Campaign Advertising

The Ninth Circuit dismissed a ballot measure committee’s appeal of a lower court’s partial denial of its request for an injunction to block San Francisco’s new campaign advertising disclosure law. The committee, Yes on Prop B, did not show that it plans to engage in any political advertising during this election season, so the controversy is moot.

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San Francisco Passes Law to Secure Rooms for Homeless After Shelter Outbreak

Blasting what many believe to have been a slow response from the San Francisco mayor’s office in protecting the city’s homeless from the coronavirus pandemic, the San Francisco board of supervisors passed an emergency ordinance to procure 8,250 hotel rooms for those with nowhere else to go.

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