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Natalie Hanson

Natalie Hanson

Natalie Hanson reports on legal and general news in Oakland and the East Bay Area for Courthouse News Service. She previously wrote about Marin County news in Marin Independent Journal and covered city government, housing and homelessness and other Butte County news for Chico Enterprise-Record. Natalie studied journalism and international relations at California State University Chico and her reporting has also been published in ChicoSol News, San Jose Spotlight, Ethnic Media Services, The Mercury News and The Washington Post.

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Latest Articles by Natalie Hanson

Oakland mayor says she is cooperating with FBI investigation

Mayor Sheng Thao said she will work with federal agents conducting court-authorized investigations in the city, after her home was one of several raided on June 20.

Feds win temporary block of California policy restricting facial hair for corrections officers

For now at least, California must stop enforcing a rule limiting beards and other facial hair for officers whose religious beliefs require them.

Free speech, press freedom orgs urge DA not to prosecute Stanford student journalist

Dilan Gohill, who works at the student-run Stanford Daily newspaper, is facing criminal charges after he was arrested during a pro-Palestine protest on campus earlier this month.