ACLU-SC and partner organizations have issued a sign-on letter requesting commitments to Fair Drug Enforcement, Strong Support for Rehabilitation, and True Justice for Juveniles from whoever becomes Los Angeles County’s new elected District Attorney.
The ACLU of Southern California is co-sponsoring a candidates’ forum on October 9, 2012, at 6 p.m. at Bethel A.M.E. Church in South Los Angeles. The race will be decided between Alan Jackson and Jackie Lacey; during the forum, the candidates will have an opportunity to address key policies.
The partner organizations have also released an infographic demonstrating the many critical decisions a D.A. makes that affect individuals going through the system, and a general education flyer explaining the importance of the D.A. office and its candidates.