Stories about Hillary Ronen
Settlement ends the horror story that was the Jamal Trulove case -- but none of the people charged with putting an innocent man in jail has faced any discipline. Plus: The right sign for the Harvey Milk Terminal and report that shows where the real housing crisis is. That's The Agenda for March 18-24
More than 1,000 gather to mourn -- but also to insist that the public defender's legacy will continue.
Vallie Brown is the incumbent, but it appears that Preston is the front-runner in the D5 race.
Mar and eight colleagues support plan to limit pay-to-play and secret independent-expenditure campaigns.
Plus: Kicking the NRA out of the SFPD, protecting the rights of minors to have a lawyer when they are questioned by the local cops -- and a Right of First Refusal for nonprofits to buy multi-family housing. That's The Agenda for Feb. 11-17.
Mayor, supes have some competing priorities for money from education fund. Plus a vacancy tax -- and why we need it. That's The Agenda for Feb. 4-11.
Chesa Boudin, a deputy public defender whose life has been shaped by the criminal justice system, offers a new perspective in a campaign dominated by tough-on-crime candidates.
Plus: Yee puts progressives in control of key committees.
The first assignments are not a sign of what the new board president is going to do.
Some progressives side with moderates to elect a cautious, compromise leader -- but Ronen emerges with a powerful political base.