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Protests over police brutality and criminal justice reform intensify race for L.A. district attorney

Jul 04, 2020

LOS ANGELES – The November contest between Lacey and former San Francisco Dist. Atty. George Gasc贸n to oversee the nation鈥檚 largest prosecutor鈥檚 office had already been framed as a test of appetites for criminal justice reform, with Gasc贸n the flag-bearer for a nationwide movement to elect progressive prosecutors and Lacey representing a more traditional approach to crime and punishment.