Blog Posts in March, 2022

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  • Judge Kentaji Brown Jackson's Confirmation Hearing
    Judge Kentaji Brown Jackson's Confirmation Hearing

    The confirmation hearing for Kentaji Brown Jackson, the first African-American woman ever nominated to the Supreme Court, begins today. Judge Jackson is also the first former public defender ever ...

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  • In the Best of times, Jail Food Is Not Winning Any Awards. These Are Not the Best of Times.
    In the Best of times, Jail Food Is Not Winning Any Awards. These Are Not the Best of Times.

    Since the start of the pandemic in March of 2020, hot meals have been suspended in Orange County jails. The initial decision was based on a lack of inmate work crews and a desire to avoid contact in ...

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  • New DA, Same Old Scandal Ridden DAs Office
    New DA, Same Old Scandal Ridden DAs Office

    It seems as if the Orange County District Attorney’s office has been mired in scandal for most of my career as a lawyer at this point. After a decades-long cover-up regarding the misuse of jailhouse ...

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