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Isbell moved to alternate seat on SF rent board

Isbell moved to alternate seat on SF rent board

Mayor London Breed on Friday reversed course and moved Reece Aaron Isbell, who she swore in to a tenant seat on the San Francisco Rent Board last month, to an alternate seat on the panel.

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By Lisa Keen | April 22, 2019

In what one legal expert called an "aggressive move," the U.S. Supreme Court announced Monday that it will take up the issue of whether existing federal law prohibits discrimination based on sexual orientation and gender identity in the workplace.

By Cynthia Laird | April 18, 2019

Preliminary information on how San Francisco departments are collecting data on sexual orientation and gender identity were discussed at a Board of Supervisors committee hearing Thursday.

By Alex Madison | April 17, 2019

The San Francisco Police Department says its officers will be the first in the nation to wear special patches during Pride Month in June.

By Cynthia Laird | April 17, 2019

Felicia Elizondo, a transgender woman and longtime AIDS survivor, resigned April 16 from the San Francisco Department of Aging and Adult Services Commission after just a few weeks in the post.

By Alex Madison | April 16, 2019

North Bay school seeks funds for its welcoming program; LA band releases coming out video.

By Matthew S. Bajko | April 15, 2019

A committee of the San Francisco Board of Supervisors has recommended that a gay member of the city's rent board be unseated.

By Lisa Keen | April 15, 2019

Pete Buttigieg, a gay man who's mayor of South Bend, Indiana, kicked off his campaign for the Democratic presidential nomination Sunday.

By Matthew S. Bajko | April 15, 2019

Report finds few smaller cities in California are an ideal location for LGBT seniors, with just Santa Ana making the list of top 20 locales across the U.S. that do.

By Cynthia Laird | April 14, 2019

Pete Buttigieg, the gay mayor of South Bend, Indiana, made history Sunday when he formally announced his bid for president.

By Alex Madison | April 10, 2019

A North Bay man was sentenced to nine months in county jail and three years probation Wednesday for a hate crime conviction tied to an incident in which he threatened to "bomb the gay people in Guerneville" at a local Safeway store last year.

By Alex Madison | April 9, 2019

A Montana county denies trans-related health care to a county attorney; Texas Senate OKs harsh anti-LGBT bill; trans prisoner in Idaho seeks surgery after being denied by corrections officials.

By Matthew S. Bajko | April 8, 2019

A bill to make it easier for people to access PrEP via their local pharmacy survived its first committee vote April 8 after California lawmakers amended it to restrict the supply of the HIV prevention medication to one month.

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