Our weekly digest of client news and events.
(Image courtesy of East Bay Asian Local Development Corporation)
Civil rights groups, including ACLU of Northern California and the Lawyers' Committee for Civil Rights of the Bay Area, and a local law firm, are challenging the constitutionality of Oakland's housing authority’s loitering ordinance. According to the lawsuit, the ordinance is being used by the OHA Police Department to harass residents and visitors, and charge them with infractions that put their housing at risk. SF Chronicle, East Bay Times, SF Gate, East Bay Express and KPIX.
Power California opened a phone bank center in Los Angeles with a goal of reaching 52,000 young adults in the county and 100,000 statewide prior to the midterm election. Univision.
Through its work with the San Pablo Area Revitalization Collaborative, the East Bay Asian Local Development Corporation and its partners are transforming a liquor store into a destination for young people learning how to make it in the music business. KRON.
Mama's Day Bail Out with Essie Justice Group. East Bay Express.