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Five Injuries That Can Ruin Your Holiday Plans

The holiday season fills our days with fun and excitement, creating memories that last a lifetime. It’s a time to feel warm, cozy and safe at home. Avoid creating the wrong kind of holiday moments by being aware of these potential risks. Top 5 Most Common Holiday Injuries: Decorating Risks: Every year, the decorations are… read more

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Pedestrian Injuries in Oakland

Hundreds of pedestrians suffer serious injuries from accidents with motor vehicles every year in Oakland. In some cases, pedestrians do not pay attention to changing road conditions and proceed in unsafe ways. In others, drivers do not pay attention to the pedestrians nearby or make sudden maneuvers too fast for pedestrians to react. The court… read more

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UC Berkeley Student Files Suit Against Former Campus Therapist

A student at the University of California Berkley has filed a sexual harassment suit against a former university employee. The suit names Eric Samuels as a defendant along with the Regents of the University of California. Samuels was a post-doctoral fellow a the Tang Center’s Counseling and Psychological Services on the UC Berkley Campus. The… read more

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Oakland Biking to Work Safety Tips

Many Americans use bicycles to commute for additional exercise and to save money on gas. While biking is a great activity and can help reduce traffic congestion and pollution from car exhaust, it’s important for bicyclists to be safe on the roads. Hundreds of people in Oakland and Alameda county are injured or killed every… read more

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Cal Student Sues, Alleges Sex Harassment by School Therapist

A California University at Berkley Student files a sexual harassment suit against a former university employee. Attorney John Winer is representing the student and says the former school therapist allegedly videotaped Roe at least once during one of the therapy sessions he had with her and may have used it for his personal gratification. You can… read more

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Daily Journal Reports: CAL Student Sues Campus Therapist

The Daily Journal reports on a complaint filed in Alameda County Superior Court against the Regents of the University of California and a university-employed trainee-therapist accuses him of Title IX sexual harassment, among other allegations. Attorney John Winer is defending the UC Berkley student who claims the former university employee taped her and used it… read more

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