Friday, January 8, 2016
Christopher Hite, who spent nearly 18 years as a deputy public defender and was instrumental in developing the San Francisco Public Defender’s racial justice initiatives , was sworn in today as a San Francisco Superior Court judge.
Monday, June 29, 2015
The American Bar Association has selected the San Francisco Public Defender’s Office for its 2015 Hodson Award for Public Service.
Friday, June 19, 2015
San Francisco, CA — Prosecutors on Thursday dropped all charges against an Uber driver accused of assaulting a passenger and smacking the gold iPhone from his hand, San Francisco Public Defender Jeff Adachi announced today.
Wednesday, April 22, 2015
A visually impaired man who was temporarily blinded in a vicious attack was acquitted of assaulting a female bar patron after a jury determined he acted in self-defense, San Francisco Public Defender Jeff Adachi announced today.
Monday, March 9, 2015
A Day in the Life: SF Examiner profiles Deputy Public Defender Tal Klement.
Wednesday, February 25, 2015
PBS Newshour talks to SF Public Defender Jeff Adachi about the city’s new veterans court.
Wednesday, January 28, 2015
San Francisco, CA — San Francisco Public Defender Jeff Adachi today released video showing a deputy public defender being unlawfully arrested outside a courtroom as she attempted to protect her client’s right to counsel. The cell phone footage, taken Tuesday afternoon inside the San Francisco’s Hall of Justice , shows San Francisco Police Inspector Brian […]