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The Bay Citizen: San Francisco Passes Cellphone Radiation Law

Apr 18, 2012


Avalos says measure could “save lives,” while wireless industry calls it “unnecessary yet harmful”

San Francisco supervisors on Tuesday unanimously approved legislation aimed at helping consumers reduce their exposure to cellphone radiation, a move that industry groups denounced but that Supervisor John Avalos said could “perhaps save lives.”

The new law revises a measure passed last year that was left in legal limbo after CTIA, the wireless telecommunications association, challenged it in a lawsuit. No other city in the nation has passed similar legislation.

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