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The Mercury News
Council approves new marijuana laws to help minority-owned pot businessesmarijuana permits for a distinct subset of the city's population: people who ha
Council approves new marijuana laws to help minority-owned pot businesses
The Mercury News / Posted 5 days ago
marijuana permits for a distinct subset of the city's population: people who have lived for at least two years within six police beats in East Oakland with high marijuana arrests, or people arrested for marijuana crimes. The applicants must have... Read more
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East Bay Express
Oakland Green Lights Drug War Reparations, Passes Marijuana Equity Programlegal cannabis trade. Instead, Oakland will reward them. The recently incarcer
Oakland Green Lights Drug War Reparations, Passes Marijuana Equity Program
East Bay Express / Posted 6 days ago
legal cannabis trade. Instead, Oakland will reward them. The recently incarcerated, as well as residents of a half-dozen police beats in East Oakland, will be uniquely eligible for medical cannabis industry permits under the new Program. The plan... Read more
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The Mercury News
Council approves new marijuana laws to help minority-owned pot businessesfor a marijuana-related arrest. Brooks' amendment would apply to people who ha
Council approves new marijuana laws to help minority-owned pot businesses
The Mercury News / Posted 6 days ago
for a marijuana-related arrest. Brooks' amendment would apply to people who have lived for at least two years within six police beats in East Oakland with high marijuana arrests or were imprisoned for marijuana crimes, as requested by... Read more
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The Huffington Post
Medical Marijuana Company Fights Back After Police Raid Cripples Its BusinessAccording to Med-West CEO James Slatic, San Diego's police department seized mu
Medical Marijuana Company Fights Back After Police Raid Cripples Its Business
The Huffington Post / Posted 7 days ago
According to Med-West CEO James Slatic, San Diego's police department seized much of the company's assets during the raid, including its products, hard drives and over $300,000 in cash. Slatic's bank accounts, as well of those of his wife and... Read more
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NBC Bay Area
Nextdoor Addresses Racial Profiling ConcernsTolia said. Some believe that mission got lost when they felt racial profiling
Nextdoor Addresses Racial Profiling Concerns
NBC Bay Area / Posted 13 days ago
Tolia said. Some believe that mission got lost when they felt racial profiling became an issue on the Nextdoor website in Oakland's Diamond District. "We'd see posts that say 'black man walking by too slowly.' There was a number of us that would... Read more
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The Mercury News
Bernie Sanders rallies supporters at Rockridge campaign officeOAKLAND -- Residents of Oakland's Rockridge neighborhood found presidential can
Bernie Sanders rallies supporters at Rockridge campaign office
The Mercury News / Posted 13 days ago
OAKLAND -- Residents of Oakland's Rockridge neighborhood found presidential candidate Bernie Sanders on their doorstep Tuesday afternoon during the Democrat's campaign swing through California. Sanders stopped by his campaign storefront on College... Read more
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East Bay Express
Not Even Halfway to Housing Goal; Crude Oil; and Data Disaster Preparednessregional assessment to determine how much housing the Bay Area needs to build i
Not Even Halfway to Housing Goal; Crude Oil; and Data Disaster Preparedness
East Bay Express / Posted 15 days ago
regional assessment to determine how much housing the Bay Area needs to build in order to keep up with growth. Crude Oil: Oakland's coal controversy has raised another specter; whether developer Phil Tagami could build a liquid fossil fuel export... Read more
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The Mercury News
Lake Merritt statue puts focus on children who died in violence in Alameda CountyOAKLAND -- Lake Merritt is Oakland's Central Park -- a refuge from the hustle a
Lake Merritt statue puts focus on children who died in violence in Alameda County
The Mercury News / Posted 17 days ago
OAKLAND -- Lake Merritt is Oakland's Central Park -- a refuge from the hustle and bustle of city life. People come from all over to walk or jog the picturesque 3.1-mile path and commune with nature. Now, there's a new addition that provides a... Read more
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The Berkeley Daily Planet
CIA Analyst-turned-activist Ray McGovern Visits Berkeley. Category: Events from The Berkeley Daily Planetbrought the crowd up to date on the work of the Oakland Privacy Working Group.
CIA Analyst-turned-activist Ray McGovern Visits Berkeley. Category: Events from The Berkeley Daily Planet
The Berkeley Daily Planet / Posted 17 days ago
brought the crowd up to date on the work of the Oakland Privacy Working Group. OPWG played a key role in defeating Oakland's plan to create a Domain Awareness Center. Also known as the "Fusion Center," the DAC would have installed... Read more
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The Mercury News
Bay Area May Day: Hundreds march to support workers, condemn police killingsSAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- In Oakland's May Day rally, workers with the Internationa
Bay Area May Day: Hundreds march to support workers, condemn police killings
The Mercury News / Posted 22 days ago
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- In Oakland's May Day rally, workers with the International Longshore & Warehouse Union marched from the Fruitvale BART station to San Antonio Park, where a fair on community resources was being held. Oakland police issued... Read more
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NBC Los Angeles
BART Buys Controversial License Plate ReadersWithout much fanfare or public fanfare, BART police bought and installed two au
BART Buys Controversial License Plate Readers
NBC Los Angeles / Posted 25 days ago
Without much fanfare or public fanfare, BART police bought and installed two automatic license plate readers at Oakland's MacArthur station, hoping to eventually put the controversial technology at every station. He told the East Bay Times that the... Read more
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NBC Bay Area
BART Buys Controversial License Plate ReadersWithout much fanfare or public fanfare, BART police bought and installed two au
BART Buys Controversial License Plate Readers
NBC Bay Area / Posted 26 days ago
Without much fanfare or public fanfare, BART police bought and installed two automatic license plate readers at Oakland's MacArthur station, hoping to eventually put the controversial technology at every station. He told the East Bay Times that the... Read more
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Al.com
Mr. Bigg Time: The life and legacy of Alabama's first rap kingpinmore. But Bigg didn't make it back home that night. Instead, he wrapped his ca
Mr. Bigg Time: The life and legacy of Alabama's first rap kingpin
Al.com / Posted 26 days ago
more. But Bigg didn't make it back home that night. Instead, he wrapped his car around a pole on Houston Street. When police made the scene, Pears was charged with offenses related to driving on a suspended license, reckless endangerment,... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Oakland PBA reiterates objections to switch in dispatch serviceOakland - An unoccupied police headquarters and a lack of familiarity with the
Oakland PBA reiterates objections to switch in dispatch service
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 27 days ago
Oakland - An unoccupied police headquarters and a lack of familiarity with the borough are at the heart of objections by the local PBA to any switch of its dispatch services to a county center in Mahwah. In a letter PBA Local 164 published April 25... Read more
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The Mercury News
Body cameras: High-profile police beating has Bay Area agencies rethinking rules for usagea cowering Stanislov Petrov. The episode highlighted how the accelerating adopt
Body cameras: High-profile police beating has Bay Area agencies rethinking rules for usage
The Mercury News / Posted 29 days ago
a cowering Stanislov Petrov. The episode highlighted how the accelerating adoption of body-worn cameras by Bay Area police still leaves a central question only partially answered: How -- and how often -- should they be used? This news... Read more
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NBC Bay Area
Report of Man with Gun on East Bay BART Train Prompts DelaysBART police said a 20-minute delay this evening at Oakland's MacArthur station
Report of Man with Gun on East Bay BART Train Prompts Delays
NBC Bay Area / Posted 30 days ago
BART police said a 20-minute delay this evening at Oakland's MacArthur station occurred because a citizen reported seeing a man with a gun on a Fremont-bound train. Police received the first report of the incident at 4:56 p.m. but did not locate the... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Update: Report Of Man With Gun On Train Prompts DelaysReport Of Man With Gun On Train Prompts Delays BART police said a 20-minute de
Update: Report Of Man With Gun On Train Prompts Delays
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 30 days ago
Report Of Man With Gun On Train Prompts Delays BART police said a 20-minute delay this evening at Oakland's MacArthur station occurred because a citizen reported seeing a man... Read more
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The Mercury News
High-profile police beating prompts change of Bay Area police agency body camerasa cowering Stanislov Petrov. The episode highlighted how the accelerating adopt
High-profile police beating prompts change of Bay Area police agency body cameras
The Mercury News / Posted 30 days ago
a cowering Stanislov Petrov. The episode highlighted how the accelerating adoption of body-worn cameras by Bay Area police still leaves a central question only partially answered: How -- and how often -- should they be used? This news... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Black Panther Members Announce 50Th Anniversary Commemorationtheme of the commemoration is "Where Do We Go From Here?" The Black Panther Pa
Black Panther Members Announce 50Th Anniversary Commemoration
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted a month ago
theme of the commemoration is "Where Do We Go From Here?" The Black Panther Party has been known for its stand against police violence and its survival programs such as free breakfast for school children and free health clinics. The party's... Read more
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Bennington Banner
Prince dies at 57: 'The world lost a creative icon'according to TMZ. The website Consequence of Sound reported he was seen riding
Prince dies at 57: 'The world lost a creative icon'
Bennington Banner / Posted 1 months ago
according to TMZ. The website Consequence of Sound reported he was seen riding a red bicycle around town that afternoon. Police were dispatched Thursday morning to Paisley Park, where they reportedly found Prince unresponsive in an elevator.... Read more
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The Mercury News
Prince dies at 57: 'The world lost a creative icon'according to TMZ. The website Consequence of Sound reported he was seen riding
Prince dies at 57: 'The world lost a creative icon'
The Mercury News / Posted 1 months ago
according to TMZ. The website Consequence of Sound reported he was seen riding a red bicycle around town that afternoon. Police were dispatched Thursday morning to Paisley Park, where they reportedly found Prince unresponsive in an elevator.... Read more
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Brush News-Tribune
Prince dies at 57: 'The world lost a creative icon'according to TMZ. The website Consequence of Sound reported he was seen riding
Prince dies at 57: 'The world lost a creative icon'
Brush News-Tribune / Posted 1 months ago
according to TMZ. The website Consequence of Sound reported he was seen riding a red bicycle around town that afternoon. Police were dispatched Thursday morning to Paisley Park, where they reportedly found Prince unresponsive in an elevator.... Read more
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Canon City Daily Record
Prince dies at 57: 'The world lost a creative icon'according to TMZ. The website Consequence of Sound reported he was seen riding
Prince dies at 57: 'The world lost a creative icon'
Canon City Daily Record / Posted 1 months ago
according to TMZ. The website Consequence of Sound reported he was seen riding a red bicycle around town that afternoon. Police were dispatched Thursday morning to Paisley Park, where they reportedly found Prince unresponsive in an elevator.... Read more
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Lowell Sun
Prince: 'The world lost a creative icon'according to TMZ. The website Consequence of Sound reported he was seen riding
Prince: 'The world lost a creative icon'
Lowell Sun / Posted 1 months ago
according to TMZ. The website Consequence of Sound reported he was seen riding a red bicycle around town that afternoon. Police were dispatched to Thursday morning to Paisley Park where they reportedly found Prince unresponsive in an elevator.... Read more
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Silicon Valley
Prince: 'The world lost a creative icon'according to TMZ. The website Consequence of Sound reported he was seen riding
Prince: 'The world lost a creative icon'
Silicon Valley / Posted 1 months ago
according to TMZ. The website Consequence of Sound reported he was seen riding a red bicycle around town that afternoon. Police were dispatched to Thursday morning to Paisley Park where they reportedly found Prince unresponsive in an elevator.... Read more
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Loveland Reporter-Herald
Prince dead at 57: Music icon found unresponsive in studio elevatoraward for favorite album - soul/R&B at the American Music Awards in Los Angeles
Prince dead at 57: Music icon found unresponsive in studio elevator
Loveland Reporter-Herald / Posted 1 months ago
award for favorite album - soul/R&B at the American Music Awards in Los Angeles. (Photo by Matt Sayles/Invision/AP, File) Police were called to Prince's Paisley Park compound, just outside Minneapolis, at 9:43 a.m. The Carver County Sheriff's... Read more
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Lowell Sun
Prince dead: Superstar dies at 57, publicist confirmsage of 57," the rep said in a statement to NBC News. "There are no further deta
Prince dead: Superstar dies at 57, publicist confirms
Lowell Sun / Posted 1 months ago
age of 57," the rep said in a statement to NBC News. "There are no further details as to the cause of death at this time." Police were called to Paisley Park at 9:43 a.m. Thursday concerning a medical emergency. Prince performs at SXSW on March... Read more
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