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Campaign News | Sep 18, 2020

GASC脫N STATEMENT ON THE PASSING OF JUSTICE RUTH BADER GINSBURG

LOS ANGELES 鈥 Today, George Gasc贸n released the following statement following the tragic death of Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg. “The fight for equal justice just lost one of its most revered warriors,” said former District Attorney and Assistant Chief of the LAPD, George Gasc贸n.聽 “She is an icon of the gender equality movement, but from […]
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Campaign News - In the News | Sep 17, 2020

Progressive DAs Form New Alliance to Combat 鈥榯ough-on-crime鈥 Orgs

Four reform-minded California prosecutors have created their own lobbying organization to support progressive legislation and candidates, a group intended to challenge the law-and-order ethos and political heft of traditional law enforcement associations. The Prosecutors Alliance of California includes both current San Francisco District Attorney Chesa Boudin and his predecessor, George Gasc贸n, who is now running […]
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Campaign News | Sep 14, 2020

SURVIVORS OF CRIME LAUNCH “VICTIMS FOR GASC脫N” TO FIGHT THE FEAR TACTICS OF DA LACEY AND HER POLICE UNION ENABLERS

LOS ANGELES 鈥 Today, survivors of crime that work with a long list of victim advocacy groups in LA and beyond launched “Victims for Gasc贸n” in support of Gasc贸n’s candidacy for Los Angeles District Attorney. The group seeks to raise awareness about DA Lacey and her campaign’s backwards attempts to stoke fear as she runs […]
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Campaign News | Sep 14, 2020

GEORGE GASC脫N’S PROPOSED POLICIES ON ADVANCING A VICTIM-CENTERED APPROACH TO CRIMINAL JUSTICE IN LOS ANGELES

Victim-Centered Justice Supporting victims in their journey to becoming survivors is fundamental to community safety. When a person has been harmed, wronged, or experienced loss at the hands of another, they need justice and healing. The criminal justice system must ensure that they have the rights and resources necessary to defend themselves, as well as […]
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Campaign News | Sep 10, 2020

TOP PROSECUTOR IN AMERICA’S 2ND LARGEST JURISDICTION BACKS GASC脫N

LOS ANGELES 鈥 Today, Cook County State’s Attorney Kim Foxx endorsed George Gasc贸n to be the next District Attorney of Los Angeles. Foxx is the first African American woman to lead the Cook County State鈥檚 Attorney鈥檚 Office, which is the second largest prosecutor鈥檚 office in the country. “For too long, our dated system of justice […]
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