Jeff Adachi


Not Guilty Plea Entered In San Francisco Homeless Shelter Killing

A 63-year-old man accused of fatally stabbing another man at a homeless shelter in San Francisco’s South of Market neighborhood last week pleaded not guilty to murder charges Tuesday.


San Francisco City Hall. (CBS)

San Francisco Pension Reform Measure Backed By Mayor Passes

Only one of two dueling measures to reform the pensions of San Francisco city workers was passed by voters Tuesday—a collaborative proposal crafted by various city officials and labor and business leaders.


Surveillance footage shows alleged misconduct by the San Francisco Police Department in the Richmond District on August 16, 2011. (

Public Defender Levies More Misconduct Charges Against SFPD

Public Defender Jeff Adachi has once again brought misconduct charges against the San Francisco Police Department, claiming officers stole from suspects and lied on police reports.


Ed Lee, San Francisco Mayor

Phil Matier: Political Fallout From San Francisco Mayoral Ballot Flap

Arguably, an investigation into the matter would take some time. The political fallout, on the other hand, could be near instantaneous.


Ballot Machine

SF Mayoral Candidates Call For Elections Monitors, Question Early Voting

Candidates vying for the San Francisco’s mayor’s seat are requesting federal and state monitors for the Nov. 8 election after allegations of ballot tampering in early voting.


Candidates for San Francisco mayor appear at a debate at the City Club of San Francisco, October 10, 2011. (CBS)

Few Distinctions In Latest San Francisco Mayoral Debate

The 11 candidates vying to be the next mayor of San Francisco all sounded remarkably similar Monday as they fielded questions about transportation, jobs, homelessness, even public nudity.


San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee and Public Defender Jeff Adachi (CBS)

SF Mayor Lee Declines Adachi Challenge On Pension Debate

San Francisco Public Defender Jeff Adachi sent a letter Thursday to Mayor Ed Lee challenging him to a public debate later this month on dueling pension reform measures that will appear on the city’s November ballot, but the mayor said he’s not interested.



San Francisco Labor, Business Lobby Unite On Pension Reform

The heads of the San Francisco Labor Council and the San Francisco Chamber of Commerce have agreed to co-chair the campaign for Mayor Ed Lee’s pension reform ballot measure.


Jeff Adachi

Adachi Joins Crowded Field In San Francisco Mayor’s Race

Public Defender Jeff Adachi highlighted “fiscal responsibility” as he filed his mayoral nomination papers just before the late afternoon deadline at City Hall on Friday.


San Francisco City Hall (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Another Pension Reform Plan Makes It Onto San Francisco’s Nov. Ballot

The San Francisco Board of Supervisors Tuesday approved a pension and health care reform plan to be placed on the November ballot.





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