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NLGSF Fights for Public Access to Police Body Cam Videos

On Tuesday, March 3, 2020, the California Supreme Court will hear oral arguments in National Lawyers Guild, San Francisco Bay Area Chapter v. City of Hayward (Case No. S252445) The issue in the case is whether public agencies can charge the public for the cost of...

NLGSF seeks new Executive Director

2019 saw the SF/Bay Area NLG engaged in multiple areas of defense and resistance. Our members fought increasing attacks on migrants both here in the Bay and at the border. We continued to defend the ever growing numbers of those unhoused as well as those locked up...

NLGSF is seeking board members for April 2020 Elections

National Lawyers Guild SF Bay Area Chapter (NLGSF) is inviting committed and passionate members to run for a position on our Board of Directors. The NLGSF Board of Directors plays a crucial role in governance, fundraising, strategic planning, and supporting...

A big win for fight against Santa Rita jail!

Guild members Carey Lamprecht, Yolanda Huang and Dennis Cunningham got a huge win this week in their lawsuit against Santa Rita jail. Santa Rita staff were torturing prisoners through sleep deprivation. As a result of fierce organizing from the imprisoned women at...