Amanpour and Company

San Francisco's Polarizing District Attorney Joins the Show

Clip: 07/29/2021 | 17m 43s | Video has closed captioning.

Chesa Boudin was elected in 2019 on a progressive platform aimed at ending mass incarceration and addressing the root causes of crime. Now, just two years into his tenure, Boudin faces a recall effort to remove him from office. Michel Martin speaks with Boudin about a rise in violent crime and how the jailing of his parents informed his views on criminal justice.

Aired: 07/29/21

Rating: NR

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