major Pacific Legal Foundation court victory for the city’s landlords. At issue was PLF’s federal district court victory in 2014 over the city’s since-repealed Tenant Relocation Ordinance, a confiscatory law that barred landlords from removing their units from the rental […]

Airbnb, Inc. v. City of San Francisco

Airbnb, Inc. v. City of San Francisco

By Jennifer Felten  Airbnb, Inc. runs an online platform where people can list properties for short term rentals.  Airbnb, Inc. filed lawsuit in the U.S. District court for the Northern District of California on last month seeking to enjoin the recently enacted amendments to the city’s so called “Airbnb law” claiming the law is a […]

Warriors face fight over move to San Francisco

Warriors face fight over move to San Francisco

By Chris Reed . The record-setting Golden State Warriors, the defending NBA champions, have become one of the most beloved sports teams in recent California history. San Francisco politicians have embraced the team’s planned move from Oakland to San Francisco’s Mission Bay area, especially because the team’s wealthy owners are willing to pay for 97 percent […]

Kathryn Steinle family files claims against San Francisco over her death by illegal immigrant

Kathryn Steinle family files claims against San Francisco over her death by illegal immigrant

The parents of a woman who was fatally shot on a San Francisco pier this summer by an illegal immigrant filed legal claims Tuesday against city and federal officials saying that their negligence contributed to her death. The family of Kathryn Steinle claims that action taken by San Francisco Sheriff Ross Mirkarimi, order who ordered […]

City extorting couple for $117,000 to relocate their only tenant

City extorting couple for $117,000 to relocate their only tenant

PLF challenges landlord extortion: The City by the Bay has been Daniel and Maria Levin’s home for decades.  They’ve worked hard in their small business for 20 years and saved to enjoy a life of retirement.  But a new San Francisco ordinance requires the Levins and other rental property owners to fork over vast sums […]