Thursday, June 11, 2015
Read SF Weekly’s cover story on San Francisco Public Defender Jeff Adachi
Tuesday, May 26, 2015
Why courts deserve the same public scrutiny as cops–an article by Felony Manager Manohar Raju.
Tuesday, May 12, 2015
While citizens demand answers for the police killings of unarmed men of color nationally, an everyday injustice continues unabated in San Francisco: the profiling of African American women.
Thursday, May 7, 2015
San Francisco Public Defender Immigration Attorney Francisco Ugarte will be honored at a May 14 ceremony for his work empowering women facing deportation.
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.
Friday, April 17, 2015
Register now at sfjusticesummit.com
Wednesday, April 8, 2015
A man who suffered meth psychosis was acquitted of robbery and other felonies after a jury determined he entered a Mission District apartment under the delusion he would board a spaceship on its roof, San Francisco Public Defender Jeff Adachi announced today.
Friday, April 3, 2015
The most influential Stop Snitchin’ campaign in San Francisco isn’t in the Bayview or the Tenderloin. It lives on the streets and in the jails, wielding power over those you might not expect: police officers and sheriff’s deputies.
Thursday, April 2, 2015
A man who testified he acted in self-defense against a roommate who raped him was acquitted of all charges in the roommate’s 2011 death, San Francisco Public Defender Jeff Adachi announced today.
Friday, March 27, 2015
A man who endured years of harassment at the hands of his neighborhood beat officer was acquitted after his public defender argued the arrest was vindictive, San Francisco Public Defender Jeff Adachi announced today.