S.F’s district attorney on the death penalty – George Gascón – Sunday, May 1, 2011

S.F’s district attorney on the death penalty – George GascónSunday, May 1, 2011 When I was appointed district attorney by Mayor Gavin Newsom on Jan. 9, I stated that I was not categorically opposed to the death penalty and would consider it in appropriate cases. I have also stated that I do not personally believe the death penalty is a good tool. These remarks have been closely analyzed by many and have caused concern from some quarters, so I want to explain my position. I made those remarks for two primary reasons Continue reading: S.F’s district attorney on the death penalty – George Gascón – Sunday, May 1, 2011

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S.F’s district attorney on the death penalty – George Gascón – Sunday, May 1, 2011