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Veterans jobs initiative moves forward

The proposed policy change is part of Councilmember Gloria’s ongoing effort to improve the City of San Diego’s connection to the local veteran community.

Family Research Council urges U.S. District Court to uphold Proposition 8

The Family Research Council, a Washington D.C. based organization dedicated to the “promotion of traditional marriage , family and the sanctity of human life in national policy” earlier this week submitted friend of the court brief in a lawsuit challenging the legality of Prop 8.

LGBT prisoner safety bill passes crucial assembly committee

The California State Assembly Committee on Public Safety yesterday passed the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Prisoner Safety Act, in a 6-0 vote. Sponsored by Equality California and introduced by Assemblymember Tom Ammiano (D-San Francisco), the bill is designed to prevent violence against LGBT people in the state prison system.

Speaking out- the dynamics of whistleblowing

Over the years, protections for whistleblowers have slowly made their way into corporate policy. They have also been written into bylaws. For decades, however, protecting a whistleblower was a slippery slope.

The Center appologizes for cameras having been turned away from Town Hall meeting

On January 10, community members involved with the organization of that night's Town Hall meeting prohibited Channel 10 News from entering the meeting, saying cameras would not be permitted to film the forum because The Center prohibited such an action. The Center, however, says that their policies were misinterpreted.