Stories about Public Defender
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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.
And so should thousands of other Black and Latino men serving unjust sentences due to racist criminal justice policies.
It's the oligarchy vs. the community and the people as we head to the ballot
The district attorney was facing a political squeeze and in serious trouble. So now will the progressives find a candidate?
Chron, anti-crime group go after Judge Chris Hite because he doesn't want to send a young Black man to jail for car burglary
Chant says "Gascon must go!" Who would replace him?
In a sign that the power of the cops in Sacramento may be changing, senators berate law-enforcement lobbyists
Move puts state senator on the same side as group that has attacked his longtime friend and mentor, Mark Leno
As the candidates for mayor talk about police reform, we look back at what went wrong under the last administration