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right-to-know ordinance

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SF shelves cell phone radiation ordinance

After a lawsuit from a cell phone trade group, San Francisco's Right to Know ordinance has been put on an indefinite hold. Amended legislation, however, will likely come in its place.

By May 6, 2011

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Shocker: The most-deaf musicians aren't rockers

But who is? You might be surprised.

By April 12, 2014

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Proposed SF ordinance would place new restrictions on cell phone antennas

Under legislation proposed by Supervisor John Avalos, cell phone carriers would face new restrictions when installing new cell phone antennas on public property.

By August 12, 2010

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Town considers licenses for 'drone hunting'

Deer Trail, Colo., is looking at passing an ordinance that would provide for licenses and bounties for "legal" hunting of federal government drones.

By July 18, 2013

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San Francisco finally kills cell phone radiation law

The San Francisco Board of Supervisors ends its 3-year battle with the wireless industry by agreeing to a permanent injunction against the "Right to Know" ordinance.

By May 8, 2013

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SF takes first step to approve watered-down cellphone radiation settlement

San Francisco's Board of Supervisors approves a proposed settlement with the wireless industry over the "Right to Know" ordinance. Health care advocates wanted a tougher measure.

By April 19, 2013

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Wireless industry waits for SF's next move on cell phone radiation

A federal appeals court has blocked the city's cell phone radiation-warning ordinance, but San Francisco hasn't hinted what it will do next.

By September 11, 2012

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Congressman introduces new bill for cell-radiation warning labels

Rep. Dennis Kucinich (D-Ohio) introduces proposed legislation as a federal appeals court prepares to hear arguments on a similar San Francisco ordinance.

By August 6, 2012

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Wireless industry attorney: San Francisco phone law 'laughable'

CTIA attorney urges judge to freeze city ordinance requiring phone retailers to disclose possible health risks. San Francisco stands by its law, saying people should be educated about ways to reduce risk.

By August 9, 2012

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San Francisco faces wireless industry in court over radiation warnings

The city's law requiring cell phone retailers to disclose possible health risks from cell phone radiation will have an important day in court today.

By August 9, 2012