Jeff Adachi News

Public Defender Jeff Adachi (S.F. Examiner file photo)

SF judges knew search warrants targeted member of the press in raid on journalist’s home

Officers sought information on a leaked police report detailing public defender’s death

 

First Amendment advocates condemn raid of journalist’s home, office in leak of Adachi report

First Amendment advocates condemn raid of journalist’s home, office in leak of Adachi report

Advocates say warrants issued for raid of Bryan Carmody’s home and office was “improper”

 

San Francisco Public Defender Jeff Adachi. (Kevin N. Hume/S.F. Examiner)

San Francisco police raid home of journalist to find who leaked Adachi report

Police raided the home and office of a freelance journalist Friday morning.

 

Members of the Board of Supervisors on Thursday questioned police officials about the unauthorized release of an investigative report on the death of Public Defender Jeff Adachi. (Kevin N. Hume/S.F. Examiner)

Supes seek answers in leak of police report on death of Jeff Adachi

Freelance reporter allegedly sold the document to media outlets for $2,500 each

Members of the Board of Supervisors on Thursday questioned police officials about the unauthorized release of an investigative report on the death of Public Defender Jeff Adachi. (Kevin N. Hume/S.F. Examiner)
Manohar Raju speaks after Mayor London Breed appointed him as San Francisco Public Defender at City Hall on Monday, March 11, 2019. (Kevin N. Hume/S.F. Examiner)

New public defender picks up battle against overzealous prosecutors in honor of Adachi

Manohar Raju pushes for bill to reduce overcharging in felony cases

Manohar Raju speaks after Mayor London Breed appointed him as San Francisco Public Defender at City Hall on Monday, March 11, 2019. (Kevin N. Hume/S.F. Examiner)
Public Defender Jeff Adachi died suddenly on Feb. 22, 2019. (Kevin N. Hume/S.F. Examiner)

Jeff Adachi’s death ruled an accident caused by mix of alcohol, cocaine, heart problems

San Francisco Public Defender Jeff Adachi’s sudden death last month was accidental,…

Public Defender Jeff Adachi died suddenly on Feb. 22, 2019. (Kevin N. Hume/S.F. Examiner)
SF could name street in honor of late Public Defender Jeff Adachi

SF could name street in honor of late Public Defender Jeff Adachi

A small South of Market street near San Francisco’s Public Defender’s Office…

SF could name street in honor of late Public Defender Jeff Adachi
San Francisco Police Officers Association panel member Gary Delagnes questions Police Chief Bill Scott during an arbitration hearing at the Hall of Justice on Tuesday, April 17, 2018. (Kevin N. Hume/S.F. Examiner)

SFPOA splits from ex-president Gary Delagnes over remarks about Adachi

For years, the name Gary Delagnes has been synonymous with the San…

San Francisco Police Officers Association panel member Gary Delagnes questions Police Chief Bill Scott during an arbitration hearing at the Hall of Justice on Tuesday, April 17, 2018. (Kevin N. Hume/S.F. Examiner)
Manohar Raju speaks after Mayor London Breed appointed him as San Francisco Public Defender at City Hall on Monday, March 11, 2019. (Kevin N. Hume/S.F. Examiner)

Breed taps Manohar Raju as successor to late Public Defender Jeff Adachi

Mayor London Breed has named an insider at the Public Defender’s Office…

Manohar Raju speaks after Mayor London Breed appointed him as San Francisco Public Defender at City Hall on Monday, March 11, 2019. (Kevin N. Hume/S.F. Examiner)
Matt Gonzalez, Chief Attorney for the Public Defender's Office, speaks at a memorial service for Public Defender Jeff Adachi at City Hall on Monday, March 4, 2019. (Kevin N. Hume/S.F. Examiner)

Jeff Adachi memorialized at City Hall as fighter of injustice and product of adversity

Growing up in Sacramento, Jeff Adachi wrote pamphlets about his coin and…

Matt Gonzalez, Chief Attorney for the Public Defender's Office, speaks at a memorial service for Public Defender Jeff Adachi at City Hall on Monday, March 4, 2019. (Kevin N. Hume/S.F. Examiner)
Hundreds march in honor of late Public Defender Jeff Adachi on Wednesday, Feb. 27, 2019. (Kevin N. Hume/S.F. Examiner)

Mourners march to remember Public Defender Jeff Adachi

Five days after the death of Public Defender Jeff Adachi, hundreds marched…

Hundreds march in honor of late Public Defender Jeff Adachi on Wednesday, Feb. 27, 2019. (Kevin N. Hume/S.F. Examiner)
(Kevin N. Hume/S.F. Examiner)

Supervisors denounce leak of police report on death of Jeff Adachi

Concerned that police leaked salacious details about the sudden death of Public…

(Kevin N. Hume/S.F. Examiner)