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31 Jan, 2017, 17:30 ET Herrera sues President Trump for unconstitutional executive order targeting sanctuary cities

City Attorney Dennis Herrera today filed a federal lawsuit against President Donald Trump and his administration for his executive order directing...


19 Nov, 2015, 08:00 ET San Francisco sues American Express for billions in penalties, restitution for merchants

 San Francisco City Attorney Dennis Herrera is suing American Express Company (NYSE: AXP) in a statewide consumer protection action over...


05 Aug, 2013, 13:49 ET California borrowers net $7.7 million from S.F.'s City Attorney's payday lender lawsuit

San Francisco City Attorney Dennis Herrera today announced that more than 2,000 claimants for restitution from storefront payday lender Check 'n Go...


26 Jun, 2013, 11:11 ET San Francisco vows action to enforce Prop 8's invalidation after high court rules on standing

Hailing today's U.S. Supreme Court majority opinion that proponents of California's Proposition 8 lacked standing to appeal a lower court ruling...


10 Jun, 2013, 14:01 ET San Francisco sues over high-capacity ammo gun 'repair kits' intended to skirt California law

 San Francisco City Attorney Dennis Herrera today filed suit against three gun accessories companies and a gun show promoter for selling...


03 May, 2013, 17:11 ET FDA's investigation into safety of caffeine for children, adolescents praised by S.F. City Attorney

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration earlier today announced that it has launched a formal investigation into the safety of added caffeine in...


30 Apr, 2013, 19:38 ET S.F. City Attorney blasts Monster Energy's lawsuit over unlawful marketing to youth, product safety

 San Francisco City Attorney Dennis Herrera today responded to an apparently pre-emptive lawsuit filed by Monster Beverage Corporation...


21 Feb, 2013, 12:28 ET 'Less Miserable' parody video showcases S.F. City Attorney's Check 'n Go refund drive

A viral video parody of the trailer for the Oscar®-nominated film "Les Miserables" premiered at a film industry screening theater here today,...