For example, the district attorney
in Coos County makes $17,000 less than the DA in Crook County, even though the population there is two-thirds smaller.
Benny Osorio prevailed in the trials while facing a relentless stream of difficulties, including witness problems and complex legal issues, said the Association of Deputy District Attorneys
of Los Angeles County.
Hynes is a proud and life-long resident of Brooklyn, where he was born and raised in the Flatbush section of the borough.
When the Kings County, New York, district attorney
(DA) took office in January 1990, the borough of Brooklyn was besieged by virtually insurmountable problems, such as burgeoning drug use, increasing street violence, crumbling community institutions, and a deteriorating infrastructure.
The board's vote follows reports that more than two dozen contribution violations occurred in 2003-04, including instances involving District Attorney
Steve Cooley and Supervisors Michael D.
Under a motion by Yaroslavsky, the supervisors directed County Counsel Ray Fortner, District Attorney
Steve Cooley and Registrar-Recorder Conny McCormack to put together a plan within a month that assigns responsibility for screening campaign finance filings, establishes a protocol to refer violations to Cooley's office and ensures that Cooley enforces the laws.
The district attorney
said the victim ``is uncooperative and unwilling to testify,'' and without that testimony, there was insufficient evidence to prove the drugs belonged to Wright.
The tremendous pressure of the Rampart scandal pushed the district attorney
to file a case.
Buckley, Deputy District Attorney
Michele Elizalde Daly and Appellate Attorney Debbie M.
Steve Cooley called it ``beyond a bad measure,'' contending it gives the supervisors discretion on how much money they want to give to his prosecutors, for example.
Gadsby Hannah LLP, a leading business and technology law firm, announced today that former Essex County District Attorney
and State Representative Kevin M.
Deputy District Attorney
David Berger will be transferring to the major- fraud division of the District Attorney
's Office on May 28 since the grant for his position as the team leader of the Lancaster Community Appreciation Project has expired.