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Cyclist Cleared in Pedestrian Accident

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The case against a cyclist who struck a jaywalker in Noe Valley was dismissed after a jury voted overwhelmingly for his acquittal, San Francisco Public Defender Jeff Adachi announced today.

San Francisco Students Celebrate National Summer Learning Day with Jeff Adachi...

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Mo Magic Kicks Off Statewide Celebrations of Summer Learning

Why Audrie’s Law is Bad for California

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Mandatory minimums for youth is a step backward, and won't reduce sexual assaults or cyberbullying.

When a Juror Lies During Voir Dire

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What happens when a juror lies about his or her past during jury selection? Read Jeff Adachi's op-ed for the Daily Journal.

Puffed Up Marijuana Case Fizzles

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A good Samaritan who offered a pinch of marijuana to soothe a stressed out stranger only to have his compassion repaid with felony charges was acquitted following a jury trial, San Francisco Public Defender Jeff Adachi announced today.

Mourner Cleared of Mission District Attack

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A mourner falsely accused of attacking a woman at a Mission District memorial vigil has been acquitted, San Francisco Public Defender Jeff Adachi announced today.

‘Unlikely Coalition’ Takes on Achievement Gap

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Thursday fundraiser for Mo’ Magic unites neighborhoods, nonprofits, tech.

BMAGIC Celebrates 10 Years

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San Francisco Examiner reports on BMAGIC's 10 years of service.

LEAP Team Named Program of the Year

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Unique program keeps young people in the classroom and out of the courtroom.

2014 Public Defender Justice Summit The Jury Is Out Photos

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Here are photos from the recent 2014 Justice Summit held at Koret Auditorium.