Progressive lawyer Boudin wins San Francisco’s DA race
Sunday, 10 November 2019 SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A progressive lawyer who campaigned to reform the criminal justice system has won San Francisco’s tightly contested race for district attorney. Chesa Boudin (CHAY-sah boo-DEEN) declared victory Saturday night after four days of ballot counting determined he was ahead of Suzy Loftus by a slim margin. Loftus, who was appointed interim […]
Chesa Boudin celebrated his election victory in the race to become SF's District Attorney,. As Betty Yu reports, he was the most progressive candidate on the ballot focusing on reform over incarceration.