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Campaign News | Feb 19, 2020

WitnessLA: Op-ED: Jackie Lacey Was My Boss. If She Truly Cared About Mental Health, My Brother Might Be Alive

District Attorney Jackie Lacey was at the Twin Towers jail聽on the day my brother died alone in his cell. Lacey toured the jail facility periodically during my career as a videographer at the District Attorney鈥檚 office. But her visit in June 2018, while unremarkable for her, turned out to be especially significant for me. At […]
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Campaign News | Feb 19, 2020

GASC脫N RELEASES PROPOSED REFORMS TO ENHANCE LAW ENFORCEMENT ACCOUNTABILITY & TRANSPARENCY

GASC脫N RELEASES PROPOSED REFORMS TO ENHANCE LAW ENFORCEMENT ACCOUNTABILITY & TRANSPARENCY LOS ANGELES聽鈥撀燭oday, George Gasc贸n’s campaign for District Attorney released a聽policy paper outlining his proposed reforms to hold law enforcement accountable and increase transparency. “Too often police use force because they can and not because they should,” said former District Attorney and Assistant Chief of […]
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Campaign News | Feb 19, 2020

GEORGE GASC脫N’S PLAN TO ENSURE POLICING IN LOS ANGELES COUNTY IS FAIR AND JUST

GEORGE GASC脫N鈥橲 PLAN TO ENSURE聽 LAW ENFORCEMENT ACCOUNTABILITY Ensuring Policing in Los Angeles County is Fair and Just Too often police use force because they can and not because they should, and the unequal and excessive application of force against communities of color undermines police legitimacy and community safety. Make no mistake, we have a […]
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Campaign News | Feb 18, 2020

HUFFPOST: Kamala Harris Endorses George Gasc贸n In Heated LA District Attorney Race

Sen. Kamala Harris (D-Calif.) endorsed George Gasc贸n on Tuesday in his campaign to be the next district attorney of Los Angeles County,聽which has become a major battleground for progressives with an eye toward prison reform. 鈥淕eorge Gasc贸n is a proven leader of national significance when it comes to reforming our criminal justice system,鈥 Harris, who […]
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Campaign News | Feb 18, 2020

UNITED STATES SENATOR KAMALA HARRIS ENDORSES GASC脫N FOR LOS ANGELES DISTRICT ATTORNEY

LOS ANGELES 鈥 Today, United States Senator Kamala Harris聽threw her support behind George Gasc贸n to be LA County’s next District Attorney. “George Gasc贸n is a proven leader of national significance when it comes to reforming our criminal justice system,” said U.S. Senator Kamala Harris. “As DA of San Francisco, George led fights to reform the […]
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