Uber Technologies Inc was ordered by a U.S. judge on Friday to face a lawsuit claiming its illegal predatory pricing and other anticompetitive practices stifled competition, and drove rival Sidecar Technologies Inc out of business.
He vows to defy the stay at home order Friday and open up his shop.
“I’m going to stand my ground,” Desmarais said. „I was a former law enforcement officer. I understand what they have to do but I’m an American I also feel I have rights.“
House Speaker Nancy Pelosi will face a spirited challenge from activist and attorney Shahid Buttar in the November general election.
Buttar represents a unique, if unlikely challenge to Pelosi, the most powerful elected Democrat in the country and 33-year incumbent for San Francisco’s congressional seat. On Tuesday, Pelosi took 72.5 percent of the vote in California’s 12th Congressional District. Under the state’s unique primary system — where the top-two vote-getters in the primary make it to the general election, even if they belong to the same party — Buttar’s 12.7 percent was enough to get him on the November ballot.
Der Stadtrat von San Francisco hat in einer wegweisenden Verordnung die Anschaffung von Überwachungstechnologie für städtische Behörden erschwert. Diese müssen darlegen, wie die Privatsphäre beeinträchtigt wird und den Einsatz regelmäßig evaluieren. Die Verordnung verbietet zudem den Einsatz von Gesichtserkennung.