The Alameda County District Attorney’s Office charged John Ashley Gordon, 46, of Union City, with murder, following the death of a man last Thursday. Union City Police responded to reports of an altercation that morning, and found a 64-year-old man unresponsive. Show More Summary
A couple of days ago we noted a lawsuit filed against Tesla in the Superior Court in Alameda County which, among other things, alleged that his Fremont manufacturing facility was a "hotbed for racist behavior" in which employees andShow More Summary
Paint companies must pay the state for the cost of removing lead paint from the interior surfaces of homes in San Francisco, Alameda, San Mateo and seven other counties, a state appeals court ruled Tuesday. The Sixth District Court of...Show More Summary
An Alameda County Superior Court judge has ruled that Oakland officials had a mandatory duty to act when they came across unsafe conditions in buildings such as the Ghost Ship warehouse, which burned a year ago, allowing a lawsuit against...Show More Summary
Topic: Libraries An email to library members says officials were contacted last month by someone claiming to have information from the library system’s entire database of users. That contact included the names and addresses of about three dozen library patrons. From Alameda County Library Patron Records Possibly Hacked « CBS San Francisco
The Tesla auto plant in Alameda County has been hit with a lawsuit filed by three former black employees saying there were subjected to racial harassment while working there. According to KNTV, the lawsuit was filed on Monday, with the ex-employees saying they were routinely called the N-word, and...
Three More Men File Discrimination Lawsuits Against Tesla Three African-American men filed a new complaint Monday in Alameda County Court claiming Tesla supervisors and workers used racial epithets and drew racist graffiti on cardboard boxes. According to Mercury News reports,
Does the Second Amendment protect an individual right to sell firearms to the public? No, the 9 th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals ruled on Tuesday in Teixeira v. County of Alameda, a landmark decision affirming the government’s constitutional authority to strictly regulate gun shops. Show More Summary
It may be the worst of times for gun sellers in America, or at least in the U.S. Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals. Valley Guns and Ammo wanted to open a store in Alameda County, California, but the county limited gun sales to areas at least five hundred feet......
Of the six officers charged by the Alameda County DA's office last year, a couple have ended in plea deals and minor punishments, and three others have been dismissed for lack of evidence. [ more › ]
The state’s judicial disciplinary agency reprimanded a longtime Alameda County Superior Court commissioner Wednesday for insulting and cursing at a court interpreter and allowing staff members to make racist and sexist comments in his courtroom. It was the third time the Commission on Judicial Performance had publicly disciplined Mark Kliszewski. Show More Summary
Three off-duty firefighters from the Alameda County Fire Department were at the Route 91 Harvest Festival concert in Las Vegas Sunday night when a sniper opened fire on the crowd of country-music fans, shooting indiscriminately fromShow More Summary
A 3-year-old boy struck and killed by a car as he crossed a Hayward street to chase after a dog was identified Saturday. The Alameda County Coroner’s Bureau identified the boy as Stockton resident Marley Dixon. The deadly event took place about 6:45 p.m. Show More Summary
Characterizing the incident as "an in custody death involving an electronic control weapon (TASER - intermediate force option)," the Oakland Police Department says that "the Alameda County Coroner's Bureau will determine the cause of death." [ more › ]
Two people died in a early Thursday morning at a San Leandro mobile home, fire officials said. The blaze broke out in a mobile home community at 285 Santa Susana, according to the Alameda County Fire Department. Firefighters responded to reports of a fire at the residence at 5:37 a.m., said Aisha Knowles, a fire department spokeswoman. Show More Summary
The Raiders “might likely” play in Oakland through the 2020 season as they wait for their $1.9 billion Las Vegas stadium to be built, a Coliseum official said Monday. Scott McKibben, executive director of the Oakland Alameda County Coliseum...Show More Summary
Felony arraignments of in-custody inmates that had been moved to a new Dublin courthouse will be headed back to Oakland after a coalition spearheaded by the Alameda County public defender fought the move, officials said Tuesday. Public...Show More Summary
About 200 people chanted, picketed, and banged drums outside the Alameda County Building in Oakland on Friday, protesting this weekend’s Urban Shield event — a three-day intensive training to prepare law enforcement for the next natural...Show More Summary
The family of Jahi McMath will finally be able to present to a jury their case that the comatose girl is alive — three years after she was declared dead by doctors at Children’s Hospital in Oakland and the Alameda County coroner’s office. Judge...Show More Summary
A California judge has ruled that a teenage girl declared brain dead more than three years ago after a tonsillectomy may still be technically alive, allowing a malpractice lawsuit against the hospital to proceed. Alameda County Judge Stephen Pulido ruled Tuesday that it's up to a jury to determine...