ORANGE COUNTY DISTRICT ATTORNEY PRESS RELEASE
Date: November 19, 2015
SANTA ANA, Calif. – The Orange County District Attorney’s Office (OCDA) was made aware through various media sources that a letter was sent to United States Attorney General Loretta Lynch signed by University of California, Irvine (UCI) Dean Erwin Chemerinsky, activist Angela Davis, the American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU), and former prosecutors and law professors, requesting that the United States Department of Justice conduct a review of the OCDA’s use of jailhouse informants. (Click here to read Chemerinsky’s letter).
The OCDA intends to respond in full at a later date. Immediately, the OCDA would like to make the following comment: Continue reading