Public Defender Jeff Adachi speaks to the Board of Supervisors Budget Committee on Thursday at City Hall. (James Chan/Special to S.F. Examiner)

Public Defender Jeff Adachi speaks to the Board of Supervisors Budget Committee on Thursday at City Hall. (James Chan/Special to S.F. Examiner)

Remembering Public Defender Jeff Adachi

San Francisco Public Defender Jeff Adachi died unexpectedly on Friday, Feb. 22, 2019. Adachi, 59, was elected last year to his fifth term as public defender, an office he had held since 2003. 

 

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SF Public Defender Jeff Adachi speaks during a rally at City Hall organized by the National Temporary Protected Status Alliance that is part of the "TPS Journey for Justice" bus tour across the country on Aug. 27, 2018. (Kevin N. Hume/S.F. Examiner)




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