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Sheriff Provides Trans Housing Update

Sheriff Provides Trans Housing Update

By Seth Hemmelgarn | Feb 18
San Francisco Sheriff Vicki Hennessy is asking for body scanners so that transgender inmates in jail can be searched electronically rather than relying on sheriff's deputies to examine people.

ADAP Problems Persist Throughout CA

ADAP Problems Persist Throughout CA

By Seth Hemmelgarn | Feb 18
California officials still haven't fixed problems with the state's AIDS Drug Assistance Program, months after issues with the system emerged.

SF Honors Peron for Medical Cannabis Work

SF Honors Peron for Medical Cannabis Work

By Sari Staver | Feb 18
More than 100 friends of Dennis Peron's came to San Francisco City Hall Tuesday afternoon to thank the ailing gay activist credited with founding the medical marijuana movement.

Castro Urgent Care Clinics Add HIV Prevention Service

Castro Urgent Care Clinics Add HIV Prevention Service

By Matthew S. Bajko | Feb 11
The two urgent care centers in the Castro are now offering treatment to patients who believe they may have been exposed to HIV in order to prevent them from acquiring the virus.

N.C. Redistricting: What's the Latest?

N.C. Redistricting: What's the Latest?

By Maria Dominguez | Feb 5
The U.S. Supreme Court (SCOTUS) recently heard arguments regarding the fairness of legislative districts that a three-judge district court panel had held to be unconstitutionally gerrymandered.

 Wiener Unveils LGBT Seniors Bill

Wiener Unveils LGBT Seniors Bill

By Matthew S. Bajko | Feb 4
LGBT seniors and HIV-positive people living in long-term care facilities throughout California would be protected from discrimination under a bill gay state Senator Scott Wiener (D-San Francisco) will introduce Thursday.

B.A.R. Rolls Out Besties Ballot

B.A.R. Rolls Out Besties Ballot

By Cynthia Laird | Feb 2
It's time for the Bay Area Reporter's annual readers' poll, the Besties: The LGBT Best of the Bay, and voting begins Thursday, February 2.

Strut Panel Talks Healing During Trump Era

Strut Panel Talks Healing During Trump Era

By David-Elijah Nahmod | Jan 28
Panelists speaking at an LGBT-focused discussion about how to survive the Trump administration urged attendees to develop strategies for keeping funding flowing to organizations and to personally share their stories.

Life Group LA Holds POZ Life Weekend Seminar

Life Group LA Holds POZ Life Weekend Seminar

Jan 26
Life Group LA POZ Life Weekend Seminar happens this weekend, January 28 and 29, in Los Angeles, CA. The POZ Life Weekend Seminar is a free event for those who attend.

Youth Organization Purchases Permanent Location

Youth Organization Purchases Permanent Location

By Lainey Millen | Jan 22
On Dec. 29, 2016, the Board of Directors of Time Out Youth Center (TOY) closed on the purchase of its first permanent location since the organization was established 25 years ago.

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