Public Defender Adachi Mourned By Hundreds During City Hall MemorialHundreds of people mourning the death of San Francisco Public Defender Jeff Adachi packed City Hall Monday morning to remember his legacy as the city's first Asian American elected to the position.
Sudden Death Of Public Defender Adachi Stuns City Workers, Raises QuestionsCity employees on Monday returned to work to face the sobering reality of San Francisco Public Defender Jeff Adachi's sudden death during the past weekend.
San Francisco Public Defender Jeff Adachi Dies at Age 59 San Francisco public defender Jeff Adachi has died. He was 59.
San Francisco Public Defender Seeks To Recuse Judge Over Alleged Bias Against LatinosSan Francisco Public Defender Jeff Adachi Tuesday filed a motion to recuse a judge from a murder trial, alleging the judge is biased against Latino defendants.
California Attorney General Backs Changing Money Bail SystemJudges must consider suspects' ability to pay when they set bail amounts, California Attorney General Xavier Becerra said Tuesday, adding momentum to ongoing talks aimed at finding a better way to make sure suspects show up in court.
Adachi Accuses Deputies Allegedly Involved In Brutal Suspect Beating Of Cover UpSan Francisco Public Defender Jeff Adachi Thursday refuted newly-released statements by two Alameda County sheriff's deputies about the beating a suspect after he led them on a high-speed chase from unincorporated San Leandro to San Francisco last November.
SF Public Defender Worried Prostitutes Skip Condom Use Over Prosecution FearsSan Francisco's Public Defender is raising concerns about condoms being used as evidence in prostitution cases and wonders if sex workers are practicing safe sex.