Foxx Accused of Going Too Easy on Chicago Looters

Raising the bar for which thefts constitute a felony in Chicago has not endeared prosecutor Kim Foxx to police and others concerned that last weekend’s looting will not get the proper punitive response. Foxx is standing by her policies, but her office said it has approved nearly all the felony charges police have brought so far.

Yolo County DA

A Prosecutor’s Success Story: Change Without Labels

The innovative DA’s office in California’s Yolo County illustrates how in some small and medium-sized jurisdictions, the difference between “progressive” and “mainstream” is only in the eye of the beholder.